Desktop Survival Guide
by Graham Williams
A variety of open source data mining suites are available. Generally, Rattle aims to be quick and easy to deploy for teaching and in business, uncomplicated to use, and to support the delivery of both evidence of the performance of the models, and code for deploying the models in production. However, the choice is always up to you, and in an open source world it is easy to explore the choices yourself. Here we review some of the major data mining suites available and offer very brief comments on their strengths and weaknesses.