Advances in Data Mining and Database Management (ADMDM): 88 Volumes

Advances in Data Mining and Database Management (ADMDM): 88 Volumes

Series Editor(s): David Taniar (Monash University, Australia)
ISSN: 2327-1981|EISSN: 2327-199X
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Institutions: Print
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With the large amounts of information available to organizations in today’s digital world, there is a need for continual research surrounding emerging methods and tools for collecting, analyzing, and storing data.

The Advances in Data Mining & Database Management (ADMDM) series aims to bring together research in information retrieval, data analysis, data warehousing, and related areas in order to become an ideal resource for those working and studying in these fields. IT professionals, software engineers, academicians and upper-level students will find titles within the ADMDM book series particularly useful for staying up-to-date on emerging research, theories, and applications in the fields of data mining and database management.

Topics Covered

  • Association Rule Learning
  • Cluster Analysis
  • Customer Analytics
  • Data Analysis
  • Data Mining
  • Data Quality
  • Data Warehousing
  • Database Security
  • Database Testing
  • Decision Support Systems
  • Educational Data Mining
  • Enterprise Systems
  • Factor Analysis
  • Heterogeneous and Distributed Databases
  • Information Extraction
  • Neural Networks
  • Predictive Analysis
  • Profiling Practices
  • Quantitative Structure–Activity Relationship
  • Sequence analysis
  • Text Mining
  • Web Mining
  • Web-based information systems

Titles in Series

IRB, Human Research Protections, and Data Ethics for Researchers
Robin Throne (University of the Cumberlands, USA)
Copyright © 2025. 350 pages.
In the realm of academic research, ensuring ethical standards and compliance with human research protections poses a significant challenge for researchers and invest...
Applications of Synthetic High Dimensional Data
Marzena Sobczak-Michalowska (University of Economics, Bydgoszcz, Poland), Samarjeet Borah (SMIT, Sikkim Manipal University (SMU), India), Zdzislaw Polkowski (The Karkonosze University of Applied Sciences, Jelenia Góra, Poland), Sambit Kumar Mishra (Gandhi Institute for Education and Technology, Bhubaneswar, India)
Copyright © 2024. 294 pages.
The need for tailored data for machine learning models is often unsatisfied, as it is considered too much of a risk in the real-world context. Synthetic data, an alg...
Recent Advancements in Multimedia Data Processing and Security: Issues, Challenges, and Techniques
Ahmed A. Abd El-Latif (Menoufia University, Egypt & Prince Sultan University, Saudi Arabia), Mudasir Ahmad Wani (Prince Sultan University, Saudi Arabia), Yassine Maleh (Sultan Moulay Slimane University, Morocco), Mohammed A. El-Affendi (Prince Sultan University, Saudi Arabia)
Copyright © 2023. 288 pages.
In the age of social media dominance, a staggering amount of textual data floods our online spaces daily. While this wealth of information presents boundless opportu...
Handbook of Research on the Applications of Neutrosophic Sets Theory and Their Extensions in Education
Said Broumi (Laboratory of Information Processing, Faculty of Science Ben M’Sik, University of Hassan II, Casablanca, Morocco & Regional Center for the Professions of Education and Training (CRMEF), Morocco)
Copyright © 2023. 365 pages.
Fuzzy sets have experienced multiple expansions since their conception to enhance their capacity to convey complex information. Intuitionistic fuzzy sets, image fuzz...
Handbook of Research on Driving Socioeconomic Development With Big Data
Zhaohao Sun (Papua New Guinea University of Technology, Papua New Guinea)
Copyright © 2023. 421 pages.
Socioeconomic development has drawn increasing attention in academia, industries, and governments. The relationship between big data and its technologies and socioec...
Handbook of Research on Data-Driven Mathematical Modeling in Smart Cities
Sabyasachi Pramanik (Haldia Institute of Technology, India), K. Martin Sagayam (Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, India)
Copyright © 2023. 468 pages.
A smart city utilizes ICT technologies to improve the working effectiveness, share various data with the citizens, and enhance political assistance and societal well...
