What is Prescriptive analytics? Which tools are used for prescriptive analytics?

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Hi All

What is prescriptive analytics? What are the tools that currently support it?


#2

Prescriptive analytics basically goes over and above predictive analytics and recommends (or rather prescribes) a series of action to the end user. It also tells, what would be the impact of taking these actions.

Please find a link to an article which explains the three different types: descriptive,predictive and prescriptive.
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Hope this helps!!