Mining Text Data

Author: Charu C. Aggarwal,ChengXiang Zhai

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 1461432235

Category: Computers

Page: 524

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Text mining applications have experienced tremendous advances because of web 2.0 and social networking applications. Recent advances in hardware and software technology have lead to a number of unique scenarios where text mining algorithms are learned. Mining Text Data introduces an important niche in the text analytics field, and is an edited volume contributed by leading international researchers and practitioners focused on social networks & data mining. This book contains a wide swath in topics across social networks & data mining. Each chapter contains a comprehensive survey including the key research content on the topic, and the future directions of research in the field. There is a special focus on Text Embedded with Heterogeneous and Multimedia Data which makes the mining process much more challenging. A number of methods have been designed such as transfer learning and cross-lingual mining for such cases. Mining Text Data simplifies the content, so that advanced-level students, practitioners and researchers in computer science can benefit from this book. Academic and corporate libraries, as well as ACM, IEEE, and Management Science focused on information security, electronic commerce, databases, data mining, machine learning, and statistics are the primary buyers for this reference book.
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Practical Text Mining and Statistical Analysis for Non-structured Text Data Applications

Author: Gary Miner,John Elder IV,Andrew Fast,Thomas Hill,Robert Nisbet,Dursun Delen

Publisher: Academic Press

ISBN: 0123870119

Category: Mathematics

Page: 1000

View: 7211

Practical Text Mining and Statistical Analysis for Non-structured Text Data Applications brings together all the information, tools and methods a professional will need to efficiently use text mining applications and statistical analysis. Winner of a 2012 PROSE Award in Computing and Information Sciences from the Association of American Publishers, this book presents a comprehensive how-to reference that shows the user how to conduct text mining and statistically analyze results. In addition to providing an in-depth examination of core text mining and link detection tools, methods and operations, the book examines advanced preprocessing techniques, knowledge representation considerations, and visualization approaches. Finally, the book explores current real-world, mission-critical applications of text mining and link detection using real world example tutorials in such varied fields as corporate, finance, business intelligence, genomics research, and counterterrorism activities. The world contains an unimaginably vast amount of digital information which is getting ever vaster ever more rapidly. This makes it possible to do many things that previously could not be done: spot business trends, prevent diseases, combat crime and so on. Managed well, the textual data can be used to unlock new sources of economic value, provide fresh insights into science and hold governments to account. As the Internet expands and our natural capacity to process the unstructured text that it contains diminishes, the value of text mining for information retrieval and search will increase dramatically. Extensive case studies, most in a tutorial format, allow the reader to 'click through' the example using a software program, thus learning to conduct text mining analyses in the most rapid manner of learning possible Numerous examples, tutorials, power points and datasets available via companion website on Elsevierdirect.com Glossary of text mining terms provided in the appendix
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Text Data Management and Analysis

A Practical Introduction to Information Retrieval and Text Mining

Author: ChengXiang Zhai,Sean Massung

Publisher: Morgan & Claypool

ISBN: 1970001186

Category: Computers

Page: 530

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Recent years have seen a dramatic growth of natural language text data, including web pages, news articles, scientific literature, emails, enterprise documents, and social media such as blog articles, forum posts, product reviews, and tweets. This has led to an increasing demand for powerful software tools to help people analyze and manage vast amounts of text data effectively and efficiently. Unlike data generated by a computer system or sensors, text data are usually generated directly by humans, and are accompanied by semantically rich content. As such, text data are especially valuable for discovering knowledge about human opinions and preferences, in addition to many other kinds of knowledge that we encode in text. In contrast to structured data, which conform to well-defined schemas (thus are relatively easy for computers to handle), text has less explicit structure, requiring computer processing toward understanding of the content encoded in text. The current technology of natural language processing has not yet reached a point to enable a computer to precisely understand natural language text, but a wide range of statistical and heuristic approaches to analysis and management of text data have been developed over the past few decades. They are usually very robust and can be applied to analyze and manage text data in any natural language, and about any topic. This book provides a systematic introduction to all these approaches, with an emphasis on covering the most useful knowledge and skills required to build a variety of practically useful text information systems. The focus is on text mining applications that can help users analyze patterns in text data to extract and reveal useful knowledge. Information retrieval systems, including search engines and recommender systems, are also covered as supporting technology for text mining applications. The book covers the major concepts, techniques, and ideas in text data mining and information retrieval from a practical viewpoint, and includes many hands-on exercises designed with a companion software toolkit (i.e., MeTA) to help readers learn how to apply techniques of text mining and information retrieval to real-world text data and how to experiment with and improve some of the algorithms for interesting application tasks. The book can be used as a textbook for a computer science undergraduate course or a reference book for practitioners working on relevant problems in analyzing and managing text data.
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Data Mining and Statistics for Decision Making

