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ensemble modeling

Ensemble modeling is the process of running two or more related but different analytical models and then synthesizing the results into a single score or spread in order to improve the accuracy of predictive analytics and data mining applications. More

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"Just because one test of a predictive model shows positive results doesn't mean those results are truly meaningful." - John Elder

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    break/fix model

    Break/fix is type of customer support in which the service provider charges an hourly rate plus the cost of parts.

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