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Data Mining

  • By: Brian Caterino
  • In: Encyclopedia of the Fourth Amendment
  • Edited by: John R. Vile & David L. Hudson Jr.
  • Subject:American Political History, American Political Thought, Law & Courts

Data mining is the extraction of patterns from large quantities of information. It involves the process of analyzing data from different perspectives and summarizing it into useful information. While the concept has been employed in some sense for centuries, the term ...

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