Featurizing log data before XGBoost

Team snags 3rd Place in KDD Cup 2015 by leveraging DataRobot.  Owen Zhang, #1 Ranked Kaggler and Chief Product Officer, along with DataRobot Scientists Xavier Conort, Sergey Yurgenson (ranked 11th and 16th) and Kenny Chua describe their approach. DataRobot allowed the team to focus on feature engineering by automating model training, hyperparameter tuning, and model blending - thus giving the team a firm advantage.   Read what they did here....

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