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Volume 1, Number 1, August, 1969
Volume 1, Number 2, December, 1969
Volume 3, Number 1, April, 1971
Volume 3, Number 2, October, 1971
Volume 4, Number 1, April, 1972
Volume 4, Number 2, July, 1972
Volume 4, Number 3, November, 1972
Volume 5, Number 1, June, 1973
Volume 5, Number 2, November, 1973
Volume 6, Number 2, March, 1974
Volume 6, Number 3, July, 1974
Volume 6, Number 4, December, 1974
Volume 7, Number 1, January, 1975
Volume 7, Number 2, April, 1975
Volume 7, Number 3--4, September, 1975
Volume 8, Number 1, January, 1976
Volume 8, Number 2, March, 1976
Volume 8, Number 3, September, 1976
Volume 8, Number 4, November, 1976
Volume 9, Number 1, June, 1977
Volume 9, Number 2, May, 1977
Volume 9, Number 3, December, 1977
Volume 9, Number 4, December, 1977
Volume 10, Number 1, August, 1978
Volume 10, Number 2--3, August, 1978
Volume 11, Number 1, January, 1981
Volume 11, Number 2, February, 1981
Volume 11, Number 3, April, 1981
Volume 11, Number 4, July, 1981
Volume 12, Number 1, October, 1981
Volume 12, Number 2, Summer--Fall, 1981
Volume 12, Number 3, April, 1982
Volume 12, Number 4, July, 1982
Volume 13, Number 4, May, 1983
Volume 14, Number 2, 1984
Volume 14, Number 4, May, 1985
Volume 15, Number 1, March, 1986
Volume 15, Number 2, June, 1986
Volume 15, Number 3, September, 1986
Volume 15, Number 4, December, 1986
Volume 16, Number 1, March, 1987
Volume 16, Number 3, December, 1987
Volume 17, Number 1, March, 1988
Volume 17, Number 2, June, 1988
Volume 17, Number 3, September, 1988
Volume 17, Number 4, December, 1988
Volume 18, Number 1, March, 1989
Volume 18, Number 2, June, 1989
Volume 18, Number 3, September, 1989
Volume 18, Number 4, December, 1989
Volume 19, Number 1, March, 1990
Volume 19, Number 2, June, 1990
Volume 19, Number 3, September, 1990
Volume 19, Number 4, December, 1990
Volume 20, Number 1, March, 1991
Volume 20, Number 2, June, 1991
Volume 20, Number 3, September, 1991
Volume 20, Number 4, December, 1991
Volume 21, Number 1, March, 1992
Volume 21, Number 2, June, 1992
Volume 21, Number 3, September, 1992
Volume 21, Number 4, December, 1992
Volume 22, Number 1, March, 1993
Volume 22, Number 2, June, 1993
Volume 22, Number 3, September, 1993
Volume 22, Number 4, December, 1993
Volume 23, Number 1, March, 1994
Volume 23, Number 2, June, 1994
Volume 23, Number 3, September, 1994
Volume 23, Number 4, December, 1994
Volume 24, Number 1, March, 1995
Volume 24, Number 2, May, 1995
Volume 24, Number 3, September, 1995
Volume 24, Number 4, 1995
Volume 25, Number 1, 1996
Volume 25, Number 2, June, 1996
Volume 25, Number 3, September, 1996
Volume 25, Number 4, December, 1996
Volume 26, Number 1, 1997
Volume 26, Number 2, June, 1997
Volume 26, Number 3, September, 1997
Volume 26, Number 4, 1997
Volume 27, Number 1, March, 1998
Volume 27, Number 2, June, 1998
Volume 27, Number 3, 1998
Volume 27, Number 4, 1998
Volume 28, Number 1, 1999
Volume 28, Number 2, 1999
Volume 28, Number 3, 1999
Volume 28, Number 4, December, 1999
Volume 29, Number 1, 2000
Volume 29, Number 2, 2000
Volume 29, Number 3, September, 2000
Volume 29, Number 4, December, 2000
Volume 30, Number 1, March, 2001
Volume 30, Number 2, June, 2001
Volume 30, Number 3, September, 2001
Volume 30, Number 4, December, 2001
Volume 31, Number 1, March, 2002
Volume 31, Number 2, June, 2002
Volume 31, Number 3, September, 2002
Volume 31, Number 4, December, 2002
Volume 32, Number 1, March, 2003
Volume 32, Number 2, June, 2003
Volume 32, Number 3, September, 2003
Volume 32, Number 4, December, 2003
Volume 33, Number 1, March, 2004
Volume 33, Number 2, June, 2004
Volume 33, Number 3, September, 2004
Volume 33, Number 4, December, 2004
Volume 34, Number 1, March, 2005
Volume 34, Number 2, June, 2005
Volume 34, Number 3, September, 2005
Volume 34, Number 4, December, 2005
Volume 35, Number 1, March, 2006
Volume 35, Number 2, June, 2006
Volume 35, Number 3, September, 2006
Volume 35, Number 4, December, 2006
Volume 36, Number 1, March, 2007
Volume 36, Number 2, June, 2007
Volume 36, Number 3, September, 2007
Volume 36, Number 4, December, 2007
Volume 37, Number 1, March, 2008
Volume 37, Number 2, June, 2008
Volume 37, Number 3, September, 2008
Volume 37, Number 4, December, 2008
Volume 38, Number 1, March, 2009
Volume 38, Number 2, June, 2009
Volume 38, Number 3, September, 2009
Volume 38, Number 4, December, 2009
Volume 39, Number 1, March, 2010
Volume 39, Number 2, June, 2010
Volume 39, Number 3, September, 2010
Volume 39, Number 4, December, 2010
Volume 40, Number 1, March, 2011
Volume 40, Number 2, June, 2011
Volume 40, Number 3, September, 2011
Volume 40, Number 4, December, 2011
Volume 41, Number 1, March, 2012
Volume 41, Number 2, June, 2012
Volume 41, Number 3, September, 2012
Volume 41, Number 4, December, 2012
Volume 42, Number 1, March, 2013
Volume 42, Number 2, June, 2013
Volume 42, Number 3, September, 2013
Volume 42, Number 4, December, 2013
Volume 43, Number 1, March, 2014
Volume 43, Number 2, June, 2014
Volume 43, Number 3, September, 2014
Volume 43, Number 4, December, 2014
Volume 44, Number 1, March, 2015
Volume 44, Number 2, June, 2015
Volume 44, Number 3, September, 2015
Volume 44, Number 4, December, 2015
Volume 45, Number 1, March, 2016
Volume 45, Number 2, June, 2016
Volume 45, Number 3, September, 2016
Volume 45, Number 4, December, 2016
Volume 46, Number 1, March, 2017
Volume 46, Number 2, June, 2017
Volume 46, Number 3, September, 2017


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 1, Number 1, August, 1969

                T. William Olle   A taxonomy of data definition languages  24--28
               Calvin N. Mooers   Data descriptive languages . . . . . . . 31--36
               Calvin N. Mooers   For USASI X3 ad hoc committee on data
                                  descriptive language: `external versus
                                  internal formats'  . . . . . . . . . . . 37--37
              Daniel Bobrow and   
          William R. Sutherland   Message forms in computer networks . . . 38--42
                   Don Hatfield   Finite state representation of
                                  interactive languages  . . . . . . . . . 43--43
                    Richard See   Finite state representation of
                                  interactive languages  . . . . . . . . . 44--45

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 1, Number 2, December, 1969

                    W. C. McGee   Data description for data independence   3--10
                J. E. Rodriguez   Program portability, data manipulation
                                  languages, and data description
                                  languages  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11--13
                   J. A. Gosden   Report to X3 on data definition
                                  languages  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14--25
                M. E. D'Imperio   Information structures: tools in problem
                                  solving  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25--51


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 3, Number 1, April, 1971

              Kendall R. Wright   Chairman's Message . . . . . . . . . . . 1--1
            Daniel F. O'Connell   Editor's Remarks . . . . . . . . . . . . 2--3
                      Anonymous   1971 ACM---SIGFIDET Workshop on Data
                                  Description, Access and Control: Call
                                  for Papers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4--5
                     E. F. Codd   Impressions of the 1970 ACM-SIGFIDET
                                  Workshop . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6--6
                   Don Hatfield   New England Subcommittee . . . . . . . . 6--6
                 Denis Manelski   New York Subcommittee  . . . . . . . . . 7--7
                Gene Raichelson   South Eastern Subcommittee . . . . . . . 7--7
                R. H. Karpinski   Open Letter from Dick Karpinski  . . . . 8--8

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 3, Number 2, October, 1971

            Daniel F. O'Connell   Editor's Notes . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3--5
                      Anonymous   1971 SIGFIDET Workshop Program . . . . . 6--8
              Kendall R. Wright   A SIGFIDET Outline . . . . . . . . . . . 9--9
                      Anonymous   SIGFIDET Officers --- Who, With Whom or
                                  What, Where  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10--10
                A. B. Tonik and   
                     E. F. Codd   FDT Forum  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11--13
                      Anonymous   Members In The News  . . . . . . . . . . 13--13
             Peter S. Brown and   
                Gene Raichelson   Regional Subcommittee Reports  . . . . . 13--14
                      Anonymous   On Present and Future Regional
                                  Subcommittees  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15--15
                      Anonymous   Calls for Papers . . . . . . . . . . . . 16--16
                      Anonymous   Miscellaneous News and Notes . . . . . . 17--17
               Peter J. Denning   Announcement COSINE Task Force VII
                                  Report on an Undergraduate Course on
                                  Operating Systems Principles . . . . . . 18--18


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 4, Number 1, April, 1972

             Harold P. Sieglaff   Stable or archival table . . . . . . . . 11--12

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 4, Number 2, July, 1972

                      Anonymous   Editor's Note  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3--3
                      Anonymous   BCS Conference on CODASYL Data Base Task
                                  Group Proposal . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4--5
                      Anonymous   SHARE Data Base Project's Data
                                  Independence Committee Meets . . . . . . 5-
                Peter S. Browne   Report on SIGFIDET Meeting, SJCC, May
                                  17, 1972 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6--7

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 4, Number 3, November, 1972

               Daniel O'Connell   Editor's Notes . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3--3
             Richard H. Canning   Statement of Interests of SIGFIDET and
                                  SIGBDP . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4--4
           Richard H. Karpinski   What's Happening With PL/1 Data Base . . 5--5
                      Anonymous   Final Program for 1972 ACM-SIGFIDET
                                  Workshop on Data Description, Access,
                                  and Control -- Registration Information  6--11
                      Anonymous   Availability Notices . . . . . . . . . . 12--12
                      Anonymous   Corrigenda . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12--12


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 5, Number 1, June, 1973

            A. Camille Buschman   Use of an inverted file structure for
                                  interactive retrieval of computer
                                  program abstracts  . . . . . . . . . . . 3--12
               Harrison Tellier   Tutorial: what is a data base?
                                  (abstracts taken from an original paper
                                  presented during the SIGBDP, SIGFIDET
                                  tutorial sessions, ACM 72) . . . . . . . 13--43
                   John K. Lyon   What is a database . . . . . . . . . . . 44--62
                     E. F. Codd   Understanding relations  . . . . . . . . 63--64

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 5, Number 2, November, 1973

             Harold P. Sieglaff   The STREETWALKER FILE  . . . . . . . . . 8--13
                 John L. Little   ASCII and EBCDIC sequencing  . . . . . . 14--16


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 6, Number 2, March, 1974

         Jeffery J. Folinus and   
          Stuart E. Madnick and   
            Howard B. Schutzman   Virtual information in data-base systems 1--15
                   E. H. Sibley   Some reviews of current literature . . . 6--7
                Jonas Rabin and   
                 Cheng W. Cheng   Common interface between programming
                                  languages and data base management
                                  systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8--8
                Jonas Rabin and   
                 Cheng W. Cheng   Structured programming and integrated
                                  data-base systems design . . . . . . . . 8--9
                  Vincent Roach   An automated technique for designing
                                  optimal performance IMS data bases . . . 16--23
                  J. R. Swenson   Some reviews of current literature . . . 26--28
               D. C. Dummer and   
                 M. W. O'Reilly   Data and systems administration  . . . . 29--30

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 6, Number 3, July, 1974

               William L. Honig   Bringing data base technology to the
                                  programmer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2--15
             Charles W. Bachman   Summary of current work
                                  ANSI/X3/SPARC/study group: database
                                  systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16--39
                     E. F. Codd   Understanding relations  . . . . . . . . 40--42
               James B. Rothnie   Review: Proceedings of the Fourth Annual
                                  Computer Related Information System
                                  Symposium  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 43--44

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 6, Number 4, December, 1974

                Ben Shneiderman   Opportunities for data base
                                  reorganization . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1--8
                 Naftaly Minsky   Another look at data-bases . . . . . . . 9--17


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 7, Number 1, January, 1975

               Robert W. Taylor   Report on IFIP TC-2 conference: 'A
                                  technical in-depth evaluation of the
                                  DDL' . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5--9
                 J. Gerry Purdy   A graduate course in database management 10--15

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 7, Number 2, April, 1975

                      Anonymous   Interim Report: ANSI/X3/SPARC Study
                                  Group on Data Base Management Systems    1--140

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 7, Number 3--4, September, 1975

                T. William Olle   A practitioner's view of relational data
                                  base theory  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29--43
            W. T. Hardgrave and   
                   E. H. Sibley   Database research: some comments on
                                  future directions  . . . . . . . . . . . 44--48
                    John Clymer   Comments on the debate:
                                  data-structure-set versus relational . . 49--52
              Jay-Louise Weldon   Review of 'An introduction to database
                                  systems' by C. J. Date. Addison-Wesley
                                  Publishing Co. 1975  . . . . . . . . . . 53--54


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 8, Number 1, January, 1976

             Henry C. Lefkovits   A progress report on the activities of
                                  the CODASYL End User Facility Task Group 1--35

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 8, Number 2, March, 1976

           Bengt Nordström   An outline of a mathematical model for
                                  the definition and manipulation of data  1--11
             Theodore A. Linden   The use of abstract data types to
                                  simplify program modifications . . . . . 12--23
             Moshe M. Zloof and   
               S. Peter de Jong   The System for Business Automation
                                  (SBA): Programming language  . . . . . . 24--24
                Eric Allman and   
        Michael Stonebraker and   
                    Gerald Held   Embedding a relational data sublanguage
                                  in a general purpose programming
                                  language . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25--35
          Robert T. Johnson and   
                James B. Morris   Abstract data types in the Model
                                  programming language . . . . . . . . . . 36--46
               Dennis J. McLeod   High level domain definition in a
                                  relational date base system  . . . . . . 47--57
                 Michael Hammer   Data abstractions for data bases . . . . 58--59
                  J. J. Horning   Some desirable properties of data
                                  abstraction facilities . . . . . . . . . 60--62
                Douglas T. Ross   Toward foundations for the understanding
                                  of type  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 63--65
                      Mary Shaw   Research directions in abstract data
                                  structures . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 66--68
               Jim Mitchell and   
                   Ben Wegbreit   A next step in data structuring for
                                  programming languages  . . . . . . . . . 69--70
              John M. Smith and   
              Diane C. P. Smith   Data base abstraction  . . . . . . . . . 71--71
                    John Guttag   Abstract data types and the development
                                  of data structures . . . . . . . . . . . 72--72
         J. A. Bubenko, Jr. and   
                  S. Berild and   
       E. Lindencrona-Ohlin and   
                    S. Nachmens   From information requirements to
                                  DBTG-data structures . . . . . . . . . . 73--85
                W. T. Hardgrave   A technique for implementing a set
                                  processor  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 86--94
            Richard B. Kieburtz   Programming without pointer variables    95--107
                Oscar Vallarino   On the use of bit maps for multiple key
                                  retrieval  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 108--114
                D. M. Berry and   
                  Z. Erlich and   
                   C. J. Lucena   Correctness of data representations
                                  (Extended Abstract): Pointers in high
                                  level languages  . . . . . . . . . . . . 115--119
                David Gries and   
                  Narain Gehani   Some ideas on data types in high level
                                  languages  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 120--120
               Michael E. Senko   DIAM II: The binary infological level
                                  and its database language --- FORAL  . . 121--140
                    L. Flon and   
                A. N. Habermann   Towards the construction of verifiable
                                  software systems . . . . . . . . . . . . 141--148
               D. L. Parnas and   
              John E. Shore and   
                    David Weiss   Abstract types defined as classes of
                                  variables  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 149--154
           Barron C. Housel and   
                     Nan C. Shu   A high-level data manipulation language
                                  for hierarchical data structures . . . . 155--169
              Mark B. Wells and   
               Fred L. Cornwell   A data type encapsulation scheme
                                  utilizing base language operators  . . . 170--178
          Cornelis H. A. Koster   Visibility and types . . . . . . . . . . 179--190

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 8, Number 3, September, 1976

                 M. Lacroix and   
                     A. Pirotte   Generalized joins  . . . . . . . . . . . 14--15
            W. T. Hardgrave and   
                   E. H. Sibley   Problems of basic and applied research
                                  in database systems  . . . . . . . . . . 16--22

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 8, Number 4, November, 1976

                   John L. Berg   Data base directions: the next steps . . .3-.4


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 9, Number 1, June, 1977

                  John J. Joyce   Secretary Treasurer's reports  . . . . . 3--14
            Charles J. Bontempo   Reviews of books and papers  . . . . . . 29--30
                    Jack Minker   Review of 'Evaluation of data-base
                                  management systems' by J. P. Fry and E.
                                  H. Sibley  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30--34
                   Frank Manola   Review of 'Relational data-base
                                  management systems' by Donald D.
                                  Chamberlain  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34--37
                        W. Kent   Review of 'Hierarchical data-base
                                  management: a survey' by D. C.
                                  Tsichritzis and F. H. Lochovsky  . . . . 38--40
                 Gene Altshuler   Review of 'A comparison of relational
                                  and CODASYL approaches to data-base
                                  management' by A. S. Michaels, B.
                                  Mittman, and C. R. Carlson . . . . . . . 40--42
                     Ehud Gudes   Teaching data base systems using date
                                  and computing surveys  . . . . . . . . . 47--49
              Rob Gerritsen and   
              Howard Morgan and   
                 Michael Zisman   On some metrics for databases or what is
                                  a very large database? . . . . . . . . . 50--74

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 9, Number 2, May, 1977

                Maniel Vineberg   Implementation of character string
                                  pattern matching on a multiprocessor . . 1--7
                 R. M. Bird and   
                   J. C. Tu and   
                   R. M. Worthy   Associative/parallel processors for
                                  searching very large textual data bases  8--9
                 G. J. Lipovski   On imaginary fields, token transfers and
                                  floating codes in intelligent secondary
                                  memories . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17--22
                     S. G. Zaky   Microprocessors for non-numeric
                                  processing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23--30
             David K. Hsiao and   
           Krishnamurthi Kannan   The architecture of a database computer
                                  --- a summary  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31--33
            Robert S. Rosenthal   The data management machine, a
                                  classification . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35--39
                Ken J. McDonell   Trends in non-software support for
                                  input-output functions . . . . . . . . . 40--47
                R. Cerretti and   
                 D. Jasilli and   
                D. R. Matteucci   Ulisse: An Italian project for a
                                  multifunctional terminal system  . . . . 48--50
                   Olin H. Bray   Data management requirements: The
                                  similarity of memory management,
                                  database systems, and message processing 68--76
           Barry M. Landson and   
              Robert G. Sargent   A comparison of sequential and associate
                                  computing of priority queues . . . . . . 77--78

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 9, Number 3, December, 1977

                  John D. Joyce   From the past Secretary Treasurer  . . . 5--10
                 D. Tsichritzis   Research directions in data base
                                  management systems . . . . . . . . . . . 26--41
                     M. Sinutko   Database management systems on a
                                  multi-computer computer  . . . . . . . . 42--62
                 James J. Odell   Customized segment synthesis . . . . . . 63--68

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 9, Number 4, December, 1977

The Data Dictionary Systems Working Party   The British Computer Society Data
                                  Dictionary Systems Working Party report  2--24


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 10, Number 1, August, 1978

             R. R. Korfhage and   
               W. H. E. Day and   
                 L. L. Beck and   
                  W. F. Appelbe   Data physics: an unorthodox view of data
                                  and its implications in data processors  1--7
             George P. Copeland   String storage and searching for data
                                  base applications: implementation on the
                                  INDY backend kernel  . . . . . . . . . . 8--17
              Allen J. Otis and   
             George P. Copeland   Editing requirements for data base
                                  applications and their implementation on
                                  the INDY backend kernel  . . . . . . . . 18--29
               G. Jack Lipovski   Semantic paging on intelligent discs . . 30--34
                  Rhon Williams   A multiprocessing system for the direct
                                  execution of LISP  . . . . . . . . . . . 35--41
                 R. M. Bird and   
             J. B. Newsbaum and   
                 J. L. Trefftzs   Text file inversion: an evaluation . . . 42--50
               David C. Roberts   A specialized computer architecture for
                                  text retrieval . . . . . . . . . . . . . 51--59
               M. J. Stucki and   
                  J. R. Cox and   
                G. C. Roman and   
                    P. N. Turcu   Coordinating concurrent access in a
                                  distributed database architecture  . . . 60--64
               Mohamed G. Gouda   A hierarchical controller for concurrent
                                  accessing of distributed databases . . . 65--70
             Bezalel Gavish and   
                    Harvey Koch   An extensible architecture for data flow
                                  processing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 71--76
                  J. B. Harvill   Functional parallelism in an operand
                                  state saving computer  . . . . . . . . . 77--84
            J. S. Hutchison and   
                    W. G. Roman   Madman machine . . . . . . . . . . . . . 85--90
           Jayanta Banerjee and   
                 David K. Hsiao   The use of a database machine for
                                  supporting relational databases  . . . . 91--98
           Paul J. Sadowski and   
                 S. A. Schuster   Exploiting parallelism in a Relational
                                  Associative Processor  . . . . . . . . . 99--109
                      Hsu Chang   Bubbles for relational database  . . . . 110--116
                A. El Masri and   
                  J. Rohmer and   
                      D. Tusera   A machine for information retrieval  . . 117--120
             Dante R. Matteucci   A distributed structure for the
                                  automization of the catalog of the
                                  national cultural heritage: experiences
                                  and proposals  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 121--133

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 10, Number 2--3, August, 1978

                      Anonymous   Status Report on the Activities of the
                                  CODASYL End User Facilities Committee
                                  (EUFC) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1--26


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 11, Number 1, January, 1981

        Philip A. Bernstein and   
          Marco A. Casanova and   
                 Nathan Goodman   Errors in 'Process Synchronization in
                                  Database Systems'  . . . . . . . . . . . 9--29
           Lawrence A. Rowe and   
            Michael Stonebraker   Architecture of future data base systems 30--44

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 11, Number 2, February, 1981

                John Mylopoulos   An overview of Knowledge Representation  5--12
                      Anonymous   Tutorial on artificial intelligence
                                  research . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13--18
              Dennis McLeod and   
               John Miles Smith   Abstraction in databases . . . . . . . . 19--25
                      Anonymous   Tutorial on database research  . . . . . 26--28
               Lawrence A. Rowe   Data abstraction from a programming
                                  language viewpoint . . . . . . . . . . . 29--35
                      Anonymous   Tutorial on programming language
                                  research . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36--39
                      Anonymous   What should be modelled? . . . . . . . . 40--42
                      Anonymous   Types  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 43--52
                      Anonymous   Behaviour  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 53--61
                      Anonymous   Presentation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 62--71
                      Anonymous   Consistency of models  . . . . . . . . . 72--76
                      Anonymous   Relationships between and among models   77--82
                      Anonymous   Application of modelling techniques  . . 83--87
                      Anonymous   Workshop Summary . . . . . . . . . . . . 88--90
             Antonio Albano and   
                   Renzo Orsini   An interactive integrated system to
                                  design and use data bases  . . . . . . . 91--93
                     Tore Amble   Integration of data base design in
                                  programming languages  . . . . . . . . . 94--94
               Robert M. Balzer   Dynamic system specification . . . . . . 95--97
       Alexander T. Borgida and   
                  Sol Greenspan   Data and activities: Exploiting
                                  hierarchies of classes . . . . . . . . . 98--100
              Michael L. Brodie   Data abstraction for designing
                                  database-intensive applications  . . . . 101--103
              Peter Buneman and   
                    Ira Winston   The use of data type information in an
                                  interactive database environment . . . . 104--106
             Jaime G. Carbonell   Default reasoning and inheritance
                                  mechanisms on type hierarchies . . . . . 107--109
               R. G. G. Cattell   Integrating a database system and
                                  programming /information environment . . 110--111
                     E. F. Codd   Data models in database management . . . 112--114
                Flaviu Cristian   On the specification of behavioural
                                  constraints  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 115--117
               L. Peter Deutsch   Constraints: a uniform model for data
                                  and control  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 118--120
              Martin S. Feather   Some contrasts and considerations of an
                                  approach to modelling  . . . . . . . . . 121--123
                  Ira Goldstein   Integrating a network-structured
                                  database into an object-oriented
                                  programming language . . . . . . . . . . 124--125
         W. Terry Hardgrave and   
              Donald R. Deutsch   Processing data model abstractions . . . 126--127
           Patrick J. Hayes and   
                Gary G. Hendrix   A logical view of types  . . . . . . . . 128--130
                Gary G. Hendrix   Mediating the views of databases and
                                  database users . . . . . . . . . . . . . 131--132
                Peter Hitchcock   Data dictionaries in open system
                                  communication  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 133--134
                  Randy H. Katz   Heterogeneous databases and high level
                                  abstraction  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 135--137
               Jonathan J. King   Modelling concepts for reasoning about
                                  access to knowledge  . . . . . . . . . . 138--140
                    Peter Kreps   Relativism and views in a conceptual
                                  data base model  . . . . . . . . . . . . 141--143
             Michel Lacroix and   
                  Alain Pirotte   Associating types with domains of
                                  relational data bases  . . . . . . . . . 144--146
                 B. Leavenworth   A data abstraction approach to database
                                  modelling  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 147--149
             Hector J. Levesque   Incompleteness in knowledge bases  . . . 150--152
             Bengt Lundberg and   
          Janis A. Bubenko, Jr.   Axiomatic information modeling . . . . . 153--154
                   William Mark   Use of database organization in the
                                  Consul system  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 155--157
               Heinrich C. Mayr   Make more of data types  . . . . . . . . 158--160
                  Dennis McLeod   On conceptual database modelling . . . . 161--163
                 Bertrand Meyer   A three-level approach to the
                                  description of data structures, and
                                  notational framework . . . . . . . . . . 164--166
                John Mylopoulos   A perspective for research on conceptual
                                  modelling  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 167--170
                  Paolo Paolini   Abstract data types and Data Bases . . . 171--173
                 Raymond Reiter   Data bases: a logical perspective  . . . 174--176
                   Charles Rich   Multiple points of view in modelling
                                  programs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 177--179
               Lawrence A. Rowe   Issues in the design of database
                                  programming languages  . . . . . . . . . 180--182
           C. S. dos Santos and   
              A. L. Furtado and   
       J. M. V. de Castilho and   
           S. E. R. de Carvalho   Towards constructive axiomatic
                                  specifications . . . . . . . . . . . . . 183--185
             Joachim W. Schmidt   Data abstraction tools: Design,
                                  specification and application  . . . . . 186--188
                      Mary Shaw   Abstraction, data types, and models for
                                  software . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 189--191
                   E. H. Sibley   Database management systems past and
                                  present  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 192--192
                   John F. Sowa   A conceptual schema for Knowledge-based
                                  systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 193--195
                 J. W. Thatcher   Data abstraction, data bases and
                                  conceptual modelling (Position Paper)    196--197
           Anthony I. Wasserman   The extension of data abstraction to
                                  database management  . . . . . . . . . . 198--200
                  Herbert Weber   Are data types universal modelling
                                  concepts for data base systems?  . . . . 201--202
            Hartmut H. Wedekind   Constructive Abstract Data types (CAD)   203--206
              Stephen N. Zilles   Types, algebras and modeling . . . . . . 207--209

