News from the farm
19 September 2018Participate in the HIV Hack! Next workshop on 27th of September!
HIV Hack, an initiative sponsored by J&J, strives to battle HIV drug resistance by rallying active medicals, data scientists and c
27 April 2018Neem deel aan het seminarie "Automatische Planningsoptimalisatie met Business Optimiser"
InfoFarm en Red Hat nodigen u graag uit op 29 mei 2018 op hun seminarie over Business Optimiser. Dit is een business resource planner die resources die je volledig zelf bepaalt zoals mensen, taken, meetings, etc.
14 March 2018Learning Deep Learning
As a data scientist, your field changes quite fast. Expanding your knowledge of all the new techniques that are being developed is therefore not only recommended. It’s a must.Currently, deep learning is number one of the list.
16 January 2018Big Data Developer (Analyst/Developer)
InfoFarm is currently seeking a Dutch speaking Big Data Developer (Analyst/Developer) to join its team, which consists of Data Scientists (with different backgrounds in quantitativ
16 November 2017Devoxx
16 September 2016The alternating least squares algorithm in recommenderlab
Many sites nowadays use recommendation engines in order to offer additional value to the client and increase revenue. This technology is used for a wide variety of subjects, ranging from movies, music, books, news and restaurants to candidates on online dating sites. In this post we go into detail of a new alternating least squares implementation we created and put out in the open as open source code.