This SDK is for Ruby developers interested in PredictionIO's machine learning server. PredictionIO's prediction engine API is built on the open source stack of: Apache Spark, HBase and Spray. PredictionIO also employs DASE - the "MVC" for machine learning. Use this SDK to get started developing PredictionIO with Ruby. Note that this SDK requires Ruby 1.9.3 or higher.
While working with Big Data affords a lot of potential business value the complexity of building applications that manipulate all that information can be nothing short of daunting. Not only do most of the currently popular approaches require developers to master arcane interfaces such as MapReduce, the performance of the application tends to suffer under the weight of all the data that needs to be processed.