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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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 13:45

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