Using Python ML for Predictive Analytics

1 hour
  • 5 Learning Objectives

About this Hands-on Lab

This lab guides the student through Python examples that utilize metrics gathered from Prometheus. The Python Sci-Learn library is used for a Linear Regression example.

Learning Objectives

Successfully complete this lab by achieving the following learning objectives:

Install pip3.

The command to install pip3 is:

sudo apt install python3-pip
Install Sci-Kit and Pandas Python modules.

Use the pip3 command to install Sci-Kit Learn:

pip3 install scikit-learn


pip3 install pandas
Review and run the program.

To review the code, you can navigate to the GitHub repository and view the file. The link is:

The command to run the program is:

Review and run the and programs.

To review the programs, you may use the following links:

For predictcpu:

For predictmem:

To run the programs, the command is:



Change the number of replicas to project.

To change the number of replicas to project, edit the following file:

[vi or nano] promql2.csv

And then change the data column for replicas to the values you want to project.

Additional Resources

All of the necessary commands may be found in the instructions below.

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