Quality of service in multimedia digital libraries

Elisa Bertino, Ahmed Elmagarmid, Mohand Saïd Hacid

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There is currently considerable interest in developing multimedia digital libraries. However, it has become clear that existing architectures for management systems do not support the particular requirements of continuous media types. This is particularly the case in the important area of quality of service support. In this correspondence, we discuss quality of service issues within digital libraries and present a reference architecture able to support some quality aspects.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)35-40
Number of pages6
JournalSIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1 Mar 2001
Externally publishedYes



  • Data Quality
  • Digital Libraries
  • Interoperability
  • Multimedia Data
  • Quality of Service

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Graphics and Computer-Aided Design
  • Information Systems
  • Software

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