Creating a dataset in Amazon Lookout for Equipment - Amazon Lookout for Equipment

Creating a dataset in Amazon Lookout for Equipment

After you've uploaded your data to Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3) using the correct prefixes and object keys, you create a dataset from them. A dataset is a container for all of the data that you've uploaded. You train the machine learning model from Amazon Lookout for Equipment on this dataset.

To create a dataset from your .csv files, you create a schema for both the files and the fields within them. A schema is the organizational framework that Amazon Lookout for Equipment applies to your data. Lookout for Equipment uses this schema to store all of the data in one dataset.

The schema that you define depends on how you've stored the data. Use one of the following sections to help you create a schema.