# chain

## Big Data’s Unique Role in the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain

In this special guest feature, John Hogan, Senior Vice President of Engineering at TraceLink, discusses the pharmaceutical supply chain, and…

## The Brothers Markov

The Markov brother you’re more likely to have heard of was Andrey Markov. He was the Markov of Markov chains,…

## A Gentle Introduction to Markov Chain Monte Carlo for Probability

Probabilistic inference involves estimating an expected value or density using a probabilistic model. Often, directly inferring values is not tractable…

## MCMC Intuition for Everyone

Can you think of a way?Think…. MCMC provides us with ways to sample from any probability distribution. Why would you…

## An Enterprise AI Platform Created to Make Industry 4.0 a Reality

A new complete, full stack solution was introduced to help manufacturing businesses transform their operations to reduce waste, material defects…

## Artificial Intelligence and the Fresh Food Supply Chain

Applying Artificial Intelligence to the Supply Chain In what has traditionally been a comparatively low-tech industry, suppliers and retailers are…

## Markov Chain Monte Carlo

What happens when the probabilities look more like this?Rbb [CC BY-SA 3. 0 (https://creativecommons. org/licenses/by-sa/3. 0)], from Wikimedia CommonsIn this…

## Brief introduction to Markov chains

Brief introduction to Markov chainsDefinitions, properties and PageRank example. Joseph RoccaBlockedUnblockFollowFollowingFeb 24This post was co-written with Baptiste Rocca. IntroductionIn 1998, Lawrence Page,…

## Chain of Responsibility in a real world refactoring example

Here’s the UML diagram:So we must create an abstract handler. The abstract handler SetNextmethod will be responsible for setting the…

## I wrote a program that speaks like the collective hive-mind of The Straits Times Forum

How can they seek recourse?And my personal favorite, “Bukit Timah belt schools breeding elitist students”, a passionate plea for students…

## Markov Chain Monte Carlo in Python

Markov Chain Monte Carlo in PythonWill KoehrsenBlockedUnblockFollowFollowingFeb 9, 2018A Complete Real-World ImplementationThe past few months, I encountered one term again and…

## Blockchain is the Solution, But What are the Underlying Issues in Supply Chain Management?

The underlying issues of supply chain systems and how Blockchain technology can revolutionize Supply Chain Management is certainly a complicated,…

## Learning from Machines: What Traditional Manufacturing Can Teach Us About Data Products

As soon as data products rely on continuous incoming data, the framework needs to follow the supply management practices of…