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Author Thuraisingham, Bhavani M.

Title Web data mining and applications in business intelligence and counter-terrorism / Bhavani Thuraisingham
Published Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, 2003


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Description xxiv, 516 pages ; 24 cm
Contents 1. Introduction -- 2. The World Wide Web, E-Commerce, and Business Intelligence -- 3. Data Mining -- 4. Core Data Mining Technologies -- 5. Web Database Management -- 6. Information Retrieval Systems -- 7. Information Management Technologies -- 8. The Semantic Web -- 9. Data Mining and the Web -- 10. Processes and Techniques for Web Data Mining -- 11. Mining Databases on the Web -- 12. Information Retrieval and Web Data Mining -- 13. Information Management and Web Data Mining -- 14. Semantic Web Mining -- 15. Mining Usage Patterns and Structure on the Web -- 16. Prototypes, Products, and Standards for Web Data Mining -- 17. Some Applications for Web Mining -- 18. Some Information on Terrorism, Security Threats, and Protection Measures -- 19. Web Data Mining for Counter-Terrorism -- 20. Mining Web Databases for Counter-Terrorism -- 21. Information Retrieval and Web Mining for Counter-Terrorism -- 22. Information Management and Web Mining for Counter-Terrorism -- 23. Semantic Web Mining for Counter-Terrorism -- 24. Web Usage and Structure Mining for Counter-Terrorism -- 25. National Security, Privacy, Civil Liberties, and Web Mining -- 26. Revisiting Security Threats with Respect to Web Mining -- 27. E-Commerce, Business Intelligence, and Counter-Terrorism -- 28. Summary and Directions -- App. A. Data Management Systems: Developments and Trends -- App. B. Database Systems and Related Technologies -- App. C. Data and Information Security -- App. D. References
Summary "Web Data Mining and Applications in Business Intelligence and Counter-Terrorism responds by presenting a clear and comprehensive overview of Web mining, with emphasis on CRM and, for the first time, security and counter-terrorism applications. The tools and methods of Web mining are revealed in an easy-to-understand style, emphasizing the importance of practical, hands-on experience in the creation of successful E-business solutions."
"The author, a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, details how both opportunities and dangers on the Web can be identified and managed. Armed with the knowledge contained in this book, businesses can collect and analyze Web-based data to help develop customer relationships, increase sales, and identify existing and potential threats. Organizations can apply these same Web mining techniques to battle the real and present danger of terrorism, demonstrating Web mining's critical role in the intelligence arsenal."--BOOK JACKET
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Data mining.
Web databases.
Business intelligence -- Databases.
Terrorism -- Prevention -- Databases.
LC no. 2003043967
ISBN 0849314607 alkaline paper