Encyclopedia of Database Systems

2018 Edition
| Editors: Ling Liu, M. Tamer Özsu

FM Synopsis

  • Phillip B. Gibbons
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-8265-9_164

Synonyms

Flajolet-Martin algorithm; Flajolet-Martin sketch; FM sketch

Definition

Given a multi-set S of values from a domain \( \mathcal{D} \)
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Computer Science Department and the Electrical and Computer Engineering DepartmentCarnegie Mellon UniversityPittsburghUSA

Section editors and affiliations

  • Divesh Srivastava
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  1. 1.AT&T Labs - ResearchAT&TBedminsterUSA