Tools & Techniques Posts

Sarita Digumarti


July 22nd, 2016

Machine Learning algorithms are increasingly being used in data science, and are able to generate better, more accurate results over more traditional statistical methods. There are two distinct schools of thought that have emerged in analytics – th...

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Sanchita Lobo


June 18th, 2016

Anand Gopal, the author of this post, is the co-founder & product head of Voiro.com, a revenue management solution for premium digital publis...

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Sharan


June 8th, 2016

This week we are very excited to share a guest article shared by our Jigsaw-Bocconi EPBA (Executive Programme in Business Analytics) student Abhishek Mittal. In this article, Abhishek ...

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Sharan


May 10th, 2016

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This week we have a guest author Dipa Dubhashi, who also developed our newly launched Apache Spark course. Dipa is leading the Project Management division at...

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Sharan


April 22nd, 2016

This week we have a guest article by the PGDM students of MYRA Business School as part of their curriculum’s research presentation. The contributors to the project, in alphabetical order, ar...

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Augusteen Peter


April 5th, 2016

Data mining is a process of detecting a relevant pattern in the database. For example a pattern might indicate that low average annual salary customers are most likely to be loan defaulters....

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Kafeel Basha


March 11th, 2016

Survival analysis is a collection of statistical procedures for data analysis for which the outcome variable of interest is time until an event occurs. The event c...

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Gunnvant Singh


January 18th, 2016

It makes sense to start New Year on a lighter note. In this post, I will talk about a fun way to visualize multivariate data using a statistical device called Chernoff's faces. The goal of Chernoff's faces is to show a ...

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Vinod Raju


January 13th, 2016

Distributed computing or parallel processing has been around since the 1920's Programming languages forked out into two major categories namely, functional style and imperative (procedural style). Ho...

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Neha Shitut


October 19th, 2015

Linear Regression is a statistical modelling technique used to derive relationships between independent variables and the dependent variable. ...

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Augusteen Peter


September 18th, 2015

Measures of central tendency is one of the most popular techniques used for data summarization of a series. When you have a large amount of d...

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