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Mining Discrete Sequences

  • Charu C. AggarwalAffiliated withIBM T.J. Watson Research Center Email author 

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Abstract

Discrete sequence data can be considered the categorical analog of time series data. As in the case of time series data, it contains a single contextual attribute that typically corresponds to time. However, the behavioral attribute is categorical.