By Sean Owen, Robin Anil, Ted Dunning, Ellen Friedman

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Mahout in Action is a hands-on advent to computing device studying with Apache Mahout. Following real-world examples, the ebook offers sensible use instances after which illustrates how Mahout might be utilized to unravel them. encompasses a unfastened audio- and video-enhanced ebook.
About the Technology
A machine method that learns and adapts because it collects information should be rather strong. Mahout, Apache's open resource computing device studying venture, captures the center algorithms of advice platforms, category, and clustering in ready-to-use, scalable libraries. With Mahout, you could instantly practice on your personal tasks the computer studying options that force Amazon, Netflix, and others.
About this Book
This booklet covers desktop studying utilizing Apache Mahout. according to event with real-world purposes, it introduces sensible use situations and illustrates how Mahout should be utilized to resolve them. It locations specific specialise in problems with scalability and the way to use those thoughts opposed to huge information units utilizing the Apache Hadoop framework.

This booklet is written for builders accustomed to Java - no earlier adventure with Mahout is assumed.
What's Inside* Use workforce information to make person recommendations
* locate logical clusters inside your data
* filter out and refine with on-the-fly classification
* unfastened audio and video extras
Table of Contents<ol>* Meet Apache Mahout
<h5>PART 1 RECOMMENDATIONS</h5> * Introducing recommenders
* Representing recommender data
* Making recommendations
* Taking recommenders to production
* allotting advice computations
<h5>PART 2 CLUSTERING</h5> * advent to clustering
* Representing data
* Clustering algorithms in Mahout
* comparing and enhancing clustering quality
* Taking clustering to production
* Real-world purposes of clustering
<h5>PART three CLASSIFICATION</h5> * advent to classification
* education a classifier
* comparing and tuning a classifier
* Deploying a classifier
* Case learn: store It To Me
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These test preferences aren’t present in the training data fed into a recommender Download from Wow! com> 19 Evaluating a recommender engine under evaluation. Instead, the recommender is asked to estimate preferences for the missing test data, and estimates are compared to the actual values. From there, it’s fairly simple to produce a kind of score for the recommender. For example, it’s possible to compute the average difference between estimate and actual preference. With a score of this type, lower is better, because that would mean the estimates differed from the actual preference values by less.

That leaves books 104, 105, and 106 as possible recommendations. 0 for item 104. Now, run the following code. csv")); Load data file UserSimilarity similarity = new PearsonCorrelationSimilarity (model); UserNeighborhood neighborhood = Download from Wow! 2. Not all Mahout-based recommenders will look like this—some will employ different components with different relationships. But this gives a sense of what’s going on in the example. We’ll discuss each of these components in more detail in the next two chapters, but we can summarize the role of each component now.

It may mean the difference between having to invest in a lot more RAM and maybe a new 64-bit system, and not having to. That’s a small but real savings. 4 FastByIDMap and FastIDSet You won’t be surprised to hear that the Mahout recommenders make heavy use of typical data structures like maps and sets, but they don’t use the normal Java collections implementations like TreeSet and HashMap. Instead, throughout the implementation and API you’ll find FastMap, FastByIDMap, and FastIDSet. These are something like Map and Set, but they’re specialized explicitly and only for what Mahout recommenders need.

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