Machine Learning

Anaconda is Slow on Tiger Lake – How to Get MKL-accelerated Python working on Latest Intel CPUs

While doing some benchmarking of my AutoTS package I quickly discovered a troubling trend – my newest, fanciest, most expensive Intel i7 CPUs – an Intel 10700 and 1165G7, were performing vastly slower than their older counterparts. I wasn’t terribly surprised to see the 1165G7 having issues: Tiger Lake – a brand new architecture CPU …

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AutoTS – my new time series package for Python

I have a history of obsessing over predicting the future. Probably the first major time series project I had was in grad school, with a consulting project forecasting amusement park attendance that ultimately found a LSTM network to be most effective. Again at my first data science job, forecasting demand and sales and prices. Probably …

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Building an Ubuntu VM to host Docker and Building Containers for Python Scripts Launch VM

The first part of these instructions are generic to any vm launch (unless you use a preconfigured image) Go to the cloud service of your choice (here Microsoft Azure) and launch a VM of a size of your choosing (nothing too tiny, probably 8GB RAM minimum if doing machine learning), running Ubuntu Server (or similar). …

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