Dr. Saed Sayad, a Professor at the University of Toronto, has created a great diagram about the elements of Data Mining. It is map (mathematical tree structure) that shows many of the common techniques in data mining and when to apply each one. Note: you can click on individual elements in the map for more details.

6 thoughts on “Data Mining Map

  1. Great summary and visual representation. Which brings me rehash the burning question – what exactly is the different between the terms analytics and data mining and what do they cover?

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