Not all mining projects are successful. This pronouncement may come as a surprise (but it probably won't). Some mining projects are successful — sometimes spectacularly so. The fact that this second pronouncement may come as a surprise to many readers is unfortunate. Although there are many paths to data mining success, the paths to failure are followed all too often. Data miners heading for failure seem to follow rules, or worst practices, just as those seeking success try to follow best practices. Read More . . .
Via Christa Carpentiere