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13 years 5 months ago
The EVE Approach: View Synchronization in Dynamic Distributed Environments
The construction and maintenance of data warehouses (views) in large-scale environments composed of numerous distributed and evolving information sources (ISs) such as the WWW has ...
Amy J. Lee, Anisoara Nica, Elke A. Rundensteiner
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Modularized design for wrappers/monitors in data warehouse systems
To simplify the task of constructing wrapper/monitor for the information sources in data warehouse systems, we provide a modularized design method to re-use the code. By substitut...
Jorng-Tzong Horng, Jye Lu
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A Value-Driven System for Autonomous Information Gathering
This paper presents a system for autonomous information gathering in an information rich domain under time and monetary resource restrictions. The system gathers information using ...
Joshua Grass, Shlomo Zilberstein
13 years 5 months ago
A New Probabilistic Model for Title Generation
Title generation is a complex task involving both natural language understanding and natural language synthesis. In this paper, we propose a new probabilistic model for title gene...
Rong Jin, Alexander G. Hauptmann
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13 years 5 months ago
Fusionplex: resolution of data inconsistencies in the integration of heterogeneous information sources
Fusionplex is a system for integrating multiple heterogeneous and autonomous information sources that uses data fusion to resolve factual inconsistencies among the individual sour...
Amihai Motro, Philipp Anokhin
13 years 6 months ago
Generating Facts From Opinions with Information Source Models
This paper describes an attempt to model the method of generating a fact from the opinions of other persons or of institutions as a process which is based on knowledge about these...
Martin Thost
13 years 6 months ago
Estimating the Quality of Data in Relational Databases
With more and more electronic information sources becoming widely available, the issue of the quality of these, often-competing, sources has become germane. We propose a standard ...
Amihai Motro, Igor Rakov
121views Communications» more  CIC 2006»
13 years 7 months ago
Performance Studies of a Coding Scheme for a Slepian-Wolf Source Network
- We investigate the simplest Slepian-Wolf source network, consisting of an information source correlated with a second source used as a side-information for the decoder but not th...
Azizuddin Abdul Aziz, John C. Kieffer
13 years 9 months ago
Category Translation: Learning to Understand Information on the Internet
This paper investigates the problem ofautomatically learning declarative models of information sources available on the Internet. We report on ILA, a domain-independent program th...
Mike Perkowitz, Oren Etzioni
13 years 9 months ago
Intelligent Caching: Selecting, Representing, and Reusing Data in an Information Server
Accessing information sources to retrieve data requested by a user can be expensive, especially when dealing with distributed information sources. One way to reduce this cost is t...
Yigal Arens, Craig A. Knoblock