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 11, Number 3, April, 1981

                Stephen Knowles   Database activity at Aberdeen University
                                  Computing Centre . . . . . . . . . . . . 6--6
                  G. Schlageter   Reply to 'Errors in 'Process
                                  synchronization in database systems''    7--9
             Gio Wiederhold and   
          S. Jerrold Kaplan and   
              Daniel Sagalowicz   Research in knowledge base management
                                  systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26--54

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 11, Number 4, July, 1981

                      John Berg   Treasurer's report . . . . . . . . . . . 7--7
                  Randy H. Katz   On the criteria for selecting the site
                                  of the annual SIGMOD conference  . . . . 8--11
             Arnon S. Rosenthal   Note on the expected size of a join  . . 19--25
        Robert P. Trueblood and   
                 H. Rex Hartson   MULTISAFE: a data security architecture  26--31
              Ramez Elmasri and   
                 Cory Devor and   
                    Said Rahimi   Notes on DDTS: an apparatus for
                                  experimental research in distributed
                                  database management systems  . . . . . . 32--49


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 12, Number 1, October, 1981

              Fred H. Lochovsky   Review of 'Data models: a semantic
                                  approach for database systems' by
                                  Sheldon A. Borkin. The MIT Press 1980    16--17
               Kn. I. Kilov and   
                   I. A. Popova   Meta-database architecture for
                                  relational DBMS  . . . . . . . . . . . . 18--25
                  A. L. Furtado   Horizontal decomposition to improve a
                                  non-BCNF scheme  . . . . . . . . . . . . 26--32
                   C. Beeri and   
                    M. Y. Vardi   A note on decompositions of relational
                                  databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33--37
            Peter B. Miller and   
           Sergey Tetelbaum and   
                Kincade N. Webb   BUSINESS: an end-user oriented
                                  application development language . . . . 38--69

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 12, Number 2, Summer--Fall, 1981

               Mayford L. Roark   Evolution in computer systems  . . . . . 4--8
               Richard L. Nolan   Establishing management objectives . . . 9--19
               James H. Burrows   Actual conversion experiences  . . . . . 20--33
                     Milt Bryce   Standards  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34--38
                   James P. Fry   Conversion technology, an assessment . . 39--61
                     Blake Ives   Reviews  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 62--64

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 12, Number 3, April, 1982

                 David K. Hsiao   Will the real VLDB conference please
                                  stand up?  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8--14
                Haran Boral and   
            David J. DeWitt and   
              Randy H. Katz and   
                   Anthony Klug   Database research activities at the
                                  University of Wisconsin  . . . . . . . . 19--26
                  A. Bolour and   
             T. L. Anderson and   
             L. J. Dekeyser and   
                  H. K. T. Wong   The role of time in information
                                  processing: a survey . . . . . . . . . . 27--50
             Ricky Overmyer and   
            Michael Stonebraker   Implementation of a time expert in a
                                  data base system . . . . . . . . . . . . 51--60
                  G. Schlageter   Problems of optimistic concurrency
                                  control in distributed database systems  62--66
            Colette Rolland and   
              Christian Richard   Distributed processing of data dynamics  67--85
                Henry M. Walker   Administering a distributed Data Base
                                  Management System  . . . . . . . . . . . 86--99

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 12, Number 4, July, 1982

          Michael L. Brodie and   
             Joachim W. Schmidt   Final report of the ANSI/X3/SPARC DBS-SG
                                  relational database task group . . . . . 1--62


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 13, Number 4, May, 1983

                     C. J. Date   Database usability . . . . . . . . . . . 1--1
            Philip A. Bernstein   Database theory: where has it been?
                                  where is it going? . . . . . . . . . . . 2--2
                       Jim Gray   Practical problems in data management: a
                                  position paper . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3--3
               Erich J. Neuhold   Views on data management . . . . . . . . 4--5
                David D. Wright   On merging partitioned databases . . . . 6--14
                David Maier and   
              Jeffrey D. Ullman   Fragments of relations . . . . . . . . . 15--22
                    E. Wong and   
                     R. H. Katz   Distributing a database for parallelism  23--29
                   C. T. Yu and   
                    C. C. Chang   On the design of a query processing
                                  strategy in a distributed database
                                  environment  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30--39
        Stavros Christodoulakis   Estimating block transfers and join
                                  sizes  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40--54
          Yahiko Kambayashi and   
            Masatoshi Yoshikawa   Query processing utilizing dependencies
                                  and horizontal decomposition . . . . . . 55--67
                David Maier and   
          David Rozenshtein and   
                David S. Warren   Windows on the world . . . . . . . . . . 68--78
                 Kent Laver and   
       Alberto O. Mendelzon and   
                 Marc H. Graham   Functional dependencies on cyclic
                                  database schemes . . . . . . . . . . . . 79--91
             Peter Honeyman and   
                  Edward Sciore   A new characterization of independence   92--96
               Michael J. Carey   An abstract model of database
                                  concurrency control algorithms . . . . . 97--107
           Walter H. Kohler and   
          Kenneth C. Wilner and   
              John A. Stankovic   An experimental comparison of locking
                                  policies in a testbed database system    108--119
                 David B. Lomet   A high performance, universal, key
                                  associative access method  . . . . . . . 120--133
        Michael Stonebraker and   
          Daniel Sagalowicz and   
                Robert Wilensky   DBMS and AI: is there any common point
                                  of view? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 134--134
                   Neil C. Rowe   Top-down statistical estimation on a
                                  database . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 135--145
              Guy M. Lohman and   
        Joseph C. Stoltzfus and   
            Anita N. Benson and   
          Michael D. Martin and   
            Alfonso F. Cardenas   Remotely-sensed geophysical databases:
                                  experience and implications for
                                  generalized DBMS . . . . . . . . . . . . 146--160
                 Nan C. Shu and   
           Harry K. T. Wong and   
                 Vincent Y. Lum   Forms approach to requirements
                                  specification for database design  . . . 161--172
          Alessandro D'Atri and   
           Marina Moscarini and   
               Nicolas Spyratos   Answering queries in relational
                                  databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 173--177
          Tomasz Imielinski and   
             Witold Lipski, Jr.   Incomplete information and dependencies
                                  in relational databases  . . . . . . . . 178--184
             Sharon M. Kuck and   
                 Yehoshua Sagiv   Designing globally consistent network
                                  schemas  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 185--195
             Matthias Jarke and   
               Jürgen Koch   Range nesting: a fast method to evaluate
                                  quantified queries . . . . . . . . . . . 196--206
                  Carlo Zaniolo   The database language GEM  . . . . . . . 207--218
               M. Missikoff and   
                      M. Scholl   Relational queries in a domain based
                                  DBMS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 219--227
                Arvola Chan and   
             Umeshwar Dayal and   
                Stephen Fox and   
             Nathan Goodman and   
             Daniel R. Ries and   
                     Dale Skeen   Overview of an Ada compatible
                                  distributed database manager . . . . . . 228--237
              Paul F. Wilms and   
           Bruce G. Lindsay and   
           Patricia G. Selinger   ``I wish I were over there'':
                                  distributed execution protocols for data
                                  definition in R  . . . . . . . . . . . . 238--242
                  Gad Ariav and   
               Jim Clifford and   
                 Matthias Jarke   Panel on time and databases  . . . . . . 243--245


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 14, Number 2, 1984

            David J. DeWitt and   
              Randy H. Katz and   
                Frank Olken and   
         Leonard D. Shapiro and   
     Michael R. Stonebraker and   
                     David Wood   Implementation techniques for main
                                  memory database systems  . . . . . . . . 1--8
                 Eric Simon and   
              Patrick Valduriez   Design and implementation of an
                                  extendible integrity subsystem . . . . . 9--17
                Haran Boral and   
                    Israel Gold   Towards a self-adapting centralized
                                  concurrency control algorithm  . . . . . 18--32
             David M. Arnow and   
             Aaron M. Tenenbaum   Empirical comparison of B-trees, compact
                                  B-trees and multiway trees . . . . . . . 33--46
                Antonin Guttman   $R$-trees: a dynamic index structure for
                                  spatial searching  . . . . . . . . . . . 47--57
                  Hans Diel and   
            Gerald Kreissig and   
               Norbert Lenz and   
           Michael Scheible and   
                 Bernd Schoener   Data management facilities of an
                                  operating system kernel  . . . . . . . . 58--69
                Jane Fedorowicz   Database evaluation using multiple
                                  regression techniques  . . . . . . . . . 70--76
                 C. K. Baru and   
                    S. Y. W. Su   Performance evaluation of the
                                  statistical aggregation by
                                  categorization in the SM3 system . . . . 77--89
               David L. Spooner   Database support for interactive
                                  computer graphics  . . . . . . . . . . . 90--99
                    Dennis Fogg   Lessons from a `living in a database'
                                  graphical query interface  . . . . . . . 100--106
          Patrick Valduriez and   
                   Yann Viemont   Multikey hashing scheme using predicate
                                  trees  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 107--114
                     V. Lum and   
                   P. Dadam and   
                    R. Erbe and   
                J. Guenauer and   
                  P. Pistor and   
                   G. Walch and   
                  H. Werner and   
                    J. Woodfill   Designing DBMS support for the temporal
                                  dimension  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 115--130
            Huei-huang Chen and   
             Sharon McCure Kuck   Combining relational and network
                                  retrieval methods  . . . . . . . . . . . 131--142
           Arthur M. Keller and   
              Jeffrey D. Ullman   On complementary and independent
                                  mappings on databases  . . . . . . . . . 143--148
              Edward P. F. Chan   Optimal computation of total projections
                                  with unions of simple chase join
                                  expressions  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 149--163
                 Dan E. Willard   Efficient processing of relational
                                  calculus expressions using range query
                                  theory . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 164--175
                Haran Boral and   
                David J. DeWitt   Methodology for database system
                                  performance evaluation . . . . . . . . . 176--185
             Hans-Peter Kriegel   Performance comparison of index
                                  structures for multi-key retrieval . . . 186--196
                   Amihai Motro   Browsing in a loosely structured
                                  database . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 197--207
        Michael Stonebraker and   
             Erika Anderson and   
                Eric Hanson and   
                Brad Rubinstein   QUEL as a data type  . . . . . . . . . . 208--214
                  John Hogg and   
             Stelios Gamvroulas   Active mail system . . . . . . . . . . . 215--222
                   Jo-Mei Chang   Simplifying distributed database systems
                                  design by using a broadcast network  . . 223--233
          Daniel H. Fishman and   
               Ming-Yee Lai and   
             W. Kevin Wilkinson   Overview of the Jasmin database machine  234--239
               Oded Shmueli and   
                      Alon Itai   Maintenance of views . . . . . . . . . . 240--255
  Gregory Piatetsky-Shapiro and   
                Charles Connell   Accurate estimation of the number of
                                  tuples satisfying a condition  . . . . . 256--276
                  Gerard Salton   Use of extended Boolean logic in
                                  information retrieval  . . . . . . . . . 277--285
                Shalom Tsur and   
                  Carlo Zaniolo   Implementation of GEM --- supporting a
                                  semantic data model on a relational
                                  back-end . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 286--295
             Matthias Jarke and   
               Jim Clifford and   
               Yannis Vassiliou   Optimizing Prolog front-end to a
                                  relational query system  . . . . . . . . 296--306
             Allan Shepherd and   
               Larry Kerschberg   Prism: a knowledge based system for
                                  semantic integrity specification and
                                  enforcement in database systems  . . . . 307--315
            George Copeland and   
                    David Maier   Making Smalltalk a database system . . . 316--325
             Patrick A. V. Hall   Relational algebras, logic, and
                                  functional programming . . . . . . . . . 326--333

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 14, Number 4, May, 1985

         Gultekin Ozsoyoglu and   
         Z. Meral Ozsoyoglu and   
                 Francisco Mata   A language and a physical organization
                                  technique for summary tables . . . . . . 3--16
          Nick Roussopoulos and   
                 Daniel Leifker   Direct spatial search on pictorial
                                  databases using packed R-trees . . . . . 17--31
             S. Christodoulakis   Issues in the architecture of a document
                                  archiver using optical disk technology   34--50
                  F. Barbic and   
                     B. Pernici   Time modeling in office information
                                  systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 51--62
                Chris Faloutsos   Signature files: design and performance
                                  comparison of some signature extraction
                                  methods  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 63--82
          Christoph F. Eick and   
             Peter C. Lockemann   Acquisition of terminological knowledge
                                  using database design techniques . . . . 84--94
                 D. G. Shin and   
                    K. B. Irani   Partitioning a relational database
                                  horizontally using a knowledge-based
                                  approach . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 95--105
             Rakesh Agrawal and   
           Michael J. Carey and   
                    Miron Livny   Models for studying concurrency control
                                  performance: alternatives and
                                  implications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 108--121
               John T. Robinson   A fast general-purpose hardware
                                  synchronization mechanism  . . . . . . . 122--130
             Rakesh Agrawal and   
                David J. DeWitt   Recovery architectures for
                                  multiprocessor database machines . . . . 131--145
               Carlo Batini and   
               Stefano Ceri and   
                 Al Hershey and   
            George Gardarin and   
                   David Reiner   Database design: methodologies, tools,
                                  and environments (panel session) . . . . 148--150
                 Arding Hsu and   
              Tomasz Imielinski   Integrity checking for multiple updates  152--168
                     C. H. Kung   On verification of database temporal
                                  constraints  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 169--179
           Gabriel M. Kuper and   
                 Moshe Y. Vardi   On the expressive power of the logical
                                  data model: preliminary report . . . . . 180--187
             Per-Ake Larson and   
              M. V. Ramakrishna   External perfect hashing . . . . . . . . 190--200
                  Kyoji Kawagoe   Modified dynamic hashing . . . . . . . . 201--213
                   Ekow J. Otoo   A multidimensional digital hashing
                                  scheme for files with composite keys . . 214--229
            Edgar H. Sibley and   
             Matthias Jarke and   
            Cecil S. McMinn and   
                John Murray and   
             Randall Rustin and   
                      Ken Sloan   Pragmatics of database management (panel
                                  session) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 232--234
          Richard Snodgrass and   
                      Ilsoo Ahn   A taxonomy of time databases . . . . . . 236--246
             James Clifford and   
             Abdullah Uz Tansel   On an algebra for historical relational
                                  databases: two views . . . . . . . . . . 247--265
         George P. Copeland and   
           Setrag N. Khoshafian   A decomposition storage model  . . . . . 268--279
                   C. T. Yu and   
                     C. H. Chen   Adaptive information system design: one
                                  query at a time  . . . . . . . . . . . . 280--290
              D. A. Beckley and   
                M. W. Evens and   
                    V. K. Raman   Multikey retrieval from K-d trees and
                                  QUAD-trees . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 291--301
    Starvos Christodoulakis and   
                   D. Badal and   
                A. Cardenas and   
                  P. Mantey and   
                   F. Tompa and   
                 D. Tsichritzis   Multimedia database management (panel
                                  session) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 304--305
             Shinya Fushimi and   
         Masaru Kitsuregawa and   
            Masaya Nakayama and   
            Hidehiko Tanaka and   
                 Tohru Moto-oka   Algorithm and performance evaluation of
                                  adaptive multidimensional clustering
                                  technique  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 308--318
                Nabil Kamel and   
                     Roger King   A model of data distribution based on
                                  texture analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . 319--325
         Kenneth J. Goldman and   
           Sally A. Goldman and   
        Paris C. Kanellakis and   
              Stanley B. Zdonik   ISIS: interface for a semantic
                                  information system . . . . . . . . . . . 328--342
           Gottfried Vossen and   
                 Volkert Brosda   A high-level user interface for update
                                  and retrieval in relational
                                  databases---language aspects . . . . . . 343--353
            G. Barbara Demo and   
                 Sukhamay Kundu   Analysis of the context dependency of
                                  CODASYL find-statements with application
                                  to a database program conversion . . . . 354--361
           Shridhar Acharya and   
                   Gael Buckley   Transaction restarts in Prolog database
                                  systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 364--373
        Thomas W. Page, Jr. and   
       Matthew J. Weinstein and   
                Gerald J. Popek   Genesis: a distributed database
                                  operating system . . . . . . . . . . . . 374--387
                 P. Klahold and   
              G. Schlageter and   
                  R. Unland and   
                      W. Wilkes   A transaction model supporting complex
                                  applications in integrated information
                                  systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 388--401
             Mukul K. Sinha and   
             P. D. Nandikar and   
              S. L. Mehndiratta   Timestamp based certification schemes
                                  for transactions in distributed database
                                  systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 402--411
           Larry Kerschberg and   
             Michael Brodie and   
            Charles Kellogg and   
            D. Stott Parker and   
             Gio Wiederhold and   
                  Carlo Zaniolo   Expert database systems (workshop
                                  review)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 414--417
                Bharat Bhargava   Reliability in distributed database
                                  systems (panel discussion) . . . . . . . 420--422
            Timos K. Sellis and   
                Leonard Shapiro   Optimization of extended database query
                                  languages  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 424--436
                  P. M. D. Gray   Efficient Prolog access to CODAYSL and
                                  FDM databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 437--443
              Jeffrey D. Ullman   Implementation of logical query
                                  languages for databases (abstract only)  444--444
               D. S. Batory and   
                         W. Kim   Modeling concepts for VLSI CAD objects
                                  (abstract only)  . . . . . . . . . . . . 446--446
                Tomas Blain and   
             Michael Dohler and   
            Ralph Michaelis and   
                  Emran Qureshi   Managing the printed circuit board
                                  design process . . . . . . . . . . . . . 447--456


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 15, Number 1, March, 1986

                      Anonymous   Reference model for DBMS standardization 19--58

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 15, Number 2, June, 1986

              Nick Roussopoulos   Engineering information systems (Panel
                                  session): builders and designers
                                  perspective  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1--3
              Peter Buneman and   
               Malcolm Atkinson   Inheritance and persistence in database
                                  programming languages  . . . . . . . . . 4--15
         Francois Bancilhon and   
             Raghu Ramakrishnan   An amateur's introduction to recursive
                                  query processing strategies  . . . . . . 16--52
              Bruce Lindsay and   
                 Laura Haas and   
                   C. Mohan and   
             Hamid Pirahesh and   
                     Paul Wilms   A snapshot differential refresh
                                  algorithm  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 53--60
           Jose A. Blakeley and   
             Per-Ake Larson and   
                 Frank Wm Tompa   Efficiently updating materialized views  61--71
           J. Eliot B. Moss and   
          Nancy D. Griffeth and   
                 Marc H. Graham   Abstraction in recovery management . . . 72--83
          Lothar F. Mackert and   
                  Guy M. Lohman   R* optimizer validation and performance
                                  evaluation for local queries . . . . . . 84--95
                  Ilsoo Ahn and   
              Richard Snodgrass   Performance evaluation of a temporal
                                  database management system . . . . . . . 96--107
           Michael J. Carey and   
                     Hongjun Lu   Load balancing in a locally distributed
                                  DB system  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 108--119
                   Amihai Motro   Constructing queries from tokens . . . . 120--131
             Norman Delisle and   
                 Mayer Schwartz   Neptune: a hypertext system for CAD
                                  applications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 132--143
                 C. Frasson and   
                     M. Er-radi   Principles of an icons-based language    144--152
                    Hanan Boral   Panel: Database system performance
                                  management . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 153--154
               Allen Van Gelder   A message passing framework for logical
                                  query evaluation . . . . . . . . . . . . 155--165
            Arnon Rosenthal and   
              Sandra Heiler and   
             Umeshwar Dayal and   
                   Frank Manola   Traversal recursion: a practical
                                  approach to supporting recursive
                                  applications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 166--176
           Georges Gardarin and   
     Christophe de Maindreville   Evaluation of database recursive logic
                                  programs as recurrent function series    177--186
               D. S. Batory and   
                     M. Mannino   Panel: Extensible database systems . . . 187--190
                Timos K. Sellis   Global query optimization  . . . . . . . 191--205
   Johann Christoph Freytag and   
                 Nathan Goodman   Rule-based transformation of relational
                                  queries into iterative programs  . . . . 206--214
                H. Wedekind and   
              George Zoerntlein   Prefetching in realtime database
                                  applications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 215--226
             Christos Faloutsos   Multiattribute hashing using Gray codes  227--238
            Tobin J. Lehman and   
               Michael J. Carey   Query processing in main memory database
                                  management systems . . . . . . . . . . . 239--250
                 Dan E. Willard   Good worst-case algorithms for inserting
                                  and deleting records in dense sequential
                                  files  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 251--260
           Mehdi T. Harandi and   
             Thierry Schang and   
                     Seth Cohen   Rule base management using meta
                                  knowledge  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 261--267
            Tomasz Imieli\'nski   Query processing in deductive databases
                                  with incomplete information  . . . . . . 268--280
                    Qiming Chen   A rule-based object/task modelling
                                  approach . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 281--292
       T. Lougenia Anderson and   
                      Gad Ariav   Panel: user interfaces and database
                                  management systems . . . . . . . . . . . 293--294
         S. Christodoulakis and   
                      F. Ho and   
                 M. Theodoridou   The multimedia object presentation
                                  manager of MINOS: a symmetric approach   295--310
              Darrell Woelk and   
                    Won Kim and   
                  Willis Luther   An object-oriented approach to
                                  multimedia databases . . . . . . . . . . 311--325
              Jack A. Orenstein   Spatial query processing in an
                                  object-oriented database system  . . . . 326--336
                    Dina Bitton   Panel: The effect of large main memory
                                  on database systems  . . . . . . . . . . 337--339
        Michael Stonebraker and   
               Lawrence A. Rowe   The design of POSTGRES . . . . . . . . . 340--355
                   P. Dadam and   
                K. Kuespert and   
                F. Andersen and   
                 H. Blanken and   
                        R. Erbe   A DBMS prototype to support extended NF2
                                  relations: an integrated view on flat
                                  tables and hierarchies . . . . . . . . . 356--367
                    Jorge Bocca   On the evaluation strategy of EDUCE  . . 368--378
              Randy H. Katz and   
                Ellis Chang and   
                  Rajiv Bhateja   Version modeling concepts for
                                  computer-aided design databases  . . . . 379--386
                  Udo W. Lipeck   Stepwise specification of dynamic
                                  database behaviour . . . . . . . . . . . 387--397
             Joachim Biskup and   
               Bernhard Convent   A formal view integration method . . . . 398--407

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 15, Number 3, September, 1986

          Elizabeth N. Fong and   
               Alan H. Goldfine   Data base directions information
                                  resource management-making it work,
                                  executive summary  . . . . . . . . . . . 3--10
             Francois Bancilhon   A logic-programming/object-oriented
                                  cocktail . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11--21
          Klaus R. Dittrich and   
           Angelika M. Kotz and   
            Jutta A. Mülle   An event/trigger mechanism to enforce
                                  complex consistency constraints in
                                  design databases . . . . . . . . . . . . 22--36
            Ahmed K. Elmagarmid   A survey of distributed deadlock
                                  detection algorithms . . . . . . . . . . 37--45
       T. Lougenia Anderson and   
            Earl F. Ecklund and   
                    David Maier   The Proteus bibliography: Representation
                                  and interactive display in databases . . 46--55

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 15, Number 4, December, 1986

                 Betty Salzberg   Third normal form made easy  . . . . . . 2--18
                     E. F. Codd   Missing information (applicable and
                                  inapplicable) in relational databases    53--53


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 16, Number 1, March, 1987

                    Jack Minker   Human rights: some perspectives  . . . . 18--27
                Akhil Kumar and   
            Michael Stonebraker   The effect of join selectives on optimal
                                  nesting order  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28--41
                     E. F. Codd   More commentary on missing information
                                  in relational databases (applicable and
                                  inapplicable information)  . . . . . . . 42--50

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 16, Number 3, December, 1987

                     R. K. Neff   Data bases, compound objects, and
                                  networked workstations: Beyond
                                  distributed computing (Abstract) . . . . 1--1
                Kurt Ingenthron   Thoughts on database research: a user
                                  perspective  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2--2
        Yannis E. Ioannidis and   
                    Eugene Wong   Query optimization by simulated
                                  annealing  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9--22
          Richard A. Ganski and   
               Harry K. T. Wong   Optimization of nested SQL queries
                                  revisited  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23--33
            Serge Abiteboul and   
           Paris Kanellakis and   
                   Gosta Grahne   On the representation and querying of
                                  sets of possible worlds  . . . . . . . . 34--48
             Domenico Sacca and   
                  Carlo Zaniolo   Magic counting methods . . . . . . . . . 49--59
                Hussien Aly and   
             Z. Meral Ozsoyoglu   Non-deterministic modelling of logical
                                  queries in deductive databases . . . . . 60--72
                 Jiawei Han and   
           Lawrence J. Henschen   Handling redundancy in the processing of
                                  recursive database queries . . . . . . . 73--81
            Dean S. Daniels and   
          Alfred Z. Spector and   
               Dean S. Thompson   Distributed logging for transaction
                                  processing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 82--96
                Gary Herman and   
                  K. C. Lee and   
                   Abel Weinrib   The datacycle architecture for very high
                                  throughput database systems  . . . . . . 97--103
            Tobin J. Lehman and   
               Michael J. Carey   A recovery algorithm for a
                                  high-performance memory-resident
                                  database system  . . . . . . . . . . . . 104--117
                Brian Nixon and   
             Lawrence Chung and   
            John Mylopoulos and   
               David Lauzon and   
               Alex Borgida and   
                     M. Stanley   Implementation of a compiler for a
                                  semantic data model: Experiences with
                                  taxis  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 118--131
             Peter Lyngbaek and   
                   Victor Vianu   Mapping a semantic database model to the
                                  relational model . . . . . . . . . . . . 132--142
               Mark A. Roth and   
                 Henry F. Korth   The design of $\neg1$NF relational
                                  databases into nested normal form  . . . 143--159
               Goetz Graefe and   
                David J. DeWitt   The EXODUS optimizer generator . . . . . 160--172
       Johann Christoph Freytag   A rule-based view of query optimization  173--180
        Sreekumar T. Shenoy and   
             Z. Meral Ozsoyoglu   A system for semantic query optimization 181--195
                 H. B. Paul and   
                H. J. Schek and   
                   M. H. Scholl   Architecture and implementation of the
                                  Darmstadt database kernel system . . . . 196--207
         Joel E. Richardson and   
               Michael J. Carey   Programming constructs for database
                                  system implementation in EXODUS  . . . . 208--219
              Bruce Lindsay and   
             John McPherson and   
                 Hamid Pirahesh   A data management extension architecture 220--226
             Sushil Jajodia and   
                 David Mutchler   Dynamic voting . . . . . . . . . . . . . 227--238
               Theo Haerder and   
                 Kurt Rothermel   Concepts for transaction recovery in
                                  nested transactions  . . . . . . . . . . 239--248
       Hector Garcia-Molina and   
                  Kenneth Salem   Sagas  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 249--259
               Michael Freeston   The BANG file: a new kind of grid file   260--269
           Randal C. Nelson and   
                    Hanan Samet   A population analysis for hierarchical
                                  data structures  . . . . . . . . . . . . 270--277
                Timos K. Sellis   Efficiently supporting procedures in
                                  relational database systems  . . . . . . 278--291
                Martin Hardwick   Why ROSE is fast: Five optimizations in
                                  the design of an experimental database
                                  system for CAD/CAM applications  . . . . 292--298
              Alfons Kemper and   
         Peter C. Lockemann and   
              Mechtild Wallrath   An object-oriented system for
                                  engineering applications . . . . . . . . 299--310
               Jay Banerjee and   
                    Won Kim and   
             Hyoung-Joo Kim and   
                 Henry F. Korth   Semantics and implementation of schema
                                  evolution in object-oriented databases   311--322
             Isabel F. Cruz and   
       Alberto O. Mendelzon and   
                  Peter T. Wood   A graphical query language supporting
                                  recursion  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 323--330
             H. V. Jagadish and   
             Rakesh Agrawal and   
                     Linda Ness   A study of transitive closure as a
                                  recursion mechanism  . . . . . . . . . . 331--344
              Weining Zhang and   
                       C. T. Yu   A necessary condition for a doubly
                                  recursive rule to be equivalent to a
                                  linear recursive rule  . . . . . . . . . 345--356
            Matthew Morgenstern   Security and inference in multilevel
                                  database and knowledge-base systems  . . 357--373
              David Stemple and   
         Subhasish Mazumdar and   
                     Tim Sheard   On the modes and meaning of feedback to
                                  transaction designers  . . . . . . . . . 374--386
           W. B. Rubenstein and   
              M. S. Kubicar and   
               R. G. G. Cattell   Benchmarking simple database operations  387--394
                   Jim Gray and   
                 Franco Putzolu   The 5 minute rule for trading memory for
                                  disc accesses and the 10 byte rule for
                                  trading memory for CPU time  . . . . . . 395--398
        James P. Richardson and   
                 Hongjun Lu and   
            Krishna Mikkilineni   Design and evaluation of parallel
                                  pipelined join algorithms  . . . . . . . 399--409
             Margaret H. Butler   Storage reclamation in object oriented
                                  database systems . . . . . . . . . . . . 410--425
         Christos Faloutsos and   
               Timos Sellis and   
              Nick Roussopoulos   Analysis of object oriented spatial
                                  access methods . . . . . . . . . . . . . 426--439
                 Eric N. Hanson   A performance analysis of view
                                  materialization strategies . . . . . . . 440--453
                 Arie Segev and   
                  Arie Shoshani   Logical modeling of temporal data  . . . 454--466
             Edwin McKenzie and   
              Richard Snodgrass   Extending the relational algebra to
                                  support transaction time . . . . . . . . 467--478
          W. Bradley Rubenstein   A database design for musical
                                  information  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 479--490
            Scott E. Hudson and   
                     Roger King   Object-oriented database support for
                                  software environments  . . . . . . . . . 491--503
                W. B. Croft and   
                  D. W. Stemple   Supporting office document architectures
                                  with constrained types . . . . . . . . . 504--509


