By Gary Price
By Birgitta König-Ries, Kia Makki, S. A. M. Makki, Niki Pissinou, Peter Scheuermann
The workshop on an Infrastructure for cellular and instant platforms was once held in Scottsdale, Arizona on October 15, 2001 and was once funded by way of the nationwide technology origin (NSF) and subsidized through the Telecommunications and knowledge know-how Institute of the varsity of Engineering at Florida foreign U- versity (FIU), to set up a standard infrastructure for the self-discipline of cellular and instant networking, and to serve its swiftly rising cellular and instant neighborhood of researchers and practitioners. The workshop presents a unmarried, cohesive, and top quality discussion board for disseminating learn and adventure during this rising ?eld. Of signi?cance is the combination of many varied com- nities. The parts of cellular and instant networking mix the simplest of either worlds, specifically academia and undefined. the target of the workshop is to - ?ne and identify a typical infrastructure of the self-discipline and to advance a consensus-based record that would supply a beginning for implementation, standardization, and additional examine. Workshop software Chairs Dr. Birgitta okay¨ onig-Ries (Universit¨at Karlsruhe), and Dr. Peter Scheuermann (Northwestern collage) and Vice application Chair Dr. S. A. M. Makki (Queensland college of Technology), assembled a really - pressive application committee. including this system committee, they labored diligently to choose papers and audio system that met the factors of top of the range and relevance to our numerous ?elds of curiosity. It takes time and e?ort to check a - in step with rigorously, and each member of this system committee is to be recommended for his/her contribution to the good fortune of this workshop.
By Brian E. Travis, Dale C. Waldt
Foreword------------------------------------- SGML is misunderstood and underestimated. i've got regularly desired to write this ebook. i'm happy that individuals with whom i've got had the excitement to paintings have been eventually capable of accomplish that. on account that i've got continuously been a little an evangelist, i believe delight while my "students" develop into well-known "teachers". within the early years of SGML we struggled to outline a language that will convey the data to its rightful position. We succeeded. Then we needed to clarify those concept to technical adoptors. back, i feel we've got succeeded. we now have realized a lot approximately SGML within the means of enforcing it. those reviews needs to now even be shared, besides understandable info at the lan guage itself. The notice needs to stream out of the lab and the pc heart and achieve the enterprise humans, the clients, the movers and shakers. the subsequent iteration will do issues with SGML that we will not even think but- it's that versatile.
By Kevin Lee, Catherine Seda
You do not have to have the largest identify or the main extraordinary photos to entice clients for your website. nowadays, all you actually need is fashionable search-engine placement. This e-book indicates you ways to get it! With looking out the most renowned web actions, a most sensible spot on an important seek engine nearly guarantees a excessive quantity of visitors-though changing them to purchasers is one other tale. In those pages, best web marketer and strategist Catherine Seda tackles either elements of that equation. First, she outlines the tactic interested in purchasing the categorical key-phrase positions that may lead clients on to the web page you will want. Then, she describes how one can flip poor-performing advert replica into particular sales-getters, and the way you could assessment and proper low visitor-to-buyer conversions. starting retailers will locate the information they should enforce an internet method speedy, whereas complicated dealers will locate all types of suggestions for studying and enhancing present effects.
By Carlo Zaniolo, Stefano Ceri, Christos Faloutsos, Richard T. Snodgrass, V.S. Subrahmanian, Roberto Zicari
The database box has skilled a quick and constant progress because the improvement of relational databases. The growth in database platforms and purposes has produced a various panorama of specialised know-how components that experience usually turn into the specific area of analysis experts. Examples contain lively databases, temporal databases, object-oriented databases, deductive databases, obscure reasoning and queries, and multimedia details structures. This e-book presents a systematic creation to and an in-depth remedy of those complicated database parts. It offers practitioners and researchers with authoritative assurance of contemporary technological advances which are shaping the way forward for advertisement database platforms and clever info structures.
Advanced Database platforms was once written via a staff of six prime experts who've made major contributions to the improvement of the expertise parts lined within the publication. profiting from the authors' lengthy adventure instructing graduate classes, this e-book is designed to supply a gentle advent to complex study subject matters and comprises many examples and routines to aid its use for person research, table reference, and graduate school room instructing.