Advancements in Quantum Blockchain With Real-Time Applications
Mahendra Kumar Shrivas (Department of Personnel and Administrative Reforms (E-Governance), Government of Karnataka, Bangalore, India), Kamal Kant Hiran (Sir Padampat Singhania University, India & Lincoln University College, Malaysia), Ashok Bhansali (Department of Computer Engineering and Applications, GLA University, Mathura, India), Ruchi Doshi (Azteca University, Mexico)
Copyright © 2022. 312 pages.
The amalgamation of post-quantum cryptography in cyber-physical systems makes the computing system secure and also generates opportunities in areas like smart contra...
Applied Big Data Analytics and Its Role in COVID-19 Research
Peng Zhao (Intelligentrabbit, LLC, USA), Xi Chen (Beijing University of Civil Engineering and Architecture, China)
Copyright © 2022. 349 pages.
There has been a multitude of studies focused on the COVID-19 pandemic across fields and disciplines as all sectors of life have had to adjust the way things are don...
Data Mining Approaches for Big Data and Sentiment Analysis in Social Media
Brij B. Gupta (National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra, India), Dragan Peraković (University of Zagreb, Croatia), Ahmed A. Abd El-Latif (Menoufia University, Egypt & Prince Sultan University, Saudi Arabia), Deepak Gupta (LoginRadius Inc., Canada)
Copyright © 2022. 313 pages.
Social media sites are constantly evolving with huge amounts of scattered data or big data, which makes it difficult for researchers to trace the information flow. I...
Blockchain Technology Applications in Businesses and Organizations
Pietro De Giovanni (Luiss University, Italy)
Copyright © 2022. 315 pages.
Blockchain technology has the ability to disrupt industries and transform business models since all intermediaries and stakeholders can now interact with little fric...
Handbook of Research on Essential Information Approaches to Aiding Global Health in the One Health Context
Jorge Lima de Magalhães (Institute of Drugs Technology - Farmanguinhos, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation, - FIOCRUZ Brazil & Global Health and Tropical Medicine – GHMT, Institute of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, NOVA University of Lisbon, Portugal), Zulmira Hartz (Global Health and Tropical Medicine – GHMT, Institute of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, NOVA University of Lisbon, Portugal), George Leal Jamil (Informações em Rede Consultoria e Treinamento, Brazil), Henrique Silveira (Global Health and Tropical Medicine – GHMT, Institute of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, NOVA University of Lisbon, Portugal), Liliane C. Jamil (Independent Researcher, Brazil)
Copyright © 2022. 390 pages.
Post COVID-19 pandemic, researchers have been evaluating the healthcare system for improvements that can be made. Understanding global healthcare systems’ operations...
Ranked Set Sampling Models and Methods
Carlos N. Bouza-Herrera (Universidad de La Habana, Cuba)
Copyright © 2022. 276 pages.
When it comes to data collection and analysis, ranked set sampling (RSS) continues to increasingly be the focus of methodological research. This type of sampling is...
New Opportunities for Sentiment Analysis and Information Processing
Aakanksha Sharaff (National Institute of Technology, Raipur, India), G. R. Sinha (Myanmar Institute of Information Technology, Mandalay, Myanmar), Surbhi Bhatia (King Faisal University, Saudi Arabia)
Copyright © 2021. 311 pages.
Multinational organizations have begun to realize that sentiment mining plays an important role for decision making and market strategy. The revolutionary growth of...
Transforming Scholarly Publishing With Blockchain Technologies and AI
Darrell Wayne Gunter (Gunter Media Group, USA)
Copyright © 2021. 336 pages.
Every industry will be positively affected by blockchain and AI technology at some point. However, blockchain is a misunderstood technology within the publishing rea...
Political and Economic Implications of Blockchain Technology in Business and Healthcare
Dário de Oliveira Rodrigues (Instituto Politécnico de Santarém, Portugal)
Copyright © 2021. 389 pages.
Besides love, money and health are the most valuable human yearnings. Therefore, blockchain technology is paramount: a new foundation of confidence for human valuabl...
Data Preprocessing, Active Learning, and Cost Perceptive Approaches for Resolving Data Imbalance
Dipti P. Rana (Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology, Surat, India), Rupa G. Mehta (Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology, Surat, India)
Copyright © 2021. 309 pages.
