**Linear Programming and Discrete Optimization with Python using PuLP** - May 8, 2019.

Knowledge of such optimization techniques is extremely useful for data scientists and machine learning (ML) practitioners as discrete and continuous optimization lie at the heart of modern ML and AI systems as well as data-driven business analytics processes.

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Tags: Linear Programming, Optimization, Python

**Optimization Using R** - May 18, 2018.

Optimization is a technique for finding out the best possible solution for a given problem for all the possible solutions. Optimization uses a rigorous mathematical model to find out the most efficient solution to the given problem.

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Tags: Excel, Linear Programming, Optimization, R

**Data Analytics for Business Leaders Explained** - Sep 22, 2014.

Learn about a variety of different approaches to data analytics and their advantages and limitations from a business leader's perspective in part 1 of this post on data analytics techniques.

Tags: Alex Jones, Algorithms, Business Leader, Classification, Data Analytics, Decision Trees, Linear Programming, Regression

**The Algorithm that Runs the World Can Now Run More of It** - Jun 13, 2014.

The most important algorithm, used for optimizing almost everything, is linear programming. New advances allow linear programming problems to be solved faster using the new commercial parallel simplex solver.

Tags: Algorithms, FICO, Linear Programming, Optimization, Qi Huangfu, Simplex