Statistical analysis/ rule engine vs AL

Hi there!
I just went through the week 1 material and was wondering when to apply AL/ ML vs rule engine or statistical analysis tool? They seem to produce similar outcome: input > output (use good data to predict outcome)

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Thanks for the note. Could you recommend a category that’s more suitable for this question? I used type ahead search and wasn’t sure which one is more appropriate. Thanks!

Which course week 1 material you are referring to?