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Title The DATA Bonanza : Improving Knowledge Discovery in Science, Engineering, and Business / edited by Malcolm Atkinson, Rob Baxter, Michelle Galea, Mark Parsons, Peter Brezany, Oscar Corcho, Jano van Hemert, David Snelling
Published Hoboken, New Jersey : Wiley ; IEEE Computer Society, [2013]
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Description 1 online resource (xxx, 543 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color), maps
Series Wiley series on parallel and distributed computing
Wiley series on parallel and distributed computing.
Contents PART I. STRATEGIES FOR SUCCESS IN THE DIGITAL-DATA REVOLUTION -- 1. The Digital-Data Challenge / Malcolm Atkinson and Mark Parsons -- 2. The Digital-Data Revolution / Malcolm Atkinson -- 3. The Data-Intensive Survival Guide / Malcolm Atkinson -- 4. Data-Intensive Thinking with DISPEL / Malcolm Atkinson
PART II. DATA-INTENSIVE KNOWLEDGE DISCOVERY -- 5. Data-Intensive Analysis / Oscar Corcho and Jano van Hemert -- 6. Problem Solving in Data-Intensive Knowledge Discovery / Oscar Corcho and Jano van Hemert -- 7. Data-Intensive Components and Usage Patterns / Oscar Corcho -- 8. Sharing and Reuse in Knowledge Discovery / Oscar Corcho
PART III. DATA-INTENSIVE ENGINEERING -- 9. Platforms for Data-Intensive Analysis / David Snelling -- 10. Definition of the DISPEL Language / Paul Martin and Gagarine Yaikhom -- 11. DISPEL Development / Adrian Mouat and David Snelling -- 12. DISPEL Enactment / Chee Sun Liew, Amrey Krause, and David Snelling
PART IV. DATA-INTENSIVE APPLICATION EXPERIENCE -- 13. The Application Foundations of DISPEL / Rob Baxter -- 14. Analytical Platform for Customer Relationship Management / Maciej Jarka and Mark Parsons -- 15. Environmental Risk Management / Ladislav Hluchý, Ondrej Habala, Viet Tran, and Branislav Šimo -- 16. Analyzing Gene Expression Imaging Data in Developmental Biology / Liangxiu Han, Jano van Hemert, Ian Overton, Paolo Besana, and Richard Baldock -- 17. Data-Intensive Seismology: Research Horizons / Michelle Galea, Andreas Rietbrock, Alessandro Spinuso, and Luca Trani
PART V. DATA-INTENSIVE BEACONS OF SUCCESS -- 18. Data-Intensive Methods in Astronomy / Thomas D. Kitching, Robert G. Mann, Laura E. Valkonen, Mark S. Holliman, Alastair Hume, and Keith T. Noddle -- 19. The World at One's Fingertips: Interactive Interpretation of Environmental Data / Jon Blower, Keith Haines, and Alastair Gemmell -- 20. Data-Driven Research in the Humanities--the DARIAH Research Infrastructure / Andreas Aschenbrenner, Tobias Blanke, Christiane Fritze, and Wolfgang Pempe -- 21. Analysis of Large and Complex Engineering and Transport Data / Jim Austin -- 22. Estimating Species Distributions--Across Space, Through Time, and with Features of the Environment / Steve Kelling, Daniel Fink, Wesley Hochachka, Ken Rosenberg, Robert Cook, Theodoros Damoulas, Claudio Silva, and William Michener
PART VI. THE DATA-INTENSIVE FUTURE -- 23. Data-Intensive Trends / Malcolm Atkinson and Paolo Besana -- 24. Data-Rich Futures / Malcolm Atkinson. -- Appendix A. Glossary / Michelle Galea and Malcolm Atkinson -- Appendix B. DISPEL Reference Manual / Paul Martin -- Appendix C. Component Definitions / Malcolm Atkinson and Chee Sun Liew
Summary This book presents the most up-to-date opportunities and challenges emerging in knowledge discovery, helping readers develop the technical skills to design and develop data-intensive methods and processes. Offering an introduction to the current R and D efforts worldwide, the book includes examples and case studies with strategies for addressing a wide variety of data-intensive challenges. The book includes a discussion of the DISPEL language, its development, enactment, and applications as well as data-intensive beacons of success, focusing on methods in astronomy, interactive interpretation
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource and print version record
Subject Databases.
Information retrieval.
Information technology.
Form Electronic book
Author Atkinson, Malcolm, editor
Baxter, Rob, editor
Brezany, Peter, 1948- editor
Corcho, Oscar, 1976- editor
Galea, Michelle, editor
Parsons, Mark (Computer scientist), editor
Snelling, David (Computer scientist), editor
Van Hemert, Jano, editor
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