Database - Data Warehousing - Discussion

Discussion :: Data Warehousing - General Questions (Q.No.3)


A goal of data mining includes which of the following?

[A]. To explain some observed event or condition
[B]. To confirm that data exists
[C]. To analyze data for expected relationships
[D]. To create a new data warehouse

Answer: Option A


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Ram said: (Dec 4, 2010)  

Bhupendra said: (Feb 5, 2013)  
Data mining is used as a function to find some relations, patterns among the data.

Rohini.R said: (Mar 14, 2013)  
Data mining means tools to access, analyse the data and store it in an db.

Jai said: (Mar 14, 2013)  
Data mining refers to extracting or mining knowledge from very large database.

Benasir said: (Mar 14, 2013)  
Data mining refers to statistical and AI algorithms to analyze correlation of variables in data.

Jeevitha-Sit said: (Mar 14, 2013)  
Data warehouse architecture, which is based on multi-agent systems, not only improves the active and real-time performance of the data warehouse.

Ponamutha said: (Mar 14, 2013)  
Data mining is an innovative way of gaining new and valuable business insights by analyzing the information held in your company database.

Data mining uncovers this in-depth business intelligence by using advanced analytical and modeling techniques.

Data mining can identify patterns in company data.

Data mining can identify the characteristics of a known group of customers.

Data mining tools ease and automate the process of discovering this kind of information from large stores of data.

K.Durgadevi said: (Mar 14, 2013)  
Data mining is refers to extracting knowledge from large database.

Midhula-Sit said: (Mar 14, 2013)  
It is the process of analyzing data from different perspectives and summarizing it into useful information - information that can be used to increase revenue, cuts costs, or both. Data mining software is one of a number of analytic tools for analyzing data.

Sonia said: (Dec 1, 2013)  
Data Warehousing is a repository of an organization's electronically stored data.

Wowi said: (Dec 19, 2013)  
I don't agree with the provided answer. I think the correct answer is be "C". Seems to me that data mining is more about analyzing data, looking for "hidden" information, or correlations, in order to take calculated decisions. And not so much of "explaining" an observed event or condition.

Paarg said: (Mar 18, 2015)  
Data mining --> Extracting useful data from large DB and also finding patterns among data.

Rahul said: (Jan 13, 2017)  
A is true.

Ex-saler observed the customer's purchasing habit.

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