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A Quick Overview of Unsupervised Learning in Salford SPM

Posted by Dan Steinberg on Tue, Feb 4, 2014 @ 06:30 AM

The SPM Salford Predictive Modeler software suite offers several tools for clustering and segmentation including CART,  Random Forests, and a classical statistical module CLUSTER. In this article we illustrate the use of these tools with the well known Boston Housing data set (pertaining to 1970s housing prices and neighborhood characteristics in the greater Boston area).  

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Topics: SPM, Random Forests, CART, unsupervised learning, Cluster Analysis

Unsupervised Learning in CART

Posted by Dan Steinberg on Wed, Aug 29, 2012 @ 09:08 AM

Salford Predictive Modeler offers an unsupervised learning strategy that has been proven to be very effective in the real world search for important segments of customers and it can be used to find groups in any type of data.

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Topics: CART, unsupervised learning