Data Preparation for Data Mining Using SASBy
- Mamdouh Refaat
Data Mining professionals, business analysts, SAS programmers, and data management and statistics students who plan to work in data mining. Essentially the same audience as all of our data mining books.
Paperback, 424 Pages
Published: September 2006
Imprint: Morgan Kaufmann
It is easy to write books that address broad topics and ideas leaving the reader with the question âYes, but how?â By combining a comprehensive guide to data preparation for data mining along with specific examples in SAS, Mamdouh's book is a rare find-a blend of theory and the practical at the same time. As anyone who has mined data will confess, 80% of the problem is in data preparation; Mamdouh addresses this difficult subject with strong practical techniques and methods. If you are working on an SAS data mining project, this book is a must! If you are working on any data mining project, the techniques and methods will be a guiding light! --Frank Byrum, Cormine Intelligent Data, LLC