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ALSO CALLED: Datamining, Analytics, Data Dredging, Database Analytics, Datamine, Data-mining
DEFINITION: Hancock is a C-based programming language developed by AT&T specifically for data mining telephone and Internet records. AT&T's software is used to discover what the company calls "communities of interest" -- social networks of people who call each other. The software was developed in the late 1990s for lead generation and to detect customer fraud. For example, if a new account is linked  … 
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Data Mining White Papers (View All Report Types)
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Data Visualization: Making Big Data Approachable and Valuable
sponsored by SAS
WHITE PAPER: This resource describes the limitations of existing big data collection and analysis tools, and explains how data visualization can help your organization more easily realize the full potential of big data.
Posted: 15 Mar 2013 | Published: 15 Mar 2013


CFO Research Study - Linking Numbers and Narratives
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Many companies are incorporating narrative elements into both internal and external reporting. However, adding a narrative analysis to financial reports can take a substantial amount of staff and management time. Companies today need more automation, more variance analysis/explanations, and less keying of information into spreadsheets.
Posted: 29 Oct 2012 | Published: 31 Jul 2012


How KPIs Can Help Motivate and Reward the Right Behavior
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper outlines the value of key performance indicators (KPIs) and why it's integral you set annual targets for each of them and measure performance against them rather than develop strategy maps and generate strategic action plans that drive performance improvement.
Posted: 08 Aug 2012 | Published: 08 Aug 2012


Business Analytics: Ventana Research - Improving Retailing Performance Using Better Analytics: A Pragmatic Approach
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This Ventana Research paper reveals the results of a study examining how retailers use analytics across their company, including the marketing, supply chain, operations and finance. Read this now to learn more about the challenges these retail organizations face as well as the possibilities available to them through today's innovative technology.
Posted: 08 Aug 2012 | Published: 15 Nov 2011


IBM Analytic Answers for Prioritized Collections
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This resource introduces a portfolio of cloud-based analytics tools that can help deliver key business insights – allowing you to optimize collections, drive down company debt, and more – without the need for major business changes.
Posted: 10 Apr 2013 | Published: 28 Feb 2013


Visual Discovery Tools
sponsored by SearchBusinessAnalytics
WHITE PAPER: Visual discovery tools help enable business users to access and analyze data with minimal assistance from the IT department. Consult this white paper to learn more about who the target users of visual discovery tools are and how they help analyze data in a variety of systems.
Posted: 04 Mar 2013 | Published: 04 Mar 2013


Information Optimization Transformation Experience Workshop
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Many organizations continue to struggle with basic BI competencies, such as information quality, data integration, governance, and accessibility. Read on to learn how you can benefit from an online Big Data workshop where your business and IT leaders can collaborate on the latest strategies and trends about strategic information management.
Posted: 24 Jan 2013 | Published: 24 Jan 2013

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise

The Big Data Zoo - Taming the Beasts
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Big data must be managed and integrated across the entire enterprise to extract its full value and to ensure its consistent use. Access this extensive resource to learn the importance of an integrated platform and how to get started.
Posted: 14 Jan 2013 | Published: 31 Oct 2012


In Memory Computing: Lifting the Burden of Big Data
sponsored by TIBCO
WHITE PAPER: Big data presents businesses with some significant challenges, but the biggest complaint amongst executives is their inability to quickly access the data they need for analytics. To alleviate this, savvy companies are using in-memory computing and gaining the ability to process more data faster and with greater efficiency. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 08 Oct 2012 | Published: 08 Oct 2012

Customer Experience for Commerce: Oracle Commerce Solutions
sponsored by DocuSign, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource explores the factors influencing the changing commerce landscape, including the impact mobility and social networking are having on the customer experience, and outlines technology tools from Oracle designed to help you optimize your customer experience management strategies.
Posted: 14 Sep 2012 | Published: 12 Dec 2012

DocuSign, Inc.

Leveling the playing field: How companies use data for competitive advantage
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Data is a critical asset to the competitiveness of your organization, yet only 27% of people in a recent study said their companies do a better job using information than their competitors. Read this study by the Economist Intelligence Unit to find best practices about developing data initiatives to gain a competitive advantage.
Posted: 13 Sep 2012 | Published: 13 Sep 2012

SAP America, Inc.

