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Scala: Applied Machine Learning

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Scala: Applied Machine Learning

Scala: Applied Machine Learning
by Pascal Bugnion and Patrick R. Nicolas
English | 2016 | ISBN: 178712455X | 1265 Pages | True PDF | 9 MB

Leverage the power of Scala and master the art of building, improving, and validating scalable machine learning and AI applications using Scala's most advanced and finest features.

This Learning Path is for engineers and scientists who are familiar with Scala and want to learn how to create, validate, and apply machine learning algorithms. It will also benefit software developers with a background in Scala programming who want to apply machine learning.

This Learning Path aims to put the entire world of machine learning with Scala in front of you.

Scala for Data Science, the first module in this course, is a tutorial guide that provides tutorials on some of the most common Scala libraries for data science, allowing you to quickly get up to speed building data science and data engineering solutions.

The second course, Scala for Machine Learning guides you through the process of building AI applications with diagrams, formal mathematical notation, source code snippets, and useful tips. A review of the Akka framework and Apache Spark clusters concludes the tutorial.

The next module, Mastering Scala Machine Learning, is the final step in this course. It will take your knowledge to next level and help you use the knowledge to build advanced applications such as social media mining, intelligent news portals, and more. After a quick refresher on functional programming concepts using REPL, you will see some practical examples of setting up the development environment and tinkering with data. We will then explore working with Spark and MLlib using k-means and decision trees.

By the end of this course, you will be a master at Scala machine learning and have enough expertise to be able to build complex machine learning projects using Scala.

This Learning Path combines some of the best that Packt has to offer in one complete, curated package. It includes content from the following Packt products:

- Scala for Data Science, Pascal Bugnion
- Scala for Machine Learning, Patrick Nicolas
- Mastering Scala Machine Learning, Alex Kozlov