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The Truth about Data Mining
It is now imperative that businesses be prudent. With rising volumes of data, traditional analytical techniques may not be able to discover valuable data. Consequently, data mining technology becomes important. Here is a framework to help understand the data mining process.
: The Truth about Data Mining The Truth about Data Mining Anna Mallikarjunan - June 19, 2009 Read Comments A business intelligence (BI) implementation can be considered two-tiered. The first tier comprises standard reporting, ad hoc reporting, multidimensional analysis, dashboards, scorecards, and alerts. The second tier is more commonly found in organizations that have successfully built a mature first tier. Advanced data analysis through predictive modeling and forecasting defines this tier—in other
Top Software for Mining Companies
For your own customized comparison reports, select a category below: ERP & CMMS for Mining. EAM for Mining. Accounting Software Systems.
: Top Software for Mining Companies Top Software for Mining Companies Comparing software solutions for mining companies can be difficult and time-consuming—but at TEC we make it quick and easy In just seconds, you can get free side-by-side software comparison reports. Choose from all the leading vendors—including Mincom, IFS, Microsoft, SAP, Lawson, Pronto Software, Infor, Mapcon Technologies, Bell Business Solutions, TARGIT, IBM, QlikTech International, Oracle—and many more. For your own customized
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Ask the Experts: Approaches to Data Mining ERP » The TEC Blog
Experts: Approaches to Data Mining ERP » The TEC Blog TEC Blog TEC Home About TEC Contact Us About the Bloggers Follow TEC on Twitter RSS Discussing Enterprise Software and Selection --> Fast, Accurate Software Evaluations TEC helps enterprises evaluate and select software solutions that meet their exacting needs by empowering purchasers with the tools, research, and expertise to make an ideal decision. Your software selection starts here. Learn more about
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Microsoft says OLE for Data Mining: Is it Bull?
Microsoft released a new version of OLE DB (Object Linking and Embedding Database, based on Microsoft’s Component Object Model or COM) which supports a proprietary data mining specification. It is purported to extend the Structured Query Language (SQL) to allow easier and faster incorporation of data mining queries into existing data warehouse solutions.
: OLE DB for Data Mining specification, a protocol based on the SQL language, that provides software vendors and application developers with an open interface to more efficiently integrate data mining tools and capabilities into line-of-business and e-commerce applications. A dozen leading data mining and business intelligence vendors announced their support for the new protocol, which will enable diverse data mining products to more easily exchange data and results and allow developers to more easily
MYstaff Pty Limited
: MYstaff started in the mid 1990s as a platform for Exxon mining operations in Australia and delivered a series of systems that reaped industrial relation changes in the Australian mining industries.
Dead Heat: Corporate Buyers Gain Analysis Tools in Leading e-Procurement Products
Commerce One has partnered with Sagent Technology to add analytic tools to its enterprise e-purchasing application. Also, Ariba has partnered with Informatica to add analytic tools to its enterprise e-purchasing application.
: to purchasing applications. The data-mining experts can probably predict when an employee is about to increase her rate of rogue purchases, or detect when a commodity is about to be purchased in large enough volume to warrant renegotiating the volume discount. Undoubtedly such CRM analysis will appear before the end of the year in a purchasing application near you. User Recommendations Commerce One BuySite users and Ariba Buyer users will certainly be interested in acquiring the appropriate package. For
Case Study: Charlotte Russe
Charlotte Russe, a women’s clothing retailer, had complicated processes for sales, markdown, and performance analysis. These processes often resulted in missed deadlines, and so the company searched for a way to automate and improve them. By implementing a business intelligence (BI) and corporate performance management (CPM) solution, the company reduced sales analysis and markdown planning from days to minutes.
: data extraction, data mining software, data warehouse in, the data warehouse, in inventory management, inventory management of, data warehouse data, data warehouse toolkit, data warehouse design Source: Board International Learn more about Board International Readers who downloaded this case study also read these popular documents! Sales Process Map ERP Implementation Best Practices: Manufacturers and the SaaS Delivery Model Three Keys to Better Data-driven Decisions: What You
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Eliminating Mining Industry Profitability Killers through a Common Decision Environment
Mining corporations and their operating units are under constant pressure to improve financial performance. Efforts to become financially healthy are hampered by the operational profitability killers embedded in traditional processes. Find out how technology-supported collaborative decision making drives key efficiencies at all stages of the asset lifecycle, from planning and construction through production and into decommissioning.
: Eliminating Mining Industry Profitability Killers through a Common Decision Environment Eliminating Mining Industry Profitability Killers through a Common Decision Environment Source: Wipro Technologies Document Type: White Paper Description: Mining corporations and their operating units are under constant pressure to improve financial performance. Efforts to become financially healthy are hampered by the operational profitability killers embedded in traditional processes. Find out how
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The Business Value of Business Intelligence
Historically, data warehousing and business intelligence (BI) initiatives have been IT-driven—concerned mainly with the technical aspects of delivering information to BI users. Now that many of the challenges and tradeoffs are understood, companies can focus on using BI to deliver business value. Learn how, by reading up on lessons learned during consulting engagements with Fortune 1000 clients and government agencies.
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A Definition of Data Warehousing
There is a great deal of confusion over the meaning of data warehousing. Simply defined, a data warehouse is a place for data, whereas data warehousing describes the process of defining, populating, and using a data warehouse. Creating, populating, and querying a data warehouse typically carries an extremely high price tag, but the return on investment can be substantial. Over 95% of the Fortune 1000 have a data warehouse initiative underway in some form.
: result set back. Data Mining Tools: Tools that automatically search for patterns in data. These tools are usually driven by complex statistical formulas. The easiest way to distinguish data mining from the various forms of OLAP is that OLAP can only answer questions you know to ask, data mining answers questions you didn t necessarily know to ask. Data Visualization Tools: Tools that show graphical representations of data, including complex three-dimensional data pictures. The theory is that the user can
Business Performance Management Basics: An Overview of Business Performance Management and Its Benefits to the Organization
Business performance management (BPM) includes setting key performance indicators, using data mining to discover data patterns and using software to help drive business decisions and develop corporate strategy. For an organization, there are many benefits to implementing a BPM solution.
: and importance of data mining the importance of scorecards and dashboards in driving business decisions the benefits and challenges of implementing a BPM solution BPM versus BI: A Brief Overview BPM applications allow organizations to implement an approach to data analysis. Data mining tools identify trends and enable organizations to plan intelligently for the future. Additionally, performance management software provides organizations with visualization features (such as dashboards), which give them
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