Category: Research

Customer Clumpiness: Here’s How FORMCEPT Can Help Your Business Stay Ahead of the Game with New Age Customer Analytics

Customer Clumpiness: Here’s How FORMCEPT Can Help Your Business Stay Ahead of the Game with New Age Customer Analytics

Customer Churn: Is There a Method to the Madness? When it comes to customer loyalty, churn and recurrence, traditional businesses usually have a basic cause-and-effect approach. This is derived from established consumer behaviour principles. Hence, they have a relatively predictable model for estimating customer lifetime value (CLV). However, the story is different for new age …

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Opinion Matters – Why Modern Businesses Need Powerful Analytics To Track Customer Opinions

Opinion Matters – Why Modern Businesses Need Powerful Analytics To Track Customer Opinions

Introduction: Is Customer Feedback Enough? The importance of feedback analysis in the success of a product or a service cannot be ignored. For most new-age businesses, feedback is a continuous process critical to keeping the offerings relevant to the customers. Until recently, the typical customer feedback mechanism on products and services was a single-click rating …

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Storage and Retrieval of Word Embeddings

Storage and Retrieval of Word Embeddings

Background As per Wikipedia, Word embedding is the collective name for a set of language modelling (click to know more) and feature learning techniques in natural language processing (NLP) (click to know more) where words or phrases from the vocabulary are mapped to vectors of real numbers. These days, it is one of the most popular choice …

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Locality-Sensitive Hashing on Spark with Clojure/Flambo

Locality-Sensitive Hashing on Spark with Clojure/Flambo

Record Linkage is a process of finding similar entities in a Dataset. Using this technique one can implement systems like: Plagiarism Detectors – which are able identify fraudulent scientific papers or articles, Document Similarity – finding similar articles on the internet, Fingerprint Matching, etc. The possibilities are endless. But the topic which we are focusing …

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Nolan Scheduler

Nolan Scheduler

How often have you come across requirements that demand tasks to be performed repetitively at a defined interval? Yes, I am talking about a scheduler but a simple, yet powerful one that justifies its name- Just schedules. That is what Nolan Scheduler is all about. Kuldeep, a champion clojurist, wrote the library and it is …

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GDF Graph Loader for TinkerPop 2.x

GDF Graph Loader for TinkerPop 2.x

Recently, we came across .gdf files that are a CSV like format for Graphs primarily used by GUESS. Although GDF file format is supported by Gephi, it was still missing from TinkerPop, one of the widely used graph computing framework. Today, we are happy to release gdfpop, an open source implementation of GDF File Reader …

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