Category Archives: Mahout

What the heck is Mahout?

Here is the tutorial I used by Steve Cook on youtube.

Links to downloads libraries for java:

http://mahout.apache.org/general/downloads.html

http://www.slf4j.org/download.html

Here is the data:

http://grouplens.org/datasets/movielens/

https://code.google.com/p/guava-libraries/

The basics of Mahout (which is an Apache product) is to accomplish the following:

  • Collaborative Filtering (recommendations)
  • Classification (spam email or not)
  • Clustering (Google news)