Databases and Information Systems

12th International Baltic Conference, DB&IS 2016, Riga, Latvia, July 4-6, 2016, Proceedings

  • Guntis Arnicans
  • Vineta Arnicane
  • Juris Borzovs
  • Laila Niedrite
Conference proceedings DB&IS 2016

Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 615)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIII
  2. Ontology, Conceptual Modeling and Databases

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Renārs Liepiņš, Uldis Bojārs, Normunds Grūzītis, Kārlis Čerāns, Edgars Celms
      Pages 3-17
    3. Janis Barzdins, Mikus Grasmanis, Edgars Rencis, Agris Sostaks, Juris Barzdins
      Pages 18-34
    4. Kārlis Čerāns, Guntars Būmans
      Pages 35-49
  3. Tools, Technologies and Languages for Model-Driven Development

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 51-51
    2. Audris Kalnins, Janis Barzdins
      Pages 68-82
    3. Zane Bicevska, Janis Bicevskis, Girts Karnitis
      Pages 83-98
    4. Arturs Sprogis
      Pages 99-109
  4. Decision Support Systems and Data Mining

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 111-111
    2. Alina Dubatovka, Elena Mikhailova, Mikhail Zotov, Boris Novikov
      Pages 113-125
    3. Fehima Achour, Emna Bouazizi, Wassim Jaziri
      Pages 126-135
    4. Vyacheslav Busarov, Natalia Grafeeva, Elena Mikhailova
      Pages 136-150
    5. Stavros Kolios, Dimitrios Loukadakis, Chrysostomos Stylios, Andreas Kazantzidis, Aleksandr Petunin
      Pages 151-163
  5. Advanced Systems and Technologies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 165-165
    2. Janis Bicevskis, Zane Bicevska, Ivo Oditis
      Pages 167-180
    3. Shahram Ghandeharizadeh, Jai Menon, Gary Kotzur, Sujoy Sen, Gaurav Chawla
      Pages 196-210
  6. Business Process Modeling and Performance Measurement

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 227-227
    2. Marite Kirikova, Raimundas Matulevičius, Kurt Sandkuhl
      Pages 229-241
    3. Latifa Oufkir, Mounia Fredj, Ismail Kassou
      Pages 242-254
  7. Software Testing and Quality Assurance

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 255-255
    2. Jevgeni Marenkov, Tarmo Robal, Ahto Kalja
      Pages 257-271
    3. Jüri Vain, Evelin Halling, Gert Kanter, Aivo Anier, Deepak Pal
      Pages 272-286
  8. Linguistic Components of IS

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 287-287
    2. Nikoleta Dosoula, Roel Griep, Rick den Ridder, Rick Slangen, Kim Schouten, Flavius Frasincar
      Pages 289-303
    3. Kim Schouten, Flavius Frasincar
      Pages 319-333
  9. Information Technology in Teaching and Learning

  10. Back Matter
    Pages 381-381

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 12th International Baltic Conference on Databases and Information Systems, DB&IS 2016, held in Riga, Latvia, in July 2016.

The 25 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 62 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on ontology, conceptual modeling and databases; tools, technologies and languages for model-driven development; decision support systems and data mining; advanced systems and technologies; business process modeling and performance measurement; software testing and quality assurance; linguistic components of IS; information technology in teaching and learning.


algorithms artificial intelligence Business Process Modeling (BPM) computational linguistics databases data mining Decision Support Systems (DSS) information systems Internet machine learning modeling Natural Language Processing (NLP) ontology semantics software engineering web services World Wide Web

Editors and affiliations

  • Guntis Arnicans
    • 1
  • Vineta Arnicane
    • 2
  • Juris Borzovs
    • 3
  • Laila Niedrite
    • 4
  1. 1.University of LatviaRigaLatvia
  2. 2.University of LatviaRigaLatvia
  3. 3.University of LatviaRigaLatvia
  4. 4.University of LatviaRigaLatvia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-40179-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-40180-5
  • Series Print ISSN 1865-0929
  • Series Online ISSN 1865-0937
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