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An integration method for the specification of rule-oriented mediators

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4 Author(s)
H. Wache ; Center for Comput. Technol., Bremen Univ., Germany ; Th. Scholz ; H. Stieghahn ; B. Konig-Ries

Mediator specification and terminology development are two labor-intensive tasks that are serious obstacles to the widespread use of mediator-based systems. In this paper, we propose a three-step approach to acquire mediator specifications and to gradually build a domain terminology at the same time. The approach also allows the support of software assistants, which help a user to acquire and verify the semantics of information sources. We have implemented a first prototype. The integration approach (without the assistants) is currently being evaluated by some users. Furthermore, we have started the development of a second prototype which will include the couple of assistants mentioned in this article

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Database Applications in Non-Traditional Environments, 1999. (DANTE '99) Proceedings. 1999 International Symposium on

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