Over the last two decades, researchers are looking at imbalanced data learning as a prominent research area. Many critical real-world application areas like finance,...
Data Science Advancements in Pandemic and Outbreak Management
Eleana Asimakopoulou (Independent Researcher, Greece), Nik Bessis (Edge Hill University, UK)
Copyright © 2021. 255 pages.
Pandemics are disruptive. Thus, there is a need to prepare and plan actions in advance for identifying, assessing, and responding to such events to manage uncertaint...
Industry Use Cases on Blockchain Technology Applications in IoT and the Financial Sector
Zaigham Mahmood (University of Northampton, UK & Shijiazhuang Tiedao University, China)
Copyright © 2021. 400 pages.
Blockchain technology presents numerous advantages that include increased transparency, reduced transaction costs, faster transaction settlement, automation of infor...
Analyzing Data Through Probabilistic Modeling in Statistics
Dariusz Jacek Jakóbczak (Koszalin University of Technology, Poland)
Copyright © 2021. 331 pages.
Probabilistic modeling represents a subject arising in many branches of mathematics, economics, and computer science. Such modeling connects pure mathematics with ap...
Applications of Big Data in Large- and Small-Scale Systems
Sam Goundar (British University Vietnam, Vietnam), Praveen Kumar Rayani (National Institute of Technology, Durgapur, India)
Copyright © 2021. 377 pages.
With new technologies, such as computer vision, internet of things, mobile computing, e-governance and e-commerce, and wide applications of social media, organizatio...
Blockchain and AI Technology in the Industrial Internet of Things
Subhendu Kumar Pani (Krupajal Computer Academy, India & Biju Patnaik University of Technology, India), Sian Lun Lau (Sunway University, Malaysia), Xingcheng Liu (Sun Yat-sen University, China)
Copyright © 2021. 317 pages.
Blockchain and artificial intelligence (AI) in industrial internet of things is an emerging field of research at the intersection of information science, computer sc...
Handbook of Research on Automated Feature Engineering and Advanced Applications in Data Science
Mrutyunjaya Panda (Utkal University, India), Harekrishna Misra (Institute of Rural Management, Anand, India)
Copyright © 2021. 392 pages.
In today’s digital world, the huge amount of data being generated is unstructured, messy, and chaotic in nature. Dealing with such data, and attempting to unfold the...
Intelligent Analytics With Advanced Multi-Industry Applications
Zhaohao Sun (Papua New Guinea University of Technology, Papua New Guinea)
Copyright © 2021. 392 pages.
Many fundamental technological and managerial issues surrounding the development and implementation of intelligent analytics within multi-industry applications remai...
Developing a Keyword Extractor and Document Classifier: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Dimple Valayil Paul (Department of Computer Science, Dnyanprassarak Mandal's College and Research Centre, Goa University, Goa, India)
Copyright © 2021. 229 pages.
The main problems that prevent fast and high-quality document processing in electronic document management systems are insufficient and unstructured information, inf...
Challenges and Applications of Data Analytics in Social Perspectives
V. Sathiyamoorthi (Sona College of Technology, India), Atilla Elci (Hasan Kalyoncu University, Turkey)
Copyright © 2021. 324 pages.
With exponentially increasing amounts of data accumulating in real-time, there is no reason why one should not turn data into a competitive advantage. While machine...
Multidisciplinary Functions of Blockchain Technology in AI and IoT Applications
Niaz Chowdhury (The Open University, Milton Keynes, UK), Ganesh Chandra Deka (Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, New Delhi, India)
Copyright © 2021. 255 pages.
Blockchain technology allows value exchange without the need for a central authority and ensures trust powered by its decentralized architecture. As such, the growin...
Handbook of Research on Engineering, Business, and Healthcare Applications of Data Science and Analytics
Bhushan Patil (Independent Researcher, India), Manisha Vohra (Independent Researcher, India)
Copyright © 2021. 583 pages.
Analyzing data sets has continued to be an invaluable application for numerous industries. By combining different algorithms, technologies, and systems used to extra...
Advanced Deep Learning Applications in Big Data Analytics
Hadj Ahmed Bouarara (Tahar Moulay University of Saida, Algeria)
Copyright © 2021. 351 pages.
