As organizations seek to understand and exploit vast – and increasing -- amounts of information brought by new technologies and practices, research in data mining and knowledge discovery is becoming increasing important. This paper presents a brief overview of the field of data mining, including research issues and information resources available through the research community.
Spangler, William E.; Chung, H. Michael; and Gey, Fredric C., "Data Mining: A Brief Introduction to the Field and Research Community" (2000). AMCIS 2000 Proceedings. 97.