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Microsoft R Open 4.0.2 now available
Microsoft R Open 4.0.2 has been released, combining the latest R language engine with multi-processor performance and tools for managing R packages reproducibly. You can download Microsoft R Open 4.0.2 for Windows,and Linux from MRAN now. Microsoft R Open is 100% compatible with all R version 4 scripts and packages, …
Three Trends in Data Science Jobs You Should Know
If you are a Data Scientist wondering what companies could have the most career opportunities or an employer looking to hire the best data science talent but aren’t sure what titles to use in your job listings — a recent report using Diffbot’s Knowledge Graph could hold some answers for …
MLOPS with R and GitHub Actions
With thanks to the kind folks at Lander Analytics, video from my New York R Conference talk earlier this month is now available to view. The slides are also available for download in PDF format. In my talk, I described how I automated the deployment of a Shiny app using …
Create and deploy a Custom Vision predictive service in R with AzureVision
The AzureVision package is an R frontend to Azure Computer Vision and Azure Custom Vision. These services let you leverage Microsoft’s Azure cloud to carry out visual recognition tasks using advanced image processing models, with minimal machine learning expertise. The basic idea behind Custom Vision is to take a pre-built …
AzureQstor: R interface to Azure Queue Storage now on GitHub
This post is to announce that the AzureQstor package is now on GitHub. AzureQstor provides an R interface to Azure queue storage, building on the facilities provided by AzureStor. Queue Storage is a service for storing large numbers of messages, for example from automated sensors, that can be accessed remotely …
Forecasting Best Practices, from Microsoft
Microsoft has released a GitHub repository to share best practices for time series forecasting. From the repo: Time series forecasting is one of the most important topics in data science. Almost every business needs to predict the future in order to make better decisions and allocate resources more effectively. This …
Azure has the most Cloud Regions, and it's not even close
The big cloud providers are expanding globally by adding more Global Regions. Google recently announced a new mountain west region. Plus, all the other providers have plans to expand globally. … The post Azure has the most Cloud Regions, and it's not even close appeared first on Data Science 101.
Cloud Data Science 9
Lots of announcements this week, so without delay, let’s get right to Cloud Data Science 9. News Google Announces Cloud SQL for Microsoft SQL ServerGoogle’s Cloud SQL now supports SQL … The post Cloud Data Science 9 appeared first on Data Science 101.
Microsoft Announcements on Azure Artificial Intelligence
In this contributed article, Arindam Ray Chaudhuri, COO at AgreeYa, shares the new and exciting Azure AI developments. With the effective utilization of Azure Machine Learning, Azure Databricks and ONNX, organizations can build, train and deploy their machine learning models efficiently and seamlessly.
Microsoft Certifications to retire in 2020
Microsoft has just announced the end of some long standing certifications. The following Microsoft certifications are set to retire in 2020. Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert … The post Microsoft Certifications to retire in 2020 appeared first on Data Science 101.
MLOPS for R with Azure Machine Learning
The video recording of my RStudio::conf talk, MLOPS for R with Azure Machine Learning, is now available for streaming thanks to the fine folks at RStudio. The talk begins with a general discussion of MLOps (Machine Learning Operations) and how it differs from DevOps as applied to traditional (non-ML-based) applications. …
Cloud Data Science 7
Welcome to Cloud Data Science 7. Announcements around an exciting new open-source deep learning library, a new data challenge and more. News Microsoft Releases DeepSpeed for Training very large ModelsDeepSpeed … The post Cloud Data Science 7 appeared first on Data Science 101.
Best of 2019: The Misleading Language of Artificial Intelligence
[September 27, 2019] Language is imprecise, vague, context-specific, sentence-structure-dependent, full of fifty shades of gray (or grey). It’s what we use to describe progress in artificial intelligence, in improving computers’ performance in tasks such as accurately identifying images or translating … Continue reading →
Cloud Data Science News #2
2020 is now in full swing and the announcements are starting to show up. There are some good ones this week. News Google Releases a tool for Automated Exploratory Data AnalysisExploring data is one of the first activities a data scientist performs after getting access to the data. This command-line …
Cloud Data Science News #2
2020 is now in full swing and the announcements are starting to show up. There are some good ones this week. News Google Releases a tool for Automated Exploratory Data …
Cloud Data Science News – Beta 6
Wow, the last two weeks were taken over by the flurry of announcements from Amazon. Even though Amazon is taking a break from announcements (probably focusing on Christmas shoppers), there are still some updates in the cloud data science world. Here they are. News Google AutoML for Natural Language goes …
Cloud Data Science News in 60, Beta #5
In case you don’t have time or the patience to read the entire post, Cloud Data Science News – Beta #5; you can watch the quick 60 second overview. Tons of machine learning news out of Amazon AWS. If you would like to get the updates as a weekly email, …
How to Switch Workspaces in Azure ML
Azure Machine Learning allows a person to have multiple Workspaces. It is not clearly obvious how to switch to a different Workspace. This video will provide a quick example of how to switch to a different Workspace.