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Analyzing Text on AWS with Amazon Comprehend

by Mark Nunnikhoven

Understanding what text means usually requires a human to read and think about the text. This course shows you how to use Amazon Comprehend's machine learning based models to programmatically draw insights and understanding from almost any text.

What you'll learn

At the core of text analysis in the AWS Cloud is a thorough knowledge of Amazon Comprehend. In this course, Analyzing Text on AWS with Amazon Comprehend, you’ll learn how to use the service to extract insights and deep analysis about a given text. First, you’ll discover how the service is structured and common usage patterns for all of its features. Next, you’ll explore more advanced analysis concepts using an asynchronous request pattern. Finally, you’ll see how easy it can be to conduct complex topic modeling analysis. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have a foundational knowledge of how to use Amazon Comprehend to analyze and understand any document set that will help you as you move forward and understand how to apply machine learning to real world problems.

About the author

Mark Nunnikhoven explores the impact of technology on individuals, organizations, and communities through the lens of privacy and security. Asking the question, ""How can we better protect our information?"", Mark studies the world of cybercrime to better understand the risks and threats to our digital world. As a researcher and educator, he applies this approach by helping organizations around the world use technology transform their work. This provides a unique opportunity to improve their a... more

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