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Initial Observations of Metadata

What jumped out at me after reading the first chapter of Steven J. Miller’s text on metadata was the wide applicability and the different typologies of metadata. 972 more words


Theme 2 - Knowledge Discovery

What is knowledge discovery in databases (KDD)

There are many labels given to the process of extracting useful information from data. Such terms have included “data mining, knowledge extraction, information discovery, information harvesting, data archaeology, and data pattern processing [1]. 189 more words


Knowledge discovery, not knowledge management

I spend a lot of time dealing with data. Data is an ingredient in an organization’s larger decision making process:Institutions say they want “knowledge management (KM)” 716 more words


Theme 2 - Pattern Recognition

Pattern Recognition

The oxford dictionary defines pattern recognition as ‘The process by which a computer, the brain, etc., detects and identifies ordered structures in data or in visual images or other sensory stimuli. 1,133 more words


Implementing Fuzzy Sets in SQL Server, Part 11: Fuzzy Addenda

By Steve Bolton

…………One of the key reasons I looked into the topic of fuzzy sets in the first place was my suspicion that T-SQL, as a set-based language, would be ideal for modeling them. 2,406 more words

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The Organization of Information

Taylor and Joudrey (2012) concluded their book, The Organization of Information, by stating that there is much work to be done in both information organization and the development of retrieval systems. 1,235 more words