Author: Stéphane Tufféry

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780470979280

Category: Computers

Page: 716

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Data mining is the process of automatically searching large volumes of data for models and patterns using computational techniques from statistics, machine learning and information theory; it is the ideal tool for such an extraction of knowledge. Data mining is usually associated with a business or an organization's need to identify trends and profiles, allowing, for example, retailers to discover patterns on which to base marketing objectives. This book looks at both classical and recent techniques of data mining, such as clustering, discriminant analysis, logistic regression, generalized linear models, regularized regression, PLS regression, decision trees, neural networks, support vector machines, Vapnik theory, naive Bayesian classifier, ensemble learning and detection of association rules. They are discussed along with illustrative examples throughout the book to explain the theory of these methods, as well as their strengths and limitations. Key Features: Presents a comprehensive introduction to all techniques used in data mining and statistical learning, from classical to latest techniques. Starts from basic principles up to advanced concepts. Includes many step-by-step examples with the main software (R, SAS, IBM SPSS) as well as a thorough discussion and comparison of those software. Gives practical tips for data mining implementation to solve real world problems. Looks at a range of tools and applications, such as association rules, web mining and text mining, with a special focus on credit scoring. Supported by an accompanying website hosting datasets and user analysis. Statisticians and business intelligence analysts, students as well as computer science, biology, marketing and financial risk professionals in both commercial and government organizations across all business and industry sectors will benefit from this book.
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Organizational Data Mining

Leveraging Enterprise Data Resources for Optimal Performance

Author: Hamid R. Nemati,Christopher D. Barko

Publisher: IGI Global

ISBN: 9781591402220

Category: Computers

Page: 371

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Mountains of business data are piling up in organizations every day. These organizations collect data from multiple sources, both internal and external. These sources include legacy systems, customer relationship management and enterprise resource planning applications, online and e-commerce systems, government organizations and business suppliers and partners. A recent study from the University of California at Berkeley found the amount of data organizations collect and store in enterprise databases doubles every year, and slightly more than half of this data will consist of "reference information," which is the kind of information strategic business applications and decision support systems demand (Kestelyn, 2002). Terabyte-sized (1,000 megabytes) databases are commonplace in organizations today, and this enormous growth will make petabyte-sized databases (1,000 terabytes) a reality within the next few years (Whiting, 2002). By 2004 the Gartner Group estimates worldwide data volumes will be 30 times those of 1999, which translates into more data having been produced in the last 30 years than during the previous 5,000 (Wurman, 1989).
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Data mining VI

data mining, text mining and their business applications

Author: A. Zanasi,C. A. Brebbia,Nelson F. F. Ebecken

Publisher: Wit Pr/Computational Mechanics

ISBN: 9781845640170

Category: Computers

Page: 550

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Bringing together contributors from academia, research, industry and government, this volume includes papers from the Sixth International Conference on Data Mining, Text Mining and Their Business Applications. The information provided will be of great interest to researchers and applications developers from many different areas such as statistics, and data analysis and visualisation.The book features contributions on areas such as: Data Mining; Web Mining; Text Mining. DATA PREPARATION - Data Selection; Transformation; Preprocessing. TECHNIQUES - Neural Networks; Information Extraction; Clustering. SPECIAL APPLICATIONS - Customer Relationship Management; Competitive Intelligence; Virtual Communities; National Security; and E-Commerce and Web Data.
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Data mining

praktische Werkzeuge und Techniken für das maschinelle Lernen

Author: Ian H. Witten,Eibe Frank

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783446215337

Category:

