Tag: analysis

PREDICTIVE ANALYSIS IN PREVENTING MISHAPS

-Summary of the article based on the transcript of Dr Data Show episode, “Five Ways Your Safety Depends on Machine Learning “ Predictive analysis is a technique of using existing data to predict what could happen in future. One application of this technique is in using predictive analysis as a norm in safety standards by guiding…
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April 4, 2019 0

NFL + Pizza + Data Science

A national pizza chain always runs sales during NFL playoff games.  The sales are presented in the form of discounts, i.e. 20, 30, 40 % off or free items. The CEO has challenged the CIO and IT team to find out if the sales are really working to increase the amount of goods sold, OR…
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January 14, 2019 0

Helping Others Learn

Thank you Kate, for encouraging us to be datacated.  I have been in the statistics and engineering field for thirty years.  Learning in the 1980’s how to solve matrix algebra problems by hand gives me an appreciation for the computerized tools available for visualization of today.  Prolific author Douglas Montgomery created volumes of books and…
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January 1, 2019 0