Interest in big data has swelled within the scholarly community as has increased attention to the internet of things (IoT). Algorithms are constructed in order to pa...
Opportunities and Challenges for Blockchain Technology in Autonomous Vehicles
Amit Kumar Tyagi (Research Division of Advanced Data Science, Vellore Institute of Technolgy, Chennai, India), Gillala Rekha (K. L. University, India), N. Sreenath (Pondicherry Engineering College, India)
Copyright © 2021. 316 pages.
Blockchain was first conceptualized as a method of building trust in machines and has grown into a vital aspect of many different sectors of the economy. Recently, a...
Cross-Industry Use of Blockchain Technology and Opportunities for the Future
Idongesit Williams (Aalborg University, Denmark)
Copyright © 2020. 228 pages.
Blockchain is a technology that transcends cryptocurrencies. There are other services in different sectors of the economy that can benefit from the trust and securit...
Applications and Developments in Semantic Process Mining
Kingsley Okoye (University of East London, UK)
Copyright © 2020. 248 pages.
As technology becomes increasingly intelligent, various factors within the field of data science are seeing significant transformation. Process analysis is one area...
Handling Priority Inversion in Time-Constrained Distributed Databases
Udai Shanker (Madan Mohan Malaviya University of Technology, India), Sarvesh Pandey (Madan Mohan Malaviya University of Technology, India)
Copyright © 2020. 338 pages.
In the computer science industry, high levels of performance remain the focal point in software engineering. This quest has made current systems exceedingly complex,...
Neutrosophic Graph Theory and Algorithms
Florentin Smarandache (University of New Mexico, USA), Said Broumi (Laboratory of Information Processing, Faculty of Science Ben M’Sik, University Hassan II, Casablanca, Morocco & Regional Center for the Professions of Education and Training (CRMEF), Casablanca-Settat, Morocco)
Copyright © 2020. 406 pages.
Graph theory is a specific concept that has numerous applications throughout many industries. Despite the advancement of this technique, graph theory can still yield...
Handbook of Research on Big Data Clustering and Machine Learning
Fausto Pedro Garcia Marquez (Universidad Castilla-La Mancha, Spain)
Copyright © 2020. 478 pages.
As organizations continue to develop, there is an increasing need for technological methods that can keep up with the rising amount of data and information that is b...
Big Data Analytics for Sustainable Computing
Anandakumar Haldorai (Sri Eshwar College of Engineering, India), Arulmurugan Ramu (Presidency University, India)
Copyright © 2020. 263 pages.
Big data consists of data sets that are too large and complex for traditional data processing and data management applications. Therefore, to obtain the valuable inf...
Trends and Applications of Text Summarization Techniques
Alessandro Fiori (Candiolo Cancer Institute – FPO, IRCCS, Italy)
Copyright © 2020. 335 pages.
While the availability of electronic documents increases exponentially with advancing technology, the time spent to process this wealth of resourceful information de...
Emerging Technologies and Applications in Data Processing and Management
Zongmin Ma (Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China), Li Yan (Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China)
Copyright © 2019. 458 pages.
Advances in web technology and the proliferation of sensors and mobile devices connected to the internet have resulted in the generation of immense data sets availab...
Emerging Perspectives in Big Data Warehousing
David Taniar (Monash University, Australia), Wenny Rahayu (La Trobe University, Australia)
Copyright © 2019. 348 pages.
The concept of a big data warehouse appeared in order to store moving data objects and temporal data information. Moving objects are geometries that change their pos...
Online Survey Design and Data Analytics: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Shalin Hai-Jew (Hutchinson Community College, USA)
Copyright © 2019. 226 pages.
Online survey research suites offer a vast array of capabilities, supporting the presentation of virtually every type of digital data – text, imagery, audio, video,...
Handbook of Research on Big Data and the IoT
Gurjit Kaur (Delhi Technological University, India), Pradeep Tomar (Gautam Buddha University, India)
Copyright © 2019. 568 pages.
The increase in connected devices in the internet of things (IoT) is leading to an exponential increase in the data that an organization is required to manage. To su...
