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Issue No.06 - Nov.-Dec. (2011 vol.15)
pp: 24-31
Alessandro Bozzon , Politecnico di Milano
Marco Brambilla , Politecnico di Milano
Stefano Ceri , Politecnico di Milano
Silvia Quarteroni , Politecnico di Milano
<p>This article presents the adaptation of a general search computing framework for exploratory search over Web data as suggested by the specificity of location-based data services. The result is a conceptual model of geographic entities, the spatial functions operating on them, and a special-purpose exploratory interface that lets users search combinations of georeferenced objects directly on a map. Such modifications help the general framework provide ranked extraction of relevant objects and their combinations, custom ranking functions, and cost-based access to location-based services.</p>
Location-based services, LBS, ontological representation of LBSs, modeling of georeferenced entities, modeling of spatial functions, service integration, search computing, exploratory search
Alessandro Bozzon, Marco Brambilla, Stefano Ceri, Silvia Quarteroni, "A Framework for Integrating, Exploring, and Searching Location-Based Web Data", IEEE Internet Computing, vol.15, no. 6, pp. 24-31, Nov.-Dec. 2011, doi:10.1109/MIC.2011.136
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