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Scalable Storage for Digital Libraries

Mather, Paul (2002) Scalable Storage for Digital Libraries. Technical Report TR-02-21, Computer Science, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

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I propose a storage system optimised for digital libraries. Its key features are its heterogeneous scalability; its integration and exploitation of rich semantic metadata associated with digital objects; its use of a name space; and its aggressive performance optimisation in the digital library domain.

Item Type:Departmental Technical Report
Keywords:Digital libraries; Scalable storage design; Object repositories; Metadata; Cluster-based storage; Scalable distributed data structures; Performance evaluation; Bucket-based digital objects
Subjects:Computer Science > Operating Systems
Computer Science > Information Retrieval
ID Code:620
Deposited By:Mather, Paul
Deposited On:31 January 2013