Validation is the process of assessing how well your mining models perform against real data.
It is important that you validate your mining models by understanding their quality and characteristics before you deploy them into a production environment.
I post it here, because I think it's a great example of how Open Source projects make your life easy.
Actually validating algorithms is a very interesting topic and it's really not that hard.
To develop an automated method for ventilator-associated condition (VAC) surveillance and to compare its accuracy and efficiency with manual VAC surveillance setting.
The intensive care units (ICUs) of 4 hospitals methods.
No single comprehensive rule can tell you when a model is good enough, or when you have enough data.