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 17, Number 1, March, 1988

          John A. Stankovic and   
                       Wei Zhao   On real-time transactions  . . . . . . . 4--18
                 Mukesh Singhal   Issues and approaches to design of
                                  real-time database systems . . . . . . . 19--33
               Kwei-Jay Lin and   
                    Ming-Ju Lin   Enhancing availability in distributed
                                  real-time databases  . . . . . . . . . . 34--43
 Gunter von Bultzingsloewen and   
              Klaus R. Dittrich   Kardamom --- a dataflow database machine
                                  for real-time applications . . . . . . . 44--50
                M. J. Carey and   
                   M. Livny and   
                     R. Jauhari   The HiPAC project: combining active
                                  databases and timing constraints . . . . 51--70
              Robert Abbott and   
           Hector Garcia-Molina   Scheduling real-time transactions  . . . 71--81
                    Lui Sha and   
        Ragunathan Rajkumar and   
              John P. Lehooczky   Concurrency control for distributed
                                  real-time databases  . . . . . . . . . . 82--98

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 17, Number 2, June, 1988

                      Bin Jiang   Deadlock detection is really cheap . . . 2--13
            Christopher J. Shaw   Application and database design ---
                                  putting it off . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14--22
              John Gersting and   
               Kate Kinsley and   
             Nancy McDonald and   
                 John North and   
                Mark Sastry and   
                   Edward Stull   Reference model for DBMS user facility   23--52
                     C. J. Date   Defining data types in a database
                                  language . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 53--76
                   S. Ghosh and   
                  C. C. Lin and   
                      T. Sellis   Implementation of a Prolog-INGRES
                                  interface  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 77--88
           Arthur M. Keller and   
                 Gio Wiederhold   Concurrent use of B-trees with
                                  variable-length entries  . . . . . . . . 89--90
               Satish M. Thatte   Object-oriented database workshop:
                                  implementation aspects . . . . . . . . . 95--107
                     F. Murtagh   Astronomy from large databases:
                                  scientific objectives and methodological
                                  approaches . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 108--111

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 17, Number 3, September, 1988

                   A. Swami and   
                       A. Gupta   Optimization of large join queries . . . 8--17
                   G. M. Lohman   Grammar-like functional rules for
                                  representing query optimization
                                  alternatives . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18--27
           M. Muralikrishna and   
                   D. J. DeWitt   Equi-depth histograms for estimating
                                  selectivity factors for
                                  multi-dimensional queries  . . . . . . . 28--36
                J. F. Garza and   
                        Won Kim   Transaction management in an
                                  object-oriented database system  . . . . 37--45
             D. Jagannathan and   
                 R. L. Guck and   
            B. L. Fritchman and   
             J. P. Thompson and   
                  D. M. Tolbert   SIM: a database system based on the
                                  semantic data model  . . . . . . . . . . 46--55
                  M. Caruso and   
                      E. Sciore   Meta-functions and contexts in an
                                  object-oriented database language  . . . 56--65
                 D. Laurent and   
                    N. Spyratos   Partition semantics for incomplete
                                  information in relational databases  . . 66--73
                Li Yan Yuan and   
                 Ding-An Chiang   A sound and complete query evaluation
                                  algorithm for relational databases with
                                  null values  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 74--81
               F. M. Malvestuto   The derivation problem for summary data  82--89
               W. Alexander and   
                    G. Copeland   Process and dataflow control in
                                  distributed data-intensive systems . . . 90--98
                G. Copeland and   
               W. Alexander and   
                E. Boughter and   
                      T. Keller   Data placement in Bubba  . . . . . . . . 99--108
            D. A. Patterson and   
                  G. Gibson and   
                     R. H. Katz   A case for redundant arrays of
                                  inexpensive disks (RAID) . . . . . . . . 109--116
                   A. Kumar and   
                 M. Stonebraker   Semantics based transaction management
                                  techniques for replicated data . . . . . 117--125
               A. El Abbadi and   
                       S. Toueg   The group paradigm for concurrency
                                  control protocols  . . . . . . . . . . . 126--134
               Y. Breitbart and   
                A. Silberschatz   Multidatabase update issues  . . . . . . 135--142
               S. Abiteboul and   
                        R. Hull   Data functions, datalog and negation . . 143--153
           R. Krishnamurthy and   
            R. Ramakrishnan and   
                     O. Shmueli   A framework for testing safety and
                                  effective computability of extended
                                  datalog  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 154--163
                Qiming Chen and   
                    G. Gardarin   An implementation model for reasoning
                                  with complex objects . . . . . . . . . . 164--172
                  M. H. Kim and   
                    S. Pramanik   Optimal file distribution for partial
                                  match retrieval  . . . . . . . . . . . . 173--182
                A. Hutflesz and   
                  H.-W. Six and   
                    P. Widmayer   Twin grid files: space optimizing access
                                  schemes  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 183--190
              M. V. Ramakrishna   Hashing in practice, analysis of hashing
                                  and universal hashing  . . . . . . . . . 191--199
            E. Y. Ioannidis and   
                       M. Livny   Data modeling in DELAB . . . . . . . . . 200
                     K. Ono and   
                  M. Aoyama and   
                    H. Fujimoto   Data management of telecommunication
                                  networks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 201
                    K. Alho and   
                H. Peltonen and   
                 M. Mantyla and   
                     R. Sulonen   A design data manager  . . . . . . . . . 202
              F. Naeymi-Rad and   
                 L. Carmony and   
                   D. Trace and   
               C. Georgakis and   
                 M. H. Weil and   
                       M. Evens   A relational database design in support
                                  of standard medical terminology in
                                  multi-domain knowledge bases . . . . . . 203
                 P. A. Drew and   
                M. S. Ganti and   
                D. J. Moore and   
               R. J. Nassif and   
                   S. Podar and   
                  D. H. Taenzer   Vishnu: an object-oriented database
                                  management system supporting rapid
                                  prototyping  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 204
                       H. Fromm   Database services in the German
                                  Bildschirmtext system (Btx)  . . . . . . 205
                   D. Vines and   
                        T. King   Gaia: an object-oriented framework for
                                  an Ada environment . . . . . . . . . . . 206
               P. Kachhwaha and   
                       R. Hogan   LCE: an object-oriented database
                                  application development tool . . . . . . 207
                 H. Krieger and   
             D. Schoenbauer and   
                  B. Strodthoff   Integrated storage and manipulation of
                                  data and text based on a relational
                                  database . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 208
            H. J. Hernandez and   
                  E. P. F. Chan   A characterization of
                                  constant-time-maintainability for BCNF
                                  database schemes . . . . . . . . . . . . 209--217
                J. Leuchner and   
                  L. Miller and   
                     G. Slutzki   A polynomial time algorithm for testing
                                  implications of a join dependency and
                                  embodied functional dependencies . . . . 218--224
                 M. Gyssens and   
                   D. Van Gucht   The powerset algebra as a result of
                                  adding programming constructs to the
                                  nested relational algebra  . . . . . . . 225--232
                S. Mazumdar and   
                 D. Stemple and   
                      T. Sheard   Resolving the tension between integrity
                                  and security using a theorem prover  . . 233--242
               Xiaolei Qian and   
                   R. Waldinger   A transaction logic for database
                                  specification  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 243--250
                S. K. Gadia and   
               Chuen-Sing Yeung   A generalized model for a relational
                                  temporal database  . . . . . . . . . . . 251--259
                   P. Peinl and   
                  A. Reuter and   
                      H. Sammer   High contention in a stock trading
                                  database: a case study . . . . . . . . . 260--268
                   M. N. Haynie   A DMBS for large design automation
                                  databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 269--276
                     J. L. Bell   A specialized data management system for
                                  parallel execution of particle physics
                                  codes  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 277--285
         S. Christodoulakis and   
                     D. A. Ford   Performance analysis and fundamental
                                  performance trade offs for CLV optical
                                  disks  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 286--294
                   E. N. Hanson   Processing queries against database
                                  procedures: a performance analysis . . . 295--302
                   M. Jarke and   
                        T. Rose   Managing knowledge about information
                                  system evolution . . . . . . . . . . . . 303--311
                 J. F. Naughton   Compiling separable recursions . . . . . 312--319
                Cheong Youn and   
                 J. L. Henschen   Classification of recursive formulas in
                                  deductive databases  . . . . . . . . . . 320--328
                 O. Wolfson and   
                A. Silberschatz   Distributed processing of logic programs 329--336
                      Anonymous   A benchmark of NonStop SQL on the Debit
                                  Credit transaction . . . . . . . . . . . 337--341
                 A. J. Borr and   
                     F. Putzolu   High performance SQL through low-level
                                  system integration . . . . . . . . . . . 342--349
               D. J. DeWitt and   
         S. Ghandeharizadeh and   
                   D. Schneider   A performance analysis of the Gamma
                                  database machine . . . . . . . . . . . . 350--360
                 M. Roesler and   
                 W. A. Burkhard   Deadlock resolution and semantic lock
                                  models in object-oriented distributed
                                  systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 361--370
               K. V. S. Ramarao   Commitment in a partitioned distributed
                                  database . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 371--378
                H. F. Korth and   
                  G. D. Speegle   Formal model of correctness without
                                  serializability  . . . . . . . . . . . . 379--386
              R. Ramnarayan and   
                     Hongjun Lu   A data/knowledge base management testbed
                                  and experimental results on
                                  data/knowledge base query and update
                                  processing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 387--395
         L. M. L. Delcambre and   
                J. N. Etheredge   A self-controlling interpreter for the
                                  relation production language . . . . . . 396--403
                  T. Sellis and   
              Chih-Chen Lin and   
                     L. Raschid   Implementation large production systems
                                  in a DBMS environment: concepts and
                                  algorithms . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 404--412
                M. J. Carey and   
               D. J. DeWitt and   
               S. L. Vandenberg   A data model and query language for
                                  EXODUS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 413--423
                 C. Lecluse and   
                 P. Richard and   
                       F. Velez   $O_2$, an object-oriented data model . . 424--433
                     A. Borgida   Modeling class hierarchies with
                                  contradictions . . . . . . . . . . . . . 434--443

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 17, Number 4, December, 1988

                    John Atkins   A note on minimal covers . . . . . . . . 16--21
                  Jacques Guyot   A process model for data bases . . . . . 22--30
                  Ulrich Schiel   The problem of identification
                                  (databases)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31--36
           M. E. McLaughlin and   
              K. Bates Hill and   
                D. D. Brown and   
               M. A. Rogers and   
               A. M. Howell and   
                    P. P. Hatch   An integrated methodology and toolset
                                  for database design  . . . . . . . . . . 37--55
              T. H. Merrett and   
                    Louis Hamel   Dynamic multipaging in even less space   56--61
                  Sang Hyuk Son   Replicated data management in
                                  distributed database systems . . . . . . 62--69
           Gottfried Vossen and   
                  Jim Yacabucci   An extension of the database language
                                  SQL to capture more relational concepts  70--78
                     H. W. Buff   Why Codd's rule no. $6$ must be
                                  reformulated . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 79--80


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 18, Number 1, March, 1989

            P. A. Bernstein and   
                   U. Dayal and   
               D. J. DeWitt and   
                 D. Gawlick and   
                    J. Gray and   
                   M. Jarke and   
              B. G. Lindsay and   
            P. C. Lockemann and   
                   D. Maier and   
              E. J. Neuhold and   
                  A. Reuter and   
                 L. A. Rowe and   
                H. J. Schek and   
              J. W. Schmidt and   
                 M. Schrefl and   
                 M. Stonebraker   Future directions in DBMS research . . . 17--26
          Anthony B. O'Hare and   
                  Amit P. Sheth   The interpreted-compiled range of AI/DB
                                  systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32--42
             H. Abdel-Wahab and   
                     B. Jamison   The role of linkage-graphs in Prolog
                                  relational databases . . . . . . . . . . 43--53
         Michael L. Heytens and   
             Rishiyur S. Nikhil   GESTALT: an expressive database
                                  programming system . . . . . . . . . . . 54--67
                Raju Kocharekar   Nulls in relational databases: revisited 68--73
                  Andrew Pletch   Conceptual modeling in the classroom . . 74--80

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 18, Number 2, June, 1989

               Silvio Salza and   
                Mario Terranova   Evaluating the size of queries on
                                  relational databases with non-uniform
                                  distribution and stochastic dependence   8--14
            Elliot Kolodner and   
             Barbara Liskov and   
                  William Weihl   Atomic garbage collection: managing a
                                  stable heap  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15--25
                    Guozhu Dong   On distributed processibility of datalog
                                  queries by decomposing databases . . . . 26--35
                 R. Agrawal and   
                   N. H. Gehani   ODE (Object Database and Environment):
                                  the language and the data model  . . . . 36--45
              Atsushi Ohori and   
              Peter Buneman and   
              Val Breazu-Tannen   Database programming in Machiavelli ---
                                  a polymorphic language with static type
                                  inference  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 46--57
          Alexander Borgida and   
         Ronald J. Brachman and   
      Deborah L. McGuinness and   
           Lori Alperin Resnick   CLASSIC: a structural data model for
                                  objects  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 58--67
                Wen-Chi Hou and   
  Gultekin Özsoyo\uglu and   
                   B. K. Taneja   Processing aggregate relational queries
                                  with hard time constraints . . . . . . . 68--77
                 H. V. Jagadish   Incorporating hierarchy in a relational
                                  model of data  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 78--87
        Stephanie Cammarata and   
      Prasadram Ramachandra and   
                  Darrell Shane   Extending a relational database with
                                  deferred referential integrity checking
                                  and intelligent joins  . . . . . . . . . 88--97
            George Copeland and   
                     Tom Keller   A comparison of high-availability media
                                  recovery techniques  . . . . . . . . . . 98--109
       Donovan A. Schneider and   
                David J. DeWitt   A performance evaluation of four
                                  parallel join algorithms in a
                                  shared-nothing multiprocessor
                                  environment  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 110--121
           Michael J. Carey and   
                    Miron Livny   Parallelism and concurrency control
                                  performance in distributed database
                                  machines . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 122--133
              Michael Kifer and   
                   Georg Lausen   F-logic: a higher-order language for
                                  reasoning about objects, inheritance,
                                  and scheme . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 134--146
               Richard Hull and   
                     Jianwen Su   On accessing object-oriented databases:
                                  expressive power, complexity, and
                                  restrictions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 147--158
            Serge Abiteboul and   
            Paris C. Kanellakis   Object identity as a query language
                                  primitive  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 159--173
               Jan Chomicki and   
            Tomasz Imieli\'nski   Relational specifications of infinite
                                  query answers  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 174--183
                Xian-He Sun and   
                Nabil Kamel and   
                   Lionel M. Ni   Solving implication problems in database
                                  applications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 185--192
                   Francois Bry   Towards an efficient evaluation of
                                  general queries: quantifier and
                                  disjunction processing revisited . . . . 193--204
        Yannis E. Ioannidis and   
                Timos K. Sellis   Conflict resolution of rules assigning
                                  values to virtual attributes . . . . . . 205--214
         Dennis R. McCarthy and   
                 Umeshwar Dayal   The architecture of an active database
                                  management system  . . . . . . . . . . . 215--224
                       D. Cohen   Compiling complex database transition
                                  triggers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 225--234
             J. F. Naughton and   
            R. Ramakrishnan and   
                   Y. Sagiv and   
                   J. D. Ullman   Efficient evaluation of right-, left-,
                                  and multi-linear rules . . . . . . . . . 235--242
               P.-A. Larson and   
                   V. Deshpande   A file structure supporting traversal
                                  recursion  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 243--252
                 R. Agrawal and   
                 A. Borgida and   
                 H. V. Jagadish   Efficient management of transitive
                                  relationships in large data and
                                  knowledge bases  . . . . . . . . . . . . 253--262
                 M. Gyssens and   
               J. Paredaens and   
                   D. van Gucht   A grammar-based approach towards
                                  unifying hierarchical data models  . . . 263--272
                 Latha S. Colby   A recursive algebra and query
                                  optimization for nested relations  . . . 273--283
               A. U. Tansel and   
                     L. Garnett   Nested historical relations  . . . . . . 284--293
                J. A. Orenstein   Redundancy in spatial databases  . . . . 294--305
    Stavros Christodoulakis and   
          Daniel Alexander Ford   Retrieval performance versus disc space
                                  utilization on WORM optical discs  . . . 306--314
                David Lomet and   
                 Betty Salzberg   Access methods for multiversion data . . 315--324
          Eugene J. Shekita and   
               Michael J. Carey   Performance enhancement through
                                  replication in an object-oriented DBMS   325--336
                    Won Kim and   
              Elisa Bertino and   
                 Jorge F. Garza   Composite objects revisited  . . . . . . 337--347
                E. E. Chang and   
                     R. H. Katz   Exploiting inheritance and structure
                                  semantics for effective clustering and
                                  buffering in an object-oriented DBMS . . 348--357
                  G. Graefe and   
                        K. Ward   Dynamic query evaluation plans . . . . . 358--366
                       A. Swami   Optimization of large join queries:
                                  combining heuristics and combinatorial
                                  techniques . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 367--376
                 L. M. Haas and   
              J. C. Freytag and   
               G. M. Lohman and   
                    H. Pirahesh   Extensible query processing in starburst 377--388
                  Jian Tang and   
                   N. Natarajan   A static pessimistic scheme for handling
                                  replicated databases . . . . . . . . . . 389--398
                C. A. Ellis and   
                    S. J. Gibbs   Concurrency control in groupware systems 399--407
                 D. Agrawal and   
                    S. Sengupta   Modular synchronization in multiversion
                                  databases: version control and
                                  concurrency control  . . . . . . . . . . 408--417
                   O. De Troyer   RIDL*: a tool for the computer-assisted
                                  engineering of large databases in the
                                  presence of integrity constraints  . . . 418--429
        Victor M. Markowitz and   
                  Arie Shoshani   On the correctness of representing
                                  extended entity-relationship structures
                                  in the relational model  . . . . . . . . 430--439
        Shamkant B. Navathe and   
                   Mingyoung Ra   Vertical partitioning for database
                                  design: a graphical algorithm  . . . . . 440--450

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 18, Number 3, September, 1989

             M. Stonebraker and   
                  M. Hearst and   
                  S. Potamianos   A commentary on the POSTGRES rules
                                  system . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5--11
                 Eric N. Hanson   An initial report on the design of Ariel
                                  DBMS with an integrated production rule
                                  system . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12--19
                S. Chakravarthy   Rule management and evaluation: an
                                  active DBMS perspective  . . . . . . . . 20--28
                J. B. Bocca and   
                  J. C. Freytag   Rules for implementing very large
                                  knowledge base systems . . . . . . . . . 29--35
                   J. Widom and   
              S. J. Finkelstein   A syntax and semantics for set-oriented
                                  production rules in relational database
                                  systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36--45
                   M. Jarke and   
                    M. Jeusfeld   Rule representation and management in
                                  ConceptBase  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 46--51
                  T. Sellis and   
              Chih-Chen Lin and   
                     L. Raschid   Data Intensive Production Systems: the
                                  DIPS approach  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 52--58
         L. M. L. Delcambre and   
            J. Waramahaputi and   
                J. N. Etheredge   Pattern match reduction for Relational
                                  Production Language in the USL MMDBS . . 59--67
                 J. Kiernan and   
         C. de Maindreville and   
                       E. Simon   The design and implementation of an
                                  extendible deductive database system . . 68--77
                  J. Joseph and   
                  S. Thatte and   
                C. Thompson and   
                       D. Wells   Special report: the 1988 Object-oriented
                                  Database Workshop  . . . . . . . . . . . 78--101

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 18, Number 4, December, 1989

                 M. Stonebraker   The case for partial indexes (DBMS)  . . 4--11
                     C. J. Date   A note on the relational calculus  . . . 12--16
         G. von Bultzingsloewen   Optimizing SQL queries for parallel
                                  execution  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17--22
                   T. J. Teorey   Distributed database design: a practical
                                  approach and example education . . . . . 23--39
                 E. N. Fong and   
                 A. H. Goldfine   Information management directions: the
                                  integration challenge  . . . . . . . . . 40--43
                 D. Narasimhalu   The database group at ISS, National
                                  University of Singapore  . . . . . . . . 44--49


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 19, Number 1, March, 1990

         M. E. Rusinkiewicz and   
           A. K. Elmagarmid and   
                     Y. Leu and   
                      W. Litwin   Extending the transaction model to
                                  capture more meaning . . . . . . . . . . 3--7
                  Amit Basu and   
                    Rafiul Ahad   An SQL-based query language for networks
                                  of relations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8--17
                 Martin Gogolla   A Note on the Translation of SQL to
                                  Tuple Calculus . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18--22
                    Dan Jonsson   Semantic modeling through identification
                                  and characterization of objects  . . . . 23--28
                  G. H. Gessert   Four valued logic for relational
                                  database systems . . . . . . . . . . . . 29--35
             Rokia Missaoui and   
                   Robert Godin   The implication problem for inclusion
                                  dependencies: a graph approach . . . . . 36--40
                 Toby J. Teorey   Letter by Toby J. Teorey . . . . . . . . 43--53

