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Design Distributed and Parallel From The Start

Posted by Lydia Vasilyeva 2 years, 9 months ago 8 comments

The first part of every development effort is a proof of concept (POC) to demonstrate the concept and prove it possible. Since it’s built quickly and with a specific goal of showing the user, the back-end doesn’t get much love. It is usually minimal, just enough to get the POC to run.

Manufacturer Name Standardizer (MSN)

Posted by Lydia Vasilyeva 2 years, 9 months ago 2 comments

A common problem in eCommerce when dealing with catalogs from multiple vendors is slight variations of manufacturer name. As trivial as it sounds, it presents a significant problem with training of categorization models, item grouping and linking products to external catalogs.