Volume 28    Number 4    December 1999  
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Reports | Articles | Database Principles | Influential Papers | Industry Perspectives
Systems & Prototypes | Standards | Research Surveys | Calls for Papers

Editor’s Notes (also in: Postscript and PDF)

Reports

Report on NGITS’99: The 4th International Workshop on Next Generation Information Technologies and Systems
O. Etzion
Available in: gzipped Postscript and PDF
Design and Management of Data Warehouses: Report on the DMDW’99 Workshop
S. Gatziu, M. Jeusfeld, M. Staudt, Y. Vassiliou
Available in: Postscript and PDF
URL: http://sunsite.informatik.rwth-aachen.de/DMDW99

Articles

Timer-Driven Database Triggers and Alerters: Semantics and a Challenge
E. Hanson, L. Noronha
Available in: gzipped Postscript,
gzipped PDF and
gzipped MS Word format
Diluting ACID
T. Kempster, C. Stirling, P. Thanisch
Available in: gzipped Postscript and
gzipped PDF
Some Remarks on Variable Independence, Closure, and Orthographic Dimension in Constraint Databases
L. Libkin
Available in: gzipped Postscript and
gzipped PDF

Database Principles

Database Principles Column – Introduction
L. Libkin
Available in: Postscript and PDF
On Views and XML
S. Abiteboul
Available in: gzipped Postscript and
gzipped PDF

Influential Papers

Reminiscences on Infulential Papers – Kenneth A. Ross ed.
S. Chaudhuri, G. Grahne, H. Jagadish, J. Van den Bussche, M. Vardi
Available in: Postscript and
gzipped PDF

Industry Perspectives

FinTime – A Financial Time Series Benchmark
K. Jacob, D. Shasha
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gzipped PDF and
gzipped MS Word format

Systems & Prototypes

Practical Lessons in Supporting Large-Scale Computational Science
R. Musick, T. Critchlow
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gzipped PDF and
gzipped MS Word format

Standards

SQLJ-Part1: SQL Routines Using the Java Programming Language
A. Eisenberg, J. Melton
Available in: gzipped Postscript,
gzipped PDF and
gzipped MS Word format

Research Surveys

A Survey of Logical Models for OLAP Databases
P. Vassiliadis, T. Sellis
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gzipped PDF and
gzipped MS Word format

Calls for Papers

The Active Database Central
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URL: http://www.ida.his.se/ida/adc
ER2000 – 19th International Conference on Conceptual Modeling
Available in: gzipped Postscript,
gzipped PDF and
MS Word format
URL: http://www.er2000.byu.edu/
VLDB’2000 – 26th International Conference on Very Large Databases
Available in: gzipped Postscript and
PDF
URL: http://www2.aucegypt.edu/vldb2000/
WISE2000 – 1st International Conference on Web Information Systems Engineering
Available in: gzipped Postscript and PDF
URL: http://www.cs.cityu.edu.hk/~wise2000
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