Search Computing Systems

  • Stefano Ceri
  • Marco Brambilla
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6051)


Search Computing defines a new class of applications, which enable end users to perform exploratory search processes over multi-domain data sources available on the Web. These applications exploit suitable software frameworks and models that make it possible for expert users to configure the data sources to be searched and the interfaces for query submission and result visualization. We describe some usage scenarios and the reference architecture for Search Computing systems.


Search Computing software engineering search engine software architectures Web information systems 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Stefano Ceri
    • 1
  • Marco Brambilla
    • 1
  1. 1.Dipartimento di Elettronica ed InformazionePolitecnico di MilanoMilanoItaly

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