Page: 386

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Data Mining

The Textbook

Author: Charu C. Aggarwal

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 3319141422

Category: Computers

Page: 734

View: 9431

This textbook explores the different aspects of data mining from the fundamentals to the complex data types and their applications, capturing the wide diversity of problem domains for data mining issues. It goes beyond the traditional focus on data mining problems to introduce advanced data types such as text, time series, discrete sequences, spatial data, graph data, and social networks. Until now, no single book has addressed all these topics in a comprehensive and integrated way. The chapters of this book fall into one of three categories: Fundamental chapters: Data mining has four main problems, which correspond to clustering, classification, association pattern mining, and outlier analysis. These chapters comprehensively discuss a wide variety of methods for these problems. Domain chapters: These chapters discuss the specific methods used for different domains of data such as text data, time-series data, sequence data, graph data, and spatial data. Application chapters: These chapters study important applications such as stream mining, Web mining, ranking, recommendations, social networks, and privacy preservation. The domain chapters also have an applied flavor. Appropriate for both introductory and advanced data mining courses, Data Mining: The Textbook balances mathematical details and intuition. It contains the necessary mathematical details for professors and researchers, but it is presented in a simple and intuitive style to improve accessibility for students and industrial practitioners (including those with a limited mathematical background). Numerous illustrations, examples, and exercises are included, with an emphasis on semantically interpretable examples. Praise for Data Mining: The Textbook - “As I read through this book, I have already decided to use it in my classes. This is a book written by an outstanding researcher who has made fundamental contributions to data mining, in a way that is both accessible and up to date. The book is complete with theory and practical use cases. It’s a must-have for students and professors alike!" -- Qiang Yang, Chair of Computer Science and Engineering at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology "This is the most amazing and comprehensive text book on data mining. It covers not only the fundamental problems, such as clustering, classification, outliers and frequent patterns, and different data types, including text, time series, sequences, spatial data and graphs, but also various applications, such as recommenders, Web, social network and privacy. It is a great book for graduate students and researchers as well as practitioners." -- Philip S. Yu, UIC Distinguished Professor and Wexler Chair in Information Technology at University of Illinois at Chicago
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Predictive Analytics and Data Mining

Concepts and Practice with RapidMiner

Author: Vijay Kotu,Bala Deshpande

Publisher: Morgan Kaufmann

ISBN: 0128016507

Category: Computers

Page: 446

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Put Predictive Analytics into Action Learn the basics of Predictive Analysis and Data Mining through an easy to understand conceptual framework and immediately practice the concepts learned using the open source RapidMiner tool. Whether you are brand new to Data Mining or working on your tenth project, this book will show you how to analyze data, uncover hidden patterns and relationships to aid important decisions and predictions. Data Mining has become an essential tool for any enterprise that collects, stores and processes data as part of its operations. This book is ideal for business users, data analysts, business analysts, business intelligence and data warehousing professionals and for anyone who wants to learn Data Mining. You’ll be able to: 1. Gain the necessary knowledge of different data mining techniques, so that you can select the right technique for a given data problem and create a general purpose analytics process. 2. Get up and running fast with more than two dozen commonly used powerful algorithms for predictive analytics using practical use cases. 3. Implement a simple step-by-step process for predicting an outcome or discovering hidden relationships from the data using RapidMiner, an open source GUI based data mining tool Predictive analytics and Data Mining techniques covered: Exploratory Data Analysis, Visualization, Decision trees, Rule induction, k-Nearest Neighbors, Naïve Bayesian, Artificial Neural Networks, Support Vector machines, Ensemble models, Bagging, Boosting, Random Forests, Linear regression, Logistic regression, Association analysis using Apriori and FP Growth, K-Means clustering, Density based clustering, Self Organizing Maps, Text Mining, Time series forecasting, Anomaly detection and Feature selection. Implementation files can be downloaded from the book companion site at www.LearnPredictiveAnalytics.com Demystifies data mining concepts with easy to understand language Shows how to get up and running fast with 20 commonly used powerful techniques for predictive analysis Explains the process of using open source RapidMiner tools Discusses a simple 5 step process for implementing algorithms that can be used for performing predictive analytics Includes practical use cases and examples
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Principles of Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery

Third European Conference, PKDD'99 Prague, Czech Republic, September 15-18, 1999 Proceedings

Author: Jan Zytkow,Jan Rauch

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 3540664904

Category: Computers

Page: 593

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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the Third European Conference on Principles and Practice of Knowledge Discovery in Databases, PKDD'99, held in Prague, Czech Republic in September 1999. The 28 revised full papers and 48 poster presentations were carefully reviewed and selected from 106 full papers submitted. The papers are organized in topical sections on time series, applications, taxonomies and partitions, logic methods, distributed and multirelational databases, text mining and feature selection, rules and induction, and interesting and unusual issues.
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Pattern Detection and Discovery

ESF Exploratory Workshop, London, UK, September 16-19, 2002.

