Hardware and software platform for information processing

  • Esen Ozkarahan
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 964)


In view of the limitations of the classical uniprocessor architecture and of the characteristics of contemporary information processing which may involve multi-media objects, a hardware software platform is defined over parallel processing. Such a platform possesses a system architecture which combines parallel algorithms, parallel data structures, parallel processors, and an efficient input output architecture. Our research that uses this platform in the implementation of a multi-media information system and its methodology are outlined.


Shared nothing architecture parallel database algorithms multimedia information system multidimensional and order preserving data partitioning load balancing 


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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • Esen Ozkarahan
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  1. 1.Dept. of Computer EngineeringDokuz Eylul UniversityBornova, IzmirTurkey

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