Date Added: Jun 2013
Data mining is the knowledge discovery process by analyzing the large volumes of data from various perspectives and summarizing it into useful information; data mining has become an essential component in various fields of human life. It is used to identify hidden patterns in a large data set. Classification techniques are supervised learning techniques that classify data item into predefined class label. It is one of the most useful techniques in data mining to build classification models from an input data set; these techniques commonly build models that are used to predict future data trends.