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Pokorny, Jaroslav
Charles University
Praha, Czech Republic
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   Database design for mere mortals: a hands-on guide to relational database design (4th ed.)
Hernandez M.,  Pearson, Boston, MA, 2021. 586 pp. Type: Book (978-2-017528-40-1)

This is the fourth edition of a text that was published 25 years ago. The main purpose of the book is to explain the logical design phase of the database development process, independently on a particular database software. Note that a situation i...

May 10 2022  
  Graph data management: fundamental issues and recent developments
Fletcher G., Hidders J., Larriba-Pey J.,  Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2018. 186 pp. Type: Book (978-3-319961-92-7)

Graph databases are now key in supporting semantic web and linked open data, as well as in application domains for software engineering, geographical databases, social networks, telecommunication, bioinformatics, chemistry, and datasets like DBLP....

Nov 13 2020  
  G-CORE: a core for future graph query languages
Angles R., Arenas M., Barcelo P., Boncz P., Fletcher G., Gutierrez C., Lindaaker T., Paradies M., Plantikow S., Sequeda J., van Rest O., Voigt H.  SIGMOD 2018 (Proceedings of the 2018 International Conference on Management of Data, Houston, TX,  Jun 10-15, 2018) 1421-1432, 2018. Type: Proceedings

With a description of the G-CORE language, designed by the Linked Data Benchmark Council (LDBC) Graph Query Language Task Force, this paper presents a standardization proposal of a graph query language for property graphs....

Nov 10 2020  
  SQL & NoSQL databases: models, languages, consistency options and architectures for big data management
Meier A., Kaufmann M.,  Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2019. 248 pp. Type: Book (978-3-658245-48-1)

The book attempts to present an overview of the current state of the art of database technology, that is, mainly data models, database languages, and database architectures, including approaches to ensuring data consistency. Separate chapters are ...

Nov 6 2020  
  Querying graphs with data
Libkin L., Martens W., Vrgoč D.  Journal of the ACM 63(2): 1-53, 2016. Type: Article

Various approaches to querying so-called graphs with data are described very comprehensively in this paper. In principle, this category of graphs is called (labeled) property graphs in the graph database community. Concerning queries in such datab...

Oct 25 2016  
  Beginning relational data modeling (2nd ed.)
Allen S.,  APress, LP, Berkeley, CA, 2005. 632 pp. Type: Book (9781590594636)

This fully revised and updated second edition is an attempt to offer a practical, step-by-step guide to data modeling for all information technology (IT) professionals. The topic of data modeling has a long history and has had many books devoted t...

Nov 14 2005  
  How users assess Web pages for information seeking
Tombros A., Ruthven I., Jose J.  Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology 56(4): 327-344, 2005. Type: Article

This paper attempts to explore the criteria used by online searchers when assessing the relevance of Web pages for information seeking tasks. After a deep analysis of related work, the authors summarize the contributions of their paper: ...

Oct 19 2005  
   Retrieval by spatial similarity: an algorithm and a comparative evaluation
Di Sciascio E., Mongiello M., Donini F., Allegretti L.  Pattern Recognition Letters 25(14): 1633-1645, 2004. Type: Article

Di Sciascio et al. propose an algorithm for retrieval by spatial similarity that measures the degree of similarity between the spatial layout of objects in a sketched query, and the layout of objects in a symbolic image. The algorithm is invariant...

Mar 10 2005  
  Content-based text querying with ontological descriptors
Andreasen T., Jensen P., Nilsson J., Paggio P., Pedersen B., Thomsen H.  Data & Knowledge Engineering 48(2): 199-219, 2004. Type: Article

An approach to querying text sources based on extracting and evaluating semantic content, given a formal ontology for the text domain, is described in this paper. Queries take the form of natural language expressions, and the system is primarily i...

May 7 2004  
  Engineering a multi-purpose test collection for Web retrieval experiments
Bailey P., Craswell N., Hawking D.  Information Processing and Management: an International Journal 39(6): 853-871, 2003. Type: Article

In the course of the development of Web search engines, the need for a benchmark framework has become more and more evident. At least three generally accessible Web test collections are now available to evaluate text retrieval in a Web environment...

Feb 26 2004  
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