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 19, Number 2, June, 1990

          Richard J. Lipton and   
        Jeffrey F. Naughton and   
           Donovan A. Schneider   Practical selectivity estimation through
                                  adaptive sampling  . . . . . . . . . . . 1--11
                 Roger King and   
                     Ali Morfeq   Bayan. An Arabic text database
                                  management system  . . . . . . . . . . . 12--23
               Marc Gyssens and   
              Jan Paredaens and   
                 Dirk Van Gucht   A Graph-Oriented Object Model for
                                  Database End-User Interfaces . . . . . . 24--33
                 R. Agrawal and   
               N. H. Gehani and   
                  J. Srinivasan   OdeView. The graphical interface to Ode  34--43
          Jeffrey D. Ullman and   
             Mihalis Yannakakis   The input/output complexity of
                                  transitive closure . . . . . . . . . . . 44--53
                 Yeh-Heng Sheng   IDLOG. Extending the expressive power of
                                  deductive database languages . . . . . . 54--63
               Yatin P. Saraiya   Hard problems for simple logic programs  64--73
                        Ke Wang   Polynomial time designs toward both BCNF
                                  and efficient data manipulation  . . . . 74--83
               Paolo Atzeni and   
               Riccardo Torlone   Efficient updates to independent schemes
                                  in the weak instance model . . . . . . . 84--93
             Betty Salzberg and   
             Alex Tsukerman and   
                   Jim Gray and   
           Michael Stuewart and   
                 Susan Uren and   
                 Bonnie Vaughan   FastSort: a distributed single-input
                                  single-output external sort  . . . . . . 94--101
                   Goetz Graefe   Encapsulation of parallelism in the
                                  Volcano query processing system  . . . . 102--111
        Philip A. Bernstein and   
                Meichun Hsu and   
                     Bruce Mann   Implementing recoverable requests using
                                  queues . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 112--122
            Jon A. Solworth and   
                  Cyril U. Orji   Write-only disk caches . . . . . . . . . 123--132
               Ouri Wolfson and   
                      Aya Ozeri   A New Paradigm for Parallel and
                                  Distributed Rule-Processing  . . . . . . 133--142
              Sumit Ganguly and   
           Avi Silberschatz and   
                    Shalom Tsur   A Framework for the Parallel Processing
                                  of Datalog Queries . . . . . . . . . . . 143--152
                Boris Kogan and   
                 Sushil Jajodia   Concurrency control in multilevel-secure
                                  databases based on replicated
                                  architecture . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 153--162
            B. R. Badrinath and   
             Krithi Ramamritham   Performance evaluation of
                                  semantics-based multilevel concurrency
                                  control protocols  . . . . . . . . . . . 163--172
               Amihai Motro and   
                    Qiuhui Yuan   Querying database knowledge  . . . . . . 173--183
                Els Laenens and   
             Domenico Sacca and   
                   Dirk Vermeir   Extending logic programming  . . . . . . 184--193
  Panayiotis K. Chrysanthis and   
             Krithi Ramamritham   ACTA. A framework for specifying and
                                  reasoning about transaction structure
                                  and behavior . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 194--203
             Umeshwar Dayal and   
                Meichun Hsu and   
                    Rivka Ladin   Organizing long-running activities with
                                  triggers and transactions  . . . . . . . 204--214
             Yuri Breitbart and   
           Avi Silberschatz and   
              Glenn R. Thompson   Reliable transaction management in a
                                  multidatabase system . . . . . . . . . . 215--224
                  F. Cacace and   
                    S. Ceri and   
         S. Crespi-Reghizzi and   
                   L. Tanca and   
                      R. Zicari   Integrating object-oriented data
                                  modeling with a rule-based programming
                                  paradigm . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 225--236
                 G. Kiernan and   
         C. de Maindreville and   
                       E. Simon   Making deductive database a practical
                                  technology. A step forward . . . . . . . 237--246
      Inderpal Singh Mumick and   
     Sheldon J. Finkelstein and   
             Hamid Pirahesh and   
             Raghu Ramakrishnan   Magic is relevant  . . . . . . . . . . . 247--258
             Jennifer Widom and   
         Sheldon J. Finkelstein   Set-oriented production rules in
                                  relational database systems  . . . . . . 259--270
             Eric N. Hanson and   
             Moez Chaabouni and   
               Chang-Ho Kim and   
                   Yu-Wang Wang   A Predicate Matching Algorithm for
                                  Database Rule Systems  . . . . . . . . . 271--280
        Michael Stonebraker and   
             Anant Jhingran and   
                Jeffrey Goh and   
              Spyros Potamianos   On Rules, Procedures, Caching and Views
                                  in Data Base Systems . . . . . . . . . . 281--290
            Arnon Rosenthal and   
          Cesar Galindo-Legaria   Query graphs, implementing trees, and
                                  freely-reorderable outerjoins  . . . . . 291--299
          Eugene J. Shekita and   
               Michael J. Carey   A Performance Evaluation of
                                  Pointer-Based Joins  . . . . . . . . . . 300--311
        Yannis E. Ioannidis and   
             Younkyung Cha Kang   Randomized algorithms for optimizing
                                  large join queries . . . . . . . . . . . 312--321
           Norbert Beckmann and   
         Hans-Peter Kriegel and   
             Ralf Schneider and   
                Bernhard Seeger   The $R$*-tree: an efficient and robust
                                  access method for points and rectangles  322--331
                 H. V. Jagadish   Linear clustering of objects with
                                  multiple attributes  . . . . . . . . . . 332--342
                 Jack Orenstein   A Comparison of Spatial Query Processing
                                  Techniques for Native and Parameter
                                  Spaces . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 343--352
                David Lomet and   
                 Betty Salzberg   The Performance of a Multiversion Access
                                  Method . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 353--363
              Alfons Kemper and   
                Guido Moerkotte   Access support in object bases . . . . . 364--374
                Frank Olken and   
                Doron Rotem and   
                        Ping Xu   Random sampling from hash files  . . . . 375--386
                Sang K. Cha and   
                 Gio Wiederhold   Kaleidoscope. A cooperative menu-guided
                                  query interface  . . . . . . . . . . . . 387--387
         Mariano P. Consens and   
           Alberto O. Mendelzon   The $G+$/GraphLog Visual Query System    388--388
                 R. Agrawal and   
               N. H. Gehani and   
                  J. Srinivasan   OdeView. A user-friendly graphical
                                  interface to Ode . . . . . . . . . . . . 389--389
              Bruce I. Blum and   
                Ralph D. Semmel   The INA: a Simple Query Language with
                                  Only Attribute Names: a Video
                                  Presentation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 390--390
                   Michel Kuntz   Pasta-3. A graphical direct manipulation
                                  interface for knowledge base management
                                  systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 391--391
                  Bill Kent and   
             Peter Lyngbaek and   
               Samir Mathur and   
                Kevin Wilkinson   The Iris Database System . . . . . . . . 392--392
               George Lapis and   
              Guy M. Lohman and   
                 Hamid Pirahesh   A Starburst is born  . . . . . . . . . . 393
            Michael Stonebraker   Postgres DBMS  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 394

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 19, Number 3, September, 1990

                 Roberto Zicari   Incomplete information in
                                  object-oriented databases  . . . . . . . 5--16
          Bhavani Thuraisingham   Computing transitive closures of
                                  multilevel relations . . . . . . . . . . 17--23
                     Li Lei and   
                 G.-H. Moll and   
                J. Kouloumdjian   A deductive database architecture based
                                  on partial evaluation  . . . . . . . . . 24--29
            Jyrki Nummenmaa and   
                 Peter Thanisch   Yet another note on minimal covers . . . 30--30
The Committee for Advanced DBMS Function   Third-generation database system
                                  manifesto  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31--44
                  Amit P. Sheth   Database research at Bellcore  . . . . . 45--52
                   Y. Breitbart   Multidatabase Interoperability . . . . . 53--60

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 19, Number 4, December, 1990

           Avi Silberschatz and   
        Michael Stonebraker and   
              Jeffrey D. Ullman   Database systems: achievements and
                                  opportunities  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6--22
             P. Scheuermann and   
                      C. Yu and   
              A. Elmagarmid and   
                  F. Manola and   
               A. Rosenthal and   
    H. García-Molina and   
                  D. McLeod and   
                   M. Templeton   Report on the workshop on heterogeneous
                                  database systems held at Northwestern
                                  University Evanston, Illinois, December
                                  11--13, 1989 sponsored by NSF  . . . . . 23--31
            James C. French and   
             Anita K. Jones and   
                 John L. Pfaltz   Summary of the final report of the NSF
                                  workshop on scientific database
                                  management . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32--40
            Serge Abiteboul and   
              Peter Buneman and   
             Claude Delobel and   
               Richard Hull and   
           Paris Kanellakis and   
                   Victor Vianu   New hope on data models and types:
                                  report of an NSF-INRIA workshop  . . . . 41--48
  François Bancilhon and   
                        Won Kim   Object-oriented database systems: in
                                  transition . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 49--53
              Michael Carey and   
                     Laura Haas   Extensible database management systems   54--60
                O. Guenther and   
                    A. Buchmann   Research issues in spatial databases . . 61--68
                   Amihai Motro   Accommodating imprecision in database
                                  systems: issues and solutions  . . . . . 69--74
          Jeffrey D. Ullman and   
                  Carlo Zaniolo   Deductive databases: achievements and
                                  future directions  . . . . . . . . . . . 75--82
              Richard Snodgrass   Temporal databases: status and research
                                  directions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 83--89
             Teresa F. Lunt and   
           Eduardo B. Fernandez   Database Security  . . . . . . . . . . . 90--97
Héctor García-Molina and   
                  Bruce Lindsay   Research directions for distributed
                                  databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 98--103
            David J. DeWitt and   
                       Jim Gray   Parallel database systems: the future of
                                  database processing or a passing fad?    104--112
            Michael Stonebraker   Data base research at Berkeley . . . . . 113--118
              Arthur Keller and   
             Peter Rathmann and   
                Jeff Ullman and   
                 Gio Wiederhold   Selected database research at Stanford   119--122
             Sushil Jajodia and   
                    Ravi Sandhu   Database security: current status and
                                  key issues . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 123--126


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 20, Number 1, March, 1991

               M. Rafanelli and   
                    F. L. Ricci   A functional model for macro-databases   3--8
               John T. Robinson   Some further analysis of the essential
                                  blocking recurrence  . . . . . . . . . . 9--11
                  Jim Diederich   Minimal covers revisited: correct and
                                  efficient algorithms . . . . . . . . . . 12--13
                 Michael D. Soo   Bibliography on temporal databases . . . 14--23
               Gottfried Vossen   Bibliography on object-oriented database
                                  management . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24--46
               Satish M. Thatte   A modular and open object-oriented
                                  database system  . . . . . . . . . . . . 47--52
               Philippe Richard   Research at Alta\"\ir  . . . . . . . . . 53--59

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 20, Number 2, June, 1991

               Douglas B. Lenat   Keynote address: computers versus common
                                  sense  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1--1
            Michael Stonebraker   Managing persistent objects in a
                                  multi-level store  . . . . . . . . . . . 2--11
       Manolis M. Tsangaris and   
            Jeffrey F. Naughton   A stochastic approach for clustering in
                                  object bases . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12--21
          Jia-Bing R. Cheng and   
                   A. R. Hurson   Effective clustering of complex objects
                                  in object-oriented databases . . . . . . 22--31
            William Perrizo and   
            Joseph Rajkumar and   
                     Prabhu Ram   HYDRO: a heterogeneous distributed
                                  database system  . . . . . . . . . . . . 32--39
         Ravi Krishnamurthy and   
              Witold Litwin and   
                   William Kent   Language features for interoperability
                                  of databases with schematic
                                  discrepancies  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40--49
             Sushil Jajodia and   
                    Ravi Sandhu   Toward a multilevel secure relational
                                  data model . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50--59
          Douglas N. Gordin and   
             Alexander J. Pasik   Set-oriented constructs: from Rete rule
                                  bases to database systems  . . . . . . . 60--67
               S. Sudarshan and   
          Divesh Srivastava and   
         Raghu Ramakrishnan and   
            Jeffrey F. Naughton   Space optimization in the bottom-up
                                  evaluation of logic programs . . . . . . 68--77
               Ouri Wolfson and   
           Hasanat M. Dewan and   
        Salvatore J. Stolfo and   
                 Yechiam Yemini   Incremental evaluation of rules and its
                                  relationship to parallelism  . . . . . . 78--87
               Eliezer Levy and   
             Henry F. Korth and   
           Abraham Silberschatz   An optimistic commit protocol for
                                  distributed transaction management . . . 88--97
                 D. Agrawal and   
                V. Krishnaswamy   Using multiversion data for
                                  non-interfering execution of write-only
                                  transactions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 98--107
       Panos K. Chrysanthis and   
                S. Raghuram and   
             Krithi Ramamritham   Extracting concurrency from objects: a
                                  methodology  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 108--117
           P. K. Crysanthis and   
                S. Raghuram and   
                 K. Ramamritham   Extracting concurrency from objects: a
                                  methodology  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 108--117
             Leonore Neugebauer   Optimization and evaluation of database
                                  queries including embedded interpolation
                                  procedures . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 118--127
               Bruno Becker and   
            Hans-Werner Six and   
                 Peter Widmayer   Spatial priority search: an access
                                  technique for scaleless maps . . . . . . 128--137
         Curtis P. Kolovson and   
            Michael Stonebraker   Segment indexes: dynamic indexing
                                  techniques for multi-dimensional
                                  interval data  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 138--147
                 Tom Keller and   
               Goetz Graefe and   
                    David Maier   Efficient assembly of complex objects    148--157
        Scott L. Vandenberg and   
                David J. DeWitt   Algebraic support for complex objects
                                  with arrays, identity, and inheritance   158--167
        Yannis E. Ioannidis and   
             Younkyung Cha Kang   Left-deep vs. bushy trees: an analysis
                                  of strategy spaces and its implications
                                  for query optimization . . . . . . . . . 168--177
            U. Güntzer and   
          W. Kießling and   
                  H. Thöne   New directions for uncertainty reasoning
                                  in deductive databases . . . . . . . . . 178--187
                 Yeh-Heng Sheng   A non-deterministic deductive database
                                  language . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 188--197
                 Yanjun Lou and   
      Z. Meral Özsoyo\uglu   LLO: an object-oriented deductive
                                  language with methods and method
                                  inheritance  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 198--207
                 H. V. Jagadish   A retrieval technique for similar shapes 208--217
                 Rafi Ahmed and   
            Shamkant B. Navathe   Version management of composite objects
                                  in CAD databases . . . . . . . . . . . . 218--227
            Tzi-cker Chiueh and   
                     Randy Katz   Trait: an attribute management system
                                  for VLSI design objects  . . . . . . . . 228--237
            Serge Abiteboul and   
                 Anthony Bonner   Objects and views  . . . . . . . . . . . 238--247
           Thierry Barsalou and   
              Niki Siambela and   
           Arthur M. Keller and   
                 Gio Wiederhold   Updating relational databases through
                                  object-based views . . . . . . . . . . . 248--257
              Alfons Kemper and   
           Christoph Kilger and   
                Guido Moerkotte   Function materialization in object bases 258--267
        Yannis E. Ioannidis and   
        Stavros Christodoulakis   On the propagation of errors in the size
                                  of Join results  . . . . . . . . . . . . 268--277
                Wen-Chi Hou and   
  Gultekin Özsoyo\uglu and   
                  Erdogan Dogdu   Error-constrained COUNT query evaluation
                                  in relational databases  . . . . . . . . 278--287
        Tomasz Imieli\'nski and   
               Shamim Naqvi and   
                Kumar Vadaparty   Incomplete objects --- a data model for
                                  design and planning applications . . . . 288--297
            Joel Richardson and   
                  Peter Schwarz   Aspects: extending objects to support
                                  multiple, independent roles  . . . . . . 298--307
            Geoffrey Phipps and   
             Marcia A. Derr and   
                Kenneth A. Ross   Glue-Nail: a deductive database system   308--317
              Jurgen Annevelink   Database programming languages: a
                                  functional approach  . . . . . . . . . . 318--327
                Qiming Chen and   
              Yahiko Kambayashi   Nested relation based database knowledge
                                  representation . . . . . . . . . . . . . 328--337
              Yuh-Ming Shyy and   
               Stanley Y. W. Su   K: a high-level knowledge base
                                  programming language for advanced
                                  database applications  . . . . . . . . . 338--347
               S. C. Hansen and   
                    E. A. Unger   An extended memoryless inference control
                                  model: accounting for dependence in
                                  table-level controls . . . . . . . . . . 348--356
           Michael J. Carey and   
        Michael J. Franklin and   
                Miron Livny and   
              Eugene J. Shekita   Data caching tradeoffs in client-server
                                  DBMS architectures . . . . . . . . . . . 357--366
              Yongdong Wang and   
               Lawrence A. Rowe   Cache consistency and concurrency
                                  control in a client/server DBMS
                                  architecture . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 367--376
                  Calton Pu and   
                   Avraham Leff   Replica control in distributed systems:
                                  an asynchronous approach . . . . . . . . 377--386
                 Raymond Ng and   
         Christos Faloutsos and   
                   Timos Sellis   Flexible buffer allocation based on
                                  marginal gains . . . . . . . . . . . . . 387--396
               Le Gruenwald and   
               Margaret H. Eich   MMDB reload algorithms . . . . . . . . . 397--405
             Gerhard Weikum and   
              Peter Zabback and   
              Peter Scheuermann   Dynamic file allocation in disk arrays   406--415
              V. Srinivasan and   
               Michael J. Carey   Performance of B-tree concurrency
                                  control algorithms . . . . . . . . . . . 416--425
              Sitaram Lanka and   
                      Eric Mays   Fully persistent B$^+$-trees . . . . . . 426--435
            Bernhard Seeger and   
           Per-Åke Larson   Multi-disk B-trees . . . . . . . . . . . 436--445
             Glenn Thompson and   
Hector García-Molina and   
                 James Gray and   
           Avi Silverschatz and   
            Michael Stonebraker   Are standards the panacea for
                                  heterogeneous distributed DBMSs? . . . . 446--446
              Guy M. Lohman and   
               George Lapis and   
               Tobin Lehman and   
             Rakesh Agrawal and   
           Roberta Cochrane and   
             John McPherson and   
                   C. Mohan and   
             Hamid Pirahesh and   
                 Jennifer Widom   Starburst II: the extender strikes back!
                                  (Relational database)  . . . . . . . . . 447--447
                 C. Furlani and   
                   J. Parks and   
               K. C. Morris and   
                  M. Loomis and   
                  J. Fowler and   
                        Y. Yang   PDES: representing and managing product
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 448
                    B. Kent and   
                    E. Fong and   
                 D. Deutsch and   
                  D. Lenkov and   
                    A. Otis and   
                       J. Slitz   Objects in information management
                                  standards  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 449
                    D. Wade and   
                     C. Hsu and   
                J. Schwartz and   
                  R. Mazdra and   
                       S. Banks   CAD frameworks and databases . . . . . . 450

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 20, Number 3, September, 1991

             Betty Salzberg and   
                 David B. Lomet   Spatial database access methods  . . . . 6--15
          Claudio Fratarcangeli   Technique for universal quantification
                                  in SQL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16--24
             Victor J. Streeter   An outline of MQL  . . . . . . . . . . . 25--29
                  G. H. Gessert   Handling missing data by using stored
                                  truth values . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30--42
                   Kwok-bun Yue   A more general model for handling
                                  missing information in relational
                                  databases using a $3$-valued logic . . . 43--49
                     H. W. Buff   A complete identity set for Codd
                                  algebras . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50--51
          Nick Roussopoulos and   
                   Alexis Delis   Modern client-server DBMS architectures  52--61
             Tina M. Harvey and   
           Craig W. Schnepf and   
                   Mark A. Roth   The design of the Triton nested
                                  relational database system . . . . . . . 62--72
               Gomer Thomas and   
                 K. Kawagoe and   
           R. Krishnamurthy and   
            T. Imieli\'nski and   
                  D. Reiner and   
                      A. Wolski   Practitioner problems in need of
                                  database research  . . . . . . . . . . . 73--84
             Renato Barrera and   
               Andrew Frank and   
                 Khaled Al-Taha   Temporal relations in geographic
                                  information systems: a workshop at the
                                  University of Maine  . . . . . . . . . . 85--91
              Laura M. Haas and   
           Patricia G. Selinger   Database research at the IBM Almaden
                                  Research Center  . . . . . . . . . . . . 92--98
                  Judith Copler   The Indiana Center for Database Systems  99--105
            Alexander Thomasian   Centralized concurrency control methods
                                  for high-end TP  . . . . . . . . . . . . 106--115

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 20, Number 4, December, 1991

                      Anonymous   Remembering Peter Lyngbaek . . . . . . . 4--4
                   William Kent   The breakdown of the information model
                                  in multi-database systems  . . . . . . . 10--15
                V. Ventrone and   
                      S. Heiler   Semantic heterogeneity as a result of
                                  domain evolution . . . . . . . . . . . . 16--20
            Leonid Kalinichenko   An anatomy of the information resource
                                  semantic abstraction . . . . . . . . . . 21--24
             Frank Eliassen and   
                  Randi Karlsen   Interoperability and object identity . . 25--29
              M. F. Worboys and   
                     S. M. Deen   Semantic heterogeneity in distributed
                                  geographic databases . . . . . . . . . . 30--34
       Dipayan Gangopadhyay and   
                    T. Barsalou   On the semantic equivalence of
                                  heterogeneous representations in
                                  multimodel multidatabase systems . . . . 35--39
                  J. Geller and   
                    Y. Perl and   
                  E. J. Neuhold   Structure and semantics in OODB class
                                  specifications . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40--43
                  F. Saltor and   
             M. Castellanos and   
        M. García-Solaco   Suitability of data models as canonical
                                  models for federated databases . . . . . 44--48
       Stefano Spaccapietra and   
               Christine Parent   Conflicts and correspondence assertions
                                  in interoperable databases . . . . . . . 49--54
             Susan D. Urban and   
                        Jian Wu   Resolving semantic heterogeneity through
                                  the explicit representation of data
                                  model semantics  . . . . . . . . . . . . 55--58
           Peter Fankhauser and   
             Martin Kracker and   
               Erich J. Neuhold   Semantic vs. structural resemblance of
                                  classes  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 59--63
             P. Frankhauser and   
                 M. Kracker and   
                  E. J. Neuhold   Semantic vs. structural resemblance of
                                  classes  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 59--63
         Abhirup Chatterjee and   
                     Arie Segev   Data manipulation in heterogeneous
                                  databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 64--68
              Doyle Weishar and   
               Larry Kerschberg   Data/knowledge packets as a means of
                                  supporting semantic heterogeneity in
                                  multidatabase systems  . . . . . . . . . 69--73
              Witold Litwin and   
                M. Ketabchi and   
             Ravi Krishnamurthy   First order normal form for relational
                                  databases and multidatabases . . . . . . 74--76
             Michael Siegel and   
              Stuart E. Madnick   Context interchange: sharing the meaning
                                  of data  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 77--78
                 Clement Yu and   
                   Biao Jia and   
                    Wei Sun and   
                        Son Dao   Determining relationships among names in
                                  heterogeneous databases  . . . . . . . . 79--80
               Kian-Lee Tan and   
                     Hongjun Lu   A note on the strategy space of multiway
                                  join query optimization problem in
                                  parallel systems . . . . . . . . . . . . 81--82
                      Cheng Hsu   The metadatabase project at Rensselaer   83--90
                   Frank Manola   The third-generation/OODBMS manifesto,
                                  commercial version . . . . . . . . . . . 91--91
          Marie-Anne Neimat and   
                Ming-Chien Shan   Database research at HP Labs . . . . . . 92--97
                    Shalom Tsur   Some recent developments in deductive
                                  databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 98--101
              Marianne Winslett   Funding for small US businesses and from
                                  DARPA and NASA . . . . . . . . . . . . . 102--104


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 21, Number 1, March, 1992

               Lawrence A. Rowe   A retrospective on database application
                                  development frameworks . . . . . . . . . 5--10
                 Roger King and   
                  Michael Novak   Building reusable data representations
                                  with FaceKit . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11--17
           Belinda B. Flynn and   
                    David Maier   Supporting display generation for
                                  complex database objects . . . . . . . . 18--24
              Jan Paredaens and   
        Jan Van den Bussche and   
               Marc Andries and   
                 Marc Gemis and   
               Marc Gyssens and   
              Inge Thyssens and   
             Dirk Van Gucht and   
              Vijay Sarathy and   
                Lawrence Saxton   An overview of GOOD  . . . . . . . . . . 25--31
                  P. Borras and   
                J. C. Mamou and   
                 D. Plateau and   
                   B. Poyet and   
                      D. Tallot   Building user interfaces for database
                                  applications: the O$_2$ experience . . . 32--38
         Mariano P. Consens and   
             Isabel F. Cruz and   
           Alberto O. Mendelzon   Visualizing queries and querying
                                  visualizations . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39--46
        Yannis E. Ioannidis and   
                Miron Livny and   
                  Eben M. Haber   Graphical user interfaces for the
                                  management of scientific experiments and
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 47--53
                   Amihai Motro   Annotating answers with their properties
                                  (database queries) . . . . . . . . . . . 54--57
                   Michel Kuntz   The gist of GIUKU: graphical interactive
                                  intelligent utilities for knowledgeable
                                  users of data base systems . . . . . . . 58--64
               Michael M. David   Advanced capabilities of the outer join
                                  (SQL)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 65--70
               Priti Mishra and   
                  Margaret Eich   Functional completeness in
                                  object-oriented databases  . . . . . . . 71--83
                    Dan Jonsson   Formal syntax and semantics of a
                                  reconstructed relational database system 84--89
                Peter R. Wilson   EUG'91 meeting notes . . . . . . . . . . 90--92
                Valery Soloviev   An overview of three commercial
                                  object-oriented database management
                                  systems: ONTOS, ObjectStore, and O${}_2$ 93--104
                  G. Pernul and   
                        G. Luef   Bibliography on database security  . . . 105--122
              Stefan Conrad and   
                 Martin Gogolla   An annotated bibliography on
                                  object-orientation and deduction . . . . 123--132
              Erich Neuhold and   
                   Volker Turau   Database research at IPSI  . . . . . . . 133--138
             K. Ramamritham and   
                    E. Moss and   
            J. A. Stankovic and   
                 D. Stemple and   
                   B. Croft and   
                     D. Towsley   Summary of database research activities
                                  at the University of Massachusetts,
                                  Amherst  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 139--143

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 21, Number 2, June, 1992

                    Jeff Dozier   Keynote address: access to data in
                                  NASA's Earth observing system  . . . . . 1--1
                  Ulla Merz and   
                     Roger King   DIRECT: a query facility for multiple
                                  databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2--2
               A. Celentano and   
               M. G. Fugini and   
                       S. Pozzi   Conceptual document browsing and
                                  retrieval in Kabiria . . . . . . . . . . 3--3
         Rowland R. Johnson and   
              Mandy Goldner and   
                  Mitch Lee and   
                Keith McKay and   
            Robert Shectman and   
                  John Woodruff   USD --- a database management system for
                                  scientific research  . . . . . . . . . . 4--4
            Michael Gesmann and   
         Andreas Grasnickel and   
           Theo Härder and   
       Christoph Hübel and   
        Wolfgang Käfer and   
         Bernhard Mitschang and   
           Harald Schöning   PRIMA --- a database system supporting
                                  dynamically defined composite objects    5--5
                       Jim Gray   Database and transaction processing
                                  benchmarks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6--6
      François Bancilhon   The O$_2$ object-oriented database
                                  system . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7--7
                 Jack Orenstein   Architectures for object data management 8--8
              Sumit Ganguly and   
                Waqar Hasan and   
             Ravi Krishnamurthy   Query optimization for parallel
                                  execution  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9--18
                       Wei Hong   Exploiting inter-operation parallelism
                                  in XPRS  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19--28
    Shahram Ghandeharizadeh and   
            David J. DeWitt and   
                 Waheed Qureshi   A performance analysis of alternative
                                  multi-attribute declustering strategies  29--38
             Hamid Pirahesh and   
      Joseph M. Hellerstein and   
                    Waqar Hasan   Extensible/rule based query rewrite
                                  optimization in Starburst  . . . . . . . 39--48
                 Eric N. Hanson   Rule condition testing and action
                                  execution in Ariel . . . . . . . . . . . 49--58
            Alexander Aiken and   
             Jennifer Widom and   
          Joseph M. Hellerstein   Behavior of database production rules:
                                  termination, confluence, and observable
                                  determinism  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 59--68
                 Andrew E. Wade   Full distribution in Objectivity/DB  . . 69--69
               Douglas K. Barry   ITASCA Distributed ODBMS . . . . . . . . 70--70
                 Isabel F. Cruz   DOODLE: a visual language for
                                  object-oriented databases  . . . . . . . 71--80
               N. H. Gehani and   
             H. V. Jagadish and   
                     O. Shmueli   Event specification in an active
                                  object-oriented database . . . . . . . . 81--90
          Daniel F. Lieuwen and   
                David J. DeWitt   A transformation-based approach to
                                  optimizing loops in database programming
                                  languages  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 91--100
                Arnon Rosenthal   What can we do to strengthen the
                                  connection between theory and system
                                  builders (panel) . . . . . . . . . . . . 101--101
                       Jay Kasi   High performance and availability
                                  through data distribution  . . . . . . . 102--102
                  Wayne Davison   Parallel index building in Informix
                                  OnLine 6.0 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 103--103
                 D. Agrawal and   
               A. El Abbadi and   
                     R. Jeffers   Using delayed commitment in locking
                                  protocols for real-time databases  . . . 104--113
                   Asit Dan and   
                   Philip S. Yu   Performance analysis of coherency
                                  control policies through lock retention  114--123
                   C. Mohan and   
             Hamid Pirahesh and   
                  Raymond Lorie   Efficient and flexible methods for
                                  transient versioning of records to avoid
                                  locking by read-only transactions  . . . 124--133
              Chee Chin Low and   
              Beng Chin Ooi and   
                     Hongjun Lu   H-trees: a dynamic associative search
                                  index for OODB . . . . . . . . . . . . . 134--143
       Manolis M. Tsangaris and   
            Jeffrey F. Naughton   On the performance of object clustering
                                  techniques . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 144--153
                    Michael Ley   The term retrieval abstract machine  . . 154--163
                  Roger Bamford   Using multiversioning to improve
                                  performance without loss of consistency
                                  (Abstract Only)  . . . . . . . . . . . . 164--164
              Marc Descollonges   A concurrency model for transaction
                                  management . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 164--164
        Michael J. Franklin and   
        Michael J. Zwilling and   
                  C. K. Tan and   
           Michael J. Carey and   
                David J. DeWitt   Crash recovery in client-server EXODUS   165--174
             Anant Jhingran and   
                 Pratap Khedkar   Analysis of recovery in a database
                                  system using a write-ahead log protocol  175--184
                 David B. Lomet   MLR: a recovery method for multi-level
                                  systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 185--194
              Ibrahim Kamel and   
             Christos Faloutsos   Parallel R-trees . . . . . . . . . . . . 195--204
               Erik G. Hoel and   
                    Hanan Samet   A qualitative comparison study of data
                                  structures for large line segment
                                  databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 205--214
          Anastasia Analyti and   
                 Sakti Pramanik   Fast search in main memory databases . . 215--224
                    Pedro Celis   Distribution, parallelism, and
                                  availability in nonstop SQL  . . . . . . 225--225
         Michael Rabinovich and   
             Edward D. Lazowska   Improving fault tolerance and supporting
                                  partial writes in structured coterie
                                  protocols for replicated objects . . . . 226--235
               Anupam Bhide and   
                Ambuj Goyal and   
                Hui-I Hsiao and   
                 Anant Jhingran   An efficient scheme for providing high
                                  availability . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 236--245
       Christos A. Polyzois and   
           Hector Garcia-Molina   Evaluation of remote backup algorithms
                                  for transaction processing systems . . . 246--255
    Rosana S. G. Lanzelotte and   
          Patrick Valduriez and   
                Mohamed Za\"\it   Optimization of object-oriented
                                  recursive queries using cost-controlled
                                  strategies . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 256--265
        Wolfgang Käfer and   
           Harald Schöning   Realizing a temporal complex-object data
                                  model  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 266--275
             Alexandros Biliris   The performance of three database
                                  storage structures for managing large
                                  objects  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 276--285
                       Yun Wang   Experience from a real life query
                                  optimizer  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 286--286
               T. K. Rengarajan   Rdb/VMS support for multi-media
                                  databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 287--287
            Sharad Mehrotra and   
             Rajeev Rastogi and   
             Yuri Breitbart and   
             Henry F. Korth and   
               Avi Silberschatz   The concurrency control problem in
                                  multidatabases: characteristics and
                                  solutions  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 288--297
              Dennis Shasha and   
                 Eric Simon and   
              Patrick Valduriez   Simple rational guidance for chopping up
                                  transactions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 298--307
                    Erhard Rahm   Performance evaluation of extended
                                  storage architectures for transaction
                                  processing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 308--317
                Paula J. Cowley   Scientific data management: real-world
                                  issues and requirements  . . . . . . . . 318--318
                  Hong-Tai Chou   The design and implementation of
                                  persistent transactions in an object
                                  database system  . . . . . . . . . . . . 319--319
               Craig Harris and   
                Madhu Reddy and   
                     Carl Woolf   A high performance multiversion
                                  concurrency control protocol for object
                                  databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 320--320
              Douglas Terry and   
             David Goldberg and   
              David Nichols and   
                      Brian Oki   Continuous queries over append-only
                                  databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 321--330
              V. Srinivasan and   
               Michael J. Carey   Compensation-based on-line query
                                  processing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 331--340
              Peter J. Haas and   
                  Arun N. Swami   Sequential sampling procedures for query
                                  size estimation  . . . . . . . . . . . . 341--350
                David Lomet and   
                 Betty Salzberg   Access method concurrency with recovery  351--360
                   C. Mohan and   
                Inderpal Narang   Algorithms for creating indexes for very
                                  large tables without quiescing updates   361--370
                   C. Mohan and   
                   Frank Levine   ARIES/IM: an efficient and high
                                  concurrency index management method
                                  using write-ahead logging  . . . . . . . 371--380
                    Fred Carter   Extending INGRES with methods and
                                  triggers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 381--381
                Richard Bigelow   Implementation of general constraints in
                                  SIM  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 382--382
               Sophie Cluet and   
                 Claude Delobel   A general framework for the optimization
                                  of object-oriented queries . . . . . . . 383--392
              Michael Kifer and   
                    Won Kim and   
                 Yehoshua Sagiv   Querying object-oriented databases . . . 393--402
             Jack Orenstein and   
             Sam Haradhvala and   
           Benson Margulies and   
                   Don Sakahara   Query processing in the ObjectStore
                                  database system  . . . . . . . . . . . . 403--412
                    Paul Melmon   The Sybase Open Server . . . . . . . . . 413--413
                  Scott Newmann   Multi-vendor interoperability through
                                  SQL access . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 414--414

