Sanjay Soni is a software architect at Unisys who specializes in data warehousing and data mining with SQL Server Analysis Services and Business Internet Analytics using Commerce Server. He has written for Microsoft forums, Web sites, and magazines.
The data-mining features in SQL Server 2000 Analysis Services can help your organization find the patterns and rules to improve its marketing, sales, and customer-support operations and gain a better understanding of its customers.
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