International Journal of Web Information Systems: Volume 4 Issue 2


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Updating multidimensional XML documents

Nikolaos Fousteris, Manolis Gergatsoulis, Yannis Stavrakas

In a wide spectrum of applications, it is desirable to manipulate semistructured information that may present variations according to different circumstances. Multidimensional XML…

COTS‐based software product line development

Luiz Fernando Capretz, Faheem Ahmed, Shereef Al‐Maati, Zaher Al Aghbari

The purpose of this paper is to provide an overview of a pragmatic approach to components off‐the‐shelf (COTS)‐based development. Software product line (SPL) is at the forefront…

Ontology mediated XML data translation

Kai Yang, Amanda Lo, Robert Steele

The purpose of this paper is to address problems that exist in the context of XML to ontology translation. Existing research results dealing with XML to ontology translation do…

Adaptive ontology re‐use: finding and re‐using sub‐ontologies

Rodolfo Stecher, Claudia Niederée, Wolfgang Nejdl, Paolo Bouquet

The discovery of the “right” ontology or ontology part is a central ingredient for effective ontology re‐use. The purpose of this paper is to present an approach for supporting a…

A hybrid solution of ontology‐based query expansion

Thanh Nguyen, Tuoi Phan

The purpose of this paper is to propose a hybrid ontology‐based solution to expand user's queries.

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