12 years 11 months ago
Modeling part-whole relationships for spatial data
Spatialapplications must managepartwhole (PW) relationships between spatial objects, for example, the division of an administrative region into zones based on land use. Support fo...
Rosanne Price, Nectaria Tryfona, Christian S. Jens...
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12 years 11 months ago
Conceptual Models and Architectures for Advanced Information Systems
Abstract. This paper addresses several issues related to the use of conceptual modeling to support serviceoriented, advanced information systems. It shows how conceptual modeling o...
Larry Kerschberg, Doyle Weishar
140views more  DSS 2006»
12 years 11 months ago
Access control and audit model for the multidimensional modeling of data warehouses
Due to the sensitive data contained in Data Warehouses (DW), it is essential to specify security measures from the early stages of the DW design and enforce them. Traditional acce...
Eduardo Fernández-Medina, Juan Trujillo, Ro...
13 years 1 months ago
A Formal Theory of Conceptual Modeling Universals
Conceptual Modeling is a discipline of great relevance to several areas in Computer Science. In a series of papers [1,2,3] we have been using the General Ontological Language (GOL)...
Giancarlo Guizzardi, Gerd Wagner, Marten van Sinde...
13 years 1 months ago
A Conceptual Modeling Technique Based on Semantically Complete Model, Its Applications
: The article proposes a conceptual modeling technique based on Semantically Complete model, the main property of which is that relations carry complete information about interconn...
Vladimir Ovchinnikov
13 years 1 months ago
Conceptual Modeling with Description Logics
The purpose of the chapter is to help someone familiar with DLs to understand the issues involved in developing an ontology for some universe of discourse, which is to become a co...
Alexander Borgida, Ronald J. Brachman
127views Management» more  DMDW 2001»
13 years 1 months ago
MAC: Conceptual data modeling for OLAP
In this paper we address the issue of conceptual modeling of data used in multidimensional analysis. We view the problem from the end-user point of view and we describe a set of r...
Aris Tsois, Nikos Karayannidis, Timos K. Sellis
13 years 1 months ago
Conceptual Modeling of IS-A Hierarchies for XML
In this paper we briefly describe a new conceptual model for XML called XSEM. It is a combination of several approaches in the area. It divides the conceptual modeling process to c...
Martin Necasky, Jaroslav Pokorný
113views Database» more  DATESO 2007»
13 years 1 months ago
Using XSEM for Modeling XML Interfaces of Services in SOA
In this paper we briefly describe a new conceptual model for XML data called XSEM and how to use it for modeling XML interfaces of services in service oriented architecture (SOA)....
Martin Necasky
13 years 1 months ago
On the Representation of Quantities and their Parts in Conceptual Modeling
In a series of publications, we have employed ontological theories and principles used to evaluate and improve the quality of conceptual modeling grammars and models. In this artic...
Giancarlo Guizzardi