30 May, 2014
Big Data Landscape CategoryData Mining
HQHamilton, New Zealand
CEOThe University of Waikato (founder)
Weka (Waikato Environment for Knowledge Analysis) is a software “workbench” containing data mining algorithms designed for data analytics, with an emphasis on predictive analytical models. Weka runs in Explorer, a user interface with “panels” that give access to the core elements of the workbench. Included are panels for clustering, classifying, visualization, attribute association and selection and preprocessing.
Founders: The University of Waikato
1993: Weka prototype produced at the University of Waikato
1997: Weka rebuilt in Java
2006: Business intelligence provider Pentaho Corporation acquires rights to install Weka as part of its suite of BI solution
Weka is a product of the University of Waikato in Hamilton, New Zealand.