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Data Mining on the Web

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Many vendors include data mining in their Web products. This list offers some representative vendors in different fields.

Realtime personalization based on click-stream, preference profiles, purchase history, and demographics (LikeMinds). Uses collaborative filtering. Ties in with realtime Web marketing analysis and reporting system (Aria).

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Knowledge management for categorization and text-portal personalization. Uses neural networks.

Hybrid prediction/OLAP system reports on visitor and item characteristics associated with predicted market value. Uses clustering and neural networks.

Knowledge management system for email customer support. Uses neural networks.

Targeting system for advertisements (SelectCast). Knowledge management system for email customer service (SelectResponse). Uses neural networks.

Knowledge management system for email customer support. Uses neural networks.

Decision tree system for selecting products by desired features. Uses Bayesian networks.

Clustering system lets sites analyze general characteristics of groups of visitors.

Provides traditional (non-realtime) data-mining tools that must be assembled for a particular application. Uses clustering, neural networks. --DG

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