Managerial Perspectives on Intelligent Big Data Analytics
Zhaohao Sun (Papua New Guinea University of Technology, Papua New Guinea)
Copyright © 2019. 335 pages.
Big data, analytics, and artificial intelligence are revolutionizing work, management, and lifestyles and are becoming disruptive technologies for healthcare, e-comm...
Optimizing Big Data Management and Industrial Systems With Intelligent Techniques
Sultan Ceren Öner (Istanbul Technical University, Turkey), Oya H. Yüregir (Çukurova University, Turkey)
Copyright © 2019. 238 pages.
In order to survive an increasingly competitive market, corporations must adopt and employ optimization techniques and big data analytics for more efficient product...
Big Data Processing With Hadoop
T. Revathi (Mepco Schlenk Engineering College, India), K. Muneeswaran (Mepco Schlenk Engineering College, India), M. Blessa Binolin Pepsi (Mepco Schlenk Engineering College, India)
Copyright © 2019. 244 pages.
Due to the increasing availability of affordable internet services, the number of users, and the need for a wider range of multimedia-based applications, internet us...
Extracting Knowledge From Opinion Mining
Rashmi Agrawal (Manav Rachna International Institute of Research and Studies, India), Neha Gupta (Manav Rachna International Institute of Research and Studies, India)
Copyright © 2019. 346 pages.
Data mining techniques are commonly used to extract meaningful information from the web, such as data from web documents, website usage logs, and hyperlinks. Buildin...
Intelligent Innovations in Multimedia Data Engineering and Management
Siddhartha Bhattacharyya (RCC Institute of Information Technology, India)
Copyright © 2019. 316 pages.
With the ever-increasing volume of data, proper management of data is a challenging proposition to scientists and researchers, and given the vast storage space requi...
Optimization Techniques for Problem Solving in Uncertainty
Surafel Luleseged Tilahun (University of Zululand, South Africa), Jean Medard T. Ngnotchouye (University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa)
Copyright © 2018. 313 pages.
When it comes to optimization techniques, in some cases, the available information from real models may not be enough to construct either a probability distribution...
Predictive Analysis on Large Data for Actionable Knowledge: Emerging Research and Opportunities
Muhammad Usman (Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto Institute of Science and Technology, Pakistan), M. Usman (Pakistan Scientific and Technological Information Center (PASTIC), Pakistan)
Copyright © 2018. 177 pages.
Data analysis forms the basis of many modes of research ranging from scientific discoveries to governmental findings. With the advent of machine intelligence and neu...
Handbook of Research on Big Data Storage and Visualization Techniques
Richard S. Segall (Arkansas State University, USA), Jeffrey S. Cook (Independent Researcher, USA)
Copyright © 2018. 917 pages.
The digital age has presented an exponential growth in the amount of data available to individuals looking to draw conclusions based on given or collected informatio...
Bridging Relational and NoSQL Databases
Drazena Gaspar (University of Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina), Ivica Coric (Hera Software Company, Bosnia and Herzegovina)
Copyright © 2018. 338 pages.
Relational databases have been predominant for many years and are used throughout various industries. The current system faces challenges related to size and variety...
Advancements in Applied Metaheuristic Computing
Nilanjan Dey (Techno India College of Technology, India)
Copyright © 2018. 335 pages.
Metaheuristic algorithms are present in various applications for different domains. Recently, researchers have conducted studies on the effectiveness of these algori...
Exploring the Convergence of Big Data and the Internet of Things
A.V. Krishna Prasad (K.L. University, India)
Copyright © 2018. 332 pages.
The growth of Internet use and technologies has increased exponentially within the business sector. When utilized properly, these applications can enhance business f...
Deep Learning Innovations and Their Convergence With Big Data
S. Karthik (SNS College of Technology, Anna University, India), Anand Paul (Kyungpook National University, South Korea), N. Karthikeyan (Mizan-Tepi University, Ethiopia)
Copyright © 2018. 265 pages.
The expansion of digital data has transformed various sectors of business such as healthcare, industrial manufacturing, and transportation. A new way of solving busi...
