Category Archives: Redis

Making Recommendations in Real Time

Making recommendations based on an user’s current behavior in a small time window is a powerful feature that has been added to sifarish recently. In this post I will go over the details of this feature. The real time feature … Continue reading

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Boost Lead Generation with Online Reinforcement Learning

When I go to a web site for for downloading white paper or product data sheet,  I often  hit the back button if presented with a form asking for lots of personal data. Any user that bounces out, is a … Continue reading

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Real Time Fraud Detection with Sequence Mining

Real time fraud detection  is one of the use cases, where multiple components of the Big Data eco system come into play in a significant way, Hadoop batch processing  for building the predictive model and Storm for predicting fraud from … Continue reading

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Redis as Messaging Middleware

I needed a simple middleware for fluxua, my Hadoop workflow engine project on github. In fluxua, you define a set of Hadoop jobs running as an workflow. The dependency between the jobs is represented as a directed acyclic graph (DAG). … Continue reading

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