Lu, Joan, Sundaram, Aswin, Zhaozong, Meng, Arumugam, Vidyapriyadarshini and Gehao, Lu (2011) Mobile Exam System – MES: Architecture for Database Management. In: The International Conference on Education & Learning in Mobile Age - CELMA, June 1-2, 2011, Lake District, United Kingdom. (Submitted)
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As the mobile applications are constantly facing a rapid development in the recent years especially in the academic environment such as student response system (Lópeza, Royoa, Labordab & Calvoa, 2009; Ngai & Gunasekaran, 2007; Mary & Biju, 2008; Nayak & Erinjeri, 2008; Roth, Ivanchenko & Record, 2008; Lu, Stav & Pain, 2009; Lu, 2009; Turning technologies, 2010) used in universities and other educational institutions; there has not been reported an effective and scalable Database Management System to support fast and reliable data storage and retrieval. This paper presents Database Management Architecture for an Innovative Evaluation System based on Mobile Learning Applications. The need for a relatively stable, independent and extensible data model for faster data storage and retrieval is analyzed and investigated. It concludes by emphasizing further investigation for high throughput so as to support multimedia data such as video clips, images and documents.▼ Jump to Download Statistics
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|Subjects:||Z Bibliography. Library Science. Information Resources > ZA Information resources > ZA4050 Electronic information resources
Z Bibliography. Library Science. Information Resources > ZA Information resources > ZA4450 Databases
|Schools:||School of Computing and Engineering
School of Computing and Engineering > High-Performance Intelligent Computing > Information and Systems Engineering Group
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