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OVID: Design and Implementation of a Video-Object Database System
August 1993 (vol. 5 no. 4)
pp. 629-643

A video-object data model and the design and implementation of a prototype video-object database system named OVID based on the model are described. Notable features of the video-object data model are a mechanism to share common descriptional data among video-objects, called interval-inclusion based inheritance, and operations to composite video-objects. The OVID system offers a browsing/inspection tool called VideoChart, and adhoc query facility called VideoSQL, and a video-object definition tool.

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Index Terms:
OVID; design; implementation; video-object database system; descriptional data; interval-inclusion based inheritance; browsing/inspection tool; VideoChart; adhoc query facility; VideoSQL; video-object definition tool; object-oriented programming; visual databases
E. Oomoto, K. Tanaka, "OVID: Design and Implementation of a Video-Object Database System," IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, vol. 5, no. 4, pp. 629-643, Aug. 1993, doi:10.1109/69.234775
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