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 21, Number 3, September, 1992

                 Jennifer Widom   A denotational semantics for the
                                  Starburst production rule language . . . 4--9
                John F. Roddick   SQL/SE: a query language extension for
                                  databases supporting schema evolution    10--16
           J. Michael Pratt and   
                   Maxine Cohen   A process-oriented scientific database
                                  model  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17--25
     Wolfgang L. J. Kowarschick   Semantic optimization: what are
                                  disjunctive residues useful for? . . . . 26--32
                     H. W. Buff   The rational model contra entity
                                  relationship?  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33--34
               C. S. Jensen and   
                J. Clifford and   
                S. K. Gadia and   
                   A. Segev and   
                R. T. Snodgrass   A glossary of temporal database concepts 35--43
          Bhavani Thuraisingham   Current status of R&D in trusted database
                                  management systems . . . . . . . . . . . 44--50
                 A. M. Tjoa and   
                       G. Vinek   Database research activities at the
                                  University of Vienna . . . . . . . . . . 51--55
                    David Lomet   A review of recent work on
                                  multi-attribute access methods . . . . . 56--63
              Marianne Winslett   Opportunities in the US from NSF, DARPA,
                                  and NASA . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 64--67

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 21, Number 4, December, 1992

                 Hongjun Lu and   
              Beng-Chin Ooi and   
                 Cheng-Hian Goh   On global multidatabase query
                                  optimization . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6--11
                 Yibei Ling and   
                        Wei Sun   A supplement to sampling-based methods
                                  for query size estimation in a database
                                  system . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12--15
         Özgür Ulusoy   Current research on real-time databases  16--21
                 S. L. Hung and   
                      K. Y. Lam   Locking protocols for concurrency
                                  control in real-time database systems    22--27
          Werner Kießling   A complex benchmark for logic
                                  programming and deductive databases, or
                                  who can beat the N-queens? . . . . . . . 28--34
                John F. Roddick   Schema evolution in database systems: an
                                  annotated bibliography . . . . . . . . . 35--40
            Ron Sacks-Davis and   
         Kotagiri Ramamohanarao   Database research at CITRI . . . . . . . 41--47
           M. P. Papazoglou and   
              M. McLoughlin and   
                 E. Lindsay and   
                      S. Willie   Database research at the Queensland
                                  Univ. of Technology  . . . . . . . . . . 48--52
                John Zeleznikow   Database research at La Trobe University 53--56
              Marianne Winslett   The winds of change? . . . . . . . . . . 57--61


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 22, Number 1, March, 1993

                   Opher Etzion   Pardes --- a Data Driven Oriented Active
                                  Database Model . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7--14
                Shashi K. Gadia   Parametric Databases: seamless
                                  integration of spatial, temporal, belief
                                  and ordinary data  . . . . . . . . . . . 15--20
              Markus Tresch and   
                 Marc H. Scholl   Schema Transformation without Database
                                  Reorganization . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21--27
             C. R. Costilla and   
                  M. J. Bas and   
                    J. Villamor   SIRIO: a Distributed Information System
                                  over a Heterogeneous Computer Network    28--33
        Tomasz Imie\'linski and   
                B. R. Badrinath   Data Management for Mobile Computing . . 34--39
         M. Tamer Özsu and   
             Umeshwar Dayal and   
              Patrick Valduriez   Workshop Report: International Workshop
                                  on Distributed Object Management . . . . 40--54
                     H. W. Buff   Remarks on two new theorems of Date and
                                  Fagin  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 55--56
                 C. J. Date and   
                   Ronald Fagin   Response to ``Remarks on two new
                                  theorems of Date and Fagin'' . . . . . . 57--58
          Khaled K. Al-Taha and   
       Richard T. Snodgrass and   
                 Michael D. Soo   Bibliography on Spatiotemporal Databases 59--67
          Daniel Barbará   Extending the Scope of Database Services 68--73
                      Anonymous   Database research at Wisconsin . . . . . 74--81
             Univ. of Wisconsin   Database research at Wisconsin . . . . . 74--81
                 H. V. Jagadish   Database Research at AT&T Bell
                                  Laboratories . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 82--88
              Marianne Winslett   Database Research Funding: Change at
                                  ONR, and Many Funding Announcements
                                  Elsewhere  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 89--95

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 22, Number 2, June, 1993

        Michael Stonebraker and   
                   Jim Frew and   
               Kenn Gardels and   
                  Jeff Meredith   The SEQUOIA 2000 storage benchmark . . . 2--11
           Michael J. Carey and   
            David J. DeWitt and   
            Jeffrey F. Naughton   The 007 Benchmark  . . . . . . . . . . . 12--21
       Scott T. Leutenegger and   
                    Daniel Dias   A modeling study of the TPC-C benchmark  22--31
            Serge Abiteboul and   
               Georg Lausen and   
               Heinz Uphoff and   
                Emmanuel Waller   Methods and rules  . . . . . . . . . . . 32--41
             David A. Brant and   
             Daniel P. Miranker   Index support for rule activation  . . . 42--48
               Ashish Gupta and   
                 Jennifer Widom   Local verification of global integrity
                                  constraints in distributed databases . . 49--58
            HweeHwa H. Pang and   
           Michael J. Carey and   
                    Miron Livny   Partially preemptible hash joins . . . . 59--68
               Ming-Ling Lo and   
             Ming-Syan Chen and   
          C. V. Ravishankar and   
                   Philip S. Yu   On optimal processor allocation to
                                  support pipelined hash joins . . . . . . 69--78
                    Wei Sun and   
                 Yibei Ling and   
             Naphtali Rishe and   
                        Yi Deng   An instant and accurate size estimation
                                  method for joins and selection in a
                                  retrieval-intensive environment  . . . . 79--88
       José Meseguer and   
                   Xiaolei Qian   A logical semantics for object-oriented
                                  databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 89--98
                   E. Anwar and   
                  L. Maugis and   
                S. Chakravarthy   A new perspective on rule support for
                                  object-oriented databases  . . . . . . . 99--108
        R. Ananthanarayanan and   
            V. Gottemukkala and   
                  W. Kaefer and   
               T. J. Lehman and   
                    H. Pirahesh   Using the co-existence approach to
                                  achieve combined functionality of
                                  object-oriented and relational systems   109--118
              Ambuj Shatdal and   
            Jeffrey F. Naughton   Using shared virtual memory for parallel
                                  join processing  . . . . . . . . . . . . 119--128
            Anthony Tomasic and   
Héctor García-Molina   Caching and database scaling in
                                  distributed shared-nothing information
                                  retrieval systems  . . . . . . . . . . . 129--138
                   C. Mohan and   
                Inderpal Narang   An efficient and flexible method for
                                  archiving a data base  . . . . . . . . . 139--146
             Marcia A. Derr and   
         Shinichi Morishita and   
                Geoffrey Phipps   Design and implementation of the
                                  Glue-Nail database system  . . . . . . . 147--156
               Ashish Gupta and   
      Inderpal Singh Mumick and   
             V. S. Subrahmanian   Maintaining views incrementally  . . . . 157--166
         Raghu Ramakrishnan and   
          Divesh Srivastava and   
               S. Sudarshan and   
               Praveen Seshadri   Implementation of the CORAL deductive
                                  database system  . . . . . . . . . . . . 167--176
         Elliot K. Kolodner and   
               William E. Weihl   Atomic incremental garbage collection
                                  and recovery for a large stable heap . . 177--186
               John S. Keen and   
               William J. Dally   Performance evaluation of ephemeral
                                  logging  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 187--196
                    D. Hong and   
                 T. Johnson and   
                S. Chakravarthy   Real-time transaction scheduling: a cost
                                  conscious approach . . . . . . . . . . . 197--206
             Rakesh Agrawal and   
        Tomasz Imieli\'nski and   
                     Arun Swami   Mining association rules between sets of
                                  items in large databases . . . . . . . . 207--216
               Alex Borgida and   
             Ronald J. Brachman   Loading data into description reasoners  217--226
               X. Sean Wang and   
             Sushil Jajodia and   
             V. S. Subrahmanian   Temporal modules: an approach toward
                                  federated temporal databases . . . . . . 227--236
           Thomas Brinkhoff and   
         Hans-Peter Kriegel and   
                Bernhard Seeger   Efficient processing of spatial joins
                                  using R-trees  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 237--246
         Yoshiharu Ishikawa and   
          Hiroyuki Kitagawa and   
                     Nobuo Ohbo   Evaluation of signature files as set
                                  access facilities in OODBs . . . . . . . 247--256
        Kenneth M. Curewitz and   
                P. Krishnan and   
           Jeffrey Scott Vitter   Practical prefetching via data
                                  compression  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 257--266
      Joseph M. Hellerstein and   
            Michael Stonebraker   Predicate migration: optimizing queries
                                  with expensive predicates  . . . . . . . 267--276
       Ralf Hartmut Güting   Second-order signature: a tool for
                                  specifying data models, query
                                  processing, and optimization . . . . . . 277--286
    José A. Blakeley and   
         William J. McKenna and   
                   Goetz Graefe   Experiences building the Open OODB query
                                  optimizer  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 287--296
        Elizabeth J. O'Neil and   
          Patrick E. O'Neil and   
                 Gerhard Weikum   The LRU-K page replacement algorithm for
                                  database disk buffering  . . . . . . . . 297--306
              Cyril U. Orji and   
                Jon A. Solworth   Doubly distorted mirrors . . . . . . . . 307--316
              Robert Y. Hou and   
                   Yale N. Patt   Comparing rebuild algorithms for
                                  mirrored and RAID5 disk arrays . . . . . 317--326
              Witold Litwin and   
       Marie-Anne A. Neimat and   
           Donovan A. Schneider   LH${}^*$ --- linear hashing for
                                  distributed files  . . . . . . . . . . . 327--336
           Theodore Johnson and   
             Padmashree Krishna   Lazy updates for distributed search
                                  structure  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 337--346
               Jianzhong Li and   
                Doron Rotem and   
             Jaideep Srivastava   Algorithms for loading parallel grid
                                  files  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 347--356
               K. Vadaparty and   
           Y. A. Aslandogan and   
            G. Özsoyo\uglu   Towards a unified visual database access 357--366
                  Aaron Watters   Interpreting a reconstructed relational
                                  calculus (extended abstract) . . . . . . 367--376
              Catriel Beeri and   
                      Tova Milo   On the power of algebras with recursion  377--386
              Rafael Alonso and   
                 Henry F. Korth   Database system issues in nomadic
                                  computing  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 388--392
                Umesh Dayal and   
Héctor García-Molina and   
                    Mei Hsu and   
                    Ben Kao and   
                Ming-Chien Shan   Third generation TP monitors: a database
                                  challenge  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 393--397
               Max J. Egenhofer   What's special about spatial?: database
                                  requirements for vehicle navigation in
                                  geographic space . . . . . . . . . . . . 398--402
           Joann J. Ordille and   
               Barton P. Miller   Database challenges in global
                                  information systems  . . . . . . . . . . 403--407
              Stanley B. Zdonik   Incremental database systems: databases
                                  from the ground up . . . . . . . . . . . 408--412
           Michael J. Carey and   
              Laura M. Haas and   
                    Miron Livny   Tapes hold data, too: challenges of
                                  tuples on tertiary store . . . . . . . . 413--417
             H. V. Jagadish and   
                     Ed Fox and   
              Narain Gehani and   
                Ramesh Jain and   
                Hanan Samet and   
           Mike Stonebraker and   
                  John Thompson   Issues in multimedia databases . . . . . 419--419
                   Amihai Motro   What to teach about databases  . . . . . 420--420
                Ming-Chien Shan   Pegasus architecture and design
                                  principles . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 422--425
              Omran Bukhres and   
               Jiansan Chen and   
                    Rob Pezzoli   An InterBase system at BNR . . . . . . . 426--429
             Johannes Klein and   
               Francis Upton IV   Open DECdtm: constraint based
                                  transaction Management . . . . . . . . . 430--433
                 Gio Wiederhold   Intelligent integration of information   434--437
                Laurent Vieille   A deductive and object-oriented database
                                  system: why and how? . . . . . . . . . . 438--438
            Michael Stonebraker   The Miro DBMS  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 439--439
          Fernando Vélez   Modularity and tuning mechanisms in the
                                  ${O}_2$ system . . . . . . . . . . . . . 440--440
                 Andrew E. Wade   Single logical view over enterprise-wide
                                  distributed databases  . . . . . . . . . 441--444
                       C. Mohan   IBM's relational DBMS products: features
                                  and technologies . . . . . . . . . . . . 445--448
             Shinya Fushimi and   
             Masaru Kitsuregawa   GREO: a commercial database processor
                                  based on a pipelined hardware sorter . . 449--452
                  Emy Tseng and   
                   David Reiner   Parallel database processing on the KSR1
                                  computer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 453--455
               W. Woody Jin and   
         Marek Rusinkiewicz and   
                 Linda Ness and   
                     Amit Sheth   Concurrency control and recovery of
                                  multidatabase work flows in
                                  telecommunication applications . . . . . 456--459
                   Mark Sherman   Architecture of the Encina distributed
                                  transaction processing family  . . . . . 460--463
                 Malcolm Colton   Replicated data in a distributed
                                  environment  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 464--466
              Anoop Singhal and   
           Robert M. Arlein and   
                    Chi-Yuan Lo   DDB: an object oriented design data
                                  manager for VLSI CAD . . . . . . . . . . 467--470
            Rodolphe Nassif and   
                 Don Mitchusson   Issues and approaches for
                                  migration/cohabitation between legacy
                                  and new systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . 471--474
               James R. Thieman   The International Directory Network and
                                  connected data information systems for
                                  research in the Earth and space sciences 475--478
         Debajyoti Mukhopadhyay   Interoperability using APPC  . . . . . . 479--482
              Amit P. Sheth and   
               George Karabatis   Multidatabase interdependencies in
                                  industry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 483--486
                David Cohen and   
                Gary Larson and   
                    Larry Berke   Role of interoperability in business
                                  application development  . . . . . . . . 487--490
              Darrell Woelk and   
                 Paul Attie and   
               Phil Cannata and   
              Greg Meredith and   
                 Amit Sheth and   
             Munindar Singh and   
            Christine Tomlinson   Task scheduling using intertask
                                  dependencies in Carnot . . . . . . . . . 491--494
           Dhamir N. Mannai and   
                 Khaled Bugrara   Enhancing inter-operability and data
                                  sharing in medical information systems   495--498
              Mark A. Woyna and   
       John H. Christiansen and   
       Christopher W. Hield and   
             Kathy Lee Simunich   Modeling battlefield sensor environments
                                  with an object database management
                                  system . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 499--501
                  Tony Schaller   The INtersect concept for multidatabase
                                  system integration in the pharmaceutical
                                  industry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 502--503
                 Marc Gemis and   
              Jan Paredaens and   
              Inge Thyssens and   
            Jan Van den Bussche   GOOD: a graph-oriented object database
                                  system . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 505--510
         Mariano P. Consens and   
           Alberto O. Mendelzon   Hy+: a Hygraph-based query and
                                  visualization system . . . . . . . . . . 511--516
              Wesley W. Chu and   
      Matthew A. Merzbacher and   
             Ladislav Berkovich   The design and implementation of CoBase  517--522
           Arthur M. Keller and   
             Richard Jensen and   
               Shailesh Agarwal   Persistence software: bridging
                                  object-oriented programming and
                                  relational databases . . . . . . . . . . 523--528
             D. Küpper and   
                 M. Storbel and   
                 D. Rösner   NAUDA: a cooperative natural language
                                  interface to relational databases  . . . 529--533
           Omran A. Bukhres and   
               Jiansan Chen and   
        Ahmed K. Elmagarmid and   
              Xiangning Liu and   
                James G. Mullen   InterBase: a multidatabase prototype
                                  systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 534--539
           Stanley Y. W. Su and   
              Herman X. Lam and   
           Srinivasa Eddula and   
              Javier Arroyo and   
               Neeta Prasad and   
                 Ronghao Zhuang   OSAM${}^*$.KBMS: an object-oriented
                                  knowledge base management system for
                                  supporting advanced applications . . . . 540--541
            Axel Moenkeberg and   
              Peter Zabback and   
             Christof Hasse and   
                 Gerhard Weikum   The COMFORT prototype: a step towards
                                  automated database performance tuning    542--543
         Raghu Ramakrishnan and   
            William G. Roth and   
           Praveen Seshadri and   
          Divesh Srivastava and   
                   S. Sudarshan   The CORAL deductive database system  . . 544--545 (or 541--545??)
               M. Andersson and   
              A.-M. Auddino and   
                  Y. Dupont and   
                 E. Fontana and   
                 M. Gentile and   
                S. Spaccapietra   The ``SUPER'' project  . . . . . . . . . 546--547
       Boris E. Polyachenko and   
                Filipp I. Andon   Instrumental complex of parallel
                                  software system development and
                                  operating environment support for
                                  distributed processing within
                                  multitransputer systems, TRANSSOFT . . . 548--549
                  F. Cacace and   
                    S. Ceri and   
         S. Crespi-Reghizzi and   
              P. Fraternali and   
              S. Paraboschi and   
                       L. Tanca   The LOGRES prototype . . . . . . . . . . 550--551
                 Steve Ford and   
    José A. Blakeley and   
               Thomas J. Bannon   Open OODB: a modular object-oriented
                                  DBMS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 552--553
                   W. Hasan and   
                 M. Heytens and   
                C. Kolovson and   
               M.-A. Neimat and   
              S. Potamianos and   
                   D. Schneider   Papyrus GIS demonstration  . . . . . . . 554--555
            Thomas C. Rakow and   
                     Peter Muth   The V$^3$ video server --- managing
                                  analog and digital video clips . . . . . 556--557
                 Peter Muth and   
                Thomas C. Rakow   VODAK open nested transactions ---
                                  visualizing database internals . . . . . 558--559
            Allen Luniewski and   
              Peter Schwarz and   
                Kurt Shoens and   
                 Jim Stamos and   
                    John Thomas   Information organization using Rufus . . 560--561
                Yigal Arens and   
                 Craig Knoblock   SIMS: Retrieving and integrating
                                  information from multiple sources  . . . 562--563

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 22, Number 3, September, 1993

              Marianne Winslett   SIGMOD goes online: new member services
                                  via Internet . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4--6
                Irina Athanasiu   Helping Computer Scientists in Romania   7--7
              Niki Pissinou and   
                  Kia Makki and   
                   Yelena Yesha   On Temporal Modeling in the Context of
                                  Object Databases . . . . . . . . . . . . 8--15
                 Simon Monk and   
                Ian Sommerville   Schema Evolution in OODBs Using Class
                                  Versioning . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16--22
               Y. Breitbart and   
                  A. Deacon and   
                H.-J. Schek and   
                   A. Sheth and   
                      G. Weikum   Merging application-centric and
                                  data-centric approaches to support
                                  transaction-oriented multi-system
                                  workflows  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23--30
                Y. Breibart and   
                  A. Deacon and   
                H.-J. Schek and   
                   A. Sheth and   
                      G. Weikum   Merging Application-centric and
                                  Data-centric Approaches to Support
                                  Transaction-oriented Multi-system
                                  Workflows  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23
               Mark A. Roth and   
              Scott J. Van Horn   Database Compression . . . . . . . . . . 31--39
           P. Krishna Reddy and   
                 Subhash Bhalla   Deadlock Prevention in a Distributed
                                  Database System  . . . . . . . . . . . . 40--46
                   Pam Drew and   
                 Roger King and   
              Dennis McLeod and   
         Marek Rusinkiewicz and   
               Avi Silberschatz   Report of the Workshop on Semantic
                                  Heterogeneity and Interoperation in
                                  Multidatabase Systems  . . . . . . . . . 47--56
                    Ramesh Jain   NSF Workshop on Visual Information
                                  Management Systems . . . . . . . . . . . 57--75
                   Goetz Graefe   Options in Physical Database Design  . . 76--83
          University of Florida   Database research at the University of
                                  Florida  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 84--90
              Maria E. Orlowska   Database Research at the University of
                                  Queensland . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 91--95
          Marianne Winslett and   
              Iris Sheauyin Chu   Timely Access to Future Funding
                                  Announcements  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 96--98
               Keith G. Jeffrey   Database Conference Calendar . . . . . . 99--101

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 22, Number 4, December, 1993

              S. Scholerman and   
                  L. Miller and   
                  J. Tenner and   
                 S. Tomanek and   
                    M. Zolliker   Relational database integration in the
                                  IBM AS/400 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5--10
  \.Ismailcem Budak Arpinar and   
      Asuman Do\ugaç and   
                 Cem Evrendilek   Moodview: An Advanced Graphical User
                                  Interface for OODBMSs  . . . . . . . . . 11--18
                 Uffe Kock Wiil   Experiences with HyperBase: a Hypertext
                                  Database Supporting Collaborative Work   19--25
                Mark Levene and   
    Alexandra Poulovassilis and   
           Kerima Benkerimi and   
              Sara Schwartz and   
                       Eran Tuv   Implementation of a Graph-Based Data
                                  Model for Complex Objects  . . . . . . . 26--31
                    Erhard Rahm   Parallel Query Processing in Shared Disk
                                  Database Systems . . . . . . . . . . . . 32--37
               Le Gruenwald and   
                     Sichen Liu   A Performance Study of Concurrency
                                  Control in a Real-Time Main Memory
                                  Database System  . . . . . . . . . . . . 38--44
          Matunda Nyanchama and   
                  Sylvia Osborn   Role-Based Security, Object Oriented
                                  Databases and Separation of Duty . . . . 45--51
      Bhavani Thuraisingham and   
                    Hai-Ping Ko   Concurrency control in trusted database
                                  management systems: a survey . . . . . . 52--59
     Bhavani Thurasisingham and   
                    Hai-Ping Ko   Concurrency Control in Trusted Database
                                  Management Systems: a Survey . . . . . . 52
                Hongjun Lee and   
            Hock Chuan Chan and   
                   Kwok Kee Wei   A survey on usage of SQL . . . . . . . . 60--65
                 Hongjun Lu and   
            Hock Chuan Chan and   
                   Kwok Kee Wei   A Survey on Usage of SQL . . . . . . . . 60--65
                     Nick Kline   An Update of the Temporal Database
                                  Bibliography . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 66--80
                David Maier and   
             Lois Delcambre and   
                  Calton Pu and   
                Jon Walpole and   
               Goetz Graefe and   
                    Len Shapiro   Database research at the Data-Intensive
                                  Systems Center . . . . . . . . . . . . . 81--86
             P. M. G. Apers and   
                H. Balsters and   
              H. M. Blanken and   
                R. A. de By and   
           M. A. W. Houtsma and   
         P. A. C. Verkoulen and   
                 A. N. Wilschut   Database research at the University of
                                  Twente . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 87--91
              Marianne Winslett   NSF and HPCC Under Attack  . . . . . . . 92--95


