Energy efficient data mining algorithms

I was a bit amused to read about this new algorithm that IBM research developed and that was sold as “energy efficient” in their press-release. This is good marketing, because the average journalist and reader might not understand the impact of the improvement. It just sounds a lot better to be green and save energy than to improve computational complexity…

One Response to “Energy efficient data mining algorithms”

  1. Very interesting blog – rare events modeling, data mining, reinforcement learning – all applicable to complex resource management. Can I keep looking?

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