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data mining

The process of exploring and analysing databases to find previously unidentified patterns of data—popularly known as “hidden data”—which can be exploited for various purposes and produce new insights on outcomes, alternative treatments or effects of treatment on different populations.
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mining

(mi'ning) [ME]
1. The extraction of useful information from a database. Synonym: data mining
2. The extraction from the earth of materials with industrial value, such as coal, silver, or gold. Miners are exposed to various occupational disorders, including respiratory diseases (e.g., pneumoconiosis), allergies, and traumatic injuries.

data mining

Mining (1).
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Overall, the access tools provide the means for business intelligence through ad hoc and managed query environment, OLAP support, statistical analysis tools, knowledge mining and access to DSS applications at all levels.
In mining knowledge from ERP, two factors to be considered are the objective of knowledge mining such as finding-driven knowledge mining and validation-driven knowledge mining, and the methods of knowledge description and identification.
Business processes also determine how knowledge users interact with and benefit from content solutions, including better searching, knowledge mining and content organization that improve efficiencies and customer service.
To achieve this, TIS will provide or interface with a large collection of tools for data analysis and knowledge mining.

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