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2013 IEEE 29th International Conference on Data Engineering Workshops (ICDEW) (2008)
Cancun, Mexico
Apr. 7, 2008 to Apr. 12, 2008
ISBN: 978-1-4244-2161-9
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Papers

Hub page (PDF)

pp. ii

Preface (PDF)

pp. 2

Committees (PDF)

pp. 3

Database, heal thyself (Abstract)

Rimma V. Nehme , Department of Computer Science, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47906, USA
pp. 4-10

SARD: A statistical approach for ranking database tuning parameters (Abstract)

Biplob K. Debnath , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, USA
David J. Lilja , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, USA
Mohamed F. Mokbel , Department of Computer Science, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, USA
pp. 11-18

Probabilistic adaptive load balancing for parallel queries (Abstract)

Jorge Buenabad-Chavez , Departmento de Computación, CINVESTAV-IPN, Av. Inst. Pol. Nal. 2508, D.F, 07360 México
Norman W. Paton , School of Computer Science, University of Manchester, Oxford Rd, M13 9PL, UK
Daniel M. Yellin , IBM Israel Software Lab, Jerusalem Tech Park, Malcha, Building 8, 3rd floor, 96951 Israel
pp. 19-26

Automated physical design in database caches (Abstract)

Randal Burns , Johns Hopkins University, USA
Debabrata Dash , Carnegie Mellon University, USA
Tanu Malik , Johns Hopkins University, USA
Anastasia Ailamaki , Carnegie Mellon University, USA
Xiaodan Wang , Johns Hopkins University, USA
pp. 27-34

Database systems on virtual machines: How much do you lose? (Abstract)

Kenneth Salem , University of Waterloo, Canada
Jitendra Yadav , IIT Kanpur, India
Umar Farooq Minhas , University of Waterloo, Canada
Ashraf Aboulnaga , University of Waterloo, Canada
pp. 35-41

On common tools for databases - The case for a client-based index advisor (Abstract)

Lin Qiao , IBM Almaden Research Center 650 Harry Road, San Jose, CA, USA
Guy M. Lohman , IBM Almaden Research Center 650 Harry Road, San Jose, CA, USA
Sandeep Tata , IBM Almaden Research Center 650 Harry Road, San Jose, CA, USA
pp. 42-49

Poster session: Towards a QoS-aware DBMS (Abstract)

Pedro Furtado , CISUC, Dep. Informatics Engineering, University of Coimbra, Portugal
Joao Pedro Costa , Dep. Informatics and Systems Engineering, ISEC, CISUC, Portugal
pp. 50-55

Poster session: ASETS: A self-managing transaction scheduler (Abstract)

Panos K. Chrysanthis , CS Department, University of Pittsburgh, Germany
Alexandros Labrinidis , CS Department, University of Pittsburgh, Germany
Shenoda Guirguis , CS Department, University of Pittsburgh, Germany
Kirk Pruhs , CS Department, University of Pittsburgh, Germany
Mohamed A. Sharaf , ECE Department, University of Toronto, Canada
pp. 56-62

Poster session: Constrained dynamic physical database design (Abstract)

Wolfgang Lehner , Dresden University of Technology, Database Technology Group, 01062, Germany
Kenneth Salem , David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science, University of Waterloo, Ontario N2l 3G1, Canada
Hannes Voigt , Dresden University of Technology, Database Technology Group, 01062, Germany
pp. 63-70

Poster session: Simplifying business intelligence with a hybrid appliance: the IBM balanced warehouse (Abstract)

Haider Rizvi , IBM Toronto Software Laboratory, Canada
Sam Lightstone , IBM Toronto Software Laboratory, Canada
Joyce Coleman , IBM Toronto Software Laboratory, Canada
pp. 71-78

Committees (Abstract)

pp. 81

COSTES: Continuous spreadsheet-like computations (Abstract)

Damianos Chatziantoniou , Department of Management Science and Technology, Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB), Patission Ave, 104 34, Greece
Yannis Sotiropoulos , Department of Management Science and Technology, Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB), Patission Ave, 104 34, Greece
Katerina Pramatari , Department of Management Science and Technology, Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB), Patission Ave, 104 34, Greece
pp. 82-87

An alert notification facility for RFID event repositories (Abstract)

Ralf Rantzau , IBM Silicon Valley Laboratory, 555 Bailey Avenue, San Jose, CA 95141, USA
Valer-Alin Crisan , IBM Silicon Valley Laboratory, 555 Bailey Avenue, San Jose, CA 95141, USA
pp. 88-93

Towards multi-scale query processing (Abstract)

