Celebrating Figaro 4.0: What is Structured Factored Inference?

Figaro 4.0 has just been released, available from http://www.cra.com/figaro. The headline new feature is called “Structured Factored Inference”, or SFI. So I’d like to take this opportunity to explain what SFI is about and why we’re pursuing it. First of all, as the name implies, it’s a framework for doing inference, so you first need […]