Re: [R] standardization

From: Barry Rowlingson <B.Rowlingson_at_lancaster.ac.uk>
Date: Wed 18 May 2005 - 23:17:03 EST

Peter Dalgaard wrote:

>>SAS Enterprise Miner recommendeds to standardize using X / STDEV(X) >>versus [X mean(X)] / STDEV(X)

>
> This makes absolutely no sense out of context.
>

  To paraphrase Tanenbaum: "The nice thing about standardization is that there's so many ways to do it".

Baz

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