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 23, Number 1, March, 1994

            Michael Stonebraker   In memory of Bob Kooi (1951--1993) . . . 3--3
                        Won Kim   Observations on the ODMG-93 proposal for
                                  an object-oriented database language . . 4--9
              Werner Dreyer and   
     Angelika Kotz Dittrich and   
                   Duri Schmidt   Research Perspectives for Time Series
                                  Management Systems . . . . . . . . . . . 10--15
                        Li Yang   A Hypertext Query Language for Images    16--20
          Oscar Díaz and   
               Arturo Jaime and   
            Norman W. Paton and   
             Ghassan al-Qaimari   Supporting Dynamic Displays Using Active
                                  Rules  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21--26
            Andreas Geppert and   
              Klaus R. Dittrich   Constructing the next 100 database
                                  management systems: like the handyman or
                                  like the engineer? . . . . . . . . . . . 27--33
           Richard T. Snodgrass   Section Overview: Temporal Database
                                  Infrastructure . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34
              Niki Pissinou and   
       Richard T. Snodgrass and   
              Ramez Elmasri and   
         Inderpal S. Mumick and   
            Tamer Özsu and   
            Barbara Pernici and   
                 Arie Segev and   
         Babis Theodoulidis and   
                 Umeshwar Dayal   Towards an infrastructure for temporal
                                  databases: report of an invitational
                                  ARPA/NSF workshop  . . . . . . . . . . . 35--51
             Curtis Dyreson and   
               Fabio Grandi and   
        Wolfgang Käfer and   
                 Nick Kline and   
            Nikos Lorentzos and   
         Yannis Mitsopoulos and   
           Angelo Montanari and   
               Daniel Nonen and   
              Elisa Peressi and   
            Barbara Pernici and   
            John F. Roddick and   
           Nandlal L. Sarda and   
          Maria Rita Scalas and   
                 Arie Segev and   
       Richard T. Snodgrass and   
                Mike D. Soo and   
            Abdullah Tansel and   
              Paolo Tiberio and   
                 Gio Wiederhold   A consensus glossary of temporal
                                  database concepts  . . . . . . . . . . . 52--64
        Christian S. Jensen and   
                J. Clifford and   
                 R. Elmasri and   
                S. K. Gadia and   
                   P. Hayes and   
                 S. Jajodia and   
                 C. Dyreson and   
                  F. Grandi and   
                   W. Kafer and   
                   N. Kline and   
               N. Lorentzos and   
             Y. Mitsopoulos and   
               A. Montanari and   
                   D. Nonen and   
                 E. Peressi and   
                 B. Pernici and   
              J. F. Roddick and   
                N. L. Sarda and   
               M. R. Scalas and   
                   A. Segev and   
            R. T. Snodgrass and   
                  M. D. Soo and   
                  A. Tansel and   
                 P. Tiberio and   
                  G. Wiederhold   A Consensus Glossary of Temporal
                                  Database Concepts  . . . . . . . . . . . 52--64
       Richard T. Snodgrass and   
                  Ilsoo Ahn and   
                 Gadi Ariav and   
                 Don Batory and   
             James Clifford and   
          Curtis E. Dyreson and   
              Ramez Elmasri and   
               Fabio Grandi and   
        Christian S. Jensen and   
        Wolfgang Käfer and   
                 Nick Kline and   
           Krishna Kulkarni and   
          T. Y. Cliff Leung and   
            Nikos Lorentzos and   
            John F. Roddick and   
                 Arie Segev and   
             Michael D. Soo and   
       Suryanarayana M. Sripada   TSQL2 Language Specification . . . . . . 65--86
              Peter Buneman and   
              Leonid Libkin and   
                  Dan Suciu and   
                 Val Tannen and   
                   Limsoon Wong   Comprehension Syntax . . . . . . . . . . 87--96
                  Arjan Loeffen   Text databases: a survey of text models
                                  and systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 97--106
    Claudia Bauzer Medeiros and   
                   Fatima Pires   Databases for GIS  . . . . . . . . . . . 107--115
    Claudia Bauzer Medieros and   
                   Fatima Pires   Databases for GIS  . . . . . . . . . . . 107
            Moira C. Norrie and   
           Stephen M. Blott and   
       Hans-Jörg Schek and   
                 Gerhard Weikum   The database research group at ETH Zürich 116--121
                      Anonymous   The Database Research Group at ETH
                                  Zurich . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 116
              Leonard Gallagher   Influencing database language standards  122--127
              Leonard Gallaghar   Database Standards Activities  . . . . . 122
                  Rafael Alonso   Trade Press News . . . . . . . . . . . . 128
              Marianne Winslett   Progress on HPCC and NII . . . . . . . . 129--133
              Marianne Winslett   Database Research Funding  . . . . . . . 129

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 23, Number 2, June, 1994

      Daniel Barbará and   
            Tomasz Imieli\'nski   Sleepers and Workaholics: Caching
                                  Strategies in Mobile Environments  . . . 1--12
                Yixiu Huang and   
              Prasad Sistla and   
                   Ouri Wolfson   Data Replication for Mobile Computers    13--24
        Tomasz Imieli\'nski and   
             S. Viswanathan and   
                B. R. Badrinath   Energy Efficient Indexing on Air . . . . 25--36
                      Ilsoo Ahn   SIGMOD challenges paper: database issues
                                  in telecommunications network management 37--43
                 A. Biliris and   
                     S. Dar and   
                  N. Gehani and   
             H. V. Jagadish and   
                 K. Ramamritham   ASSET: a System for Supporting Extended
                                  Transactions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 44--54
                   C. Mohan and   
                Inderpal Narang   ARIES/CSA: a Method for Database
                                  Recovery in Client-Server Architectures  55--66
               Aidong Zhang and   
              Marian Nodine and   
            Bharat Bhargava and   
                  Omran Bukhres   Ensuring Relaxed Atomicity for Flexible
                                  Transactions in Multidatabase Systems    67--78
              Steven Berson and   
    Shahram Ghandeharizadeh and   
              Richard Muntz and   
                     Xiangyu Ju   Staggered striping in multimedia
                                  information systems  . . . . . . . . . . 79--90
                Simon Gibbs and   
      Christian Breiteneder and   
             Dennis Tsichritzis   Data modeling of time-based media  . . . 91--102
      Inderpal Singh Mumick and   
                 Hamid Pirahesh   Implementation of Magic-sets in a
                                  Relational Database System . . . . . . . 103--114
        Jason Tsong-Li Wang and   
             Gung-Wei Chirn and   
             Thomas G. Marr and   
              Bruce Shapiro and   
              Dennis Shasha and   
                 Kaizhong Zhang   Combinatorial Pattern Discovery for
                                  Scientific Data: Some Preliminary
                                  Results  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 115--125
               Luis Gravano and   
Héctor García-Molina and   
                Anthony Tomasic   The Effectiveness of GIOSS for the Text
                                  Database Discovery Problem . . . . . . . 126--137
        Yannis E. Ioannidis and   
                 Yezdi Lashkari   Incomplete Path Expressions and their
                                  Disambiguation . . . . . . . . . . . . . 138--149
            Richard L. Cole and   
                   Goetz Graefe   Optimization of Dynamic Query Evaluation
                                  Plans  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 150--160
       Chungmin Melvin Chen and   
              Nick Roussopoulos   Adaptive Selectivity Estimation Using
                                  Query Feedback . . . . . . . . . . . . . 161--172
                 Arun Swami and   
           K. Bernhard Schiefer   Estimating Page Fetches for Index Scans
                                  with Finite LRU Buffers  . . . . . . . . 173--184
                Hui-I Hsiao and   
             Ming-Syan Chen and   
                   Philip S. Yu   On Parallel Execution of Multiple
                                  Pipelined Hash Joins . . . . . . . . . . 185--196
           Thomas Brinkhoff and   
         Hans-Peter Kriegel and   
             Ralf Schneider and   
                Bernhard Seeger   Multi-Step Processing of Spatial Joins   197--208
               Ming-Ling Lo and   
          Chinya V. Ravishankar   Spatial Joins Using Seeded Trees . . . . 209--220
               HweeHwa Pang and   
           Michael J. Carey and   
                    Miron Livny   Managing Memory for Real-Time Queries    221--232
               Chris Nyberg and   
                Tom Barclay and   
           Zarka Cvetanovic and   
                   Jim Gray and   
                     Dave Lomet   AlphaSort: a RISC Machine Sort . . . . . 233--242
                   Jim Gray and   
         Prakash Sundaresan and   
            Susanne Englert and   
              Ken Baclawski and   
            Peter J. Weinberger   Quickly generating billion-record
                                  synthetic databases  . . . . . . . . . . 243--252
            Radek Vingralek and   
             Yuri Breitbart and   
                 Gerhard Weikum   Distributed File Organization with
                                  Scalable Cost/Performance  . . . . . . . 253--264
        Brigitte Kröll and   
                 Peter Widmayer   Distributing a search tree among a
                                  growing number of processors . . . . . . 265--276
                  B. Kroell and   
                    P. Widmayer   Distributing a Search Tree Among a
                                  Growing Number of Processors . . . . . . 265
           Hasanat M. Dewan and   
        Salvatore J. Stolfo and   
  Mauricio Hernández and   
                  Jae-Jun Hwang   Predictive Dynamic Load Balancing of
                                  Parallel and Distributed Rule and Query
                                  Processing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 277--288
            Anthony Tomasic and   
Héctor García-Molina and   
                    Kurt Shoens   Incremental Updates of Inverted Lists
                                  for Text Document Retrieval  . . . . . . 289--300
         Mariano P. Consens and   
                      Tova Milo   Optimizing Queries on Files  . . . . . . 301--312
           V. Christophides and   
               S. Abiteboul and   
                   S. Cluet and   
                      M. Scholl   From Structured Documents to Novel Query
                                  Facilities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 313--324
          Joseph M. Hellerstein   Practical Predicate Placement  . . . . . 325--335
                  A. Kemper and   
               G. Moerkotte and   
                K. Peithner and   
                  M. Steinbrunn   Optimizing Disjunctive Queries with
                                  Expensive Predicates . . . . . . . . . . 336--347
César A. Galindo-Legaria   Outerjoins as Disjunctions . . . . . . . 348--358
           Michael J. Carey and   
        Michael J. Franklin and   
           Markos Zaharioudakis   Fine-Grained Sharing in a Page Server
                                  OODBMS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 359--370
           Jonathan E. Cook and   
          Alexander L. Wolf and   
               Benjamin G. Zorn   Partition Selection Policies in Object
                                  Database Garbage Collection  . . . . . . 371--382
           Michael J. Carey and   
            David J. DeWitt and   
        Michael J. Franklin and   
              Nancy E. Hall and   
          Mark L. McAuliffe and   
        Jeffrey F. Naughton and   
            Daniel T. Schuh and   
          Marvin H. Solomon and   
                  C. K. Tan and   
       Odysseas G. Tsatalos and   
              Seth J. White and   
            Michael J. Zwilling   Shoring Up Persistent Applications . . . 383--394
              Seth J. White and   
                David J. DeWitt   QuickStore: a High Performance Mapped
                                  Object Store . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 395--406
     William J. McIver, Jr. and   
                     Roger King   Self-Adaptive, On-Line Reclustering of
                                  Complex Object Data  . . . . . . . . . . 407--418
         Christos Faloutsos and   
             M. Ranganathan and   
            Yannis Manolopoulos   Fast Subsequence Matching in Time-Series
                                  Databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 419--429
           Praveen Seshadri and   
                Miron Livny and   
             Raghu Ramakrishnan   Sequence Query Processing  . . . . . . . 430--441
       Konstantinos Sagonas and   
             Terrance Swift and   
                David S. Warren   XSB as an Efficient Deductive Database
                                  Engine . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 442--453
                  Shaul Dar and   
             Raghu Ramakrishnan   A Performance Study of Transitive
                                  Closure Algorithms . . . . . . . . . . . 454--465
               Michael J. Carey   Session: Parallel Database Systems in
                                  the 1990's . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 466--466
               Dean Daniels and   
               Lip Boon Doo and   
               Alan Downing and   
            Curtis Elsbernd and   
              Gary Hallmark and   
               Sandeep Jain and   
                Bob Jenkins and   
                  Peter Lim and   
               Gordon Smith and   
               Benny Souder and   
                     Jim Stamos   Oracle's Symmetric Replication
                                  Technology and Implications for
                                  Application Design . . . . . . . . . . . 467--467
           Daniel J. Dietterich   DEC Data Distributor: for Data
                                  Replication and Data Warehousing . . . . 468--468
               Alex Gorelik and   
              Yongdong Wang and   
                     Mark Deppe   Sybase Replication Server  . . . . . . . 469--469
             Andrew Laursen and   
              Jeffrey Olkin and   
                    Mark Porter   Oracle Media Server: Providing Consumer
                                  Based Interactive Access to Multimedia
                                  Data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 470--477
            Krishna G. Kulkarni   Object-Oriented Extensions in SQL3: a
                                  Status Report  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 478--478
                Bruce E. Martin   COSS: The Common Object Services
                                  Specifications . . . . . . . . . . . . . 479--479
               R. G. G. Cattell   ODMG-93: a Standard for Object-Oriented
                                  DBMSs  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 480--480
                        Won Kim   UniSQL/X Unified Relational and
                                  Object-Oriented Database System  . . . . 481--481
                  Michael Ubell   The Montage Extensible DataBlade
                                  Architecture . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 482--482
                 Hamid Pirahesh   Object-Oriented Features of DB2
                                  Client/Server  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 483--483
               David Vaskevitch   Database in Crisis and Transition: a
                                  Technical Agenda for the Year 2001 . . . 484--489
               Carrie Ballinger   Evolving Teradata Decision Support for
                                  Massively Parallel Processing with UNIX  490--490
                Susanne Englert   NonStop SQL: Scalability and
                                  Availability for Decision Support  . . . 491--491
           Phillip M. Fernandez   Red Brick Warehouse: a Read-Mostly RDBMS
                                  for Open SMP Platforms . . . . . . . . . 492--492
              Wesley P. Melling   Enterprise Information Architectures ---
                                  They're Finally Changing . . . . . . . . 493--504
          Munindar P. Singh and   
        Christine Tomlinson and   
                  Darrell Woelk   Relaxed Transaction Processing . . . . . 505--505
               Jan Flokstra and   
         Maurice van Keulen and   
                Jacek Skowronek   The IMPRESS DDT: a Database Design
                                  Toolbox Based on a Formal Specification
                                  Language . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 506--506
                G. M. Bryan and   
                W. E. Moore and   
                B. J. Curry and   
                K. W. Lodge and   
                       J. Geyer   The MEDUSA Project: Autonomous Data
                                  Management in a Shared-Nothing Parallel
                                  Database Machine . . . . . . . . . . . . 507--507
               M. Missikoff and   
                      M. Toiati   MOSAICO --- a System for Conceptual
                                  Modeling and Rapid Prototyping of
                                  Object-Oriented Database Application . . 508--508
              Eva Kühn and   
           Thomas Tschernko and   
                 Konrad Schwarz   A language based multidatabase system    509--509
                   E. Kuehn and   
               T. Tschernko and   
                     K. Schwarz   A Language Based Multidatabase System    509
             R. L. Grossman and   
                         X. Qin   Ptool: a Scalable Persistent Object
                                  Manager  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 510--510
         Babis Theodoulidis and   
            Aziz Ait-Braham and   
      George Andrianopoulos and   
           Jayant Chaudhary and   
            George Karvelis and   
                      Simon Sou   The ORES Temporal Database Management
                                  System . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 511--511
       Konstantinos Sagonas and   
             Terrance Swift and   
                David S. Warren   XSB as a Deductive Database  . . . . . . 512--512
               Asuman Dogac and   
              Budak Arpinar and   
             Cem Evrendilek and   
                Cetin Ozkan and   
             Ilker Altintas and   
              Ilker Durusoy and   
             Mehmet Altinel and   
                Tansel Okay and   
                  Yuksel Saygin   METU Object-Oriented DBMS  . . . . . . . 513--513
                 R. Agrawal and   
                   M. Carey and   
               C. Faloutsos and   
                   S. Ghosh and   
                 M. Houtsma and   
            T. Imieli\'nski and   
                    B. Iyer and   
                 A. Mahboob and   
                 H. Miranda and   
                 R. Srikant and   
                       A. Swami   Quest: a Project on Database Mining  . . 514--514
            Tiziana Catarci and   
              Giuseppe Santucci   Query by Diagram: a Graphical
                                  Environment for Querying Databases . . . 515--515
                 Jiawei Han and   
                Yongjian Fu and   
                  Yue Huang and   
                Yandong Cai and   
                   Nick Cercone   DBLearn: a System Prototype for
                                  Knowledge Discovery in Relational
                                  Databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 516--516
         Alexandros Biliris and   
              Euthimios Panagos   EOS: An Extensible Object Store  . . . . 517--517
                S.-Y. Hwang and   
                  E.-P. Lim and   
                 H.-R. Yang and   
                S. Musukula and   
               K. Mediratta and   
                  M. Ganesh and   
                D. Clements and   
                J. Stenoien and   
                  J. Srivastava   The MYRIAD Federated Database Prototype  518--518
           Thomas Brinkhoff and   
         Hans-Peter Kriegel and   
             Ralf Schneider and   
                Bernhard Seeger   GENESYS: a System for Efficient Spatial
                                  Query Processing . . . . . . . . . . . . 519--519
        José A. Blakeley   Open Object Database Management Systems  520--520
                       C. Mohan   A survey and critique of advanced
                                  transaction models . . . . . . . . . . . 521--521
                 H. V. Jagadish   Databases for Networks . . . . . . . . . 522--522

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 23, Number 3, September, 1994

Object Database Management Group   Response to the ODMG-93 commentary
                                  written by Dr. Won Kim of UniSQL, Inc.   3--7
                  Anindya Datta   Research issues in databases for ARCS:
                                  Active Rapidly Changing data Systems . . 8--13
                    H.-J. Klein   How to Modify SQL Queries in Order to
                                  Guarantee Sure Answers . . . . . . . . . 14--20
              Chim-fu Yeung and   
            Sheung-lun Hung and   
                    Kam-yiu Lam   Performance Evaluation of a New
                                  Distributed Deadlock Detection Algorithm 21--26
       Richard T. Snodgrass and   
                  Ilsoo Ahn and   
                  Gad Ariav and   
                 Don Batory and   
             James Clifford and   
          Curtis E. Dyreson and   
              Ramez Elmasri and   
               Fabio Grandi and   
        Christian S. Jensen and   
        Wolfgang Käfer and   
                 Nick Kline and   
           Krishna Kulkarni and   
          T. Y. Cliff Leung and   
            Nikos Lorentzos and   
            John F. Roddick and   
                 Arie Segev and   
             Michael D. Soo and   
       Suryanarayana M. Sripada   A TSQL2 Tutorial . . . . . . . . . . . . 27--33
       Richard T. Snodgrass and   
                  Ilsoo Ahn and   
                  Gad Ariav and   
                 Don Batory and   
             James Clifford and   
          Curtis E. Dyreson and   
              Ramez Elmasri and   
               Fabio Grandi and   
        Christian S. Jensen and   
        Wolfgang Käfer and   
                 Nick Kline and   
           Krishna Kulkarni and   
          T. Y. Cliff Leung and   
            Nikos Lorentzos and   
            John F. Roddick and   
                 Arie Segev and   
             Michael D. Soo and   
       Suryanarayana M. Sripada   Announcement --- the temporal query
                                  language TSQL2 final language definition 34--34
    José A. Blakeley and   
                Dan Fishman and   
                David Lomet and   
            Michael Stonebraker   The impact of database research on
                                  industrial products (panel)  . . . . . . 35--40
                 Jennifer Widom   Research Issues in Active Database
                                  Systems: Report from the Closing Panel
                                  at RIDE-ADS '94  . . . . . . . . . . . . 41--43
        Jorge C. G. Ramirez and   
               Lon A. Smith and   
               Lynn L. Peterson   Medical Information Systems:
                                  Characterization and Challenges  . . . . 44--53
               Arbee L. P. Chen   Database research at NTHU and ITRI . . . 54--59
                   Xiaolei Qian   Jumping on the NII Bandwagon . . . . . . 61--65

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 23, Number 4, December, 1994

               Hartmut Wedekind   Are the Terms ``Version'' and
                                  ``Variant'' Orthogonal to One Another?
                                  --- a Critical Assessment of the STEP
                                  Standardization  . . . . . . . . . . . . 3--7
                 Martin Bertram   Data modelling in the large  . . . . . . 8--12
             Dong Keun Shin and   
         Arnold Charles Meltzer   A new join algorithm . . . . . . . . . . 13--18
                    W. Klas and   
                       A. Sheth   Metadata for Digital Media . . . . . . . 19
          Klemens Böhm and   
                Thomas C. Rakow   Metadata for multimedia documents  . . . 21--26
                   K. Bohms and   
                    T. C. Rakow   Metadata for Multimedia Documents  . . . 21
                Ramesh Jain and   
                  Arun Hampapur   Metadata in Video Databases  . . . . . . 27--33
             Yasushi Kiyoki and   
           Takashi Kitagawa and   
                Takanari Hayama   A Meta-database System for Semantic
                                  Image Search by a Mathematical Model of
                                  Meaning  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34--41
           Jean T. Anderson and   
            Michael Stonebraker   SEQUOIA 2000 Metadata Schema for
                                  Satellite Images . . . . . . . . . . . . 42--48
          William I. Grosky and   
            Farshad Fotouhi and   
            Ishwar K. Sethi and   
                Bogdan Capatina   Using Metadata for the Intelligent
                                  Browsing of Structured Media Objects . . 49--56
           Ulrike Glavitsch and   
        Peter Schäuble and   
                Martin Wechsler   Metadata for Integrating Speech
                                  Documents in a Text Retrieval System . . 57--63
              Francine Chen and   
               Marti Hearst and   
              Julian Kupiec and   
               Jan Pedersen and   
                    Lynn Wilcox   Meta-data for Mixed-media access . . . . 64--71
                Tom Barclay and   
              Robert Barnes and   
                   Jim Gray and   
             Prakash Sundaresan   Loading Databases Using Dataflow
                                  Parallelism  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 72--83
              Nelson Mattos and   
             Linda G. DeMichiel   Recent Design Trade-offs in SQL3 . . . . 84--90
                Bill Rosenblatt   Unix RDBMS: the next generation: what
                                  are the Unix relational-database vendors
                                  doing to survive in the next generation
                                  of client/server environments  . . . . . 91--103


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 24, Number 1, March, 1995

                     Jian Zhang   Application of OODB and SGML Techniques
                                  in Text Database: An Electronic
                                  Dictionary System  . . . . . . . . . . . 3--8
               Asuman Dogac and   
             Mehmet Altinel and   
                Cetin Ozkan and   
                  Ilker Durusoy   Implementation Aspects of an
                                  Object-Oriented DBMS . . . . . . . . . . 9--14
       Kamalakar Karlapalem and   
                    Qing Li and   
                 Chung-Dak Shum   HODFA: An Architectural Framework for
                                  Homogenizing Heterogeneous Legacy
                                  Databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15--20
                 Magdy S. Hanna   A Close Look at the IFO Data Model . . . 21--26
                Shan-hoi Ng and   
                Sheung-lun Hung   Multigranularity Locking in Multiple Job
                                  Classes Transaction Processing System    27--32
                    Jan Jannink   Implementing Deletion in B$^+$-Trees . . 33--38
                Hugh Darwen and   
                     C. J. Date   The third manifesto (databases)  . . . . 39--49
              Akmal B. Chaudhri   An annotated bibliography of benchmarks
                                  for object databases . . . . . . . . . . 50--57
              Ulrike Jaeger and   
       Johann Christoph Freytag   An annotated bibliography on active
                                  databases (short version)  . . . . . . . 58--69
                Bruce Berra and   
             Kingsley Nwosu and   
          Bhavani Thuraisingham   ACM Multimedia '94 conference workshop
                                  on multimedia database management
                                  systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 70--72
                 Matthias Jarke   Information systems research at RWTH
                                  Aachen . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 73--78
          Gunter Schlageter and   
              Thomas Berkel and   
             Eberhard Heuel and   
             Silke Mittrach and   
            Andreas Scherer and   
                Wolfgang Wilkes   The database group at University of
                                  Hagen  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 79--84
               Carl Medsker and   
       Margaret Christensen and   
                   Il-Yeol Song   A comparison of three user interfaces to
                                  relational microcomputer data bases  . . 86--99

