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IEEE Internet Computing

Issue 5 • Date Sept.-Oct. 1997

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  • Intranets

    Publication Year: 1997, Page(s):6 - 7
    Cited by:  Papers (3)
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  • Eric Schmidt on the Intranet Wars: Can the Java Virtual Machine Really Challenge Microsoft?

    Publication Year: 1997, Page(s):8 - 15
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  • Digital toolbox [intranets]

    Publication Year: 1997, Page(s):76 - 77
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    The author relates his experiences in hiring an additional Webmaster for his organization. The company Web-based content and server systems had become tool large and complex for the existing staff to handle. He considers the elements of successful intranet implementation which are similar to those required for Internet-based Web services View full abstract»

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  • Architecture perspective [Internet]

    Publication Year: 1997, Page(s):72 - 75
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    The author considers how the World Wide Web brings a uniform user interface to the enormous diversity of data, an interface closer to human information-processing representation. It liberates the user from having to learn individual access methods. One of the fundamental elements of Internet data architecture is the PSSD interface, the interface between the page space and data structured in relati... View full abstract»

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  • Information retrieval on the World Wide Web

    Publication Year: 1997, Page(s):58 - 68
    Cited by:  Papers (81)  |  Patents (12)
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    Effective search and retrieval are enabling technologies for realizing the full potential of the Web. The authors examine relevant issues, including methods for representing document content. They also compare available search tools and suggest methods for improving retrieval effectiveness View full abstract»

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  • Bridging boundaries: CORBA in perspective

    Publication Year: 1997, Page(s):52 - 57
    Cited by:  Papers (9)  |  Patents (1)
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    Applications that cross the boundaries of different computing machines, operating systems, and programming languages are increasingly the norm. As a result, the need for what might be called bridging technologies to develop software that works across heterogeneous environments has become more compelling. The Common Object Request Broker Architecture is one such technology that is both robust and c... View full abstract»

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  • Process-driven intranets: life-cycle support for process reengineering

    Publication Year: 1997, Page(s):42 - 49
    Cited by:  Papers (16)  |  Patents (4)
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    Information systems exist within an organizational web that links people, tools, and products with work processes. Process driven intranets explicitly integrate with this web and offer clear advantages over more traditional intranets in organizational process redesign. The paper considers characteristics of PDIs, the process modeling language and process design activities View full abstract»

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  • Collaborative work

    Publication Year: 1997, Page(s):80 - 81
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    Organizations are increasingly using intranets to provide information services. Standard Web technologies, including the browser-based user interface, are now used inside organizational network boundaries to relay everything from organizational policy to up-to-the-minute series figures. The authors discuss the use of Web-based tool servers and personal tool services View full abstract»

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  • Development of the NIST Virtual Library

    Publication Year: 1997, Page(s):35 - 41
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    The paper considers how the National Institute of Standards and Technology developed its virtual library as an intranet. The Web-based user interface lets NIST researchers access internal databases, paid subscription services, and CD-ROM-based sources. It also accommodates restricted public access to general library resources View full abstract»

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  • Agents on the Web

    Publication Year: 1997, Page(s):78 - 79
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    The authors consider agents on the World Wide Web, including information retrieval agents. They propose a test for agenthood, involving communication in multi-agent systems View full abstract»

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  • The great networking correction: frames reaffirmed

    Publication Year: 1997, Page(s):16 - 23
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    The paper considers how frame-based network technologies of local area networks are retaking their role as the primary campus technology, providing connections from desktop through backbone. This development comes at the expense of cell-based ATM, which was widely viewed as the inevitable, and highly desirable, next wave in transport technologies. ATM had been expected to supplant LAN-based transp... View full abstract»

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  • A role-based access control for intranet security

    Publication Year: 1997, Page(s):24 - 34
    Cited by:  Papers (41)  |  Patents (12)
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    Secure intranets are founded on the protection of logical resources accessible in corporate enterprises. The paper discusses I-RBAC, role-based access control for intranet security which offers efficient security management based on varied levels of role authorizations View full abstract»

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