March 10, 2021
Transformers for tabular data: hot or not?
After transformers disrupted natural language processing and computer vision, they now set their eyes on the biggest data type out there: tabular data.
In this blog post, we will have a 10 000 feet (3048 m) view at TabTransformer, a paper by Amazon Web Services.
First, we'll answer why we can apply transformers to tabular data. Then, we'll see how they rock tabular data.