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Offline Tapushe Rabaya Toma

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OLAP and data mining: What’s the difference?
« on: January 13, 2019, 12:29:06 PM »
Defining OLAP and data mining

OLAP is a design paradigm, a way to seek information out of the physical data store. OLAP is all about summation. It aggregates information from multiple systems, and stores it in a multi-dimensional format. These could be a star schema, snowflake schema or a hybrid kind of a schema.

Data mines leverage information within and without the organization to aid in answering business questions. They involve ratios and algorithms like decision trees, nearest neighbor classification and mural networks, along with clustering of data.

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Re: OLAP and data mining: What’s the difference?
« Reply #1 on: January 17, 2019, 08:06:10 PM »
Very informative one , good learning