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Organizational management system in an heterogeneous environment — A WWW case study

  • A. Silva
  • J. Borbinha
  • J. Delgado
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Part of the IFIP — The International Federation for Information Processing book series (IFIPAICT)

Abstract

W3 (World Wide Web) technology is being used over the world by a growth number of users. However that technology is mainly used to navigate or to retrieve hypertext information over the Internet. This paper describes some experiences currently tried at INESC, a Portuguese research institute. W3 and data bases technologies were used to develop, in a novel way, traditional information systems, that could be executed and accessed in a client-server model from a great variety of platforms and from any computer connected to the Internet.

Keywords

WWW client-server computation information systems CGI gateways databases Internet 

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© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Silva
    • 1
  • J. Borbinha
    • 1
  • J. Delgado
    • 1
  1. 1.Telematics Systems and Services GroupINESC — Instituto Engenharia de Sistemas e Computadores1000 LisboaPortugal

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