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Web Data Management (2180713)

Teaching Scheme (in Hours)

Theory Tutorial Practical Total
3 0 2 5

Subject Credit :  5

Examination Scheme (in marks)

PA (M)
ESE Viva (V)
PA (I)
70 30 30 20 150

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Unit-1:  Data Model

Introduction to Modeling Web Data, Semistructured data, XML, Web Data Management with XML, XML Standards, XML and syntax, XML Data Model, XLink, and XPointer.

Unit-2:  XPath and XQuery

Introduction, Basics of XPath and XQuery, XPath: Steps and path expressions, Evaluation of path expressions, Generalities on axes and node tests, Axes, Node tests and abbreviations, Predicates, XPath 2.0; FLWOR expressions in XQuery: Defining variables - the for and let clauses, Filtering - the where clause, The return clause, Advanced features of XQuery; XPath foundations.

Unit-3:  Typing

Motivating Typing, Automata, Schema Languages for XML, Typing Graph Data: Graph Semistructured Data, Graph Bisimulation, Data guides.

Unit-4:  XML Query Evaluation

XML fragmentation, XML identifiers: Region-based identifiers, Dewey-based identifiers, Structural identifiers and updates; XML evaluation techniques: Structural join, Optimizing structural join queries, Holistic twig joins.

Unit-5:  Ontologies, RDF, and OWL

Introduction, Ontologies by example, Web resources, URI, namespaces, RDF, RDFS: RDF Schema, OWL, Ontologies and (Description) Logics.

Unit-6:  Querying Data through Ontologies

Introduction, Querying RDF data: notation and semantics, Querying through RDFS ontologies, Answering queries through DL-LITE ontologies

Unit-7:  Data Integration

Introduction, Containment of conjunctive queries, Global-as-view mediation, Local-as-view mediation, Ontology-based mediators, Peer-to-Peer Data Management Systems.

Unit-8:  Building Web scale applications

Web search, web crawlers, web information retrieval, Web graph mining and hot topics in web search, Distributed systems, failure management, Required properties of a distributed system, P2P networks, Hash-based structures, distributed indexing, Distributed computing with MapReduce

Reference Books

Sr. Title Author Publication Amazon Link
1 Web Data Management Serge Abiteboul, Ioana Manolescu, Philippe Rigaux Cambridge University Press
2 Web Data Management and Electronic Commerce Bhavani Thuraisingham CRC Press
3 XML Databases and the Semantic Web Bhavani Thuraisingham CRC Press
4 Web Data Management Practices: Emerging Techniques and Technologies Athena Vakali and George Pallis IGI Publishing

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