Tech Mining makes exploitation of text databases meaningful to those who can gain from derived knowledge about emerging technologies. It begins with the premise that we have the information, the tools to exploit it, and the need for the resulting knowledge.
The information provided puts new capabilities at the hands of technology managers. Using the material present, these managers can identify and access the most valuable technology information resources (publications, patents, etc.); search, retrieve, and clean the information on topics of interest; and lower the costs and enhance the benefits of competitive technological intelligence operations.
“…useful to a variety of institutions, programs, and people.” (E-STREAMS, August 2005)
“Two data mining practitioners explain how to use the available software tools…to quickly access the technological information needed to gain competitive advantage.” (Research Technology Management, May-June 2005)
–This text refers to the hardcover edition.
- Author(s) : Alan L. Porter, Scott W. Cunningham
- Number of pages: 408 pages
- ISBN-10: 9780471475675
- ISBN-13 : 978-0471475675
- Publisher : Wiley-Interscience; 1st edition (November 4, 2004)
- Language: English