Prediction Using Python

This is a quick introduction to prediction using Python. Luke Gotszling discusses how we can apply approaches like linear regression, and EMA (exponential moving average), in order to make reliable estimations about numerical data. All in just 5 minutes!

Luke is the CEO and co-founder of, a service that helps you "understand the performance of your server infrastructure," by offering predictive analytics for monitoring servers and cloud infrastructure. This was delivered as a lighting talk at SF Python.

Published September 19, 2013