Ian H. Witten, Eibe Frank, Mark A. Hall
Morgan Kaufmann; 3rd edition
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Comprehensive revisions made to the book “Data Mining: Practical Machine Learning Tools and Techniques.” The third edition reviews the various technological advancements and adaptations that have been made in the industry since the publication of the previous edition. This includes new information on Data Transformations, Ensemble Learning, Massive Data Sets, and Multi-instance Learning, as well as a new version of the well-known Weka machine learning software that was developed by the authors. Methods that are cutting edge in terms of modern research are covered by Witten, Frank, and Hall. These authors cover both time-tested practices that are still used today as well as those that are at the forefront of this field.
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