Modern Technologies for Big Data Classification and Clustering
Hari Seetha (Vellore Institute of Technology-Andhra Pradesh, India), M. Narasimha Murty (Indian Institute of Science, India), B. K. Tripathy (VIT University, India)
Copyright © 2018. 360 pages.
Data has increased due to the growing use of web applications and communication devices. It is necessary to develop new techniques of managing data in order to ensur...
Data Visualization and Statistical Literacy for Open and Big Data
Theodosia Prodromou (University of New England, Australia)
Copyright © 2017. 365 pages.
Data visualization has emerged as a serious scholarly topic, and a wide range of tools have recently been developed at an accelerated pace to aid in this research ar...
Web Semantics for Textual and Visual Information Retrieval
Aarti Singh (Guru Nanak Girls College, Yamuna Nagar, India), Nilanjan Dey (Techno India College of Technology, India), Amira S. Ashour (Tanta University, Egypt & Taif University, Saudi Arabia), V. Santhi (VIT University, India)
Copyright © 2017. 290 pages.
Modern society exists in a digital era in which high volumes of multimedia information exists. To optimize the management of this data, new methods are emerging for...
Advancing Cloud Database Systems and Capacity Planning With Dynamic Applications
Narendra Kumar Kamila (C.V. Raman College of Engineering, India)
Copyright © 2017. 430 pages.
Continuous improvements in data analysis and cloud computing have allowed more opportunities to develop systems with user-focused designs. This not only leads to hig...
Web Data Mining and the Development of Knowledge-Based Decision Support Systems
G. Sreedhar (Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeetha (Deemed University), India)
Copyright © 2017. 409 pages.
Websites are a central part of today’s business world; however, with the vast amount of information that constantly changes and the frequency of required updates, th...
Intelligent Multidimensional Data Clustering and Analysis
Siddhartha Bhattacharyya (RCC Institute of Information Technology, India), Sourav De (Cooch Behar Government Engineering College, India), Indrajit Pan (RCC Institute of Information Technology, India), Paramartha Dutta (Visva-Bharati University, India)
Copyright © 2017. 450 pages.
Data mining analysis techniques have undergone significant developments in recent years. This has led to improved uses throughout numerous functions and applications...
Emerging Trends in the Development and Application of Composite Indicators
Veljko Jeremic (University of Belgrade, Serbia), Zoran Radojicic (University of Belgrade, Serbia), Marina Dobrota (University of Belgrade, Serbia)
Copyright © 2017. 402 pages.
Perceiving complex multidimensional problems has proven to be a difficult task for people to overcome. However, introducing composite indicators into such problems a...
Web Usage Mining Techniques and Applications Across Industries
A.V. Senthil Kumar (Hindusthan College of Arts and Science, India)
Copyright © 2017. 424 pages.
Web usage mining is defined as the application of data mining technologies to online usage patterns as a way to better understand and serve the needs of web-based ap...
Social Media Data Extraction and Content Analysis
Shalin Hai-Jew (Hutchinson Community College, USA)
Copyright © 2017. 493 pages.
In today’s society, the utilization of social media platforms has become an abundant forum for individuals to post, share, tag, and, in some cases, overshare informa...
Collaborative Filtering Using Data Mining and Analysis
Vishal Bhatnagar (Ambedkar Institute of Advanced Communication Technologies and Research, India)
Copyright © 2017. 309 pages.
Internet usage has become a normal and essential aspect of everyday life. Due to the immense amount of information available on the web, it has become obligatory to...
Effective Big Data Management and Opportunities for Implementation
Manoj Kumar Singh (Adama Science and Technology University, Ethiopia), Dileep Kumar G. (Adama Science and Technology University, Ethiopia)
Copyright © 2016. 324 pages.
“Big data” has become a commonly used term to describe large-scale and complex data sets which are difficult to manage and analyze using standard data management met...
Data Mining Trends and Applications in Criminal Science and Investigations
Omowunmi E. Isafiade (University of Cape Town, South Africa), Antoine B. Bagula (University of the Western Cape, South Africa)
Copyright © 2016. 386 pages.
The field of data mining is receiving significant attention in today's information-rich society, where data is available from different sources and formats, in l...
