Discovering Usage Patterns From Web Data Using Web Usage Mining
This paper work concentrates on web usage mining and in particular focuses on discovering the web usage patterns of websites from the server log files. Web Usage Mining is a part of Web Mining, which, in turn, is a part of Data Mining. As Data Mining involves the concept of extraction meaningful and valuable information from large volume of data, Web Usage Mining is the application of data mining techniques to discover interesting usage patterns from Web data. Web Usage mining involves mining the usage characteristics of the users of Web Applications.