Journal: SIGMOD Record

Volume 36, Issue 4

7 -- 12Nicolas Bruno. A critical look at the TAB benchmark for physical design tools
19 -- 26Cristiana Bolchini, Carlo Curino, Elisa Quintarelli, Fabio A. Schreiber, Letizia Tanca. A data-oriented survey of context models
27 -- 33Robert Ennals, Eric A. Brewer, Minos N. Garofalakis, Michael Shadle, Prashant Gandhi. Intel Mash Maker: join the web
35 -- 41Marianne Winslett, Ricardo A. Baeza-Yates. Ricardo Baeza-Yates speaks out: on CS research in Latin America, his multi-continent commute for Yahoo!, how to get real data in academia, and web mining
43 -- 48Stefano Ceri, Cristiana Bolchini, Daniele Braga, Marco Brambilla, Alessandro Campi, Sara Comai, Piero Fraternali, Pier Luca Lanzi, Marco Masseroli, Maristella Matera, Mauro Negri, Giuseppe Pelagatti, Giuseppe Pozzi, Elisa Quintarelli, Fabio A. Schreiber, Letizia Tanca. Data and web management research at Politecnico di Milano
49 -- 51Ihab F. Ilyas, Gautam Das. Report on the First International Workshop on Ranking in Databases (DBRank 07)
53 -- 55Magdalena Balazinska, Amol Deshpande, Alexandros Labrinidis, Qiong Luo, Samuel Madden, Jun Yang. Report on the Fourth International Workshop on Data Management for Sensor Networks (DMSN 2007)
57 -- 58Ander de Keijzer, Maurice van Keulen, Alex Dekhtyar. Report on the First VLDB Workshop on Management of Uncertain Data (MUD)
75 -- 80Sandeep Tata, Jignesh M. Patel. Estimating the selectivity of ::::tf-idf:::: based cosine similarity predicates

Volume 36, Issue 3

7 -- 13Walker M. White, Christoph Koch, Nitin Gupta 0003, Johannes Gehrke, Alan J. Demers. Database research opportunities in computer games
15 -- 22Wim Martens, Frank Neven, Thomas Schwentick. Simple off the shelf abstractions for XML schema
23 -- 34Anna Stavrianou, Periklis Andritsos, Nicolas Nicoloyannis. Overview and semantic issues of text mining
35 -- 40Marianne Winslett. Kyu-Young Whang speaks out: on academia and startups in Korea, probabilistic counting, main-memory query optimization, how to avoid being a hostage of pressure publishing, and more
41 -- 45Marianne Winslett. Boon Thau Loo speaks out: on his SIGMOD dissertation award, better networking through datalog, life as an assistant professor, and more
47 -- 54. Community systems research at Yahoo!
55 -- 58Vassilis Christophides, Peter Buneman. Report on the First International Workshop on Database Preservation (PresDB 07)

Volume 36, Issue 2

7 -- 12Sandeep Tata, Jignesh M. Patel. Estimating the selectivity of ::::tf-idf:::: based cosine similarity predicates
13 -- 18E. Patrick Shironoshita, Michael T. Ryan, Mansur R. Kabuka. Cardinality estimation for the optimization of queries on ontologies
19 -- 26Balder ten Cate, Maarten Marx. Navigational XPath: calculus and algebra
27 -- 33Marianne Winslett. Georg Gottlob speaks out
35 -- 37Michael J. Carey, Torsten Grust. Report on the Third International Workshop on XQuery Implementation, Experience and Perspectives (XIME-P 2006)
39 -- 42Li Xiong, Yuni Xia. Report on ACM Workshop on Health Information and Knowledge Management (HIKM 2006)
43 -- 45Eric Pardede. Event report on iiWAS 2006 and MoMM 2006, Yogyakarta, December 2006

Volume 36, Issue 1

3 -- 6Goetz Graefe. Efficient columnar storage in B-trees
7 -- 12Kenneth A. Ross, David Vespe, David Hessing, Pranay Jain. Finding shapes in a set of points
13 -- 18Xinqiang Zuo, Xiaoming Jin. General Hierarchical Model (GHM) to measure similarity of time series
19 -- 24Joseph E. Hoag, Craig W. Thompson. A parallel general-purpose synthetic data generator
25 -- 30Daniele Braga, Alessandro Campi, Stefano Ceri, Paola Spoletini. XQuery layers
31 -- 38Luc Segoufin. Static analysis of XML processing with data values
39 -- 46Marianne Winslett. Stefano Ceri speaks out on many-book researchers and one-startup researchers, web modeling, the vanishing US-Europe research gap, the semantic web services train, and more
47 -- 53Anil Bahuman, Chaitra Bahuman, Malati Baru, Subhasri Duttagupta, Krithi Ramamritham. Developmental informatics at IIT Bombay
54 -- 56Dongwon Lee, Chen Li. Report on the First International VLDB Workshop on Clean Databases (CleanDB 2006)
57 -- 59James Ze Wang, Nozha Boujemaa, Yixin Chen. High diversity transforms multimedia information retrieval into a cross-cutting field: report on the 8th Workshop on Multimedia Information Retrieval
60 -- 62Richard T. Snodgrass. Frequently-asked questions about double-blind reviewing