Azure ML | Machine Learning in Cloud

What is Azure ML

Overview

Azure ML is Microsoft Machine Learning platform in Cloud (Azure)

  • No hardware to buy, you can build model in Azure
  • No software to install, it is browser based
  • Drag and drop functionality
  • Support for language R
  • Deploy model to production or create web service

Modules

In Azure ML, there are modules for various tasks such as
  • Reading, Writing
  • Data formatting
  • Data conversion
  • Data transformation
  • Machine Learning algorithms
  • Training a mmodel, Scoring and Evaluating a model. You can get out of box metrics for evaluation
  • Ability to add R scripts

Reading Data

In Azure ML you can read following kind of data sources
  • CSV file
  • Azure Database/SQL Azure
  • Azure Blob storage
  • Azure Table
  • Hive Query
  • Power Query

Writing Data

In Azure ML you can write to following kind of data sources
  • Azure Database/SQL Azure
  • Azure Blob storage
  • Azure Table
  • Hive Query


  • You can download data in csv format

Algorithms

In Azure ML you have various types of Algorithms
  • Classification
  • Regression
  • Clustering


  • You can writer in R and add custom logic




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