7.00.02 - Decision Tree Advantages - Aster Analytics

Teradata Aster® Analytics Foundation User GuideUpdate 2

Aster Analytics
Release Number
Release Date
September 2017
Content Type
Programming Reference
User Guide
Publication ID
English (United States)

Decision trees:

  • Are easy to visualize and understand.
  • Offer an interpretable reason for their decisions.

    For example: Person X is high-risk because his income is below C, his total debt is above D, and his age is below A.

  • Are robust to spurious, colinear, and correlated input variables.