ASSIGNMENT # 02

TOPIC:

“Data Mining”
Course Title: Accounting Information System Course Code: ACT 364

Submitted to:

Professor A.N.M. Shareef Faculty School of Business, UITS

Submitted by:

MD. Kamrul Islam ID # 09310014, BBA UITS

Date of Submission: June 10, 2011

So. in contrast to serial processing. That is why answer number “a” is incorrect. transformed. .The correct answer is (C) data mining. Sequential processing: Sequential processing is a term used to describe the processing that occurs in the order that it is received. b. This definition of the data warehouse focuses on data storage. The data is uploaded from the operational systems for reporting. It doesn’t search for identifiable patterns of data. It processes items in a collection of data according to some specified sequence of keys. catalogued and made available for use by managers and other business professionals for data mining. The main source of the data is cleaned. The main purpose of data warehousing is storing data. this occurs when data or instructions processed sequentially. not searching. The reasons for why data mining is the correct answer and the other answers are incorrect are described as follows: a. this answer is incorrect too. data warehousing: A data warehouse (DW) is a database used for reporting. The data may pass through an operational data store for additional operations before it is used in the DW for reporting. in the same order as they are accessed. online analytical processing etc. So.

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ATM machine. So this answer should be incorrect too. online chatting. For example: assembly line robots and radar system. Data processing using sophisticated data search capabilities and statistical algorithms to discover patterns and correlations in large pre-existing databases. process and output of data. data mining: Data Mining is the process of searching data within the data warehouse for identifiable patterns that can be used to predict future behavior. Real-time processing processes data instantly. In a real time processing.d. Data mining is the process in which there is analysis of data form different angle and perspectives and summarizing the same data into the . or actually takes place. real-time processing: Data processing that appears to take place. there is a continual input. it doesn’t spend much time in finding identifiable data patterns. a way to discover new meaning in data. c. Data has to be processed in a small stipulated time period (real time). instantaneously upon data entry or receipt of a command. otherwise it will create problems for the system.

. This kind of information could be utilized to increase the revenue. cutting the costs or both. data mining searches for identifiable patterns of data to organize. the correct answer will be (C) Data mining.relevant information.“the process of searching identifiable patterns of data is called-”. According to the question. prepare and process them. So.

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