ReMIS and ReMIS Cloud: Information Systems for Retrieving Disciplinary and Interdisciplinary Data

  • Daniel KaltenthalerEmail author
  • Johannes-Y. Lohrer
  • Peer Kröger
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 850)


In this paper, we describe and compare the architectures of the two novel information systems ReMIS and ReMIS Cloud that were designed to retrieve interdisciplinary data. We deal with corresponding data often being spread over numerous, distributed, and heterogeneous data sources. This is a severe limitation for research since a comprehensive analysis can only be done when considering the entire context. Furthermore, analyses would additionally benefit from using interdisciplinary, but still coherent data. We describe the two different information systems and discuss the field of application. We highlight the differences and similarities of the architectures and show their benefit with an example from the archaeo-related sciences for which both information systems are reasonably applicable.


Anonymous databases Architecture Content sharing Data retrieval Distributed data sources Information management system Interdisciplinary data ReMIS ReMIS cloud 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Daniel Kaltenthaler
    • 1
    Email author
  • Johannes-Y. Lohrer
    • 1
  • Peer Kröger
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut für InformatikLudwig-Maximilians-Universität MünchenMunichGermany

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