Getting Started

RapidMiner is loved by users around the world in part because of the wealth of free learning material available to help them take full advantage of its powerful tools.

A selection of fantastic tutorials, video guides, documents, and white papers are available on our Documentation page to teach you all about RapidMiner’s many features. But if you are eager to get started, skip right over to the Installation Guide.  And, if you just want to know our top three resources to break the ice with RapidMiner, we recommend you take a look at the ones below.

RapidMiner Quick Tour

rm_video_tutorials_smallThis 3-minute video tour demonstrates the basic features of RapidMiner 5.

RapidMiner Manual

manual_rapidminer_smallThe RapidMiner User Manual is the main documentation of RapidMiner. It contains a detailed introduction to the basic concepts as well as a complete description of the program itself.

Data Mining for the Masses

north_data_mining_smallIn this book, Professor Matt North, a former risk analyst and database developer for eBay.com, uses RapidMiner to teach the basics of data mining. Simple examples, clear explanations, and demonstrated techniques help you answer your toughest business questions.

Would you like to improve your skills at data mining or RapidMiner?
Please check out our Training section for online and in-person opportunities to expand your skills

Try RapidMiner 6 now!

We’ve added a powerful new application template engine to RapidMiner that will allow you to dramatically reduce the time to your first prediction. Get started and download your free trial now.