Lessons to be Learned from Netflix's Approach to Data

Tarundeep Dhot, director of advanced analytics at CIBC, said the preeminent data science project is the Netflix recommendations list.

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Tarundeep Dhot, director of advanced analytics at CIBC, said the streaming service is unparalleled when it comes to its work in the data space. "To me, the quintessential data science product out there is the Netflix recommendations list," said Dhot, while speaking at the Toronto Financial Information and Technology Summit 2016. Dhot said the service has a significant amount of data about not only its users, but its products, as well. The company cross-references the two and uses an exte