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Cluster Analysis - definition(s)

Cluster analysis - Process of grouping data into clusters through data analysis.

[Category=Database Marketing ]

Source: DBG, 02 May 2011 08:02:17, External

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cluster analysis - [statistics] A statistical classification technique for dividing a population into relatively homogeneous groups. The similarities between members belonging to a class, or cluster, are high; while similarities between members belonging to different clusters are low. Cluster analysis is frequently used in market analysis for consumer segmentation and locating customers, but it is also applied to other fields.

[Category=Geospatial ]

Source: esri, 21 February 2012 09:14:13, External

Clustering analysis – the process of identifying objects that are similar to each other and cluster them in order to understand the differences as well as the similarities within the data.

[Category=Big Data ]

Source: BigData-Startup, 22 September 2013 09:05:28, External  



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