Supporting ranking queries on uncertain and incomplete data

  title={Supporting ranking queries on uncertain and incomplete data},
  author={Mohamed A. Soliman and Ihab F. Ilyas and Shalev Ben-David},
  journal={The VLDB Journal},
Large databases with uncertain information are becoming more common in many applications including data integration, location tracking, and Web search. In these applications, ranking records with uncertain attributes introduces new problems that are fundamentally different from conventional ranking. Specifically, uncertainty in records’ scores induces a partial order over records, as opposed to the total order that is assumed in the conventional ranking settings. In this paper, we present a new… CONTINUE READING


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