Symantec Enterprise Vault
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Check out this short white paper to see how you can bring your archives up to speed so that you can reduce costs, ensure you're in compliance, and make backup and recovery a breeze.
Posted: 07 Sep 2012 | Published: 30 Dec 2011

Symantec Corporation

Law & The Data Explosion
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the relationship between developments in the way the legal profession locates, identifies and recovers today's new breed of digital evidence, and the ever-growing amounts of data organizations are expected to store. Read now to learn more.
Posted: 05 Sep 2012 | Published: 30 Sep 2010

Symantec Corporation

Integrative CRM Enhances Midsize Business Agility and Performance
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper is designed to help IT and business leaders at midsize companies find innovative ways to extend their customer relationship management (CRM) capabilities to capitalize on emerging trends such as cloud, mobile, social media and predictive analytics. Gain essential insight to get closer to your customers and ensure your company's survival.
Posted: 16 Aug 2012 | Published: 01 Jul 2012


The IBM big data platform
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: What have you done to prepare for the volume, velocity and variety of big data? Today's data explosion has forced companies to re-assess their capabilities for managing the full spectrum of big data challenges. Read this paper to learn why a big data platform could hold the answer to optimizing big data management to maximize business insight.
Posted: 14 Aug 2012 | Published: 14 Aug 2012


Maximizing the Value Provided by a Big Data Platform (Branham Group)
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper focuses on finding the value within big data and offers advice for delivering deeper insight to decision-makers and management. Also, discover how leading companies are benefiting from the recent emergence of MapReduce and real-time analytics.
Posted: 13 Aug 2012 | Published: 01 Jun 2012


IBM and Oracle TCO: The Lumpy Mattress
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper outlines Oracle's approach to overpricing one part of a database solution to compensate for another part, leading to a much higher total cost of ownership (TCO). Read this now to learn more about the evolution of TCO, Oracle's pricing strategy, IBM's pricing strategy and so much more.
Posted: 10 Aug 2012 | Published: 21 Sep 2011


Outperforming in a data-rich, hyper-connected world
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper outlines the results of a survey conducted amongst more than 1,100 executives across nine industries in 64 countries on their ability to capture data, share insights and take actions based on what they learn. Read this now to discover how other companies are harnessing and handling their data and learn how you can follow a similar path.
Posted: 09 Aug 2012 | Published: 08 Aug 2012


Business Intelligence Essentials for Asset and Wealth Managers
sponsored by Advent Software, Inc
WHITE PAPER: Review this essential paper to learn about the role of business intelligence and analytics reporting in the modern enterprise. Find out why streamlined BI reporting is now critical, how better BI transcends to better business decision-making, which data is most valuable to BI, and much more.
Posted: 01 Aug 2012 | Published: 01 Aug 2012

Advent Software, Inc

ITG Executive Summary: Value Proposition for IBM PureFlex Systems
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper outlines a system that includes industry-leading capabilities at the infrastructure management level. Read on to discover how this option offers the potential to transform the server, storage and network infrastructures that support SAP enterprise environments and allows organizations to extend common management services to non-SAP apps.
Posted: 23 Jul 2012 | Published: 18 Apr 2012


Humanizing Big Data
sponsored by Alteryx, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: While businesses everywhere are focused on the volume, variety, and velocity of big data, they are discounting what is arguably the most important element – value. View this paper to learn how you can enhance the accessibility and analysis of your data to maximize its business value.
Posted: 17 Jul 2012 | Published: 17 Jul 2012

Alteryx, Inc.

Managing cloud deployments on IBM System z
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper outlines the ideal platform for cloud computing, one that delivers 100% virtualization, shared storage, dynamic resource provisioning, the highest levels of security, multitier applications, high scalability, robust service management tools and constant availability.
Posted: 06 Jul 2012 | Published: 13 Jul 2011


Oracle Solaris and Oracle SPARC T4 Servers— Engineered Together for Enterprise Cloud Deployments
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper to learn how Oracle Solaris and the SPARC T4 processor can help you manage your costs for existing infrastructures or for new enterprise cloud infrastructure design. Discover how Solaris works cohesively with SPARC T4 systems and other Oracle software to enable a handful of cloud-ready solutions.
Posted: 05 Jul 2012 | Published: 25 Jun 2012

Oracle Corporation

Oracle’s Optimized Solution for CRM - A Business Case for Secured Siebel CRM on Oracle’s SPARC T-Series
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Data privacy and thefts, contractual terms and compliance requirements are issues that all need to be considered when installing a CRM system. This paper outlines how deploying Siebel CRM on Oracle's SPARC T-Series servers mitigates risk while helping maintain a low total cost of ownership by not requiring more equipment.
Posted: 05 Jul 2012 | Published: 16 Mar 2011

Oracle Corporation

A smarter approach to CRM: An IBM perspective
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: With instant access to information, customers expect a purchase experience that matches the ease and speed of the information-gathering experience. Read this white paper, created in collaboration with Frost & Sullivan, to see how a customer relationship management (CRM) solution can help you respond on the customers' terms.
Posted: 05 Jul 2012 | Published: 15 Feb 2012

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DATA MINING DEFINITION (continued): …  to the same phone numbers that a disconnected user called, the suspicion may be that the customer has fraudulently obtained service without paying an outstanding bill.According to a 2004 paper published in ACM Transactions on Programming Languages and Systems, AT&T's programs mine calling card and long distance records, IP addresses and Internet traffic dumps. The paper also reports that Hancock makes it possible to track the movements of mobile users as they move from one cell to another. A number of issues have arisen over the threat such data mining poses to customer privacy. In October, 2007, … 

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