Machine Learning for SREs

Friday, December 9, 2016 - 11:00am12:30pm

Matt Harrison, MetaSnake


What is Machine Learning? How do you use it? With a little Python knowledge and background information, machine learning is very approachable. This tutorial will provide and introduction to the various fields and show some examples that apply to SREs.

Attendees should come with a laptop with Python 3, Jupyter, Pandas, and Matplotlib installed. (Consider using the Anaconda distribution for easy installation).

Who should attend:
Folks curious about how they might use machine learning

Take back to work:
Basic knowledge of machine learning concepts and how to use Python to apply them

Topics include:
scikit-learn, jupyter, and python

Matt Harrison, MetaSnake

Matt is a Python user, presenter, author, and user group organizer. He authored best selling books Treading on Python, Vols. 1 & 2, and Learning the Pandas Library. He runs MetaSnake which provides Python and Data Science consulting as well as corporate training.

@conference {208460,
author = {Matt Harrison},
title = {Machine Learning for {SREs}},
year = {2016},
address = {Boston, MA},
publisher = {USENIX Association},
month = dec