Matching item codes

tobias_kotobias_ko Member Posts: 1 Newbie
I have the following issue: I have a list of products (incl. item name, liter size and degree of alcohol) from a supplier and have to match it with the ones from our company (with a list that shows comparable product attributes (however, exact product names can vary, but will be similar). Currently it's a manual process, but I would like to investigate possibilities to automate this with a process. During university I followed a course for Rapidminer, but it's a while ago... Do you have some suggestions for me how to structure my process?

Your help will be highly appreciated.

Answers

  • mschmitzmschmitz Administrator, Moderator, Employee, RapidMiner Certified Analyst, RapidMiner Certified Expert, University Professor Posts: 2,059  RM Data Scientist
    Hi @Tobias_ko ;
    the tricky question here is: How do you define similarity between two items? Seems like it is not equality, right?

    Best,
    Martin
    - Head of Data Science Services at RapidMiner -
    Dortmund, Germany
    sgenzer
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