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A System of Patterns for Web Navigation

  • Mohammed Abul Khayes Akanda
  • Daniel M. German
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3579)

Abstract

In this paper we propose a system of design patterns for Web navigation. We have collected patterns already published in the literature, selected ten of them, refined them and identified the relationships among them. The selected patterns are rewritten in the Gang of Four (GoF) notation. They are implemented and integrated together leading to a framework intended to be used as the central part in developing data intensive Web applications.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mohammed Abul Khayes Akanda
    • 1
  • Daniel M. German
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of VictoriaCanada

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