Wednesday, September 6, 2000


Session 8A:    Using the Web I

09.00 - 10.30

Session Chair: Jarogniew Rykowski


Performance Analysis of Web Database Systems

Zhu Y., Lü K.; United Kingdom


WDBQS : a Unified Access to Distant Databases Via a Simple Web-Tool

Sallaberry C., Andonnof E., Belloir N.; France


Performance Issues of a Web Database

Li Y., Lü K.; United Kingdom


Session 8B:    Indexing

09.00 - 10.30

Session Chair: Tzone I.Wang


Improving the Performance of High-Energy Physics Analysis through Bitmap Indices

Stockinger K., Duellmann D., Hoschek W., Schikuta E.; Switzerland, Austria


A Fast Convergence Technique for Online Heat-balancing of Btree Indexed Database over Shared Nothing Parallel Systems

Feelifl H., Kitsuregawa M., Ooi B.-C.; Japan, Singapore


Indexing Semistructured Data Using PATRICIA Tree

Wu L.-C., Horng J.-T., Liu B.-J., Wang C.-Y., Chen G.-D.; Taiwan


Session 8C:    Applications I

09.00 - 10.30

Session Chair: Michel Simonet


MegaStore: Advanced Internet-based E-Commerce Service for Music Industry

Benabdelkader A., Afsarmanesh H., Hertzberger L.O.; The Netherlands


DIMS: Implementation of a Federated Information Management System for PRODNET II

Garita C., Ugur Y., Frenkel A., Afsarmanesh H., Hertzberger L.O.; The Netherlands


Knowledge Decay in a Normalised Knowledge Base

Debenham J.; Australia


      10.30 - 11.00 Coffee Break


Session 9A:    Using the Web II

11.00 - 12.30

Session Chair: Heinrich C. Mayr


A Formal Treatment of the SACReD Protocol for Multidatabase Web Transactions

Younas M., Eagelstone B., Holton R.; United Kingdom


Generic Architecture of Web Servers Supporting Cooperative Work

Rykowski J., Wieczerzycki W.; Poland


Internet Search Technologies & XML

Montebello M., Ciappara R.; Malta


Session 9B:    Distributed Aspects

11.00 - 12.30

Session Chair: Frederic Andres


Distributed Storage and Revocation of Digital Certificate Databases

Lopez J., Mana A., Ortega J.J., Troya J.M.; Spain


Fine Grained Replication in Distributed Databases: A Taxonomy and Practical Considerations

Weippl E., Essmayr W.; Austria


A Change Impact Analysis Approach For CORBA-Based Federated Databases

Deruelle L., Bouneffa M., Melab N., Basson H., Goncalves G., Nicolas J.C.; France


Session 9C:    Applications II

11.00 - 12.30

Session Chair: Josef Küng


A Qualitative Formalization of Built Environments

Bittner T.; Canada


Experimenting NUMA for Scaleability CDR Processing

Derks W.L.A., Dijkstra S.J., Enting H.D., Jonker W., Wijnands J.E.P.; The Netherlands


SPICE: A Flexible Architecture for Integrating Autonomous Databases to Comprise a Distributed Catalogue of Life

Jones A.C., Xu X., Pittas N., Gray W.A., Fiddian N.J., White R.J., Robinson J., Bisby F.A., Brandt S.M.; United Kingdom


      12.30 - 14.00 Lunch, end of conference