Web Information Systems and Technologies

4th International Conference, WEBIST 2008, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal, May 4-7, 2008, Revised Selected Papers

  • José Cordeiro
  • Slimane Hammoudi
  • Joaquim Filipe
Conference proceedings WEBIST 2008

Part of the Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing book series (LNBIP, volume 18)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Invited Papers

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Tony C. Shan
      Pages 3-10
    3. Leszek A. Maciaszek
      Pages 11-26
    4. G. Fra̧ckowiak, M. Ganzha, M. Paprzycki, M. Szymczak, Y. -S. Han, M. -W. Park
      Pages 27-39
    5. Andreas Metzger, Klaus Pohl
      Pages 40-47
  3. Part I: Internet Technology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 49-49
    2. Kamel Aouiche, Daniel Lemire, Robert Godin
      Pages 51-64
    3. Stefan Böttcher, Rita Hartel, Christian Heinzemann
      Pages 65-79
    4. Antoine Pichot, Oliver Wäldrich, Wolfgang Ziegler, Philipp Wieder
      Pages 107-119
    5. João P. Germano, Alberto Rodrigues da Silva, Fernando M. Silva
      Pages 120-132
    6. Agnieszka Cieślik, Maria Ganzha, Marcin Paprzycki
      Pages 133-156
  4. Part II: Web Interfaces and Applications

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 157-157
    2. Stephan Lukosch, Andrea Leisen
      Pages 159-173
    3. Claudio Biancalana, Antonello Lapolla, Alessandro Micarelli
      Pages 186-198
    4. Fabian Abel, Nicola Henze, Daniel Krause
      Pages 199-213
    5. Yuka Obu, Kazuhiro Maruo, Tatsuhiro Yonekura, Masaru Kamada, Shusuke Okamoto
      Pages 214-227
    6. Thomas Hornung, Kai Simon, Georg Lausen
      Pages 228-241
    7. Miguel R. Luaces, Oscar Pedreira, Ángeles S. Places, Diego Seco
      Pages 242-252
    8. Fuyuko Ito, Yasunari Sasaki, Tomoyuki Hiroyasu, Mitsunori Miki
      Pages 253-265
    9. Sanaullah Nazir, Brahmananda Sapkota, Tomas Vitvar
      Pages 266-277
    10. Panagiotis Takis Metaxas, Lilia Ivanova, Eni Mustafaraj
      Pages 278-292
  5. Part III: Society, e-Business and e-Government

  6. Part IV: e-Learning

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 347-347
    2. Onjira Sitthisak, Lester Gilbert, Hugh C. Davis
      Pages 390-403
    3. Antonina Dattolo, Flaminia L. Luccio
      Pages 404-417
  7. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed post-conference proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies, held in Funchal, Madeira, Portugal, in May 2008.

The 32 papers presented in this book were carefully reviewed and selected from 238 submissions, resulting in an acceptance rate of 13.5%. The papers are grouped in four parts on internet technology; Web interfaces and applications; society, e-Business, and e-Government; and e-Learning. In addition, four invited papers complete this volume.


On-Line Analytical Processing SOA Simulation Social Media e-Business e-Government e-Learning information system internet programming search engine marketing (SEM) service-oriented architecture web interfaces web services web technologies

Editors and affiliations

  • José Cordeiro
    • 1
  • Slimane Hammoudi
    • 2
  • Joaquim Filipe
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Systems and informaticsInstitute for Systems and Technologies of Information, Control and Communication (INSTICC) and Instituto Politécnico de Setúbal (IPS)SetúbalPortugal
  2. 2.ESEOAngers cedex 01France

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2009
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-01343-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-01344-7
  • Series Print ISSN 1865-1348
  • Series Online ISSN 1865-1356
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