Intelligent Techniques for Data Analysis in Diverse Settings
Numan Celebi (Sakarya University, Turkey)
Copyright © 2016. 353 pages.
Data analysis forms the basis of many forms of research ranging from the scientific to the governmental. With the advent of machine intelligence and neural networks,...
Managing and Processing Big Data in Cloud Computing
Rajkumar Kannan (King Faisal University, Saudi Arabia), Raihan Ur Rasool (King Faisal University, Saudi Arabia), Hai Jin (Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China), S.R. Balasundaram (National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli, India)
Copyright © 2016. 307 pages.
Big data has presented a number of opportunities across industries. With these opportunities come a number of challenges associated with handling, analyzing, and sto...
Handbook of Research on Innovative Database Query Processing Techniques
Li Yan (Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China)
Copyright © 2016. 625 pages.
Research and development surrounding the use of data queries is receiving increased attention from computer scientists and data specialists alike. Through the use of...
Handbook of Research on Trends and Future Directions in Big Data and Web Intelligence
Noor Zaman (King Faisal University, Saudi Arabia), Mohamed Elhassan Seliaman (King Faisal University, Saudi Arabia), Mohd Fadzil Hassan (Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, Malaysia), Fausto Pedro Garcia Marquez (Campus Universitario s/n ETSII of Ciudad Real, Spain)
Copyright © 2015. 500 pages.
Big data is a well-trafficked subject in recent IT discourse and does not lack for current research. In fact, there is such a surfeit of material related to big data...
Improving Knowledge Discovery through the Integration of Data Mining Techniques
Muhammad Usman (Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto Institute of Science and Technology, Pakistan)
Copyright © 2015. 391 pages.
Data warehousing is an important topic that is of interest to both the industry and the knowledge engineering research communities. Both data mining and data warehou...
Mobile Technologies for Activity-Travel Data Collection and Analysis
Soora Rasouli (Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands), Harry Timmermans (Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands)
Copyright © 2014. 325 pages.
As mobile technologies become ever more pervasive in modern society, users find increasingly innovative methods to take advantage of the newest developments and mobi...
Biologically-Inspired Techniques for Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining
Shafiq Alam (University of Auckland, New Zealand), Gillian Dobbie (University of Auckland, New Zealand), Yun Sing Koh (University of Auckland, New Zealand), Saeed ur Rehman (Unitec Institute of Technology, New Zealand)
Copyright © 2014. 375 pages.
Biologically-inspired data mining has a wide variety of applications in areas such as data clustering, classification, sequential pattern mining, and information ext...
Data Mining and Analysis in the Engineering Field
Vishal Bhatnagar (Ambedkar Institute of Advanced Communication Technologies and Research, India)
Copyright © 2014. 405 pages.
Particularly in the fields of software engineering, virtual reality, and computer science, data mining techniques play a critical role in the success of a variety of...
Handbook of Research on Cloud Infrastructures for Big Data Analytics
Pethuru Raj (IBM India Pvt Ltd, India), Ganesh Chandra Deka (Ministry of Labour and Employment, India)
Copyright © 2014. 570 pages.
Clouds are being positioned as the next-generation consolidated, centralized, yet federated IT infrastructure for hosting all kinds of IT platforms and for deploying...
Innovative Techniques and Applications of Entity Resolution
Hongzhi Wang (Harbin Institute of Technology, China)
Copyright © 2014. 398 pages.
Entity resolution is an essential tool in processing and analyzing data in order to draw precise conclusions from the information being presented. Further research i...
Innovative Document Summarization Techniques: Revolutionizing Knowledge Understanding
Alessandro Fiori (IRCC, Institute for Cancer Research and Treatment, Italy)
Copyright © 2014. 363 pages.
The prevalence of digital documentation presents some pressing concerns for efficient information retrieval in the modern age. Readers want to be able to access the...
Emerging Methods in Predictive Analytics: Risk Management and Decision-Making
William H. Hsu (Kansas State University, USA)
Copyright © 2014. 425 pages.
Decision making tools are essential for the successful outcome of any organization. Recent advances in predictive analytics have aided in identifying particular poin...
