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cosine_distance(ftvec1, ftvec2) – Returns a cosine distance of the given two vectors

WITH docs as (
select 1 as docid, array(‘apple:1.0’, ‘orange:2.0’, ‘banana:1.0’, ‘kuwi:0’) as features
union all
select 2 as docid, array(‘apple:1.0’, ‘orange:0’, ‘banana:2.0’, ‘kuwi:1.0’) as features
union all
select 3 as docid, array(‘apple:2.0’, ‘orange:0’, ‘banana:2.0’, ‘kuwi:1.0’) as features
l.docid as doc1,
r.docid as doc2,
cosine_distance(l.features, r.features) as distance,
distance2similarity(cosine_distance(l.features, r.features)) as similarity
docs l
l.docid != r.docid
order by
doc1 asc,
distance asc;

doc1 doc2 distance similarity
1 3 0.45566893 0.6869694
1 2 0.5 0.6666667
2 3 0.04742068 0.95472616
2 1 0.5 0.6666667
3 2 0.04742068 0.95472616
3 1 0.45566893 0.6869694

Platforms: WhereOS, Spark, Hive
Class: hivemall.knn.distance.CosineDistanceUDF

More functions can be added to WhereOS via Python or R bindings or as Java & Scala UDF (user-defined function), UDAF (user-defined aggregation function) and UDTF (user-defined table generating function) extensions. Custom libraries can be added on via Settings-page or installed from WhereOS Store.

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