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Functional Programming with Python

Reading Time: 4 minutes What is Functional Programming? “Functional programming is a programming paradigm that treats computation as the evaluation of mathematical functions and avoids state and mutable data”. In other words, functional programming (FP) promotes code with no side effects and immutable variables. It is a declarative type of programming style. Its main focus is on “what to solve” in contrast to an imperative style where the main Continue Reading

How to install python in target host using Ansible

Reading Time: 3 minutes Ansible is an open-source automation engine that automates software provisioning, configuration management, and application deployment. It is quickly becoming the popular configuration management tool today. It lets you to control and config the target nodes from single host machine. As we know the only requirement in target machine is the modern version of python installed. But what if the python version is not installed on Continue Reading

GitPython: How to use Git with Python

Reading Time: 4 minutes GitPython is a python library used to interact with git repositories. It is a module in python used to access our git repositories. It provides abstractions of git objects for easy access of repository data, and additionally allows you to access the git repository more directly using pure python implementation. Requirements for GitPython Python3 Git GitPython module pip and virtualenv, which come packaged with Python Continue Reading

Running Apache Airflow DAG with Docker

Reading Time: 3 minutes In this blog, we are going to run the sample dynamic DAG using docker. Before that, let’s get a quick idea about the airflow and some of its terms. What is Airflow? Airflow is a workflow engine which is responsible for managing and scheduling running jobs and data pipelines. It ensures that the jobs are ordered correctly based on dependencies and also manages the allocation Continue Reading

Product demand forecasting with Knime

Reading Time: 5 minutes In this blog, we are going to see, Importance of demand forecasting and how we can easily create these forecasting workflows with Knime. Market request forecasting is a basic procedure for any business, however maybe none more so than those in buyer packaged products. Stock, production, storage, delivering, showcasing – each aspect of CPG and retail organizations’ activities are influenced by accurate forecasting. Identifying shoppers’ Continue Reading

Knime Analytics Platform: A dream for a data scientist

Reading Time: 3 minutes In this blog, we are going to see, what is the Knime analytics platform and its important features to create an analytics workflow in an easy way. Introduction to Knime Analytics Platform KNIME is a platform built for powerful analytics on a GUI based workflow. This means you do not have to know how to code to be able to work using KNIME and derive Continue Reading

Delta Lake To the Rescue

Reading Time: 4 minutes Welcome Back. In our previous blogs, we tried to get some insights about Spark RDDs and also tried to explore some new things in Spark 2.4. You can go through those blogs here: RDDs – The backbone of Apache Spark Spark 2.4: Adding a little more Spark to your code In this blog, we will be discussing something called a Delta Lake. But first, let’s Continue Reading

MachineX: Image Data Augmentation Using Keras

Reading Time: 4 minutes In this blog , we will focus on Image Data Augmentation using keras and how we can implement same. Problem When we work with image classification projects, the input which a user will give can vary in many aspects like angles, zoom and stability while clicking the picture. So we should train our model to accept and make sense of almost all types of inputs. Continue Reading

Machine X: Text Summarization in Python

Reading Time: 5 minutes In this blog, we will learn about the different type of text summarization methods and at the end, we will see a practical of the same. We all interact with applications that use text summarization. several of these applications are for the platform that publishes articles on daily news, amusement, sports. With our busy schedule, we have a tendency to choose to read the summary of this article before we decide to jump in for reading the whole article. Reading a summary help us to spot the Continue Reading