Machine learning is an important topic in lots of industries right now. It’s a fast-moving field with lots of active research and receives huge amounts of media attention. This post isn’t intended to be an introduction to machine learning or a comprehensive overview of the state of the art. Instead, it will show how models built using machine learning can be leveraged from within Excel.
Why is this important? Companies are investing more and more into researching and developing prediction models using machine learning. Allowing access to these models in Excel opens up a whole range of possibilities.