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Exploiting model based techniques for user interfaces to databases.

Griffiths, Tony, McKirdy, Jo, Forrester, Grant, Paton, Norman W, Kennedy, Jessie, Barclay, Peter J, Cooper, Richard, Goble, Carole and Gray, Philip (1998) Exploiting model based techniques for user interfaces to databases. In: Visual Database Systems 4 (VDB4): Fourth Working Conference on Visual Database Systems. IFIP Conference Proceedings (126). Chapman and Hall, L'Aquilla, Italy, pp. 21-46. ISBN 0-412-84400-1

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    Abstract/Description

    Model-based systems provide methods for supporting the systematic and efficient
    development of application interfaces. This paper examines how model-based
    technologies can be exploited to develop user interfaces to databases. To this end
    five model-based systems, namely Adept, HUMANOID, Mastermind, TADEUS
    and DRIVE are discussed through the use of a unifying case study which allows
    the examination of the approaches followed by the different systems.

    Item Type: Book Section
    ISBN: 0-412-84400-1
    Additional Information: Paper presented in the Models & Metaphors session at the Fourth Working Conference on Visual Database Systems, VDB4, 27-29 May 1998, L'Aquila, Italy. Organised by IFIP.
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Database interfaces; Modelling; Interface development; Case study; Performance evaluations; Interfaces; ADEPT; DRIVE; HUMANOID; Mastermind; TADEUS;
    University Divisions/Research Centres: Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Creative Industries > School of Computing
    Dewey Decimal Subjects: 000 Computer science, information & general works > 000 Computer science, knowledge & systems > 005 Computer programming, programs & data
    Library of Congress Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA76 Computer software
    Item ID: 2975
    Depositing User: Computing Research
    Date Deposited: 12 Nov 2009 16:50
    Last Modified: 15 Apr 2014 14:45
    URI: http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/id/eprint/2975

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