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A Universal Framework for Managing Metadata in the Distributed Dragon Slayer System

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A Universal Framework for Managing Metadata in the Distributed Dragon Slayer System
In the multimedia field, metadata are becoming increasingly important for efficiently cataloguing the abundant flood of information. (Metadata are data on information structures.) The number of electronic data files made accessible by metadata increases rapidly, however, at the present retrieving textual, audio, video and/or mixed data files through metadata is definitely restricted. In particular, there is only a limited number of metadata formats at hand. Nevertheless, within the framework of testbeds, some efforts have been made not only to develop retrieval systems adjusted to the respective field of application, but also to unite several metadata formats into one system in order to obtain better search results. This paper describes specifications for developing an attribute service which, as part of the ”Dragon Slayer” distributed file system, is intended to offer a uniform platform for different metadata formats, and to offer efficient information metadata retrieva...
Horst Wedde, Jens-Oliver P. Siepmann
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Type Conference
Year 2000
Where EUROMICRO
Authors Horst Wedde, Jens-Oliver P. Siepmann
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