Date Added: Jul 2011
A knowledge-based society determines organizations to focus their activities on improving management quality by using knowledge. Huge data stores become important once the real significance of data is discovered. Data mining techniques are involved in different knowledge processes, as one can notice in various public applications of the researchers. Managers can use these techniques in order to extract patterns, relations, associations from data initially considered of little value. Over the past decade, Case-Based Reasoning (CBR) has emerged as a major research area within the artificial intelligence research field due to both its widespread usage by humans and its appeal as a methodology for building intelligent systems.