Towards the First Generation of Temporal Database Management Systems


ORES - 7224

Keywords temporal database management systems


Start Date: 01-NOV-92 / Duration: 24 months

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Objectives and Approach

The overall objective of ORES is to develop a demonstrator temporal database management system (TDBMS) that will support efficient and user-friendly representation and manipulation of temporal data.

This objective is based on the needs of:

The approach will be to extend the relational DBMS INGRES. This will be supported by the specification of a temporal formalism. The intention is to develop:

The work will be driven by user needs, defined by a case study at the Hospital Clinica Puerta de Hierro.


CONTACT POINT

Dr Nikos Lorentzos
Pliroforiki
Mavromateon 15
GR - 10434 Athina
tel: + 30/ 1-8837-249
fax: + 30/ 1-8832-408

Participants

PLIROFORIKI - GR - C
CLINICA PUERTA DI HIERRO - E - P
INFORMATICS DYNAMICS - GR - A
UNIVERSITY OF MANCHESTER - UK - A
KTH - S - P


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ORES - 7224, December 1993


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