Victor Cuevas-Vicenttin , Grenoble Informatics Laboratory, CNRS - Grenoble Institute of Technology - University Joseph Fourier, BP 72, 38402 Saint Martin d¿Hères, France
pp. 137-144

Self-adaptation of a query service using reconfigurable components (Abstract)

Hocine Grine , LAMIH UMR CNRS 8530, University of Valenciennes Le Mont Houy, 59313 cedex 9 - France
Sylvain Lecomte , LAMIH UMR CNRS 8530, University of Valenciennes Le Mont Houy, 59313 cedex 9 - France
pp. 145-151

Testing mobile agent platforms over the air (Abstract)

Oscar Urra , Aragón Institute of Technology, Marïa de Luna 7, 50018, Zaragoza, Spain
Sergio Ilarri , IIS Department, University of Zaragoza, Marïa de Luna 1, 50018, Spain
Eduardo Mena , IIS Department, University of Zaragoza, Marïa de Luna 1, 50018, Spain
pp. 152-159

LA-GPS : A location-aware geographical pervasive system (Abstract)

Dana Al Kukhun , IRIT-University Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France
Bouchra Soukkarieh , IRIT-University Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France
Erick Lopez-Ornelas , Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana, Cuajimalpa, Mexico
Florence Sedes , IRIT-University Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France
pp. 160-163

Managing primary context through web services (Abstract)

Edgardo Aviles-Lopez , Computer Science Department, CICESE Research Center, Km. 107 Carretera Tijuana-Ensenada, B.C., México
J. Antonio Garcia-Macias , Computer Science Department, CICESE Research Center, Km. 107 Carretera Tijuana-Ensenada, B.C., México
pp. 164-167

OntoNet: Scalable knowledge-based networking (Abstract)

Boon Thau Loo , University of Pennsylvania, USA
Joseph B. Kopena , Drexel University, USA
pp. 170-175

Integration of relational databases into OWL knowledge bases: demonstration of the DBOM system (Abstract)

Jean-David Bensaid , Université Paris Est, S3IS, 5bd Descartes, 77454 Champs-sur-Marne, France
Olivier Cure , Université Paris Est, S3IS, 5bd Descartes, 77454 Champs-sur-Marne, France
pp. 230-233

Semantic data integration in the DaltOn system (Abstract)

Stefan Jablonski , University of Bayreuth, Germany
Florent Jochaud , University of Bayreuth, Germany
M. Abdul Rehman , University of Bayreuth, Germany
Bernhard Volz , University of Bayreuth, Germany
Olivier Cure , University of Paris Est, S3IS/IGM France
pp. 234-241

PLUS: Synthesizing privacy, lineage, uncertainty and security (Abstract)

M. David Allen , The MITRE Corporation, 7515 Colshire Dr. McLean, VA 22102, USA
Len Seligman , The MITRE Corporation, 7515 Colshire Dr. McLean, VA 22102, USA
Barbara Blaustein , The MITRE Corporation, 7515 Colshire Dr. McLean, VA 22102, USA
Michael Morse , The MITRE Corporation, 7515 Colshire Dr. McLean, VA 22102, USA
Arnon Rosenthal , The MITRE Corporation, 7515 Colshire Dr. McLean, VA 22102, USA
pp. 242-245

On breaching enterprise data privacy through adversarial information fusion (Abstract)

Srivatsava Ranjit Ganta , Dept of Computer Science, Penn State University, University Park, USA
Raj Acharya , Dept of Computer Science, Penn State University, University Park, USA
pp. 246-249

A call for personal semantic data integration (Abstract)

Klaus R. Dittrich , Department of Informatics, University of Zurich, Switzerland
Patrick Ziegler , Department of Informatics, University of Zurich, Switzerland
Ela Hunt , Department of Computer Science, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
pp. 250-253

NGS: a framework for multi-domain query answering (Abstract)

P. Merialdo , Dip. di Informatica e Automazione, Università di Roma Tre, Via della Vasca Navale 79, Italy
S. Ceri , Dip. di Elettronica e Informazione, Politecnico di Milano, Piazza L. da Vinci 32, Italy
R. Torlone , Dip. di Informatica e Automazione, Università di Roma Tre, Via della Vasca Navale 79, Italy
F. Daniel , Dip. di Elettronica e Informazione, Politecnico di Milano, Piazza L. da Vinci 32, Italy
D. Calvanese , Faculty of Computer Science, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, Italy
D. Martinenghi , Dip. di Elettronica e Informazione, Politecnico di Milano, Piazza L. da Vinci 32, Italy
D. Braga , Dip. di Elettronica e Informazione, Politecnico di Milano, Piazza L. da Vinci 32, Italy
A. Campi , Dip. di Elettronica e Informazione, Politecnico di Milano, Piazza L. da Vinci 32, Italy
pp. 254-261

