This book presents a detailed examination of the principles of tile-based online mapping systems. Topics include discussions of projections, coordinate systems, image processing, data basing and indexing requirements and web access.
This book offers a brief overview of the Social Web and Semantic Web before it describes popular social media and social networking applications, including their strengths and limitations. It also describes useful applications of Semantic Web technology.
This book provides a series of case studies which give examples of real benefits to be derived from the adoption of semantic web based ontologies in real world situations, such as telecommunication, B2B integration, tourism, education and more.
Terminological Ontologies presents the main challenges affecting the discovery systems of information infrastructures to manage terminological models, while introducing a combination of research tools and applications in Semantic Web technologies.
This book covers design of information systems for medically-related problems and applications, describing each in terms of fundamentals, temporal reasoning and maintenance in medicine, time in clinical tasks, and display of time-oriented clinical information.
This volume identifies the security problems facing internet communication protocols along with the risks associated with internet connections. It includes a number of different algorithms and protocols to provide a cohesive security framework.