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 24, Number 2, May, 1995

               Hal Berenson and   
             Phil Bernstein and   
                   Jim Gray and   
                 Jim Melton and   
           Elizabeth O'Neil and   
                 Patrick O'Neil   A critique of ANSI SQL isolation levels  1--10
            Lory D. Molesky and   
             Krithi Ramamritham   Recovery protocols for shared memory
                                  database systems . . . . . . . . . . . . 11--22
                  Atul Adya and   
              Robert Gruber and   
             Barbara Liskov and   
               Umesh Maheshwari   Efficient optimistic concurrency control
                                  using loosely synchronized clocks  . . . 23--34
          Alexander Brodsky and   
                Yoram Kornatzky   The LyriC language: querying constraint
                                  objects  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35--46
           Leonidas Fegaras and   
                    David Maier   Towards an effective calculus for object
                                  query languages  . . . . . . . . . . . . 47--58
           Georges Gardarin and   
           Fernando Machuca and   
              Philippe Pucheral   OFL: a functional execution model for
                                  object query languages . . . . . . . . . 59--70
          Nick Roussopoulos and   
             Stephen Kelley and   
 Frédéric Vincent   Nearest neighbor queries . . . . . . . . 71--79
               Michael Freeston   A general solution of the
                                  $n$-dimensional B-tree problem . . . . . 80--91
          Dimitris Papadias and   
               Timos Sellis and   
         Yannis Theodoridis and   
               Max J. Egenhofer   Topological relations in the world of
                                  minimum bounding rectangles: a study
                                  with R-trees . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 92--103
              Ambuj Shatdal and   
            Jeffrey F. Naughton   Adaptive parallel aggregation algorithms 104--114
         Annita N. Wilschut and   
               Jan Flokstra and   
              Peter M. G. Apers   Parallel evaluation of multi-join
                                  queries  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 115--126
Mauricio A. Hernández and   
            Salvatore J. Stolfo   The merge/purge problem for large
                                  databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 127--138
          Sridhar Ramaswamy and   
            Paris C. Kanellakis   OODB indexing by class-division  . . . . 139--150
                 Walid Aref and   
      Daniel Barbará and   
        Padmavathi Vallabhaneni   The handwritten trie: indexing
                                  electronic ink . . . . . . . . . . . . . 151--162
         Christos Faloutsos and   
                    King-Ip Lin   FastMap: a fast algorithm for indexing,
                                  data-mining and visualization of
                                  traditional and multimedia datasets  . . 163--174
              Jong Soo Park and   
             Ming-Syan Chen and   
                   Philip S. Yu   An effective hash-based algorithm for
                                  mining association rules . . . . . . . . 175--186
              Seth J. White and   
                David J. DeWitt   Implementing crash recovery in
                                  QuickStore: a performance study  . . . . 187--198
             Swarup Acharya and   
              Rafael Alonso and   
           Michael Franklin and   
                 Stanley Zdonik   Broadcast Disks: data management for
                                  asymmetric communication environments    199--210
               Ashish Gupta and   
         Inderpal S. Mumick and   
                Kenneth A. Ross   Adapting materialized views after
                                  redefinitions  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 211--222
                Wen-Chi Hou and   
                Zhongyang Zhang   Enhancing database correctness: a
                                  statistical approach . . . . . . . . . . 223--232
        Yannis E. Ioannidis and   
              Viswanath Poosala   Balancing histogram optimality and
                                  practicality for query result size
                                  estimation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 233--244
                B. Adelberg and   
    H. García-Molina and   
                         B. Kao   Applying update streams in a soft
                                  real-time database system  . . . . . . . 245--256
            Claudio Bettini and   
               X. Sean Wang and   
              Elisa Bertino and   
                 Sushil Jajodia   Semantic assumptions and query
                                  evaluation in temporal databases . . . . 257--268
           A. Prasad Sistla and   
                   Ouri Wolfson   Temporal conditions and integrity
                                  constraints in active database systems   269--280
           Diane L. Davison and   
                   Goetz Graefe   Dynamic resource brokering for
                                  multi-user query execution . . . . . . . 281--292
                  Weimin Du and   
            Ming-Chien Shan and   
                 Umeshwar Dayal   Reducing multidatabase query response
                                  time by tree balancing . . . . . . . . . 293--303
            Gautam Bhargava and   
                Piyush Goel and   
                      Bala Iyer   Hypergraph based reorderings of outer
                                  join queries with complex predicates . . 304--315
                  Yue Zhuge and   
Héctor García-Molina and   
             Joachim Hammer and   
                 Jennifer Widom   View maintenance in a warehousing
                                  environment  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 316--327
            Timothy Griffin and   
                  Leonid Libkin   Incremental maintenance of views with
                                  duplicates . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 328--339
                James J. Lu and   
            Guido Moerkotte and   
              Joachim Schue and   
             V. S. Subrahmanian   Efficient maintenance of materialized
                                  mediated views . . . . . . . . . . . . . 340--351
          Craig S. Freedman and   
                David J. DeWitt   The SPIFFI scalable video-on-demand
                                  system . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 352--363
              Steven Berson and   
            Leana Golubchik and   
               Richard R. Muntz   Fault tolerant design of multimedia
                                  servers  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 364--375
                   Asit Dan and   
                 Dinkar Sitaram   An online video placement policy based
                                  on bandwidth to space ratio (BSR)  . . . 376--385
            Serge Abiteboul and   
               Sophie Cluet and   
                      Tova Milo   A database interface for file update . . 386--397
                Sergey Brin and   
                James Davis and   
Héctor García-Molina   Copy detection mechanisms for digital
                                  documents  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 398--409
          Surajit Chaudhuri and   
             Umeshwar Dayal and   
                     Tak W. Yan   Join queries with external text sources:
                                  execution and optimization techniques    410--422
 Fox Development Team Microsoft   Object-oriented, rapid application
                                  development in a PC database environment 423--424
      The Access Team Microsoft   Upsizing form file server to client
                                  server architectures . . . . . . . . . . 425--426
                  Kenneth Moore   The Lotus Notes storage system . . . . . 427--428
              William L. Gettys   DIRECTV and Oracle Rdb: the challenge of
                                  VLDB transaction processing  . . . . . . 429--430
                      Greg Hope   Enterprise transaction processing on
                                  Windows NT . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 431--432
              Kestutis Ivinskis   High availability of commercial
                                  applications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 433--434
              Peter Buneman and   
                    David Maier   The data that you won't find in
                                  databases: tutorial panel on data
                                  exchange formats . . . . . . . . . . . . 435--435
                       Jim Gray   Parallel database systems 101  . . . . . 436--436
               Larry J. Ellison   Keynote address  . . . . . . . . . . . . 437--437
              Robert S. Epstein   Keynote Address  . . . . . . . . . . . . 438--438
                   Rob Goldring   Things every update replication customer
                                  should know (abstract) . . . . . . . . . 439--440
              Yuh-Ming Shyy and   
        H. Stephen Au-Yeung and   
                     C. P. Chou   VERSANT replication: supporting
                                  fault-tolerant object databases  . . . . 441--442
                   D. Woelk and   
                  B. Bohrer and   
                  N. Jacobs and   
                     K. Ong and   
               C. Tomlinson and   
                C. Unnikrishnan   Carnot and InfoSleuth: database
                                  technology and the World Wide Web  . . . 443--444
                 Herb Edelstein   Research and products --- are they
                                  relevant to each other? (panel session)  445--445
                    Case Squire   Data extraction and transformation for
                                  the data warehouse . . . . . . . . . . . 446--447
                Sanju K. Bansal   Real world requirements for decision
                                  support --- implications for RDBMS . . . 448--448
                Clark D. French   ``One size fits all'' database
                                  architectures do not work for DSS  . . . 449--450
                    Janet Perna   Leveraging the information asset . . . . 451--452
               Michael A. Olson   Cover your assets  . . . . . . . . . . . 453--453
                Robert Atkinson   Use of a component architecture in
                                  integrating relational and
                                  non-relational . . . . . . . . . . . . . 454--454
               Charly Kleissner   Enterprise Objects Framework. A second
                                  generation object-relational enabler . . 455--459
                    C. Barn and   
                 G. Fecteau and   
                   A. Goyal and   
                H.-i. Hsiao and   
                A. Jhingran and   
             S. Padmanabhan and   
                      W. Wilson   An overview of DB2 Parallel Edition  . . 460--462
             Chaitanya Baru and   
                 Gilles Fecteau   An overview of DB2 parallel edition  . . 460--462
                     Bob Gerber   Informix Online XPS  . . . . . . . . . . 463--463
                 Charles Levine   Order-of-magnitude advantage on TPC-C
                                  through massive parallelism  . . . . . . 464--465
              Donald R. Deutsch   Objects and SQL (panel session): strange
                                  relations? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 466--466
             Christos Faloutsos   Indexing multimedia databases  . . . . . 467--467
                 Jim Melton and   
          Nelson Mendoca Mattos   An overview of the emerging
                                  third-generation SQL standard  . . . . . 468--468
                     Amit Sheth   Workflow automation: applications,
                                  technology and research  . . . . . . . . 469--469
                Moira C. Norrie   Integration approaches for CIM . . . . . 470--470
                Garth A. Gibson   Tutorial on storage technology: RAID and
                                  beyond . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 471--471
            T. Imieli\'nski and   
                     A. Virmani   DataMine --- interactive rule discovery
                                  system . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 472--472
               Stefano Ceri and   
           Piero Fraternali and   
         Stefano Paraboschi and   
                Giuseppe Psaila   The Algres testbed of CHIMERA: an active
                                  object-oriented database system  . . . . 473--473
                  C. Collet and   
                     T. Coupaye   The NAOS system  . . . . . . . . . . . . 474--474
            Jonathan Ashley and   
             Myron Flickner and   
               James Hafner and   
                  Denis Lee and   
              Wayne Niblack and   
              Dragutin Petkovic   The query by image content (QBIC) system 475--475
             A. P. Buchmann and   
                 A. Deutsch and   
              J. Zimmermann and   
                        M. Higa   The REACH active OODBMS  . . . . . . . . 476--476
            Antonio Massari and   
             Stefano Pavani and   
           Lorenzo Saladini and   
           Panos K. Chrysanthis   QBI: query by icons  . . . . . . . . . . 477--477
                Leon Shklar and   
                 Amit Sheth and   
              Vipul Kashyap and   
                  Satish Thatte   InfoHarness: a system for search and
                                  retrieval of heterogeneous information   478--478
                  J. Thomas and   
           S. Deßloch and   
                      N. Mattos   Design and implementation of advanced
                                  knowledge processing in the KBMS KRISYS  479--479
              Stella Gatziu and   
            Andreas Geppert and   
              Klaus R. Dittrich   The SAMOS active DBMS prototype  . . . . 480--480
                  E. Radeke and   
            R. Böttger and   
                 B. Burkert and   
                   Y. Engel and   
                  G. Kachel and   
              S. Kolmschlag and   
                       D. Nolte   Efendi: federated database system of
                                  Cadlab . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 481--481
             Daniel A. Keim and   
             Hans-Peter Kriegel   VisDB: a system for visualizing large
                                  databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 482--482
             Joachim Hammer and   
Héctor García-Molina and   
              Kelly Ireland and   
    Yannis Papakonstantinou and   
             Jeffrey Ullman and   
                 Jennifer Widom   Information translation, mediation, and
                                  mosaic-based browsing in the TSIMMIS
                                  system . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 483--483
                Wen-Syan Li and   
                  Chris Clifton   Semint: a system prototype for semantic
                                  integration in heterogeneous databases   484--484
              The Paradise Team   Paradise: a database system for GIS
                                  applications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 485--485
                 The SHORE Team   Shore: combining the best features of
                                  OODBMS and file systems  . . . . . . . . 486--486
           Jason T. L. Wang and   
             Kaizhong Zhang and   
                  Dennis Shasha   Pattern matching and pattern discovery
                                  in scientific, program, and document
                                  databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 487--487
             R. L. Grossman and   
                  D. Hanley and   
                         X. Qin   PTool: a light weight persistent object
                                  manager  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 488--488
              Werner Dreyer and   
     Angelika Kotz Dittrich and   
                   Duri Schmidt   Using the CALANDA time series management
                                  system . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 489--489
              Willem Jonker and   
           Heribert Schütz   The ECRC multi database system . . . . . 490--490

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 24, Number 3, September, 1995

            Serge Abiteboul and   
                   Richard Hull   Response to ``A close look at the IFO
                                  data model'' . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4--4
             R. Maelbrancke and   
               H. Olivié   Optimizing Jan Jannink's implementation
                                  of B$^+$-tree deletion . . . . . . . . . 5--7
             Patrick O'Neil and   
                   Goetz Graefe   Multi-table joins through bitmapped join
                                  indices  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8--11
              Dac Khoa Doan and   
            Norman W. Paton and   
               Alistair Kilgour   Design and user testing of a
                                  multi-paradigm query interface to an
                                  object-oriented database . . . . . . . . 12--17
                    Joseph Fong   Mapping extended entity relationship
                                  model to object modeling technique . . . 18--22
                   Byung S. Lee   Normalization in OODB design . . . . . . 23--27
                 Chiang Lee and   
             Chia-Jung Chen and   
                     Hongjun Lu   An aspect of query optimization in
                                  multidatabase systems  . . . . . . . . . 28--33
                   Limsoon Wong   An introduction to Remy's fast
                                  polymorphic record projection  . . . . . 34--39
           Stavros Kokkotos and   
    Efstathios V. Ioannidis and   
     Themis Panayiotopoulos and   
     Constantine D. Spyropoulos   On the issue of valid time(s) in
                                  temporal databases . . . . . . . . . . . 40--43
          Evaggelia Pitoura and   
                Bharat Bhargava   A framework for providing consistent and
                                  recoverable agent-based access to
                                  heterogeneous mobile databases . . . . . 44--49
       André Gamache and   
               Nadjiba Sahraoui   Addressing techniques used in database
                                  object managers O$_2$ and ORION  . . . . 50--55
                   A. Dogac and   
                   C. Dengi and   
                   E. Kilic and   
                   G. Ozhan and   
                   F. Ozcan and   
                   S. Nural and   
              C. Evrendilek and   
                  U. Halici and   
                 B. Arpinar and   
                  P. Koksal and   
                   N. Kesim and   
                    S. Mancuhan   METU Interoperable Database System . . . 56--61
                 Tak W. Yan and   
Héctor García-Molina   Information finding in a digital
                                  library: the Stanford perspective  . . . 62--70
             Naphtali Rishe and   
                    Wei Sun and   
               David Barton and   
                    Yi Deng and   
                 Cyril Orji and   
        Michael Alexopoulos and   
          Leonardo Loureiro and   
             Carlos Ordonez and   
              Mario Sanchez and   
            Artyom Shaposhnikov   Florida International University High
                                  Performance Database Research Center . . 71--76
            Arnon Rosenthal and   
               Len Seligman and   
         Catherine McCollum and   
          Barbara Blaustein and   
      Bhavani Thuraisingham and   
                Edward Lafferty   Data management research at The MITRE
                                  Corporation  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 77--82
                   Xiaolei Qian   Turmoil at NASA, and numerous funding
                                  announcements  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 83--90
              Ralph Kimball and   
                  Kevin Strehlo   Why decision support fails and how to
                                  fix it . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 92--97
                    Jeff Richey   Condition handling in SQL Persistent
                                  Stored Modules . . . . . . . . . . . . . 98--103

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 24, Number 4, 1995

                      Anonymous   SIGMOD officers, committees, awards, and
                                  mission statement  . . . . . . . . . . . 1
         Margaret H. Dunham and   
               Abdelsalam Helal   Mobile computing and databases: Anything
                                  new? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5--9
             Brian D. Noble and   
              M. Satyanarayanan   A research status report on adaptation
                                  for mobile data access . . . . . . . . . 10--15
           Ahmed Elmagarmid and   
                   Jin Jing and   
               Tetsuya Furukawa   Wireless client/server computing for
                                  personal information services and
                                  applications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16--21
               Ouri Wolfson and   
              Prasad Sistla and   
                    Son Dao and   
          Kailash Narayanan and   
                      Ramya Raj   View maintenance in mobile computing . . 22--27
              Rafael Alonso and   
              Yuh-Lin Chang and   
               Liviu Iftode and   
                     V. S. Mani   Managing video data in a mobile
                                  environment  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28--33
            Bharat Bhargava and   
         Melliyal Annamalai and   
              Evaggelia Pitoura   Digital library services in mobile
                                  computing  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34--39
         Özgür Ulusoy   An annotated bibliography on real-time
                                  database systems . . . . . . . . . . . . 40--45
                 Arie Segev and   
        Christian S. Jensen and   
           Richard T. Snodgrass   Report on the 1995 International
                                  Workshop on Temporal Databases . . . . . 46--52
         Michael H. Böhlen   Temporal database system implementations 53--60
            Susanne Englert and   
              Ray Glasstone and   
                    Waqar Hasan   Parallelism and its price: a Case study
                                  of NonStop SQL/MP  . . . . . . . . . . . 61--71
           Murali Venkatrao and   
                  Michael Pizzo   SQL/CLI --- a new binding style for SQL  72--77
National Technical Univ. of Athens   The database group at National Technical
                                  University of Athens (NTUA)  . . . . . . 78--83
                      Anonymous   The database group at National Technical
                                  University of Athens (NTUA)  . . . . . . 78
                    P. Drew and   
              B. Hamidzadeh and   
              K. Karlapalem and   
                    A. Kean and   
                     D. Lee and   
                      Q. Li and   
               F. Lochovsky and   
                 C. D. Shum and   
                    B. Wuthrich   Data and knowledge base research at Hong
                                  Kong University of Science and
                                  Technology . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 84--89
                   Xiaolei Qian   Opportunities at ARPA, NSF, and
                                  elsewhere  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 90--93
                      R. Alonso   Editor's introduction  . . . . . . . . . 94
                    Doug Stacey   Replication: DB2, Oracle, or Sybase? . . 95--101
               Rich Finkelstein   The new middleware . . . . . . . . . . . 102--106


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 25, Number 1, 1996

                      Anonymous   SIGMOD officers, committees awards, and
                                  mission statement  . . . . . . . . . . . 1
                 Azer Bestavros   Advances in real-time database systems
                                  research . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3--7
         Krithi Ramamritham and   
          Raju Sivasankaran and   
          John A. Stankovic and   
             Don T. Towsley and   
                     Ming Xiong   Integrating temporal, real-time, and
                                  active databases . . . . . . . . . . . . 8--12
          Jayant R. Haritsa and   
                    S. Seshadri   Real-time index concurrency control  . . 13--17
              J. R. Harista and   
                    S. Seshadri   Real-time index concurrency control  . . 13
                Tei-Wei Kuo and   
                Aloysius K. Mok   Real-time database --- similarity
                                  semantics and resource scheduling  . . . 18--22
     Özgür Ulusoy and   
             Alejandro Buchmann   Exploiting main-memory DBMS features to
                                  improve real-time concurrency control
                                  protocols  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23--25
               Kwei-Jay Lin and   
                Ching-Shan Peng   Enhancing external consistency in
                                  real-time transactions . . . . . . . . . 26--28
                Sang H. Son and   
              Rasikan David and   
          Bhavani Thuraisingham   Improving timeliness in real-time secure
                                  database systems . . . . . . . . . . . . 29--33
              Brad Adelberg and   
                    Ben Kao and   
           Hector Garcia-Molina   Overview of the STanford Real-Time
                                  Information Processor (STRIP)  . . . . . 34--37
               S. F. Andler and   
                 J. Hansson and   
                J. Eriksson and   
                  J. Mellin and   
              M. Berndtsson and   
                     B. Eftring   DeeDS towards a distributed and active
                                  real-time database systems . . . . . . . 38--51
              V. J. Tsotras and   
                       A. Kumar   Temporal database bibliography update    41
           Avi Silberschatz and   
           Mike Stonebraker and   
                    Jeff Ullman   Database research: Achievements and
                                  opportunities into the 21st Century  . . 52--63
          Mikael Berndtsson and   
            Jörgen Hansson   Workshop report: First International
                                  Workshop on Active and Real-Time
                                  Database Systems (ARTDB-95)  . . . . . . 64--66
        Ricardo Baeza-Yates and   
                Gonzalo Navarro   Integrating contents and structure in
                                  text retrieval . . . . . . . . . . . . . 67--79
               Eric Freeman and   
                David Gelernter   Lifestreams: a storage model for
                                  personal data  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 80--86
                 Andrew E. Wade   Object query standards . . . . . . . . . 87--92
               D. B. Phatak and   
                N. L. Sarda and   
                S. Seshadri and   
                   S. Sudarshan   Database research at the Indian
                                  Institute of Technology, Bombay  . . . . 93--98
             Susan D. Urban and   
        Suzanne W. Dietrich and   
              Forouzan Golshani   Database research at Arizona State
                                  University . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 99--104
                   John Gaffney   Illustra's Web DataBlade module: An
                                  Illustra technical white paper . . . . . 105--112
        Lotus Development Corp.   MQSeries and CICS link for Lotus Notes   113--118
                   Xiaolei Qian   Shutdown, budget, and funding  . . . . . 119--122

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 25, Number 2, June, 1996

       Ramakrishnan Srikant and   
                 Rakesh Agrawal   Mining quantitative association rules in
                                  large relational tables  . . . . . . . . 1--12
             Takeshi Fukuda and   
          Yasuhiko Morimoto and   
         Shinichi Morishita and   
               Takeshi Toluyama   Data mining using two-dimensional
                                  optimized association rules: scheme,
                                  algorithms, and visualization  . . . . . 13--23
         Peter G. Selfridge and   
          Divesh Srivastava and   
                 Lynn O. Wilson   IDEA: Interactive data exploration and
                                  analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24--34
               Bennet Vance and   
                    David Maier   Rapid bushy join-order optimization with
                                  Cartesian products . . . . . . . . . . . 35--46
                Piyush Goel and   
                      Bala Iyer   SQL query optimization: Reordering for a
                                  general class of queries . . . . . . . . 47--56
            David E. Simmen and   
          Eugene J. Shekita and   
               Timothy Malkemus   Fundamental techniques for order
                                  optimization . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 57--67
          William O'Connell and   
               Ion T. Ieong and   
             David Schrader and   
         Alexandros Biliris and   
                 Susan Choo and   
               Pierre Colin and   
            Glenn Linderman and   
          Euthimios Panagos and   
                  June Wang and   
                    Todd Walter   A Teradata content-based multimedia
                                  object manager for massively parallel
                                  architectures  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 68--78
            Banu Özden and   
             Rajeev Rastogi and   
            Prashant Shenoy and   
               Avi Silberschatz   Fault-tolerant architectures for
                                  continuous media servers . . . . . . . . 79--90
          Surajit Chaudhuri and   
                   Luis Gravano   Optimizing queries over multimedia
                                  repositories . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 91--102
                 Tian Zhang and   
         Raghu Ramakrishnan and   
                    Miron Livny   BIRCH: An efficient data clustering
                                  method for very large databases  . . . . 103--114
               Chendong Zou and   
                 Betty Salzberg   On-line reorganization of
                                  sparely-populated B$^+$-trees  . . . . . 115--124
         Kiran J. Achyutuni and   
          Edward Omiecinski and   
            Shamkant B. Navathe   Two techniques for on-line index
                                  modification in shared nothing parallel
                                  databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 125--136
                   S. Adali and   
               K. S. Candan and   
        Y. Papakonstantinou and   
             V. S. Subrahmanian   Query caching and optimization in
                                  distributed mediator systems . . . . . . 137--146
                 Sibel Adah and   
        Kasim Selcuk Candan and   
     Yannis Papkonstantinou and   
             V. S. Subrahmanian   Query caching and optimization in
                                  distributed mediator systems . . . . . . 137
        Michael J. Franklin and   
Björn Thór Jónsson and   
                Donald Kossmann   Performance tradeoffs for client-server
                                  query processing . . . . . . . . . . . . 149--160
        José A. Blakeley   Data access for the masses through OLE
                                  DB . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 161--172
                   Jim Gray and   
                Pat Helland and   
             Patrick O'Neil and   
                  Dennis Shasha   The dangers of replication and a
                                  solution . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 173--182
              Kazuhiko Mogi and   
             Masaru Kitsuregawa   Hot mirroring: a method of hiding parity
                                  update penalty and degradation during
                                  rebuilds for RAID5 . . . . . . . . . . . 183--194
           Bruce K. Hillyer and   
               Avi Silberschatz   Random I/O scheduling in online tertiary
                                  storage systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . 195--204
          Venky Harinarayan and   
            Anand Rajaraman and   
              Jeffrey D. Ullman   Implementing data cubes efficiently  . . 205--216
              Sudhir G. Rao and   
              Antonio Badia and   
                 Dirk van Gucht   Providing better support for a class of
                                  decision support queries . . . . . . . . 217--227
              Leonid Libkin and   
               Rona Machlin and   
                   Limsoon Wong   A Query language for multidimensional
                                  arrays: Design, implementation, and
                                  optimization techniques  . . . . . . . . 228--239
              Ramesh C. Agarwal   A super scalar sort algorithm for RISC
                                  processors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 240--246
               Ming-Ling Lo and   
          Chinya V. Ravishankar   Spatial Hash-Joins . . . . . . . . . . . 247--258
           Jignesh M. Patel and   
                David J. DeWitt   Partition based spatial-merge join . . . 259--270
              Sumit Ganguly and   
         Phillip B. Gibbons and   
               Yossi Matias and   
               Avi Silberschatz   Bifocal sampling for skew-resistant join
                                  size estimation  . . . . . . . . . . . . 271--281
                P. Krishnan and   
       Jeffrey Scott Vitter and   
                      Bala Iyer   Estimating alphanumeric selectivity in
                                  the presence of wildcards  . . . . . . . 282--293
          Viswanath Poosala and   
        Yannis E. Ioannidis and   
              Peter J. Haas and   
             Eugenge J. Shekita   Improved histograms for selectivity
                                  estimation of range predicates . . . . . 294--305
            Michael Doherty and   
               Richard Hull and   
             Mohammed Rupawalla   Structures for manipulating proposed
                                  updates in object-oriented databases . . 306--317
             Barbara Liskov and   
                  Atud Adya and   
              Miguel Castro and   
                   Mark Day and   
            Sanjay Ghemawat and   
              Robert Gruber and   
           Umesh Maheshwari and   
            Andrew J. Myers and   
                   Liuba Shrira   Safe and efficient sharing of persistent
                                  objects in Thor  . . . . . . . . . . . . 318--329
              Stephen Blott and   
                Lukas Relly and   
           Hans-Jörg Schek   An open abstract-object storage system   330--340
                  Keishi Tajima   Static detection of security flaws in
                                  object-oriented databases  . . . . . . . 341--352
              Kurt P. Brown and   
           Michael J. Carey and   
                    Miron Livny   Goal-oriented buffer management
                                  revisited  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 353--364
       Minos N. Garofalakis and   
            Yannis E. Ioannidis   Multi-dimensional resource scheduling
                                  for parallel queries . . . . . . . . . . 365--376
           Jonathan E. Cook and   
           Artur W. Klauser and   
          Alexander L. Wolf and   
               Benjamin G. Zorn   Semi-automatic, self-adaptive control of
                                  garbage collection rates in object
                                  databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 377--388
          Mark L. McAuliffe and   
           Michael J. Carey and   
              Marvin H. Solomon   Towards effective and efficient free
                                  space management . . . . . . . . . . . . 389--400
            Mitch Cherniack and   
              Stanley B. Zdonik   Rule languages and internal algebras for
                                  rule-based optimizers  . . . . . . . . . 401--412
     Vassilis Christophides and   
               Sophie Cluet and   
                Guido Moerkotte   Evaluating queries with generalized path
                                  expressions  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 413--422
      Joseph M. Hellerstein and   
            Jeffrey F. Naughton   Query execution techniques for caching
                                  expensive methods  . . . . . . . . . . . 423--434
           Praveen Seshadri and   
      Joseph M. Hellerstein and   
             Hamid Pirahesh and   
          T. Y. Cliff Leung and   
         Raghu Ramakrishnan and   
          Divesh Srivastava and   
           Peter J. Stuckey and   
                   S. Sudarshan   Cost-based optimization for magic:
                                  Algebra and implementation . . . . . . . 435--446
            Kenneth A. Ross and   
          Divesh Srivastava and   
                   S. Sudarshan   Materialized view maintenance and
                                  integrity constraint checking: Trading
                                  space for time . . . . . . . . . . . . . 447--458
             Claire Morpain and   
        Michéle Cart and   
         Jean Ferrié and   
      Jean-François Pons   Maintaining database consistency in
                                  presence of value dependencies in
                                  multidatabase systems  . . . . . . . . . 459--468
             Latha S. Colby and   
            Timothy Griffin and   
              Leonid Libkin and   
      Inderpal Singh Mumick and   
                 Howard Trickey   Algorithms for deferred view maintenance 469--480
               Richard Hull and   
                      Gang Zhou   A framework for supporting data
                                  integration using the materialized and
                                  virtual approaches . . . . . . . . . . . 481--492
      Sudarshan S. Chawathe and   
            Anand Rajaraman and   
       Hector Garcia-Molina and   
                 Jennifer Widom   Change detection in hierarchically
                                  structured information . . . . . . . . . 493--504
              Peter Buneman and   
             Susan Davidson and   
            Gerd Hillebrand and   
                      Dan Suciu   A query language and optimization
                                  techniques for unstructured data . . . . 505--516
                 Nita Goyal and   
               Charles Hoch and   
         Ravi Krishnamurthy and   
              Brian Meckler and   
                 Michael Suckow   Is GUI programming a database research
                                  problem? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 517--528
                 Tam Nguyen and   
                  V. Srinivasan   Accessing relational databases from the
                                  World Wide Web . . . . . . . . . . . . . 529--540
             Phil Fernandez and   
              Donovan Schneider   The ins and outs (and everything in
                                  between) of data warehousing . . . . . . 541--541
          Donovan Schneider and   
                 Phil Fernandez   The ins and outs (and everything in
                                  between) of data warehousing . . . . . . 541
            Philip A. Bernstein   Repository system engineering  . . . . . 542--542
                 Daniel A. Keim   Databases and visualization  . . . . . . 543--543
                       C. Mohan   State of the art in workflow management
                                  research and products  . . . . . . . . . 544--544
                     Jiawei Han   Data mining techniques . . . . . . . . . 545--545
               Peter Piatko and   
            Roman Yangarber and   
                   Daoi Lin and   
                  Dennis Shasha   Thinksheet: a tool for tailoring complex
                                  documents  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 546--546
          Klemens Böhm and   
                    Karl Aberer   HyperStorM --- administering structured
                                  documents using object-oriented database
                                  technology . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 547--547
                Mike Lefler and   
                Mark Stokrp and   
                     Craig Wong   DBSim: a simulation tool for predicting
                                  database performance . . . . . . . . . . 548--548
               Dallan Quass and   
             Jennifer Widom and   
                Roy Goldman and   
                 Kevin Haas and   
               Qingshan Luo and   
               Jason McHugh and   
         Svetlozar Nestorov and   
            Anand Rajaraman and   
                Hugo Rivero and   
            Serge Abiteboul and   
          Jeffrey D. Ullman and   
                   Janet Wiener   LORE: a lightweight object REpository
                                  for semistructured data  . . . . . . . . 549--549
                 Jaiwei Han and   
               Youngjian Fu and   
                   Wei Wang and   
               Jenny Chiang and   
         Osmar R. Za\"\iane and   
             Krzysztof Koperski   DBMiner: Interactive mining of
                                  multiple-level knowledge in relational
                                  databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 550--550
                    S. Choo and   
               W. O'Connell and   
                G. Linerman and   
                    H. Chen and   
               K. Ganapathy and   
                 A. Biliris and   
                 E. Panagos and   
                    D. Schrader   Prospector: a content-based multimedia
                                  server for massively parallel
                                  architectures  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 551--551
                   Grace Au and   
         Alexandros Biliris and   
                 Susan Choo and   
            Kicha Ganapathy and   
            Glenn Linderman and   
          William O'Connell and   
          Euthimios Panagos and   
                 David Schrader   Prospector: a content-based multimedia
                                  server for massively parallel
                                  architectures  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 551
               Asuman Dogac and   
                Ugur Halici and   
                 Ebru Kilic and   
               Gokhan Ozhan and   
                Fatma Ozcan and   
                 Sena Nural and   
               Cevdet Dengi and   
              Sema Mancuhan and   
              Budak Arpinar and   
               Pinar Koksal and   
                 Cem Evrendilek   METU interoperable database system . . . 552--552
             Takeshi Fukuda and   
          Yasuhiko Morimoto and   
         Shinichi Morishita and   
               Takeshi Tokuyama   SONAR: System for optimized numeric
                                  association rules  . . . . . . . . . . . 553--553
         Patrick C. K. Hung and   
             Helen P. Yeung and   
           Kamalakar Karlapalem   CapBasED-AMS: a Capability based and
                                  event-driven activity management system  554--554
         Elke Rundensteiner and   
             Harumi A. Kuno and   
              Young-Gook Ra and   
     Viviane Crestana-Taube and   
              Matthew Jones and   
                   Pedro Marron   The \em MultiView project:
                                  object-oriented view technology and
                                  applications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 555--555
               Alex Biliris and   
          Thomas Funkhouser and   
          William O'Connell and   
              Euthimios Panagos   BeSS: Storage support for interactive
                                  visualization systems  . . . . . . . . . 556--556
             Mary Tork Roth and   
                Manish Arya and   
              Laura M. Haas and   
           Michael J. Carey and   
               William Cody and   
                  Ron Fagin and   
           Peter M. Schwarz and   
                John Thomas and   
              Edward L. Wimmers   The Garlic project . . . . . . . . . . . 557--557