Adding structure to web search with itrails [position paper] (Abstract)

Jens Dittrich , ETH Zurich, 8092, Switzerland
Lukas Blunschi , ETH Zurich, 8092, Switzerland
Marcos Antonio Vaz Salles , ETH Zurich, 8092, Switzerland
pp. 262-265

Augmenting spatio-textual search with an infectious disease ontology (Abstract)

Jon Sperling , HUD Office of Policy Development&Research (PD&R), 451 7th St. SW, Room 8146, Washington, DC 20410 USA
Jagan Sankaranarayanan , Department of Computer Science, Center for Automation Research, Institute for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Maryland, College Park, 20742 USA
Michael D. Lieberman , Department of Computer Science, Center for Automation Research, Institute for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Maryland, College Park, 20742 USA
Hanan Samet , Department of Computer Science, Center for Automation Research, Institute for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Maryland, College Park, 20742 USA
pp. 266-269

Quarrying dataspaces: Schemaless profiling of unfamiliar information sources (Abstract)

David Maier , Portland State University, Department of Computer Science, 1900 SW 4th Avenue, Oregon, USA
Nicolas Rayner , Portland State University, Department of Computer Science, 1900 SW 4th Avenue, Oregon, USA
Bill Howe , Oregon Health&Science University, Center for Coastal Margin Observation and Prediction, 20000 NW Walker Road, Beaverton, USA
James Rucker , Portland State University, Department of Computer Science, 1900 SW 4th Avenue, Oregon, USA
pp. 270-277

HiPeR : Hierarchical progressive exact retrieval in multi dimensional spaces (Abstract)

M. Scholl , CEDRIC CNAM - 292, rue Saint-Martin - F75141 Paris Cedex 03, France
V. Gouet-Brunet , CEDRIC CNAM - 292, rue Saint-Martin - F75141 Paris Cedex 03, France
N. Bouteldja , CEDRIC CNAM - 292, rue Saint-Martin - F75141 Paris Cedex 03, France
pp. 320-329

High-dimensional similarity retrieval using dimensional choice (Abstract)

Dave Tahmoush , University of Maryland, College Park, USA
Hanan Samet , University of Maryland, College Park, USA
pp. 330-337

Approximate similarity search in genomic sequence databases using landmark-guided embedding (Abstract)

I. Hakki Toroslu , Computer Engineering Dept., Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey
Ahmet Sacan , Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering, The Ohio State University, Columbus, USA
pp. 338-345

Visual similarity in sign language (Abstract)

Michal Kopecky , Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University in Prague, Malostranské nám. 25, 118 00 Praha 1, Czech Republic
Jan Ulrych , Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University in Prague, Malostranské nám. 25, 118 00 Praha 1, Czech Republic
pp. 346-353

A contextual normalised edit distance (Abstract)

Luisa Mico , Dpto. Lenguajes y Sistemas Informáticos, Universidad de Alicante, Spain
Colin de la Higuera , Laboratoire Hubert Curien Université de Saint-Etienne, France
pp. 354-361

Counting distance permutations (Abstract)

Matthew Skala , David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science, University of Waterloo, Ontario, N2L 3G1 Canada
pp. 362-369

List of twin clusters: a data structure for similarity joins in metric spaces (Abstract)

Rodrigo Paredes , Depto. de Ciencias de la Computación, Universidad de Chile, Chile
Nora Reyes , Depto. de Informática Universidad Nacional de San Luis, Argentina
pp. 418-425

Anytime k-nearest neighbor search for database applications (Abstract)

Weijia Xu , Texas Advanced Computing Center, University of Texas at Austin, USA
Daniel Miranker , Deparmtment of Computer Science, University of Texas at Austin, USA
Rui Mao , Deparmtment of Computer Science, University of Texas at Austin, USA
Smriti Ramakrishnan , Deparmtment of Computer Science, University of Texas at Austin, USA
pp. 426-435

On the complexity of reverse similarity search (Abstract)

Matthew Skala , David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science, University of Waterloo, Ontario, N2L 3G1, Canada
pp. 436-443

Organizers (PDF)

pp. 446

Semantic Web and firewall alignment (Abstract)

William M. Fitzgerald , Department of Computer Science, University College Cork, Ireland
Simon N. Foley , Department of Computer Science, University College Cork, Ireland
pp. 447-453