Data Science and Simulation in Transportation Research
Davy Janssens (Hasselt University, Belgium), Ansar-Ul-Haque Yasar (Hasselt University, Belgium), Luk Knapen (Hasselt University, Belgium)
Copyright © 2014. 350 pages.
Given its effective techniques and theories from various sources and fields, data science is playing a vital role in transportation research and the consequences of...
Big Data Management, Technologies, and Applications
Wen-Chen Hu (University of North Dakota, USA), Naima Kaabouch (University of North Dakota, USA)
Copyright © 2014. 342 pages.
Due to the tremendous amount of data generated daily from fields such as business, research, and sciences, big data is everywhere. Therefore, alternative management...
Innovative Approaches of Data Visualization and Visual Analytics
Mao Lin Huang (University of Technology, Sydney, Australia), Weidong Huang (CSIRO, Australia)
Copyright © 2014. 464 pages.
Due to rapid advances in hardware and software technologies, network infrastructure and data have become increasingly complex, requiring efforts to more effectively...
Data Mining in Dynamic Social Networks and Fuzzy Systems
Vishal Bhatnagar (Ambedkar Institute of Advanced Communication Technologies and Research, India)
Copyright © 2013. 412 pages.
Many organizations, whether in the public or private sector, have begun to take advantage of the tools and techniques used for data mining. Utilizing data mining too...
Ethical Data Mining Applications for Socio-Economic Development
Hakikur Rahman (University of Minho, Portugal), Isabel Ramos (University of Minho, Portugal)
Copyright © 2013. 359 pages.
Organizations that utilize data mining techniques can amass valuable information on clients’ habits and preferences, behavior patterns, purchase patterns, sales patt...
Design, Performance, and Analysis of Innovative Information Retrieval
Zhongyu (Joan) Lu (University of Huddersfield, UK)
Copyright © 2013. 508 pages.
Daily procedures such as scientific experiments and business processes have the potential to create a huge amount of data every day, hour, or even second, and this m...
XML Data Mining: Models, Methods, and Applications
Andrea Tagarelli (University of Calabria, Italy)
Copyright © 2012. 538 pages.
The widespread use of XML in business and scientific databases has prompted the development of methodologies, techniques, and systems for effectively managing and an...
Graph Data Management: Techniques and Applications
Sherif Sakr (University of New South Wales, Australia), Eric Pardede (LaTrobe University, Australia)
Copyright © 2012. 502 pages.
Graphs are a powerful tool for representing and understanding objects and their relationships in various application domains. The growing popularity of graph databas...
Advanced Database Query Systems: Techniques, Applications and Technologies
Li Yan (Northeastern University, China), Zongmin Ma (Northeastern University, China)
Copyright © 2011. 410 pages.
Databases are designed to support data storage, processing, and retrieval activities related to data management. The use of databases in various applications has res...
Knowledge Discovery Practices and Emerging Applications of Data Mining: Trends and New Domains
A.V. Senthil Kumar (CMS College of Science and Commerce, India)
Copyright © 2011. 414 pages.
Recent developments have drastically increased the volume and complexity of data available to be mined, leading researchers to explore new ways to glean non-trivial...
Data Mining in Public and Private Sectors: Organizational and Government Applications
Antti Syvajarvi (University of Lapland, Finland), Jari Stenvall (Tampere University, Finland)
Copyright © 2010. 448 pages.
The need for both organizations and government agencies to generate, collect, and utilize data in public and private sector activities is rapidly increasing, placing...
Text Mining Techniques for Healthcare Provider Quality Determination: Methods for Rank Comparisons
Patricia Cerrito (University of Louisville, USA)
Copyright © 2010. 410 pages.
The quest for quality in healthcare has led to attempts to develop models to determine which providers have the highest quality in healthcare, with the best outcomes...

Editor(s) Biography

David Taniar received his PhD in Databases from Victoria University (Australia, 1997) and is now a Senior Lecturer at Monash University (Australia). He has published more than 100 research articles and edited a number of books in the Web technology series. He is on the editorial board of a number of international journals, including Data Warehousing and Mining, Business Intelligence and Data Mining, Mobile Information Systems, Mobile Multimedia, Web Information Systems, and Web and Grid Services. He has been elected as a Fellow of the Institute for Management of Information Systems (UK).