26 Keywords for Data Mining?

It is interesting to note that Paul McFedries has described 26 words for data mining in his article at IEEE Spectrum. Below is a list of the words and their links to Wikipedia for your reading.

  1. knowledge engineers
  2. data preprocessing
  3. data warehouse
  4. data mart
  5. data cleansing
  6. dirty data
  7. noise
  8. knowledge discovery
  9. diapers and beer (seriously!)
  10. pattern mining
  11. association rules
  12. text mining
  13. audio mining
  14. audio indexing
  15. image mining
  16. video mining
  17. spatial mining
  18. geospatial mining
  19. crowd mining
  20. web mining
  21. data dredging
  22. data fishing
  23. data snooping
  24. automated data mining
  25. ??
  26. ??
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Python Data Mining Resources

Python for data mining has been gaining some interest from data miner community due to its open source, general purpose programming and web scripting language. Below are some resources to kick start doing data mining using Python:

The Python Tutorial (updated ver 2.7) – read this manual first!
Orange – an open source data visualization/data analysis/data mining through visual programming or Python scripting.
Scrapy – fast high-level screen scraping and web crawling framework, used to crawl websites and extract structured data from web pages, completely written in Python. Use this to get any raw data from any site for data mining purposes.
Data Mining in Python – a collection of libraries useful for machine learning and data mining especially in clustering and supervised learning.
Pattern – a web mining module for the Python programming language. It contains tools for data retrieval, text analysis and data visualization and comes with over 30 sample scripts.

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Data Analytics News

Mzinga OmniSocial to Power World’s First Online Community for Big Data Analytics – Benzinga

Mzinga OmniSocial to Power World’s First Online Community for Big Data Analytics
Benzinga
Mzinga ® (http://www.mzinga.com), the leader in social intelligence solutions, services, and analytics for business, today announced that Teradata, the world’s largest company focused on big data analytics and data warehousing, has selected the Mzinga …
Mzinga OmniSocial to Power World’s First Online Community for Big Data AnalyticsBusiness Wire (press release)
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Experian Marketing Services Launches New Consumer Economic Barometer – Stockhouse

Experian Marketing Services Launches New Consumer Economic Barometer
Stockhouse
Experian Marketing Services, a leading provider of data, analytics and marketing technologies to help organizations target and engage their customers more effectively, today launched the Experian Consumer Expectation Index. Marketers now have access to …
Experian Marketing Services Launches New Consumer Economic BarometerPR Newswire (press release)
all 7 news articles »
The International ACM Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining Conference Brings … – San Francisco Chronicle (press release)

The International ACM Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining Conference Brings …
San Francisco Chronicle (press release)
For the first time, the conference also includes an Industry Practice Expo, a brand new track of invited talks from leading experts, who have developed and deployed successful, large-scale predictive analytics and data mining systems in their …
and more »
More uses seen on the horizon for content and text analytics tools – SearchDataManagement.com

More uses seen on the horizon for content and text analytics tools
SearchDataManagement.com
“Text and speech analytics will become ubiquitous,” Herschel predicted. Reading ‘the face of the customer’ through video analytics? Perhaps the most far-off type of unstructured data analytics is video and image analytics. Images are hard enough for a …
Wharton Research Data Services Announces the Addition of the WRDS SEC … – SunHerald.com

Wharton Research Data Services Announces the Addition of the WRDS SEC …
SunHerald.com
PHILADELPHIA — The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania announced today that Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS) has created the WRDS SEC Analytics Suite, allowing for researchers to effortlessly retrieve and export customized subsets of …
Wharton Research Data Services Announces the Addition of the WRDS SEC …Business Wire (press release)
all 8 news articles »
SAS’ ‘Big Analytics’ Tackles Big Data, Speeds Problem Solving – Insurance News Net (press release)

SAS’ ‘Big Analytics‘ Tackles Big Data, Speeds Problem Solving
Insurance News Net (press release)
“We rely on SAS to handle Expedia’s big data. SAS predictive analytics and data mining analyze nearly 200 terabytes of customer and clickstream data in our data warehouse. Customers need a reason to do business with Expedia. Analytic insights help us …
and more »
Zettaset raises $3M for large-scale data analytics – VatorNews

VatorNews

Zettaset raises $3M for large-scale data analytics
VatorNews
Founded in 2007, the business intelligence company focuses on providing large-scale data analytics services for the enterprise via the open-source platform Hadoop. The company’s new name, Zettaset, is a play on Zettabyte, which is one million petabytes …
Zettaset raises $3M for the consumerization of big dataGigaOm
GOTO Metrics Inks $3MPrivate Equity Hub (press release)
GOTO Metrics raises $3M, relaunches as ZettasetSan Jose Business Journal
EON: Enhanced Online News (press release)
all 13 news articles »
Public sector can make big savings through smart data usage – The Guardian

Public sector can make big savings through smart data usage
The Guardian
In their latest report, the business advisory firm outlines the need for the public sector to tighten up its use of data to drive down organisational costs and improve service efficiency. Deloitte found that data analytics – in particular predictive …
Data analytics ‘can bring down costs’Public Finance
all 2 news articles »
Data Analytics The Next Big Thing For India Inc: Pramod Haque – VC Circle

