Date Added: Sep 2012
In today's business scenario, the authors percept major changes in how managers use computerized support in making decisions. As more number of decision-makers use computerized support in decision making, Decision Support Systems (DSS) is developing from its starting as a personal support tool and is becoming the common resource in an organization. DSS serve the management, operations, and planning levels of an organization and help to make decisions, which may be rapidly changing and not easily specified in advance. Data mining has a vital role to extract important information to help in decision making of a decision support system. It has been the active field of research in the last two-three decades.