Parallel methods for the update of partitioned inverted files


Purpose – An issue which tends to be ignored in information retrieval is the issue of updating inverted files. This is largely because inverted files were devised to provide fast query service, and much work has been done with the emphasis strongly on queries. In this paper we study the effect of using parallel methods for the update of inverted files in… (More)
DOI: 10.1108/00012530710817582


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