Data Analytics The Next Big Thing For India Inc: Pramod Haque
VC Circle
BY TEAM VCC The next set of innovation for India Inc. will revolve around the ‘Big Data’ or data analytics, according to Pramod Haque, managing partner at the US-based venture capital firm Norwest Venture Partners. Speaking at the recently concluded …
and more »
Sybase & Gartner: democracy needed in data warehouse analytics – ComputerWeekly.com (blog)

Sybase & Gartner: democracy needed in data warehouse analytics
ComputerWeekly.com (blog)
So then, we need to bring more democracy to data warehouse analytics I suppose. Also in the mix with this news announcement is the use of Sybase IQ PlexQ technology. This offering dynamically balances query workloads across nodes on the grid for …
Sybase announces availability of Sybase IQ 15.3 with PlexQ technologyistockAnalyst.com (press release)
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Data Analytics News July 13, 2011

Mzinga OmniSocial to Power World’s First Online Community for Big Data Analytics – Benzinga

Mzinga OmniSocial to Power World’s First Online Community for Big Data Analytics
Benzinga
Mzinga ® (http://www.mzinga.com), the leader in social intelligence solutions, services, and analytics for business, today announced that Teradata, the world’s largest company focused on big data analytics and data warehousing, has selected the Mzinga …
Mzinga OmniSocial to Power World’s First Online Community for Big Data AnalyticsBusiness Wire (press release)
all 6 news articles »
Experian Marketing Services Launches New Consumer Economic Barometer – Stockhouse

Experian Marketing Services Launches New Consumer Economic Barometer
Stockhouse
Experian Marketing Services, a leading provider of data, analytics and marketing technologies to help organizations target and engage their customers more effectively, today launched the Experian Consumer Expectation Index. Marketers now have access to …
Experian Marketing Services Launches New Consumer Economic BarometerPR Newswire (press release)
all 7 news articles »
The International ACM Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining Conference Brings … – San Francisco Chronicle (press release)

The International ACM Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining Conference Brings …
San Francisco Chronicle (press release)
For the first time, the conference also includes an Industry Practice Expo, a brand new track of invited talks from leading experts, who have developed and deployed successful, large-scale predictive analytics and data mining systems in their …
and more »
More uses seen on the horizon for content and text analytics tools – SearchDataManagement.com

More uses seen on the horizon for content and text analytics tools
SearchDataManagement.com
“Text and speech analytics will become ubiquitous,” Herschel predicted. Reading ‘the face of the customer’ through video analytics? Perhaps the most far-off type of unstructured data analytics is video and image analytics. Images are hard enough for a …
Wharton Research Data Services Announces the Addition of the WRDS SEC … – SunHerald.com

Wharton Research Data Services Announces the Addition of the WRDS SEC …
SunHerald.com
PHILADELPHIA — The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania announced today that Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS) has created the WRDS SEC Analytics Suite, allowing for researchers to effortlessly retrieve and export customized subsets of …
Wharton Research Data Services Announces the Addition of the WRDS SEC …Business Wire (press release)
all 8 news articles »
SAS’ ‘Big Analytics’ Tackles Big Data, Speeds Problem Solving – Insurance News Net (press release)

SAS’ ‘Big Analytics‘ Tackles Big Data, Speeds Problem Solving
Insurance News Net (press release)
“We rely on SAS to handle Expedia’s big data. SAS predictive analytics and data mining analyze nearly 200 terabytes of customer and clickstream data in our data warehouse. Customers need a reason to do business with Expedia. Analytic insights help us …
and more »
Zettaset raises $3M for large-scale data analytics – VatorNews

VatorNews

Zettaset raises $3M for large-scale data analytics
VatorNews
Founded in 2007, the business intelligence company focuses on providing large-scale data analytics services for the enterprise via the open-source platform Hadoop. The company’s new name, Zettaset, is a play on Zettabyte, which is one million petabytes …
Zettaset raises $3M for the consumerization of big dataGigaOm
GOTO Metrics Inks $3MPrivate Equity Hub (press release)
GOTO Metrics raises $3M, relaunches as ZettasetSan Jose Business Journal
EON: Enhanced Online News (press release)
all 13 news articles »
Public sector can make big savings through smart data usage – The Guardian

Public sector can make big savings through smart data usage
The Guardian
In their latest report, the business advisory firm outlines the need for the public sector to tighten up its use of data to drive down organisational costs and improve service efficiency. Deloitte found that data analytics – in particular predictive …
Data analytics ‘can bring down costs’Public Finance
all 2 news articles »
Data Analytics The Next Big Thing For India Inc: Pramod Haque – VC Circle

Data Analytics The Next Big Thing For India Inc: Pramod Haque
VC Circle
BY TEAM VCC The next set of innovation for India Inc. will revolve around the ‘Big Data’ or data analytics, according to Pramod Haque, managing partner at the US-based venture capital firm Norwest Venture Partners. Speaking at the recently concluded …
and more »
Sybase & Gartner: democracy needed in data warehouse analytics – ComputerWeekly.com (blog)

Sybase & Gartner: democracy needed in data warehouse analytics
ComputerWeekly.com (blog)
So then, we need to bring more democracy to data warehouse analytics I suppose. Also in the mix with this news announcement is the use of Sybase IQ PlexQ technology. This offering dynamically balances query workloads across nodes on the grid for …
Sybase announces availability of Sybase IQ 15.3 with PlexQ technologyistockAnalyst.com (press release)
all 2 news articles »

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