A Comprehensive Model for Provenance

  • Salmin Sultana
  • Elisa Bertino
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7518)

Abstract

In this paper, we propose a provenance model able to represent the provenance of any data object captured at any abstraction layer and present an abstract schema of the model. The expressive nature of the model enables a wide range of provenance queries. We also illustrate the utility of our model in real world data processing systems.

Keywords

Provenance Accountability Security Workflow Systems 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Salmin Sultana
    • 1
  • Elisa Bertino
    • 1
  1. 1.Purdue UniversityUSA

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