Re: value prediction

From: Maxim Demenko <>
Date: Tue, 17 Feb 2009 21:12:20 +0100
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Matthias Hoys schrieb:
> 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

The function you probably asking for is called prediction but to utilize it, you have to build a model by means of datamining api.

There was a serie of articles by Marcos M.Campos to show how it works

Best regards

Maxim Received on Tue Feb 17 2009 - 14:12:20 CST

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