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Volume 26, Issue 1


A State-of-the-Art Review of Knowledge Discovery in Multiple Databases

Animesh Adhikari / Lakhmi C. Jain
  • School of Electrical and Information Engineering, University of South Australia, Mawson Lakes Campus, Australia
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/ Bhanu Prasad
  • Department of Computer and Information Sciences, Florida A&M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
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Published Online: 2016-05-20 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/jisys-2015-0154


Knowledge discovery in multiple databases offers many opportunities and challenges. We have given a number of motivating points on knowledge discovery in multiple databases. In view of further studies on this aspect, we highlight some domains that generated numerous problems on multiple related databases. Activities related to data preprocessing in a multi-database mining environment are also discussed. Important techniques of mining multiple databases are outlined. Many interesting patterns that originated out of multi-database environments are highlighted. We shall witness more research outcomes and investigations as the number of multi-database domains is on the rise.

Keywords: Data preparation in multi-database environment; multi-database mining; patterns in multiple databases

MSC 2010: 68T10


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Received: 2015-12-02

Published Online: 2016-05-20

Published in Print: 2017-01-01

Citation Information: Journal of Intelligent Systems, Volume 26, Issue 1, Pages 23–34, ISSN (Online) 2191-026X, ISSN (Print) 0334-1860, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/jisys-2015-0154.

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