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Converting Arbitrary R Expressions to PMML

MichaelZeller - October 29, 2015

The pmmlTransformations R package can be used to transform data and add new features to be used in predictive PMML models.In this blog post, we will focus…

Analytics
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Big Data Insights Through Predictive Analytics, Open Standards and Cloud Computing

MichaelZeller - October 17, 2012

Organizations increasingly recognize the value that predictive analytics and big data offer to their business. The complexity of development, integration, and deployment of predictive solutions, however, is…

Modeling
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ACM Data Mining Talk: Representing Solutions with PMML

MichaelZeller - September 25, 2012

Dr. Alex Guazzelli's talk on PMML and Predictive Analytics to the ACM Data Mining Bay Area/SF group at the LinkedIn auditorium in Sunnyvale, CA.Abstract:  (more…)

Predictive Analytics
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Predictive Maintenance Solutions made possible by Big Data, Open Standards, and Analytics

MichaelZeller - September 18, 2012

Predictive analytics is an integral part of our daily lives. At this very moment, predictive solutions are busy at work, monitoring financial transactions for fraud and abuse,…

Data Mining
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Predictive Model Deployment and Execution Made Easy with PMML

MichaelZeller - September 13, 2012

Developed by the Data Mining Group (DMG), an independent, vendor led committee, PMML provides an open standard for representing data mining models. In this way, models can…

Analytics
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Predicting the future … in four parts

MichaelZeller - July 17, 2012

I recently finished writing a four-part article series about predictive analytics entitled Predicting the Future. The topic is near and dear to my heart, since I have…

Predictive Analytics
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The Netflix Prize, Occam’s Razor and PMML

MichaelZeller - May 4, 2012

I just finished reading an excellent posting on the Netflix Tech Blog by Xavier Amatriain and Justin Basilico. Entitled "Netflix Recommendations: Beyond the 5 stars (Part 1)",…

Analytics
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Operational Deployment of Predictive Solutions: Lost in Translation? Not with PMML

MichaelZeller - December 16, 2011

Traditionally, the deployment of predictive solutions have been, to put it mildly, cumbersome. As shown in the Figure below, data mining scientists work hard to analyze historical…

Analytics
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In-database Scoring with PMML, Zementis, and Sybase IQ: Big Data Analytics Made Easy

MichaelZeller - December 12, 2011

Not all analytic tasks are born the same. If one is confronted with massive volumes of data that need to be scored on a regular basis, in-database…

Data Warehousing
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Predictive Analytics Toolkit: Open Standards and Cloud Computing

MichaelZeller - February 11, 2011

Organizations around the globe increasingly recognize the value that predictive analytics off (more…)