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08 Sep Back from holiday

Time flies when you’re having fun, they say. Well, ‘they’ are right! Man, did you look forward to three weeks off, strolling on the beach in California, seeing the sights, having candle-lit dinners. But then again, those first few days you realised you really missed...

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28 Jul Data Science

Data science is one of the most important building blocks of the 8vance system. It includes obtaining huge amounts of rich data from public data sources (“big data”), effective storage, pre-processing, merging and intelligent enhancement of incomplete profile data. To find really good matches for given...

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28 Jul Syntactic And Semantic Analyses

The neural network technology behind 8vance Matching Technology requires an extensive data model to represent the hierarchical knowledge (called a taxonomy) the system has about people’s skills, knowledge, job titles, education etc. The construction of such taxonomies initially requires a fair amount of manual work, not...

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28 Jul Deep learning

Over the past few weeks a new architecture has been introduced for our matching engine. This new version allows for a local visualisation of big-data using our latest smartview. In this view, you can see the effects of our pacman-like mapping. Some of the most interesting...

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