Encyclopedia of Database Systems

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

Data Fusion

  • Xin Luna DongEmail author
  • Divesh Srivastava
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-8265-9_2354


Conflict resolution; Truth discovery


Consider a set of data sources\(\mathcal {S}\)

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.AmazonSeattleWAUSA
  2. 2.AT&T Labs – Research, AT&TBedminsterUSA