Description / Table of Contents:
Part I. Machine Learning Tools and Techniques: 1. What's iIt all about?; 2. Input: concepts, instances, and attributes; 3. Output: knowledge representation; 4. Algorithms: the basic methods; 5. Credibility: evaluating what's been learned -- Part II. Advanced Data Mining: 6. Implementations: real machine learning schemes; 7. Data transformation; 8. Ensemble learning; 9. Moving on: applications and beyond -- Part III. The Weka Data MiningWorkbench: 10. Introduction to Weka; 11. The explorer -- 12. The knowledge flow interface; 13. The experimenter; 14 The command-line interface; 15. Embedded machine learning; 16. Writing new learning schemes; 17. Tutorial exercises for the weka explorer
Provides information on the tools and techniques of data mining, covering such topics as data transformation, ensemble learning, and datasets, and presents instructions on the Weka machine learning software
xxxiii, 629 p. : ill.