Volume 33    Number 4    December 2004  
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Special Section on Semantic Integration | Articles | Distinguished Database Profiles
Book Reviews | Influential Papers | Reports | TODS Special Column

SIGMOD Officers, Committees and Awards (also in: PDF)
Editor’s Notes (in: PDF)
Chair’s Message (in: PDF)
Special Report on SIGMOD 2004 (in: PDF)

Special Section on Semantic Integration

Introduction to the special issue on semantic integration
A. Doan, N. Noy, A. Halevy
Available in: PDF
Automatic direct and indirect schema mapping: experiences and lessons learned
D. Embley, L. Xu, Y. Ding
Available in: PDF
A holistic paradigm for large scale schema matching
B. He, K. Chang
Available in: PDF
Matching large XML schemas
E. Rahm, H. Do, S. Massmann
Available in: PDF
Kanata: adaptation and evolution in data sharing systems
P. Andritsos, A. Fuxman, A. Kementsietsidis, R. Miller, Y. Velegrakis
Available in: PDF
Industrial-strength schema matching
P. Bernstein, S. Melnik, M. Petropoulos, C. Quix
Available in: PDF
From semantic integration to semantics management: case studies and a way forward
A. Rosenthal, L. Seligman, S. Renner
Available in: PDF
Multiplex, fusionplex, and autoplex, three generations of information integration
A. Motro, J. Berlin, P. Anokhin
Available in: PDF
Ontologies and semantics for seamless connectivity
M. Uschold, M. Grunninger
Available in: PDF
Semantic integration: a survey of ontology-based approaches
N. Noy
Available in: PDF


UbiData: Requirements and Architecture for Ubiquitous Data Access
A. Helal, J. Hammer
Available in: PDF

Distinguished Database Profiles

Interview with C. Mohan
Marianne Winslett
Available in: PDF
URL: http://www.almaden.ibm.com/u/mohan/

Book Reviews

Book Review Column
Karl Aberer
Available in: PDF
URL: http://www.acm.org/sigmod/record/bookreviews.html
Web Services – By G. Alonso, F. Casati, H. Kuno, V. Machiraju
Reviewer: D. Wodtke
Available in: PDF
Emergence and Convergence: Qualitative Novelty and the Unity of Knowledge By Mario Bunge
Reviewer: H. Kilov
Available in: PDF

Influential Papers

Reminiscences on Influential Papers – Kenneth A. Ross ed.
Peter Boncz, Ihab Ilyas, Volker Markl, Vasilis Vassalos
Available in: PDF


Report on the 7th EDBT Summer School: XML and Databases
R. Torlone, P. Atzeni
Available in: PDF
URL: http://edbtss04.dia.uniroma3.it/
Report on the Workshop of XQuery Implementation, Experience, and Perspectives
J. Manolescu, Y. Papakonstantinou
Available in: PDF
URL: http://www-rocq.inria.fr/gemo/Gemo/Projects/XIME-P/
Report on the Twente Workshop on XML Databases and Information Retrieval
D. Hienstra, V. Mihajlovic
Available in: PDF
URL: http://wwwhome.cs.utwente.nl/~tdm/

TODS Special Column

Changes to the ACM TODS Editorial Board
R. Snodgrass
Available in: PDF
URL: http://www.acm.org/tods/
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