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Data Science Glossary

Looking to learn some of the common data science, machine learning and artificial intelligence terminology?

You’ve come to the right place. At RapidMiner, we’re on a mission to make AI available for anyone, no matter their experience or resource levels.

Here, we’ve compiled a repository of common terms used in the data science, machine learning and artificial intelligence space. Read through the topics that interest you and check back often. In an industry that’s changing at such a rapid pace, we will be adding and updating content frequently.

Before you know it, you’ll be ready to implement the things you’ve learned. And when that time comes, you can get started with RapidMiner for free!

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Anomaly Detection

What is anomaly detection? In data science, anomaly de­tection is the process of identifying events and observations that deviate from a dataset’s usual pattern. As

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Artificial Intelligence

Artificial intelligence is changing our world in more ways than we can see or even imagine. But there’s a lot of fiction about the fact of AI. This article explains everything you need to know about AI, what it really does and why it matters.

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Big Data

If data is the fuel for machine learning, then big data is the space age lighter fluid that sets machine learning on fire. Learn about it here.

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Data Mining Tools

Data mining tools are used to uncover patterns inside large sets of data to predict future outcomes. Learn more about data mining with RapidMiner.

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Data Preparation

Are you wondering what relevance data preparation has to your company or organization? Here’s what you don’t know about data prep and how it can help you.

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Data Science

Data science is helping us change our world in ways we never even knew. Do you know how it works and why it’s important? Read this article to find out.

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Edge Computing

What is edge computing? Edge computing has been gaining popularity in enterprise tech—especially in the manufacturing, utility, and shipping industries—and you may be wondering if it’s

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Ensemble Learning

What is ensemble learning? Ensemble learning is a method for improving predictive performance by combining different machine learning models—much as you might blend different instruments and voices

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Machine Learning

Are you wondering what machine learning (ML) is and how it can help your business? This article tells you all about it and how it works.

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Price Optimization

Machine learning driven price optimization is reshaping industries from hotels to retail. Learn what it is what it can do for you.

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Reinforcement Learning

What exactly is reinforcement learning? Reinforcement learning is a trial-and-error training method for machine learning models. This approach is especially useful for teaching computers to make sequential,

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Risk Management

Modern risk management demands the latest data science technology. Learn the opportunities and challenges involved in optimizing your business.

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You’ve probably heard the term “upskilling” in relation to machine learning and data science. But what does it mean, exactly, and why does doing it

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