What is big data? That’s a good question. There seem to be as many definitions for big data as there are businesses, nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and individuals who want to benefit from it.
One popular interpretation of big data refers to extremely large datasets. A National Institute of Standards and Technology…Continue
Added by Jayesh Bapu Ahire on April 1, 2018 at 9:00pm — No Comments
Last week, I gave a one-hour seminar covering one of the machine learning tools which I have used extensively in my research: neural networks. Preparation of the seminar was very useful for me since it required me to make sure that I really understood how the networks function, and I (think I) finally got my head around back-propagation — more on that later. In this post,…Continue
Added by Jayesh Bapu Ahire on March 10, 2018 at 10:00pm — No Comments
As everyone knows Machine learning studies computer algorithms for learning to do stuff. We might, for instance, be interested in learning to complete a task, or to make accurate predictions, or to behave intelligently. The learning that is being done is always based on some sort of observations or data, such as examples…direct experience, or instruction. So in general, machine learning is about learning to do better in the future based on…Continue
Added by Jayesh Bapu Ahire on March 3, 2018 at 6:00am — No Comments
Raspberry Pi is a small computer that costs between $5 and $35 but can function as a desktop computer or be used for additional functions, such as building smart devices. Originally, the Pi was intended for usage in schools as a method of increasing interest in computers among children and as a tool to teach them basic coding.…Continue
Added by Jayesh Bapu Ahire on February 26, 2018 at 8:00pm — No Comments
Even those new to IT have probably heard that everyone is “moving to the cloud.” This transition from standard infrastructure is thanks in large part to Amazon Web Services.
Currently, AWS offers “over 90 fully featured services for computing, storage, networking, analytics, application services, deployment, identity and access management, directory services, security. All…Continue
Added by Jayesh Bapu Ahire on February 15, 2018 at 1:00am — No Comments