Publisher: Springer; 1999 edition (October 10, 2008)
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This e-book presents a finished cutting-edge, in conceptual modeling. It grew out of study papers provided on the 18th foreign convention on Conceptual Modeling (ER '99) and organized via the editors. The plan of the convention is to hide the complete spectrum of conceptual modeling because it pertains to database and knowledge structures layout and to provide an entire assurance of information and procedure modeling, database expertise, and database purposes. the purpose of the convention and of those complaints is to give new insights regarding every one of those themes. This ebook comprises either chosen and invited papers. The 33 chosen papers are prepared in eleven classes encompassing the most important issues of the convention, particularly : - schema transformation, evolution, and integration - temporal database layout - perspectives and reuse in conceptual modeling - complicated conceptual modeling - enterprise approach modeling and workflows - facts warehouse layout. in addition to the chosen papers, three invited papers current the perspectives of 3 keynote audio system, across the world identified for his or her contribution to conceptual modeling and database examine and for his or her energetic position in wisdom dissemination. Peter Chen provides the result of his ongoing learn on ER version, XML, and the net. Georges Gardarin offers the 1st result of an ESPRIT venture federating numerous information resources with XML and XML-QL. ultimately, Matthias Jarke develops how to catch and evaluation the reviews received approximately approach designs in so-called technique information warehouses.