- Volume 23 Issue 61
Discovery of association rules has been used useful in many fields, especially in the fields of the inventory display, catalog design and cross selling. In previous works, all transactions In the database are treated uniformly. In this paper, we present a method for partitioning transactions in the database using time weights. Transactions are assigned different weights as time goes on. Examples show that these method provides purchasing patterns in the database as well as finding association rules.