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Sharing Data, Information and Knowledge

25th British National Conference on Databases, BNCOD 25, Cardiff, UK, July 7-10, 2008, Proceedings

Part of the book series: Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS, volume 5071)

Part of the book sub series: Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI (LNISA)

Conference series link(s): BICOD: British International Conference on Databases

Conference proceedings info: BNCOD 2008.

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Table of contents (29 papers)

  1. Front Matter

  2. Keynote

    1. The Power of Data

      • Monica Marinucci
      Pages 1-1
  3. Data Mining and Privacy

    1. Efficient Mining of Frequent Itemsets from Data Streams

      • Carson Kai-Sang Leung, Dale A. Brajczuk
      Pages 2-14
    2. An Empirical Study of Utility Measures for k-Anonymisation

      • Grigorios Loukides, Jianhua Shao
      Pages 15-27
    3. HLS: Tunable Mining of Approximate Functional Dependencies

      • Jeremy T. Engle, Edward L. Robertson
      Pages 28-39
    4. Sentence Ordering for Coherent Multi-document Summary Generation

      • C. R. Chowdary, P. Sreenivasa Kumar
      Pages 40-50
  4. Data Integration

    1. Schema Matching across Query Interfaces on the Deep Web

      • Zhongtian He, Jun Hong, David Bell
      Pages 51-62
    2. A Generic Data Level Implementation of ModelGen

      • Andrew Smith, Peter McBrien
      Pages 63-74
  5. Stream and Event Data Processing

    1. A Semantics for a Query Language over Sensors, Streams and Relations

      • Christian Y. A. Brenninkmeijer, Ixent Galpin, Alvaro A. A. Fernandes, Norman W. Paton
      Pages 87-99
    2. Load Shedding in MavStream: Analysis, Implementation, and Evaluation

      • Balakumar Kendai, Sharma Chakravarthy
      Pages 100-112
    3. Event-Driven Database Information Sharing

      • Luis Vargas, Jean Bacon, Ken Moody
      Pages 113-125
  6. Query Processing and Optimisation

    1. Smooth Interpolating Histograms with Error Guarantees

      • Thomas Neumann, Sebastian Michel
      Pages 126-138
    2. Virtual Forced Splitting, Demotion and the BV-Tree

      • Alan P. Sexton, Richard Swinbank
      Pages 139-152
    3. A Functional Data Model Approach to Querying RDF/RDFS Data

      • João Martins, Rui Nunes, Merja Karjalainen, Graham J. L. Kemp
      Pages 153-164
    4. Ranking for Approximated XQuery Full-Text Queries

      • Giacomo Buratti, Danilo Montesi
      Pages 165-176
  7. Poster Papers

    1. Role Based Access to Support Collaboration in Healthcare

      • Alysia Skilton, W. Alex Gray, Omnia Allam, Dave Morry, Hazel Bailey
      Pages 177-180
    2. A Peer-to-Peer Database Server

      • John Colquhoun, Paul Watson
      Pages 181-184
    3. Checking the Integrity Constraints of Mobile Databases with Three-Level Model

      • Hamidah Ibrahim, Zarina Dzolkhifli, Praveen Madiraju
      Pages 185-188
    4. Finding Data Resources in a Virtual Observatory Using SKOS Vocabularies

      • Alasdair J. G. Gray, Norman Gray, Iadh Ounis
      Pages 189-192

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About this book

This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 25th British National Conference on Databases, BNCOD 25, held in Cardiff, UK, in July 2008.

The 14 revised full papers and 7 revised poster papers presented together with an invited contribution were carefully reviewed and selected from 45 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on data mining and privacy, data integration, stream and event data processing, and query processing and optimisation. The volume in addition contains 5 invited papers by leading researchers from the International Colloquium on Advances in Database Research and the two best papers from the workshop on Biodiversity Informatics: Challenges in Modelling and Managing Biodiversity Knowledge.

Keywords

  • Goo
  • approximation
  • biodiversity
  • conceptual modelling
  • constraint checking
  • data analysis
  • data mangement
  • data mining
  • data warehousing
  • data-centric systems
  • database systems
  • databases
  • digital libraries
  • distributed data processing
  • frequent patterns

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  • Instant PDF download
  • Readable on all devices
  • Own it forever
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  • Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout
Softcover Book USD 89.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)