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PENG: integrated search of distributed news archives

Baillie, M. and Crestani, F. and Landoni, M. (2006) PENG: integrated search of distributed news archives. In: Proceedings of the 29th annual international ACM SIGIR conference on Research and development in information retrieval. ACM, pp. 607-608. ISBN 1-59593-369-7

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Abstract

The PENG system is intended to provide an integrated and personalized environment for news professionals, providing functionalities for filtering, distributed retrieval, and a flexible interface environment for the display and manipulation of news materials. In this paper we review the progress and results of the PENG system to date, and describe in detail the document filtering part of the system, which is designed to gather and filter documents to user profiles. The current architecture will be described, along with some of the main issues which have so far been found in it's development.