Amihai Motro: Publications by Subject
Intelligent information integration, virtual databases
Database integration (Superviews)
A. Motro and P. Buneman. Automatically Merging
Databases. In Proceedings of COMPCON Fall 80 (Distributed
Computing), 21st IEEE Computer Society International Conference,
Washington, DC, September 1980, pp. 279–286.
A. Motro and P. Buneman. Constructing
Superviews. In Proceedings of ACM-SIGMOD 81, International
Conference on Management of Data, Ann Arbor, Michigan, April 1981,
A. Motro. Interrogating Superviews. In
Proceedings of ICOD-2, Second International Conference on
Databases, Churchill College, Cambridge, England, September 1983,
A. Motro. Superviews: Virtual Integration of
Multiple Databases. IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering,
Vol. SE-13, No. 7, July 1987, pp. 785–798.
Multidatabase Systems: An Advanced Solution to Global Information
Sharing (A.R. Hurson, M.W. Bright and S. Pakzad, Editors), IEEE
Computer Society Press, 1993, pp. 292–305.
View-based multi-database model (Multiplex)
A. Motro. Multiplex: A Formal Model for
Multidatabases and Its Implementation. In Proceedings of
NGITS 99, Fourth International Workshop on Next Generation Information
Technologies and Systems, Zichron Yaacov, Israel, July 1999. Lecture
Notes in Computer Science No. 1649, Springer-Verlag, pp.
Resolution of multi-database inconsistencies (Fusionplex)
P. Anokhin and A. Motro. Use of Meta-data for
Value-level Inconsistency Detection and Resolution During Data
Integration. In Proceedings of SCI 01, Fifth World Multi-Conference
on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics — Heterogeneous Data
Integration, Orlando, Florida, July 2001.
P. Anokhin and A. Motro.
Data Integration: Inconsistency Detection and
Resolution Based on Source Properties. In Proceedings of FMII 01,
International Workshop on Foundations of Models for Information
Integration (10th workshop in the series Foundations of Models and
Languages for Data and Objects), Viterbo, Italy, September 2001.
P. Anokhin and A. Motro.
Fusionplex: Resolution of Data Inconsistencies in
the Integration of Heterogeneous Information Sources.
Information Fusion, Vol. 7, No. 2, June 2006, pp. 176–196.
A. Motro, P. Anokhin and A. C. Acar.
Utility-based Resolution of Data
In Proceedings of IQIS 04, International Workshop on Information
Quality in Information Systems (at SIGMOD 2004, International
Conference on Management of Data), Paris, France, June 2004, pp. 35–43.
Machine learning approach to database integration (Autoplex)
A. Motro, P. Anokhin and J. Berlin. Intelligent
Methods in Virtual Databases. In Proceedings of FQAS 00, Fourth
International Conference on Flexible Query Answering Systems, Warsaw,
Poland, October 2000. Advances in Soft Computing, Physica-Verlag,
J. Berlin and A. Motro. Autoplex: Automated
Discovery of Contents for Virtual Databases. In Proceedings of
COOPIS 01, Sixth IFCIS International Conference on Cooperative Information
Systems, Trento, Italy, September 2001. Lecture Notes in Computer
Science No. 2172, Springer-Verlag, pp. 108–122.
J. Berlin and A. Motro. Database Schema Matching
Using Machine Learning with Feature Selection. In Proceedings of
CAiSE 02, 14th International Conference on Advanced Information Systems
Engineering, Toronto, Canada, May 2002. Lecture Notes in Computer
Science No. 2348, Springer-Verlag, pp. 452–466.
Included in Seminal Contributions to Information Systems
Engineering — 25 years of CAiSE (J. Bubenko, J. Krogstie,
O. Pastor, B. Pernici, C. Rolland, A. Solvberg, Editors). Springer-Verlag,
2013, pp. 315–330.
- A. Motro. Automatch Revisited. In
Seminal Contributions to Information Systems Engineering — 25 Years
of CAiSE (J. Bubenko, J. Krogstie, O. Pastor, B. Pernici, C. Rolland, A.
Solvberg, Editors). Springer-Verlag, 2013, pp. 331–334.
J. Berlin and A. Motro.
TupleRank: Ranking Discovered Content in Virtual
Databases. In Proceedings of NGITS 06, Sixth International
Conference on Next Generation Information Technology and Systems,
Shefayim, Israel, July 2006. Lecture Notes in Computer Science No. 4032,
Springer-Verlag, pp. 13–25.
Query consolidation (Retroplex)
A. C. Acar and A. Motro. Inferring User Goals from Sets of Independent
Queries in a Multidatabase Environment. In Advances in Intelligent
Information Systems. Studies in Computational Intelligence No. 265,
Springer-Verlag, 2010, pp. 225–243.
Earlier abbreviated version:
A. C. Acar and A. Motro. Query Consolidation:
Interpreting a Set of Independent Queries Using a Multidatabase Architecture
in the Reverse Direction. In Proceedings of NTII 08, International
Workshop on New Trends in Information Integration (at VLDB 2008, 34th
International Conference on Very Large Data Bases), Auckland, New Zealand,
August 2008, pp. 4–7.
A. C. Acar and A. Motro. Efficient Discovery of
Join Plans in Schemaless Data. In Proceedings of IDEAS 09, 13th
International Database Engineering and Applications Symposium, Cetraro
(Calabria), Italy, September 2009, pp. 1–11.
A. C. Acar and A. Motro. Segmenting and Labeling
Query Sequences in a Multidatabase Environment. In Proceedings of
CoopIS 11, 19th International Conference on Cooperative Information
Systems, Crete, Greece, October 2011. Lecture Notes in Computer Science
No. 7044, Springer-Verlag, pp. 367–384.
Overview of the "plex" line of systems
A. Motro, J. Berlin and P. Anokhin.
Multiplex, Fusionplex and Autoplex:
Three Generations of Information Integration.
ACM SIGMOD Record (Special Section on Semantic Integration), Vol.
33, No. 4, December 2004, pp. 51–57.