Chapter 18. Expanding Your Business Intelligence with Data Mining

Elsie Pan

The data mining component of Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services is an intensely compelling feature. It allows developers, even those with no previous data mining experience, to integrate data mining into applications quickly and effectively. The Mining Model Wizard guides you through the choice of inputs and outputs for the models, abstracting much of the complexity of the algorithms. At the same time, several algorithm parameters are exposed, allowing more advanced users to tweak the models by changing parameter values from their specified defaults.



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