Trust establishment in the formation of Virtual Organizations (Abstract)

Federica Paci , Dipartimento di Informatica e Comunicazione, Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy
Elisa Bertino , Cerias and Computer Science Department, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA
Anna Squicciarini , College of Information Sciences and Technology, The Pennsylvania State University, State College, USA
pp. 454-461

An RDF triple based access authorization specification considering subsumption relationships (Abstract)

Kangsoo Jung , Department of Computer Science, Sogang University, 1-1 Shinsu-Dong Mapo-Gu Seoul, 121-742, Korea
Jaehoon Kim , Department of Computer Science, Sogang University, 1-1 Shinsu-Dong Mapo-Gu Seoul, 121-742, Korea
Seog Park , Department of Computer Science, Sogang University, 1-1 Shinsu-Dong Mapo-Gu Seoul, 121-742, Korea
pp. 462-469

Enabling role-based web access control using a declarative logical framework (Abstract)

Javier Chamizo , Departamento de Informática, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain
Juan Miguel Gomez , Departamento de Informática, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain
Giner Alor-Hernandez , Division of Research and Postgraduate Studies, Instituto tecnològico de Orizaba, México
Myriam Mencke , Division of Research and Postgraduate Studies, Instituto tecnològico de Orizaba, México
pp. 470-474

Geospatial Resource Description Framework (GRDF) and security constructs (Abstract)

Latifur Khan , University University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, USA
Bhavani Thuraisingham , University University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, USA
Ashraful Alam , University University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, USA
pp. 475-481

Ontology based policy interoperability in geo-spatial domain (Abstract)

Mohammad Farhan Husain , Dept. of Computer Science&Engineering, University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson 75080, USA
Mohmmad Alam , Dept. of Computer Science&Engineering, University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson 75080, USA
Tahseen Al-Khateeb , Dept. of Computer Science&Engineering, University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson 75080, USA
Latifur Khan , Dept. of Computer Science&Engineering, University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson 75080, USA
pp. 482-489

A rank-rewrite framework for summarizing XML documents (Abstract)

Maya Ramanath , Max-Planck Institute for Informatics, Saarbrücken, Germany
Kondreddi Sarath Kumar , Max-Planck Institute for Informatics, Saarbrücken, Germany
pp. 540-547

A general and efficient algorithm for (Abstract)

Goetz Graefe , Hewlett-Packard Laboratories, Palo Alto, CA 94304 - USA
pp. 548-555

On the semantics and evaluation of top-k queries in probabilistic databases (Abstract)

Xi Zhang , Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University at Buffalo, SUNY, U.S.A.
Jan Chomicki , Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University at Buffalo, SUNY, U.S.A.
pp. 556-563

Automated generation of object summaries from relational databases: A novel keyword searching paradigm (Abstract)

Georgios John Fakas , Department of Computing and Mathematics, Manchester Metropolitan University, UK
pp. 564-567

Weighted Boolean conditions for ranking (Abstract)

Burkhard Freitag , Dept. of Information Management, University of Passau, 94030, Germany
Matthias Beck , Dept. of Information Management, University of Passau, 94030, Germany
pp. 568-571

Skyline ranking for uncertain data with maybe confidence (Abstract)

Jin-ha Kim , POSTECH, Pohang, Korea
Seung-won Hwang , POSTECH, Pohang, Korea
Hyountaek Yong , POSTECH, Pohang, Korea
pp. 572-579

Adapting ranking functions to user preference (Abstract)

Keke Chen , Yahoo!, USA
Ya Zhang , Yahoo!, USA
Hongyuan Zha , Yahoo!, USA
Zhaohui Zheng , Yahoo!, USA
Gordon Sun , Yahoo!, USA
pp. 580-587

elGiza, a research-pyramid based search tool for vertical literature digital libraries (Abstract)

Gultekin Ozsoyoglu , Case Wester Reserve University, Cleveland - Ohio, USA
Sulieman Bani-Ahmad , Case Wester Reserve University, Cleveland - Ohio, USA
pp. 588-595

Ranking multimedia databases via relevance feedback with history and foresight support (Abstract)

Christian Beecks , Data management and data exploration group, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
Marc Wichterich , Data management and data exploration group, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
Thomas Seidl , Data management and data exploration group, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
pp. 596-599

OutRank: ranking outliers in high dimensional data (Abstract)

Uwe Steinhausen , Data management and data exploration group, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
Ira Assent , Data management and data exploration group, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
Thomas Seidl , Data management and data exploration group, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
Emmanuel Muller , Data management and data exploration group, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
pp. 600-603
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