BIG DATA: Towards a more resilient future…

We live in a world which is highly driven by data, the data that might be both structured, semi-structured or unstructured. According to an estimate, by the year 2020 our accumulated digital universe of data will grow from 4.4 zettabytes today to around 44 zettabytes (44 trillion gigabytes or to put in perspective, 44,000,000,000,000 GB). … More BIG DATA: Towards a more resilient future…

Young Data Scientist Challenge’16 (ZS) – Probability Approach

ZS Associates had organised a data science competition last weekend (29th to 31st July). It was long awaited and a total of 7000 participants had registered for it. Data was released on 29th July at 12:00 a.m. Understanding the data was a big challenge and it was very different from train-test setting I used to … More Young Data Scientist Challenge’16 (ZS) – Probability Approach

Young Data Scientist Challenge’16 (ZS) – sklearn Approach

ZS Associates hosted a data science competition on HackerRank last weekend. This was my final code submission for the competition. The data set was very tricky this time. Most of my time was spent trying to create a suitable dataset on which I could train my model and predict the solution. The evaluation metric they … More Young Data Scientist Challenge’16 (ZS) – sklearn Approach