Simeoni, F. and Candela, L. and Kakaletris, G. and Sibeko, M. and Pagano, P. and Papanikos, G. and Polydoras, P. and Ioannidis, Y. E. and Aarvaag, D. and Crestani, F. (2009) A grid-based infrastructure for distributed retrieval. In: Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries. Lecture Notes in Computer Science . Springer, pp. 161-173.
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In large-scale distributed retrieval, challenges of latency, heterogeneity, and dynamicity emphasise the importance of infrastructural support in reducing the development costs of state-of-the-art solutions. We present a service-based infrastructure for distributed retrieval which blends middleware facilities and a design framework to ‘lift’ the resource sharing approach and the computational services of a European Grid platform into the domain of e-Science applications. In this paper, we give an overview of the DILIGENT Search Framework and illustrate its exploitation in the ﬁeld of Earth Science.
|Item type:||Book Section|
|Keywords:||information retrieval , distributed computing , Electronic computers. Computer science|
|Subjects:||Science > Mathematics > Electronic computers. Computer science|
|Department:||Faculty of Science > Computer and Information Sciences
Strathclyde Business School > Strategy and Organisation
|Depositing user:||Pure Administrator|
|Date Deposited:||29 Aug 2011 11:32|
|Last modified:||27 Mar 2015 01:50|
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