Author: David J. Hand,Niall, M. Adams,Richard J. Bolton

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 3540441484

Category: Computers

Page: 226

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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of an international workshop on Pattern Detection and Discovery organized by the European Science Foundation in London, UK in September 2002. The 17 revised full papers presented were carefully selected and reviewed for inclusion in this state-of-the-art book. Six papers present an introduction and general issues in the emerging field. Four papers are devoted to association rules. Four papers deal with various aspects of text mining and Web mining, and three papers explore advanced applications.
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Machine Learning for Text

Author: Charu C. Aggarwal

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 3319735314

Category: Computers

Page: 493

View: 4033

Text analytics is a field that lies on the interface of information retrieval,machine learning, and natural language processing, and this textbook carefully covers a coherently organized framework drawn from these intersecting topics. The chapters of this textbook is organized into three categories: - Basic algorithms: Chapters 1 through 7 discuss the classical algorithms for machine learning from text such as preprocessing, similarity computation, topic modeling, matrix factorization, clustering, classification, regression, and ensemble analysis. - Domain-sensitive mining: Chapters 8 and 9 discuss the learning methods from text when combined with different domains such as multimedia and the Web. The problem of information retrieval and Web search is also discussed in the context of its relationship with ranking and machine learning methods. - Sequence-centric mining: Chapters 10 through 14 discuss various sequence-centric and natural language applications, such as feature engineering, neural language models, deep learning, text summarization, information extraction, opinion mining, text segmentation, and event detection. This textbook covers machine learning topics for text in detail. Since the coverage is extensive,multiple courses can be offered from the same book, depending on course level. Even though the presentation is text-centric, Chapters 3 to 7 cover machine learning algorithms that are often used indomains beyond text data. Therefore, the book can be used to offer courses not just in text analytics but also from the broader perspective of machine learning (with text as a backdrop). This textbook targets graduate students in computer science, as well as researchers, professors, and industrial practitioners working in these related fields. This textbook is accompanied with a solution manual for classroom teaching.
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Investigative Data Mining for Security and Criminal Detection

Author: Jesus Mena

Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann

ISBN: 9780750676137

Category: Computers

Page: 452

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Data mining has traditionally been used to predict consumer behaviour, but in the wake of 9/11, the same tools and techniques can also be used to detect and validate the identity of threatening and criminal entities for security purposes.
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Visual Analytics and Interactive Technologies: Data, Text and Web Mining Applications

Data, Text and Web Mining Applications

Author: Zhang, Qingyu

Publisher: IGI Global

ISBN: 1609601041

Category: Computers

Page: 362

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"This book is a comprehensive reference on concepts, algorithms, theories, applications, software, and visualization of data mining, text mining, Web mining and computing/supercomputing, covering state-of-the-art of the theory and applications of mining"--
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Data Mining Techniques

Author: Arun K. Pujari

Publisher: Universities Press

ISBN: 9788173713804

Category: Data mining

Page: 288

View: 9078

This Book Addresses All The Major And Latest Techniques Of Data Mining And Data Warehousing. It Deals With The Latest Algorithms For Discussing Association Rules, Decision Trees, Clustering, Neural Networks And Genetic Algorithms. The Book Also Discusses The Mining Of Web Data, Temporal And Text Data. It Can Serve As A Textbook For Students Of Compuer Science, Mathematical Science And Management Science, And Also Be An Excellent Handbook For Researchers In The Area Of Data Mining And Warehousing.
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Text Mining and Analysis

