Dean Abbott, Abbott Analytics --from Foreword 2
"...If you want to roll-up your sleeves and execute on predictive analytics, this is your definite, go-to resource. To put it lightly, if this book isn't on your shelf, you're not a data miner."
- Eric Siegel, Ph.D., President, Prediction Impact, Inc. and Founding Chair, Predictive Analytics World
"Great introduction to the real-world process of data mining. The overviews, practical advice, tutorials, and extra CD material make this book an invaluable resource for both new and experienced data miners.
-- Karl Rexer, PhD (President & Founder of Rexer Analytics, Boston, Massachusetts)
This handbook brings together, in a single resource, all the information a beginner will need to understand the tools and issues in data mining to build practical solutions. Using the methods of this book produces new KNOWLEDGE that facilitates DECISIONS which lead to ACTIONS that result in SUCCESS.
Good read, touches upon broader aspects of data mining without delving too much into the mathematics of it. Good for any one interested in Data miningPublished 5 months ago by gaurab mukherjee
It is very well written and easy to follow. It does not go into the mathematics of statistical analysis, but it covers the concepts very well.Published 6 months ago by Abdollah Haghighi
This book presents a good overview of various data mining techniques using a wide range of real life examples. Good stuff!Published 13 months ago by Ananta Mukerji
The handbook has practical hands on advice and examples from industry leaders and I would definitely recommend it to others in the field.Published 16 months ago by Anni Russell
Data mining practitioners, here is your bible, the complete "driver's manual" for data mining. From starting the engine to handling the curves, this book covers the gamut of data... Read morePublished 17 months ago by Eric Siegel
The book from Robert Nisbet, John Elder and Gary Miner is a fresh addition to any data miner library. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Sandro Saitta
I am a big Statistica fan. I have read a few DM books, and found this one to be in the low quartile. It really lacks any kind of rigor contained in many other DM books. Read morePublished 18 months ago by George Rodriguez
I really tried to like this book, and read through first 4-5 chapters, but I discovered there's little to learn from the book. Read morePublished 22 months ago by %macC%