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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

SQL Server

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


Advances in Social Network Analysis and Mining Conference -- Sydney

This conference will be in Sydney in 2017, from 31st July to 3rd August.


As well as the main conference, there is also a workshop, FOSINT: Foundations of Open Source Intelligence, which may be of even more direct interest for readers of this blog. 15 more words

Implementing Fuzzy Sets in SQL Server, Part 8: Possibility Theory and Alpha Cuts

By Steve Bolton

…………To get the point across that fuzzy sets require membership grades of some sort, throughout this series I’ve borrowed the stored procedure I coded for… 2,249 more words

SQL Server