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New Book: Data Mining for the Masses

          

The book is written for non-experts who would like to learn basic data mining principles and techniques. It uses RapidMiner Community Edition and OpenOffice Calc as the software environments

New book: Data Mining for the MassesData Mining for the Masses, by Dr. Matthew North.

The book is written for non-computer scientists and non-experts who would like to learn basic data mining principles and techniques that readers can apply in whatever their vocation or field may be. It uses RapidMiner Community Edition and OpenOffice Calc as the software environments, and embraces a tutorial-based demonstration approach to teaching data mining principles. Here is the the top-level table of contents:

Section 1: Basics

  • Data Mining
  •  CRISP-DM
  • Data Preparation Concepts
Section 2: Models
  • Correlation
  • Association Rules
  • K-Means Clustering
  • Discriminant Analysis
  • Linear Regression
  • Logistic Regression
  • Decision Trees
  • Neural Networks
  • Text Mining
Section 3: Considerations
  • Evaluation & Deployment
  • Ethics

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