Web-Powered Databases


Web-Powered Databases



Edited by David Taniar, Johanna Wenny Rahayu.

Includes chapter by College at Brockport faculty member Anthony Scime: Web Mining to Create a Domain Specific Web Portal Database.

Providing a snapshot of current methods and development activities in the area of Internet databases, this book supplies answers to many questions that have been raised regarding database access through the web. Provided are a number of case studies of successful web database applications, including multiple-choice assessment through the web, an online pay claim, a product catalog, and content management and dynamic web pages. Also covered are querying and mining of web data and issues such as gaining physical/low-level access to web-powered databases and heterogeneous web databases.



Publication Date


Publication Information

Hershey, PA : Idea Group Pub., c2003.

viii, 340 p. : illustrations ; 26 cm.


Computer Sciences


Computer Science


Located in Drake Library at: [on order]

CONTENTS: Sect. I. Querying and Mining Web Data.. Using Logic for Querying XML Data / Nick Bassiliades, Ioannis Vlahavas and Dimitrios Sampson -- Web Mining to Create a Domain Specific Web Portal Database / Anthony Scime -- Sect. II. Case Studies and Tutorials. Web Content Management and Dynamic Web Pages -- A Tutorial / Esther Gelle and Viktor Schepik -- Practical Case Study of a Web-Based Tutor Payment System / Tanguy Chateau, Cecile Leroy, Johanna Wenny Rahayu and David Taniar -- Development of On-line Tests Based on Multiple Choice Questions / Geoffrey G. Roy and Jocelyn Armarego -- Database-Driven Product Catalog System / Johanna Wenny Rahayu, Andrew Flahive and David Taniar -- Sect. III. Physical/Low-Level. Web-Powered Databases: The Low Level in C++ / Claude Del Vigna -- Cache Management of Web-Powered Databases / Dimitrios Katsaros and Yannis Manolopoulos -- Sect. IV. Heterogeneous and Distributed Systems. Ubiquitous Access to Web Databases / Athman Bouguettaya, Brahim Medjahed, Mourad Ouzzani and Yao Meng -- CODAR: A POA-Based CORBA Database Adapter for Web Service Infrastructures / Zahir Tari, Abdelkamel Tari and Surya Setiawan -- Sect. V. Issues. Protecting Datasources Over the Web: Policies, Models and Mechanisms / Silvana Castano and Elena Ferrari.

Web-Powered Databases