Managing Data Mining Technologies in Organizations: Techniques and Applications

Managing Data Mining Technologies in Organizations: Techniques and Applications

Parag C. Pendharkar (Pennsylvania State University at Harrisburg, USA)
Release Date: July, 2002|Copyright: © 2003 |Pages: 302
ISBN13: 9781591400578|ISBN10: 1591400570|EISBN13: 9781591400837|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-59140-057-8


Managing Data Mining Technologies in Organizations: Techniques and Applications details the state-of-the-art data mining research, which reflects in a potpourri of chapters that demonstrate diverse use of techniques and their applications for data mining. The chapters illustrate applications of data mining and visualization for credit screening, forecasting, medical diagnosis, genetic algorithms, Bayesian networks, neural networks, and many others. The chapters discuss research results and applications of data mining to deliver rich decision-making information.

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Managing Data Mining Technologies: Techniques and Applications is rapidly being cited and widely considered to be the most popular, authoritative and influential book for information about Data Mining Technology techniques and applications. This book is essential reading for those wishing to develop insights into data mining methodologies and techniques in areas ranging from accounting to medicine. This book is a leading source of information on Data Mining, Web Mining, Knowledge Discovery, and Decision Support Topics. This is a great resource if you are looking for an insightful way to improve decision-making within your organization.

– James Rodger, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, USA

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

Parag C. Pendharkar is an assistant professor of information systems at the Pennsylvania State University at Harrisburg, USA. Dr. Pendharkar received his doctorate in management information systems from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. Dr. Pendharkar’s work has appeared, or was accepted, for publication in Annals of Operations Research, Communications of ACM, Decision Sciences, Computers & Operations Research, Interfaces, European Journal of Operational Research, Expert Systems with Applications, Intelligent Systems in Accounting, Finance and Management, Omega, as well as several other journals. Dr. Pendharkar has consulted with several airline, container shipping, mining, health care, and governmental agencies on yield management, information systems, and scheduling issues.