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Metadata Interoperability and Meta-search on the Web

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Metadata Interoperability and Meta-search on the Web
Several initiatives for establishing standards for metadata models are being carried out at the moment, but everyone focuses on their own requirements when defining metadata attributes, their possible values and the relation between them. From the point of view of someone who wants to seek and buy information (multimedia content in general) in different environments, this is a real problem, because he has to face different metadata sets, and so, must have different tools in order to deal with them. In this paper, we present a model for the interoperability of different metadata communities, where neither the providers nor the users have to be aware that they all may be working with different metadata models. We are mapping the semantics of different metadata models with the objective of not loosing information when the user and the content provider use different metadata schemas. A "metadata agent" is used to carry out the interoperability functionality. On the other hand, t...
Enric Peig, Jaime Delgado, Ismael Pérez
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Type Conference
Year 2001
Where DC
Authors Enric Peig, Jaime Delgado, Ismael Pérez
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