Automated machine learning streamlines model building

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Data science platforms are gunning toward automation. With the widespread release and popularity of Google Cloud AutoML, DataRobot Inc. tools and other automated machine learning platforms, analysts, businesses and users are beginning to tap into the technology and the rapidity of automation. In this Q&A, Mike Gualtieri, vice president and principal analyst at Forrester Research, outlines the state of automated machine learning platforms and their use cases. Editor's note: The following has been edited for clarity and brevity. What are some key capabilities of automated machine learning platforms?