Multimedia Database Systems

Design and Implementation Strategies

  • Kingsley C. Nwosu
  • Bhavani Thuraisingham
  • P. Bruce Berra

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Cyril Orji
    Pages 1-16
  3. Scott T. Campbell, Soon M. Chung
    Pages 17-46
  4. Rune Hjelsvold, Roger Midtstraum, Olav Sandstå
    Pages 89-122
  5. Stacie Hibino, Elke A. Rundensteiner
    Pages 123-159
  6. Nael B. Hirzalla, Ahmed Karmouch
    Pages 160-184
  7. Brigitte Simonnot, Malika Smail
    Pages 278-297
  8. Son Dao, Qi Yang, Asha Vellaikal
    Pages 298-317
  9. Heiko Thimm, Wolfgang Klas
    Pages 318-376
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 377-381

About this book


Multimedia Database Systems: Design and Implementation Strategies is a compendium of the state-of-the-art research and development work pertaining to the problems and issues in the design and development of multimedia database systems. The chapters in the book are developed from presentations given at previous meetings of the International Workshop on Multi-Media Data Base Management Systems (IW-MMDBMS), and address the following issues:
  • development of adequate multimedia database models,
  • design of multimedia database query and retrieval languages,
  • design of indexing and organization techniques,
  • development of efficient and reliable storage models,
  • development of efficient and dependable retrieval and delivery strategies, and
  • development of flexible, adaptive, and reliable presentation techniques.


DBMS DJ Layout database information multimedia organization

Editors and affiliations

  • Kingsley C. Nwosu
    • 1
  • Bhavani Thuraisingham
    • 2
  • P. Bruce Berra
    • 3
  1. 1.AT&T Bell LaboratoriesWhippanyUSA
  2. 2.The MITRE CorporationBedfordUSA
  3. 3.CASE CenterSyracuse UniversitySyracuseUSA

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