International Journal of Latest Trends in Engineering and Technology (IJLTET)
The major reason that data mining has attracted a great deal of attention in information industry in recent years is due to the wide availability of huge amounts of data and the imminent need for turning such data into useful information and knowledge. Data mining is a process which finds useful patterns from large amount of data. It predicts future trends and behaviors allowing businesses to take decisions. The paper discusses few of the data mining techniques, algorithms and some of the organizations which have adapted data mining technology to improve their businesses and found excellent results. And also discuss about the architecture of data mining systems, and the tasks and the major issues of data mining.