Wondering how the words, fashion, weather and predictive analytics are connected?
Here’s a poser – what is one of the biggest challenges before the global fashion industry today? Weather. You wouldn’t have guessed it, right?
Pick up any fashion magazine, read any fashion portal, white paper…. you name it, unpredictable weather is on the Top-5…Continue
Added by Hemant Warudkar on July 27, 2018 at 4:13am — No Comments
Every year, late in the summer, waves of warm air come off the African continent and enter into the warm open seas of the mid-Atlantic Ocean. When the conditions are right, these waves of warm air form into tropical depressions. Tropical depressions can then turn into a tropical storm, which is when the storms are given a human moniker thus becoming an official “named storm." After that they can become hurricanes of varying intensity and…Continue
Added by sasha blumenfeld on October 16, 2017 at 10:30am — No Comments
Shahab Sheikh-Bahaei, Ph.D.*
Principal Data Scientist
Machine Learning (ML) is closely related to computational statistics which focuses on prediction-making through the use of computers. ML is a modern approach to an old problem: predictive inference. It makes an inference from “feature” space to “outcome/target” space.…Continue
Added by Shahab Sheikh-Bahaei on July 6, 2017 at 4:30pm — No Comments
Big Data has been around, in one form or another, for quite some time. In fact, it even pre-dates computers, if you can believe such a thing! The reason all the Big Data hype is because advances in computers, the Internet, wireless networking, and the cloud have combined to really bring out the best in Big Data. It's through all of the innovations of the past two decades that the extent of Big Data's true potential is finally being realized.
Naturally, there are still questions and…Continue