A Framework and Implementation of Information Content Reasoning in a Database

@inproceedings{XIAOCHUAN2009AFA,
  title={A Framework and Implementation of Information Content Reasoning in a Database},
  author={WU XIAOCHUAN and Junkang Feng},
  year={2009}
}
Databases’ capability is limited in terms of inference. Especially, when users explore information beyond the scope of data within databases, the databases normally cannot provide the information. The underlying reason of the problem is that queries are answered based on a direct match between a query and data (up to aggregations of the data). We observe that it is possible to find information from a database beyond that. To this end, we propose a framework for information content reasoning in… CONTINUE READING