Software reuse in the emerging cloud computing era.
Yang, H., & Liu, X. (2012)
Software reuse in the emerging cloud computing era. IGI Global Publishing. https://doi.org/10.4018/978-1-4666-0897-9
With the rapid development of computing hardware, high-speed network, web programming, distributed and parallel computing, and other technologies, cloud computing has recently...
Semantic integrity for persistent objects
Barclay, P. J., & Kennedy, J. (1992)
Semantic integrity for persistent objects. Information and Software Technology, 34(8), 533-541. https://doi.org/10.1016/0950-5849%2892%2990147-H
Modelling constructs for specifying semantic integrity are reviewed,
and their implicit execution semantics discussed. An integrity mainte-
nance model based on these construc...
Semantic description of cloud service agreements
Greenwell, R., Liu, X., & Chalmers, K. (2015)
Semantic description of cloud service agreements. In Science and Information Conference (SAI), 2015, (823-831). https://doi.org/10.1109/sai.2015.7237239
To provide cloud services as a utility there must be
a mechanism for comprehensively and precisely specifying cloud
service agreements to reduce differences in service percept...
Probing the sense of place.
O'Neill, S., McCall, R., Smyth, M., & Benyon, D. (2004)
Probing the sense of place. In Presence 2004
This paper describes the application and results of
two studies using a qualitative tool designed to examine
sense of place in relation to presence research in the
Promoting the priorities of practitioner research engagement.
Hall, H. (2010)
Promoting the priorities of practitioner research engagement. Journal of Librarianship and Information Science, 42(2), 83-88. https://doi.org/10.1177/0961000610363978
One of the aims of the Library and Information Science Research Coalition is to promote library and information science practitioner research. Successfully meeting this aim sh...
Requirements model driven adaption and evolution of Internetware
Liu, L., Yang, C., Wang, J., Ye, X., Liu, Y., Yang, H., & Liu, X. (2014)
Requirements model driven adaption and evolution of Internetware. SCIENCE CHINA Information Sciences, 57(1), 1-19. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11432-014-5064-1
Today’s software systems need to support complex business operations and processes. The development of the web-based software systems has been pushing up the limits of traditi...
Regaining the conceptual level in object oriented modelling.
Barclay, P. J., & Kennedy, J. (1991)
Regaining the conceptual level in object oriented modelling. In M. Jackson, & A. E. Robinson (Eds.), Proceedings of the 9th British National Conference on Databases, Aspects of Databases, (BNCOD 9), 269-305
This paper attempts to develop a conceptual model for the object oriented description of data. We abstract from various logical model features essential for thinking about dat...
Querying the composite pattern in OQL.
Raguenaud, C., Kennedy, J., & Barclay, P. J. Querying the composite pattern in OQL)
Raguenaud, C., Kennedy, J., & Barclay, P. J. Querying the composite pattern in OQL
This paper analyses the problem generated by recursive patterns in typed query languages such as OQL [Cattell '97]. Recursive patterns describe hierarchical structures such as...
Quality metrics for internet applications: developing new from old.
Zhou, S., & Liu, X. (2007)
Quality metrics for internet applications: developing new from old. https://doi.org/10.1109/COMPSAC.2007.176
This discussion concerns ?metrics?. More specifically, we discuss quantitative metrics for evaluating Internet applications: what should we quantify, monitor and analyse in or...
RDF recipes for context-aware interoperability in pervasive systems.
Kosek, A., Syed, A., & Kerridge, J. (2012)
RDF recipes for context-aware interoperability in pervasive systems. In Proceedings of IEEE Symposium on Computers and Communications, (1017-1022). https://doi.org/10.1109/ISCC.2010.5546647
Nowadays home automation systems integrate many devices from security system, heating, ventilation and air conditioning system, lighting system or audio-video systems. Every t...