A collection of leading business applications in the data mining and multivariate modeling spectrum, this book contains the thoughts of experts in the field at leading U.S. corporations. Provided are insights on the importance that quantitative modeling provides in helping organizations manage risk, increase productivity, and drive profits in the markets in which they operate. In addition, the expert contributors comment on other important aspects that are involved in the utilization of data mining and multivariate modeling, including data collection, cleansing, and general organization. Also addressed are complementary business applications across industry sectors.
Author Biography: Stephan Kudyba (PhD) is president and founder of Null Sigma Inc., a consulting company that concentrates on enhancing corporate operational efficiency through the utilization of data mining, business intelligence and knowledge management initiatives. He is also a faculty member in the school of management at New Jersey Institute of Technology and has authored the books “Data Mining and Business Intelligence: A Guide to Productivity” and “IT, Corporate Productivity and the New Economy.