By Keith Gordon
Info is a useful company asset and its powerful administration should be important to an organisation's good fortune. This specialist reference advisor covers all of the key parts of knowledge administration together with database improvement, information caliber and company information modelling. it isn't according to a selected proprietary method; quite it truly is business-focused, offering the data and methods required to effectively enforce the knowledge administration functionality. The ebook is geared toward all these concerned with information administration, together with IT/IS and company managers, experts, and company analysts, in addition to info administration practitioners from all company sectors. This new version covers net expertise and its relation to databases and comprises fabric at the administration of grasp info. 'A very important e-book for all IS execs (from enterprise analysts to internet builders) who have to comprehend the powerful administration of that severe source, information.' Tony Jenkins, BSc, MSc, PGCE, CITP, CEng, previous Chair, BCS info administration expert crew -- 'I've used and suggested the 1st version of Keith's finished textual content for numerous years. i have came across that either practitioners and scholars may be able to simply utilize those very important innovations. i am very happy with the multiplied and up-to-date remedies within the moment edition.' Peter Aiken PhD, Founding Director, information Blueprint/VCU -- 'Keith Gordon has performed an exceptional activity of laying out the whole set of dimensions to be addressed for the potent administration of an organization's information.' David Hay, President, crucial concepts, Inc
By Jan vom Brocke, Alexander Simons
This e-book collects ECM examine from the educational self-discipline of data structures and similar fields to help lecturers and practitioners who're attracted to knowing the layout, use and effect of ECM platforms. It additionally presents a precious source for college students and teachers within the field.
“Enterprise content material administration in info structures study – Foundations, equipment and instances” consolidates our present wisdom on how today’s businesses can deal with their electronic details resources. The enterprise demanding situations on the topic of organizational info administration contain decreasing seek instances, protecting details caliber, and complying with reporting responsibilities and criteria. a lot of those demanding situations are famous in info administration, yet as a result of enormous amounts of data being generated at the present time, they're more challenging to house than ever.
Many businesses use the time period “enterprise content material administration” (ECM) to consult the administration of all varieties of details, in particular unstructured info. whereas ECM structures promise to extend and retain info caliber, to streamline content-related enterprise approaches, and to trace the lifecycle of data, their implementation poses numerous questions and demanding situations: Which content material gadgets may be positioned less than the keep watch over of the ECM approach? Which procedures are laid low with the implementation? How may still outmoded know-how get replaced? examine is challenged to help practitioners in answering those questions.
By Bryan Parno
Trusting a working laptop or computer for a security-sensitive activity (such as checking e mail or banking on-line) calls for the person to grasp anything concerning the computer's nation. We research study on securely taking pictures a computer's country, and look at the application of this knowledge either for bettering safeguard at the neighborhood desktop (e.g., to persuade the consumer that her machine isn't really contaminated with malware) and for speaking a distant computer's kingdom (e.g., to let the consumer to examine that an internet server will properly defend her data). even though the new "Trusted Computing" initiative has drawn either confident and unfavorable cognizance to this sector, we think about the older and broader subject of bootstrapping belief in a working laptop or computer. We disguise matters starting from the huge number of safe which can function a origin for belief, to the usability matters that come up while attempting to exhibit laptop nation details to people. This strategy unifies disparate study efforts and highlights possibilities for added paintings that may consultant real-world advancements in machine security.
By Kimito Funatsu and Kiyoshi Hasegawa
By Richard Benjamins, Pompeu Casanovas, Joost Breuker, Aldo Gangemi
The revised papers offered during this booklet are drawn from conferences dedicated to the Semantic net and the felony area: The overseas Workshop on felony Ontologies and Web-Based criminal details administration held in Edinburgh, united kingdom in June 2003, and the foreign Seminar on legislation and the Semantic net, held in Barcelona, Spain in November 2003.
This ebook provides 15 completely refereed revised papers on themes suitable for legislation and the Semantic net. The booklet is based into 3 elements. half I units the scene through introducing the suitable innovations, describing the various clients (legal professionals), and placing into old context how attorneys take into consideration the use and alertness of legislations. half II provides theoretical points relating to the development of felony ontologies, either from a felony and a methodological viewpoint. half III collects descriptions of varied purposes of Semantic internet know-how to the criminal domain.