Handbook of Research on Soft Computing and Nature-Inspired Algorithms

Soft computing and nature-inspired computing both play a significant role in developing a better understanding to machine learning. When studied together, they can offer new perspectives on the learning process of machines. The Handbook of Research on Soft Computing and Nature-Inspired Algorithms is an essential source for the latest scholarly research on applications of nature-inspired computing and soft computational systems. Featu...

Development of Configuration Software for Fieldbus Control Systems

Since the beginning of the 1980s, configuration software has developed and evolved. It should be said that configuration software, as a kind of application software, rose with the development of personal computers. The development of configuration software is closely related to the development of the industrial control system. With the rapid development of modern industries, the production process continues to expand in scale, and it...

Customer Segmentation and Clustering Using SAS Enterprise Miner, Third Edition

Understanding your customers is the key to your company's success! Segmentation is one of the first and most basic machine learning methods. It can be used by companies to understand their customers better, boost relevance of marketing messaging, and increase efficacy of predictive models. In Customer Segmentation and Clustering Using SAS Enterprise Miner, Third Edition, Randy Collica explains, in step-by-step fashion, the most commo...

How to Use SPSS®:, 10th edition

Dreading this book for my methods for my study, but it's actually not bad. Anyone doing quantitative research methods should use this to help with your data on SPSs program. Very helpful for learning SPSS! I'm a graduate student and so far all of my statistics classes have used SAS, but my department prefers SPSS. This books is easy to follow and has good examples. Great purchase.

Algorithms For Analysis, Inference, And Control Of Boolean Networks

The Boolean network (BN) is a mathematical model of genetic networks and other biological networks. Although extensive studies have been done on BNs from a viewpoint of complex systems, not so many studies have been undertaken from a computational viewpoint. This book presents rigorous algorithmic results on important computational problems on BNs, which include inference of a BN, detection of singleton and periodic attractors in a B...

Enhancing Software Fault Prediction With Machine Learning

Software development and design is an intricate and complex process that requires a multitude of steps to ultimately create a quality product. One crucial aspect of this process is minimizing potential errors through software fault prediction. Enhancing Software Fault Prediction With Machine Learning: Emerging Research and Opportunities is an innovative source of material on the latest advances and strategies for software quality pre...

Clinical Analytics and Data Management for the DNP, Second Edition

New to the Second Edition: Completely updated and expanded with 11 new chapters Includes an extensive data management toolkit with SPSS, Excel, and Tableau Describes value-based purchasing and NDNQI measurement programs Explains use of data sources to support the problem statement for the DNP project Guides selection of quality measures Provides best practices for collecting primary and secondary data Offers strategic guidelines for ...

Biostatistics by Example Using SAS Studio

As a data analyst for a major hospital, I rely on SAS to produce high-quality, accurate analyses quickly and with minimal amount of frustration. Ron Cody is in the rare breed of authors that takes complex ideas and distills them down to the bare essentials. He does this without any of the scary math formulae, complicated jargon, or anything else that distracts me from getting a solid understanding of the concept quickly. This is a sp...

Carpenter's Complete Guide to the SAS Macro Language, Third Edition

Art Carpenter is one of the best teachers and lecturers I have ever had the pleasure of knowing. So, it is not surprising that the same abilities that make him a great teacher and lecturer also make him a superb author. His latest book, Carpenter's Complete Guide to the SAS Macro Language, 3rd edition is proof of his teaching skills. Art is an accomplished author and has a writing style that makes you feel that you are in a classroom...

Handbook of Research on Advanced Data Mining Techniques and Applications for Business Intelligence

The development of business intelligence has enhanced the visualization of data to inform and facilitate business management and strategizing. By implementing effective data-driven techniques, this allows for advance reporting tools to cater to company-specific issues and challenges. The Handbook of Research on Advanced Data Mining Techniques and Applications for Business Intelligence is a key resource on the latest advancements in b...