Practical Methods, Examples, and Case Studies Using SAS

Author: Dr. Goutam Chakraborty,Murali Pagolu,Satish Garla

Publisher: SAS Institute

ISBN: 1612907873

Category: Mathematics

Page: 340

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Big data: It's unstructured, it's coming at you fast, and there's lots of it. In fact, the majority of big data is text-oriented, thanks to the proliferation of online sources such as blogs, emails, and social media. However, having big data means little if you can't leverage it with analytics. Now you can explore the large volumes of unstructured text data that your organization has collected with Text Mining and Analysis: Practical Methods, Examples, and Case Studies Using SAS. This hands-on guide to text analytics using SAS provides detailed, step-by-step instructions and explanations on how to mine your text data for valuable insight. Through its comprehensive approach, you'll learn not just how to analyze your data, but how to collect, cleanse, organize, categorize, explore, and interpret it as well. Text Mining and Analysis also features an extensive set of case studies, so you can see examples of how the applications work with real-world data from a variety of industries. Text analytics enables you to gain insights about your customers' behaviors and sentiments. Leverage your organization's text data, and use those insights for making better business decisions with Text Mining and Analysis. This book is part of the SAS Press program.
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Data Mining Algorithms

Explained Using R

Author: Pawel Cichosz

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118950801

Category: Mathematics

Page: 720

View: 5410

Data Mining Algorithms is a practical, technically-oriented guide to data mining algorithms that covers the most important algorithms for building classification, regression, and clustering models, as well as techniques used for attribute selection and transformation, model quality evaluation, and creating model ensembles. The author presents many of the important topics and methodologies widely used in data mining, whilst demonstrating the internal operation and usage of data mining algorithms using examples in R.
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Data Mining

Text Corpus, Principal Component Analysis, Overfitting, Able Danger, Cluster Analysis, Neural Network, Receiver Operating Characteristic,

Author: Source Wikipedia

Publisher: University-Press.org

ISBN: 9781230640839

Category:

Page: 100

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 98. Chapters: Text corpus, Principal component analysis, Overfitting, Able Danger, Cluster analysis, Neural network, Receiver operating characteristic, Association rule learning, Open source intelligence, Profiling practices, Text mining, Formal concept analysis, Nearest neighbor search, Data visualization, Decision tree learning, Biclustering, General Architecture for Text Engineering, Molecule mining, Concept drift, Biomedical text mining, Data dredging, Web mining, Consensus clustering, Weka, Clustering high-dimensional data, Group method of data handling, Data stream mining, Data fusion, Lattice Miner, Data mining in agriculture, Environment for DeveLoping KDD-Applications Supported by Index-Structures, CANape, Elastic map, Business analytics, Cyber spying, RapidMiner, Pervasive DataRush Technology, Big data, Feature Selection Toolbox, Local Outlier Factor, Co-occurrence networks, Correlation clustering, Optimal matching, Alpha algorithm, Educational data mining, Structure mining, Languageware, Apriori algorithm, Accuracy paradox, FLAME clustering, Evolutionary data mining, Document classification, Apatar, Cross Industry Standard Process for Data Mining, Affinity analysis, Zementis Inc, Anomaly detection, Software mining, Early stopping, Silhouette, Lift, GSP Algorithm, Talx, Reactive Business Intelligence, Concept mining, KXEN Inc., Data classification, Institute of Analytics Professionals of Australia, In-database processing, List of machine learning algorithms, Keel, Inference attack, Non-linear iterative partial least squares, Deep Web Technologies, Sequence mining, K-optimal pattern discovery, Information Harvesting, Automatic distillation of structure, Data mining agent, Weather Data Mining, Data Applied, Transaction, Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery, Dynamic itemset counting.
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Text Mining and Visualization

Case Studies Using Open-Source Tools

Author: Markus Hofmann,Andrew Chisholm

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 148223758X

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 297

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Text Mining and Visualization: Case Studies Using Open-Source Tools provides an introduction to text mining using some of the most popular and powerful open-source tools: KNIME, RapidMiner, Weka, R, and Python. The contributors—all highly experienced with text mining and open-source software—explain how text data are gathered and processed from a wide variety of sources, including books, server access logs, websites, social media sites, and message boards. Each chapter presents a case study that you can follow as part of a step-by-step, reproducible example. You can also easily apply and extend the techniques to other problems. All the examples are available on a supplementary website. The book shows you how to exploit your text data, offering successful application examples and blueprints for you to tackle your text mining tasks and benefit from open and freely available tools. It gets you up to date on the latest and most powerful tools, the data mining process, and specific text mining activities.
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