Re: value prediction

From: Charles Hooper <>
Date: Tue, 17 Feb 2009 12:07:15 -0800 (PST)
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On Feb 17, 2:59 pm, "Matthias Hoys" <> wrote:
> I'm using Oracle 10g.
> Are there any analytic/statistic functions in Oracle to predict future
> values based on existing historical data ?
> For example: I have a table with product sales of the last 5 years, can we
> make an estimation of the sales for the next year ?
> Thanks,
> Matthias

My mathematics are quite rusty, but I seem to recall something about doing the above in a class called Linear Algebra. Check this page:

Linear regression is the answer?

Charles Hooper
IT Manager/Oracle DBA
K&M Machine-Fabricating, Inc. Received on Tue Feb 17 2009 - 14:07:15 CST

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