vermorel 8 weeks ago | flag

Light retrospective on the evolution of Amazon automated decision-making tech for supply chain. Interesting nugget, Amazon appears to be still using their multi-horizon quantile recurrent forecaster (1) as it appears to have taken several years to cover the full scope (which is not unreasonable considering the scale of Amazon).

(1) A multi-horizon quantile recurrent forecaster
By Ruofeng Wen, Kari Torkkola, Balakrishnan (Murali) Narayanaswamy, Dhruv Madeka, 2017
https://www.amazon.science/publications/a-multi-horizon-quantile-recurrent-forecaster