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Innovative Evaluation System – IESM: An Architecture for the Database Management System for Mobile Application

Joan, Lu, Sundaram, Aswin and Arumugam, Vidyapriyadarshini (2011) Innovative Evaluation System – IESM: An Architecture for the Database Management System for Mobile Application. In: ICOMP'11 - The 2011 International Conference on Internet Computing, July 18-21, 2011, Las Vegas, USA.

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    Abstract

    As the mobile applications are constantly facing a rapid development in the recent years especially in the academic environment such as student response system [1-8] 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.

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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 > Diagnostic Engineering Research Centre > Measurement System and Signal Processing Research Group
    School of Computing and Engineering > Informatics Research Group > XML, Database and Information Retrieval Research Group
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    Conclusions and Future Work
    6 6.1 Achievements
    The initial investigation of the database architecture has to evolve into the following:
    • • •
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    Authentication techniques.
    Integration with mobile based application and possibly multiple interfaces.
    Although the initial research is in the area of structured data formats collected from the student response system, further investigation is highly desirable to build a scalable data model that will enable multimedia support for unstructured data such as texts, images, documents, video clips on handheld devices without affecting the throughput or performance of the system.
    7 Acknowledgement
    This project has been funded with support from the European Commission. This publication reflects the views only of the author, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein.
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    Depositing User: Vidyapriyadarshini Arumugam
    Date Deposited: 27 Sep 2011 15:19
    Last Modified: 27 Sep 2011 15:19
    URI: http://eprints.hud.ac.uk/id/eprint/11301

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