The Information Grid: A Framework for Information Retrieval and Retrieval-centered Applications

@inproceedings{Rao1992TheIG,
  title={The Information Grid: A Framework for Information Retrieval and Retrieval-centered Applications},
  author={Ramana Rao and Stuart K. Card and Herbert D. Jellinek and Jock D. Mackinlay and George G. Robertson},
  booktitle={ACM Symposium on User Interface Software and Technology},
  year={1992}
}
The Information Grid (InfoGrid) is a framework for building information access applications that provides a user interface design and an interaction model. It focuses on retrieval of application objects as its top level mechanism for accessing user information, documents, or services. We have embodied the InfoGrid design in an object-oriented application framework that supports rapid construction of applications. This application framework has been used to build a number of applications, some… CONTINUE READING

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