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initialize,

v to set counters, switches, and addresses to 0 or other starting values at the beginning of, or at prescribed points in, a computer routine.

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In the proposed method mapper phase runs the standard k-means++ initialization algorithm.
Both Mapper phase and Reducer phase of method run a k-means++ initialization algorithm.
In proposed method weighted k-means++ initialization algorithm is executed during the Reducer phase.
Job Configuration is a small piece of information communicated to every map and reduce task during the initialization stage.
The approximation of Map- Reduce Random Initialization algorithm and MapReduce k-means++ Initialization (MR-KMI) algorithm on real data sets has been compared.
The initialization parameters DISK_ASYNCH_IO and TAPE_ASYNCH_IO specify whether the operating system supports asynchronous I/O for hard drives and tape drives respectively (most do).
Oracle will sort in memory if the sort can fit in the value specified by the initialization parameter SORT_AREA_SIZE (in bytes).
The initialization parameters SORT_WRITE_BUFFERS and SORT_WRITE_ BUFFER_SIZE specify how much memory to allocate for direct write sorts.
Then, a test between EM-based PNN with initialization from Global k-means and Fast Global k-means was done to observe the computational time and also the difference in classification performance.
2 Comparative tests between random initialization and Global k-means
Tests on the benchmark medical datasets and the Iris dataset [11] were conducted to observe the effects of random initialization and using Global k-means to initialize the parameter values in EM.
This was then used to set the cluster parameter for random initialization to help it get a better result and assume under similar conditions as the Global k-means.