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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