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Abstract

The sciences do not try to explain, they hardly even try to interpret, they mainly make models. By a model is meant a mathematical construct which, with the addition of certain verbal interpretations, describes observed phenomena. The justification of such a mathematical construct is solely and precisely that it is expected to work.

Keywords

Support Vector Machine Business Process Unify Modeling Language Failure Prediction Radial Basis Function 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Miroslaw Malek
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  1. 1.Humboldt-Universität zu BerlinBerlin 

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