If you’ve ever wanted to tag your data science model, you’ve probably wondered how to version it. Which will it be: vx.4.1, v34.1231.51.21, or v91.x4.dev34? After reading about semantic versioning, I propose a method for versioning data science models. Semantic Versioning for Software Semantic versioning proposes the following: Given a version number MAJOR.MINOR.PATCH, increment the: MAJOR version when you make incompatible API changes, MINOR version when you add functionality in a backwards-compatible manner, and PATCH version when you make backwards-compatible bug fixes.
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Bryan Whiting

father, innovator, data scientist

Data Scientist

Washington, D.C.