Re: Summary of replies to my recent inquiry on clustering tools.

Ljiljana Trajkovic (ljilja@cs.berkeley.edu)
Mon, 17 Nov 1997 03:02:31 +0100 (MET)

Many thanks for all who replied and offered software tools,
provided information, and gave pointers to WWW pages.

Sincerely,
Ljiljana Trajkovic

PS: Summary of responses to my inquiry about available software tools
for data clustering analysis and data mining based on fuzzy techniques.

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>From ljilja@homotopy.EECS.Berkeley.EDU Mon Nov 3 23:22:52 1997
Date: Mon, 3 Nov 1997 23:19:56 -0800
From: Ljiljana Trajkovic <ljilja@EECS.Berkeley.EDU>
To: bisc-group@diva.EECS.Berkeley.EDU
Subject: Information on software tools for clustering needed.
Cc: ljilja@homotopy.EECS.Berkeley.EDU

I would greatly appreciate information about available software tools
for data clustering analysis and data mining based on fuzzy techniques.
We would like to use such tools on demographic and traffic
data that we are collecting from our Internet usage experiment.

Ljiljana Trajkovic
University of California, Berkeley
EECS Department
231 Cory Hall
Berkeley, CA 94720-1770
Tel: (510) 643-8351
FAX: (510) 642-2739
E-mail: ljilja@eecs.berkeley.edu

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From: Dimiter Driankov <ddr@ida.liu.se>
Contact: "Juergen.Hollatz" <Juergen.Hollatz@mchp.siemens.de>
* Siemens proprietary tools
Also, tools for data mining based on Neuro-Fuzzy techniques:
* http://www.siemens.de/research/siefuzzy (SieFuzzy)
* http://www.sni-usa.com/snat/SENN/tutorial (SENN)

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>From Heike Mohmeyer <hm@mitgmbh.de>
MIT - Management Intelligenter Technologien GmbH
DataEngine and WINROSA (information available via airmail)
and
http://www.mitgmbh.de

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From: Jack Breese <breese@MICROSOFT.com> and
David Heckerman <heckerma@MICROSOFT.com>
Excellent and free program:
AutoClass
See NASA WWW pages:
http://ic-www.arc.nasa.gov/ic/projects/bayes-group/group/autoclass/autoclass-program.html

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From: J. Carlos Aguado <jaguado@esaii.upc.es>
Technical University of Catalonia
Barcelona, Spain
PC software available for Windows 3.1 and up.

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From: TransferTech@t-online.de (Gerhard Pogrzeba)
TransferTech GmbH
WEB site:
http://www.transfertech.de
CAM: Cluster Analysis Manager
(German on line help)
FCM: Fuzzy Control Manager
(English demo version available)

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From: Yager@panix.com (Ronald R. Yager)
Contcat: Dan Rasmussen at dan@dat.ruc.dk
Prototype interpreter for fuzzy query language called SummarySQL.
(not recommended for the problem).

Recommended text (check the Fuzzy c-Means):
"Pattern Recognition with Fuzzy Objective Function Algorithms" by James C.
Bezdek, 1981 Plenum Press, New York. ISBN: 0-306-40671-3.
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