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 25, Number 3, September, 1996

                       R. Camps   Domains, Relations and Religious Wars    3--9
               Justin Zobel and   
            Alistair Moffat and   
         Kotagiri Ramamohanarao   Guidelines for Presentation and
                                  Comparison of Indexing Techniques  . . . 10--15
          Michael G. Norman and   
               Thomas Zurek and   
                 Peter Thanisch   Much Ado About Shared-Nothing  . . . . . 16--21
         Carsten A. Gerlhof and   
              Alfons Kemper and   
                Guido Moerkotte   On the Cost of Monitoring and
                                  Reorganization of Object Bases for
                                  Clustering . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22--27
                Waqar Hasan and   
           Daniela Florescu and   
              Patrick Valduriez   Open Issues in Parallel Query
                                  Optimization . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28--33
              Lionel Brunie and   
                   Harald Kosch   Control Strategies for Complex
                                  Relational Query Processing in Shared
                                  Nothing Systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . 34--39
             Act-Net Consortium   The active database management system
                                  manifesto: a rulebase of ADBMS features  40--49
                      Anonymous   The Active Database Management System
                                  Manifesto: a Rulebase of ADBMS Features
                                  The ACT-NET Consortium . . . . . . . . . 40
             Azer Bestavros and   
               Kwei-Jay Lin and   
                       Sang Son   Report on First International Workshop
                                  on Real-Time Database Systems  . . . . . 50--52
         Alexandros Biliris and   
              Euthimios Panagos   The BeSS Object Storage Manager:
                                  Architecture Overview  . . . . . . . . . 53--58
                   Asuman Dogac   Middle East Technical University
                                  Software Research and Development Center 59--63
                 George Colliat   OLAP, Relational, and Multidimensional
                                  Database Systems . . . . . . . . . . . . 64--69
            Albert D'Andrea and   
                     Phil Janus   UniSQL's next-generation
                                  object-relational database management
                                  system . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 70--76
               A. D. Andrea and   
                       P. Janus   UniSQL's Next-Generation
                                  Object-Relational Databse Management
                                  System . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 70
                   Xiaolei Qian   Scientists Called Upon to Take Actions   77--80

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 25, Number 4, December, 1996

                      Anonymous   SIGMOD officers, committees, awards, and
                                  institutional sponsors . . . . . . . . . 1
                     C. J. Date   Technical correspondence and notes --- a
                                  response to R. Camps' article ``Domains,
                                  relations and religious wars'' . . . . . 3--5
                    Hugh Darwen   In reply to ``Domains, relations and
                                  religious wars'' . . . . . . . . . . . . 6--7
               M. Rafanelli and   
               A. Bezenchek and   
                    L. Tininini   The aggregate data problem: a system for
                                  their definition and management  . . . . 8--13
            Tiziana Catarci and   
                 Isabel F. Cruz   Information visualization  . . . . . . . 14--15
                T. Catacrci and   
                     I. F. Cruz   Guest Editor's foreword  . . . . . . . . 14
            Yannis E. Ioannidis   Dynamic information visualization  . . . 16--20
               Egemen Tanin and   
             Richard Beigel and   
                Ben Shneiderman   Incremental data structures and
                                  algorithms for dynamic query interfaces  21--24
            Christopher Ahlberg   Spotfire: an information exploration
                                  environment  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25--29
          Jessie B. Kennedy and   
        Kenneth J. Mitchell and   
               Peter J. Barclay   A framework for information
                                  visualisation  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30--34
                 Daniel A. Keim   Pixel-oriented database visualizations   35--39
          Giuseppe Santucci and   
                Laura Tarantino   To table or not to table: a hypertabular
                                  answer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40--44
             Masum Z. Hasan and   
       Alberto O. Mendelzon and   
                  Dimitra Vista   Applying database visualization to the
                                  World Wide Web . . . . . . . . . . . . . 45--49
             Kenneth C. Cox and   
            Stephen G. Eick and   
                     Taosong He   3D geographic network displays . . . . . 50--54
                  K. C. Cos and   
                 S. G. Eick and   
                          T. He   3D geographic network displays . . . . . 50
                 Amit Sheth and   
   Dimitrios Georgakopoulos and   
         Stef M. M. Joosten and   
         Marek Rusinkiewicz and   
               Walt Scacchi and   
               Jack Wileden and   
              Alexander L. Wolf   Report from the NSF workshop on workflow
                                  and process automation in information
                                  systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 55--67
                    A. Seth and   
          D. Georgakopoulos and   
           S. M. M. Joosten and   
            M. Rusinkiewicz and   
                 W. Scacchi and   
                 J. Wileden and   
                        A. Wolf   Reports from the NSF workshop on
                                  workflow and process automation in
                                  information systems  . . . . . . . . . . 55
             M. P. Atkinson and   
                L. Dayn\`es and   
               M. J. Jordan and   
               T. Printezis and   
                      S. Spence   An orthogonally persistent Java  . . . . 68--75
                    Jeff Sidell   The Mariposa distributed database
                                  management system  . . . . . . . . . . . 76--80
               Andrew Eisenberg   New standard for stored procedures in
                                  SQL  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 81--88
                Ramesh Bhashyam   TPC-D --- the challenges, issues and
                                  results  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 89--93
                     R. Bashyam   TPC-D --- The challenges, issues and
                                  results  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 89
                    Xiolai Qian   New programs at DARPA and NSF  . . . . . 94--98


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 26, Number 1, 1997

                      Anonymous   SIGMOD officers, committees, awards, and
                                  institutional sponsors . . . . . . . . . 1
            Oliver Günther   Environmental information systems  . . . 3--4
                      O. Gunter   Special section on environmental
                                  information systems  . . . . . . . . . . 3
              David J. Abel and   
               Kerry Taylor and   
                       Dean Kun   Integrating modelling systems for
                                  environmental management information
                                  systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5--10
            Anthony Tomasic and   
                     Eric Simon   Improving access to environmental data
                                  using context information  . . . . . . . 11--15
                Ralf Kramer and   
              Ralf Nicholai and   
               Arne Koschel and   
             Claudia Rolker and   
            Peter Lockemann and   
              Andree Keitel and   
               Rudolf Legat and   
                    Konrad Tirm   WWW-UDK: a Web-based environmental
                                  meta-information system  . . . . . . . . 16--21
         Wolf-Fritz Riekert and   
     Roland Mayer-Föll and   
                 Gerlinde Wiest   Management of data and services in the
                                  environmental information system (UIS)
                                  of Baden-Württemberg  . . . . . . . . . . 22--26
                 James Frew and   
                    Jeff Dozier   Data management for Earth system science 27--31
                   Kenn Gardels   Open GIS and on-line environmental
                                  libraries  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32--38
              Peter Buneman and   
             Louiqa Raschid and   
                 Jeffrey Ullman   Mediator languages --- a proposal for a
                                  standard: report of an I3/POB working
                                  group held at the University of
                                  Maryland, April 12 and 13, 1996  . . . . 39--44
            Arnon Rosenthal and   
               Erich Hughes and   
               Scott Renner and   
                   Len Seligman   A consumer viewpoint on ``Mediator
                                  languages --- a proposal for a
                                  standard'' . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 45--46
       Kosmas Karadimitriou and   
                  John M. Tyler   Min-max compression methods for medical
                                  image databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . 47--52
                    Joseph Fong   Converting relational to object-oriented
                                  databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 53--58
          Shekar Ramanathan and   
                   Julia Hodges   Extraction of object-oriented structures
                                  from existing relational databases . . . 59--64
          Surajit Chaudhuri and   
                 Umeshwar Dayal   An overview of data warehousing and OLAP
                                  technology . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 65--74
                  Khoa Doan and   
         Catherine Plaisant and   
            Ben Shneiderman and   
                      Tom Bruns   Query previews for networked information
                                  systems: a case study with NASA
                                  environmental data . . . . . . . . . . . 75--81
                   Xiaolei Qian   Opportunities in information management
                                  and assurance  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 82--84

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 26, Number 2, June, 1997

           Stefan Berchtold and   
        Christian Böhm and   
  Bernhard Braunmüller and   
             Daniel A. Keim and   
             Hans-Peter Kriegel   Fast Parallel Similarity Search in
                                  Multimedia Databases . . . . . . . . . . 1--12
              Davood Rafiei and   
              Alberto Mendelzon   Similarity-Based Queries for Time Series
                                  Data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13--25
      Sudarshan S. Chawathe and   
           Hector Garcia-Molina   Meaningful Change Detection in
                                  Structured Data  . . . . . . . . . . . . 26--37
             Patrick O'Neil and   
                   Dallan Quass   Improved Query Performance with Variant
                                  Indexes  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 38--49
       Markos Zaharioudakis and   
               Michael J. Carey   Highly Concurrent Cache Consistency for
                                  Indices in Client-Server Database
                                  Systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50--61
           Marcel Kornacker and   
                   C. Mohan and   
          Joseph M. Hellerstein   Concurrency and Recovery in Generalized
                                  Search Trees . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 62--72
              Ching-Tien Ho and   
             Rakesh Agrawal and   
             Nimrod Megiddo and   
           Ramakrishnan Srikant   Range Queries in OLAP Data Cubes . . . . 73--88
          Nick Roussopoulos and   
             Yannis Kotidis and   
              Mema Roussopoulos   Cubetree: organization of and bulk
                                  incremental updates on the data cube . . 89--99
      Inderpal Singh Mumick and   
               Dallan Quass and   
       Barinderpal Singh Mumick   Maintenance of Data Cubes and Summary
                                  Tables in a Warehouse  . . . . . . . . . 100--111
            Thin-Fong Tsuei and   
            Allan N. Packer and   
                    Keng-Tai Ko   Database Buffer Size Investigation for
                                  OLTP Workloads . . . . . . . . . . . . . 112--122
       Joachen Doppelhammer and   
        Thomas Höppler and   
              Alfons Kemper and   
                Donald Kossmann   Database Performance in the Real World:
                                  TPC-D and SAP R/3  . . . . . . . . . . . 123--134
           Michael J. Carey and   
            David J. DeWitt and   
        Jeffrey F. Naughton and   
          Mohammad Asgarian and   
                 Paul Brown and   
         Johannes E. Gehrke and   
                 Dhaval N. Shah   The BUCKY Object-Relational Benchmark    135--146
              Brad Adelberg and   
       Hector Garcia-Molina and   
                 Jennifer Widom   The STRIP Rule System For Efficiently
                                  Maintaining Derived Data . . . . . . . . 147--158
                Yihong Zhao and   
        Prasad M. Deshpande and   
            Jeffrey F. Naughton   An Array-Based Algorithm for
                                  Simultaneous Multidimensional Aggregates 159--170
      Joseph M. Hellerstein and   
              Peter J. Haas and   
                  Helen J. Wang   Online Aggregation . . . . . . . . . . . 171--182
             Swarup Acharya and   
           Michael Franklin and   
                 Stanley Zdonik   Balancing Push and Pull for Data
                                  Broadcast  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 183--194
         R. J. Bayardo, Jr. and   
                  W. Bohrer and   
                   R. Brice and   
                A. Cichocki and   
                  J. Fowler and   
                   A. Helal and   
                 V. Kashyap and   
                 T. Ksiezyk and   
                  G. Martin and   
                  M. Nodine and   
                  M. Rashid and   
            M. Rusinkiewicz and   
                    R. Shea and   
            C. Unnikrishnan and   
                   A. Unruh and   
                       D. Woelk   InfoSleuth: Agent-Based Semantic
                                  Integration of Information in Open and
                                  Dynamic Environments . . . . . . . . . . 195--206
               Luis Gravano and   
        Chen-Chuan K. Chang and   
Héctor García-Molina and   
                Andreas Paepcke   STARTS: Stanford proposal for Internet
                                  meta-searching . . . . . . . . . . . . . 207--218
           Michael J. Carey and   
                Donald Kossmann   On Saying ``Enough Already!'' in SQL . . 219--230
            Timothy Griffin and   
                   Richard Hull   A Framework for Implementing
                                  Hypothetical Queries . . . . . . . . . . 231--242
   Andrea C. Arpaci-Dusseau and   
    Remzi H. Arpaci-Dusseau and   
            David E. Culler and   
      Joseph M. Hellerstein and   
             David A. Patterson   High-Performance Sorting on Networks of
                                  Workstations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 243--254
                Sergey Brin and   
             Rajeev Motwani and   
          Jeffrey D. Ullman and   
                    Shalom Tsur   Dynamic Itemset Counting and Implication
                                  Rules for Market Basket Data . . . . . . 255--264
                Sergey Brin and   
             Rajeev Motwani and   
              Craig Silverstein   Beyond Market Baskets: Generalizing
                                  Association Rules to Correlations  . . . 265--276
               Eui-Hong Han and   
             George Karypis and   
                    Vipin Kumar   Scalable Parallel Data Mining for
                                  Association Rules  . . . . . . . . . . . 277--288
                  Flip Korn and   
             H. V. Jagadish and   
             Christos Faloutsos   Efficiently Supporting Ad Hoc Queries in
                                  Large Datasets of Time Sequences . . . . 289--300
                   M. Livny and   
            R. Ramakrishnan and   
                   K. Beyer and   
                    G. Chen and   
             D. Donjerkovic and   
                 S. Lawande and   
               J. Myllymaki and   
                      K. Wenger   DEVise: Integrated Querying and Visual
                                  Exploration of Large Datasets  . . . . . 301--312
           Umesh Maheshwari and   
                 Barbara Liskov   Partitioned Garbage Collection of a
                                  Large Object Store . . . . . . . . . . . 313--323
                Nick Koudas and   
              Kenneth C. Sevcik   Size Separation Spatial Join . . . . . . 324--335
              Jignesh Patel and   
                 JieBing Yu and   
                Navin Kabra and   
              Kristin Tufte and   
              Biswadeep Nag and   
               Josef Burger and   
                 Nancy Hall and   
       Karthikeyan Ramasamy and   
               Roger Lueder and   
               Curt Ellmann and   
                 Jim Kupsch and   
                 Shelly Guo and   
               Johan Larson and   
              David De Witt and   
               Jeffrey Naughton   Building a Scalable Geo-Spatial DBMS:
                                  Technology, Implementation, and
                                  Evaluation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 336--347
           Michael Gebhardt and   
             Matthias Jarke and   
                 Stephan Jacobs   A Toolkit for Negotiation Support
                                  Interfaces to Multi-Dimensional Data . . 348--356
              Tolga Bozkaya and   
                Meral Ozsoyoglu   Distance-Based Indexing for
                                  High-Dimensional Metric Spaces . . . . . 357--368
             Norio Katayama and   
                Shin'ichi Satoh   The SR-tree: An Index Structure for
                                  High-Dimensional Nearest Neighbor
                                  Queries  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 369--380
       Narayanan Shivakumar and   
Héctor García-Molina   Wave-Indices: Indexing Evolving
                                  Databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 381--392
               Dallan Quass and   
                 Jennifer Widom   On-line Warehouse View Maintenance . . . 393--404
             Latha S. Colby and   
            Akira Kawaguchi and   
          Daniel F. Lieuwen and   
      Inderpal Singh Mumick and   
                Kenneth A. Ross   Supporting Multiple View Maintenance
                                  Policies . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 405--416
                 D. Agrawal and   
               A. El Abbadi and   
                   A. Singh and   
                       T. Yurek   Efficient View Maintenance at Data
                                  Warehouses . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 417--427
    François Llirbat and   
    Françoise Fabret and   
                     Eric Simon   Eliminating Costly Redundant
                                  Computations from SQL Trigger Executions 428--439
            Iakovos Motakis and   
                  Carlo Zaniolo   Temporal Aggregation in Active Database
                                  Rules  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 440--451
               R. J. Miller and   
                        Y. Yang   Association Rules over Interval Data . . 452--461
               Binto George and   
                 Jayant Haritsa   Secure Transaction Processing in Firm
                                  Real-Time Database Systems . . . . . . . 462--473
             Sushil Jajodia and   
        Pierangela Samarati and   
         V. S. Subrahmanian and   
                  Eliza Bertino   A Unified Framework for Enforcing
                                  Multiple Access Control Policies . . . . 474--485
               Ramesh Gupta and   
             Jayant Haritsa and   
             Krithi Ramamritham   Revisiting Commit Processing in
                                  Distributed Database Systems . . . . . . 486--497
                  Dennis Shasha   Lessons from Wall Street: case studies
                                  in configuration, tuning, and
                                  distribution . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 498--501
           Michael J. Carey and   
           Nelson M. Mattos and   
                   Anil K. Nori   Object-relational database systems
                                  (tutorial): principles, products and
                                  challenges . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 502--502
                    Ralf Kramer   Databases on the Web: Technologies for
                                  Federation Architectures and Case
                                  Studies  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 503--506
          Surajit Chaudhuri and   
                 Umeshwar Dayal   Data Warehousing and OLAP for Decision
                                  Support  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 507--508
              Surajit Chaudhuri   Query optimization at the crossroads . . 509--509
                      Anonymous   Query Optimization at the Crossroads:
                                  Moderator: Surajit Chaudhuri . . . . . . 509
             Isabel F. Cruz and   
                M. Averbuch and   
             Wendy T. Lucas and   
        Melissa Radzyminski and   
                    Kirby Zhang   Delaunay: a Database Visualization
                                  System . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 510--513
                 Nita Goyal and   
               Charles Hoch and   
         Ravi Krishnamurthy and   
              Brian Meckler and   
             Michael Suchow and   
                    Moshe Zloof   Picture Programming Project  . . . . . . 514--516
                   M. Livny and   
            R. Ramakrishnan and   
                   K. Beyer and   
                    G. Chen and   
             D. Donjerkovic and   
                 S. Lawande and   
               J. Myllymaki and   
                      K. Wenger   DEVise (demo abstract): integrated
                                  querying and visual exploration of large
                                  datasets . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 517--520
                Wen-Syan Li and   
    K. Selçuk Candan and   
               Kyoji Hirata and   
                 Yoshinori Hara   SEMCOG: An Object-Based Image Retrieval
                                  System and Its Visual Query Interface    521--524
                 S. Bressan and   
                  C. H. Goh and   
                    K. Fynn and   
              M. Jakobisiak and   
                 K. Hussein and   
                     H. Kon and   
                     T. Lee and   
                 S. Madnick and   
                    T. Pena and   
                      J. Qu and   
                    A. Shum and   
                      M. Siegel   The COntext INterchange Mediator
                                  Prototype  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 525--527
               Paolo Atzeni and   
               Riccardo Torlone   MDM: a Multiple-Data Model Tool for the
                                  Management of Heterogeneous Database
                                  Schemes  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 528--531
             Joachim Hammer and   
Héctor García-Molina and   
         Svetlozar Nestorov and   
             Ramana Yerneni and   
             Marcus Breunig and   
               Vasilis Vassalos   Template-Based Wrappers in the TSIMMIS
                                  System . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 532--535
Frédéric Gingras and   
      Laks V. S. Lakshmanan and   
        Iyer N. Subramanian and   
           Despina Papoulis and   
              Nematollaah Shiri   Languages for Multi-Database
                                  Interoperability . . . . . . . . . . . . 536--538
      Michael R. Genesereth and   
           Arthur M. Keller and   
              Oliver M. Duschka   Infomaster: An Information Integration
                                  System . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 539--542
         R. J. Bayardo, Jr. and   
                  W. Bohrer and   
                   R. Brice and   
                A. Cichocki and   
                  J. Fowler and   
                   A. Helal and   
                 V. Kashyap and   
                 T. Ksiezyk and   
                  G. Martin and   
                  M. Nodine and   
                  M. Rashid and   
            M. Rusinkiewicz and   
                    R. Shea and   
            C. Unnikrishnan and   
                   A. Unruh and   
                       D. Woelk   The InfoSleuth Project . . . . . . . . . 543--545
            Anthony Tomasic and   
       Rémy Amouroux and   
            Philippe Bonnet and   
            Olga Kapitskaia and   
              Hubert Naacke and   
                 Louiqa Raschid   The Distributed Information Search
                                  Component (Disco) and the World Wide Web 546--548
             Mary Fernandez and   
           Daniela Florescu and   
                Jaewoo Kang and   
                  Alon Levy and   
                      Dan Suciu   STRUDEL: a Web Site Management System    549--552
                 Jaiwei Han and   
         Krzysztof Koperski and   
             Nebojsa Stefanovic   GeoMiner: a System Prototype for Spatial
                                  Data Mining  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 553--556
           Wilburt J. Labio and   
                  Yue Zhuge and   
            Janet L. Wiener and   
             Himanshu Gupta and   
Héctor García-Molina and   
                 Jennifer Widom   The WHIPS Prototype for Data Warehouse
                                  Creation and Maintenance . . . . . . . . 557--559
        Jason Tsong-Li Wang and   
              Dennis Shasha and   
         George J. S. Chang and   
               Liam Relihan and   
             Kaizhong Zhang and   
                   Girish Patel   Structural Matching and Discovery in
                                  Document Databases . . . . . . . . . . . 560--563
           Stefan Berchtold and   
             Hans-Peter Kriegel   S3: Similarity Search in CAD Database
                                  Systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 564--567
           Praveen Seshadri and   
                    Mark Paskin   PREDATOR: An OR-DBMS with Enhanced Data
                                  Types  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 568--571
                S. Chakravarthy   SENTINEL: An Object-Oriented DBMS With
                                  Event-Based Rules  . . . . . . . . . . . 572--575
                Dirk Wodtke and   
        Jeanine Weissenfels and   
             Gerhard Weikum and   
     Angelika Kotz Dittrich and   
                     Peter Muth   The MENTOR Workbench for Enterprise-Wide
                                  Workflow Management  . . . . . . . . . . 576--579
        Yannis E. Ioannidis and   
                Miron Livny and   
        Anastassia Ailamaki and   
            Anand Narayanan and   
                 Andrew Therber   ZOO: a Desktop Experiment Management
                                  Environment  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 580--583

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 26, Number 3, September, 1997

             Mary Fernandez and   
           Daniela Florescu and   
                  Alon Levy and   
                      Dan Suciu   A Query Language for a Web-Site
                                  Management System  . . . . . . . . . . . 4--11
      Daniel Barbará and   
                  Mark Sullivan   Quasi-Cubes: Exploiting Approximations
                                  in Multidimensional Databases  . . . . . 12--17
      Gilles Clément and   
         Christian Larouche and   
                Denis Gouin and   
                 Paul Morin and   
                   Henry Kucera   OGDI: Toward Interoperability Among
                                  Geospatial Databases . . . . . . . . . . 18--23
        Thanasis Hadzilacos and   
               Nectaria Tryfona   An Extended Entity-Relationship Model
                                  for Geographic Applications  . . . . . . 24--29
             Nenad A. Jukic and   
                Susan V. Vrbsky   Asserting Beliefs in MLS Relational
                                  Models . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30--35
           Avi Silberschatz and   
                    Stan Zdonik   Database systems --- breaking out of the
                                  box  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36--50
         Krithi Ramamritham and   
                Nandit Soparkar   Report on DART '96: databases: active
                                  and real-time (concepts meet practice)   51--53
               Jason McHugh and   
            Serge Abiteboul and   
                Roy Goldman and   
               Dallas Quass and   
                 Jennifer Widom   Lore: a Database Management System for
                                  Semistructured Data  . . . . . . . . . . 54--66
   Brigitta König-Ries and   
            Peter C. Lockermann   Research in Databases and Data-Intensive
                                  Applications Computer Science Dept. and
                                  FZI, University of Karlsruhe . . . . . . 67--72

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 26, Number 4, 1997

                      Anonymous   SIGMOD Officers, Committees, and Awards  1
                      Dan Suciu   Foreword: Management of semistructured
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4--7
              Naveen Ashish and   
              Craig A. Knoblock   Wrapper Generation for Semi-structured
                                  Internet Sources . . . . . . . . . . . . 8--15
               Paolo Atzeni and   
        Giansalvatore Mecca and   
                 Paolo Merialdo   Semistructured and Structured Data in
                                  the Web: Going Back and Forth  . . . . . 16--23
               Jason McHugh and   
                 Jennifer Widom   Integrating Dynamically-Fetched External
                                  Information into a DBMS for
                                  Semistructured Data  . . . . . . . . . . 24--31
             Robert A. Nado and   
               Scott B. Huffman   Extracting Entity Profiles from
                                  Semistructured Information Spaces  . . . 32--38
         Svetlozer Nestorov and   
            Serge Abiteboul and   
                 Rajeev Motwani   Inferring structure in semistructured
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39--43
                S. Nestoroc and   
               S. Abiteboul and   
                     R. Motwani   Inferring Structure in Semistructured
                                  Data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39
               Franz Baader and   
        Manfred A. Jeusfeld and   
                    Werner Nutt   Intelligent access to heterogeneous
                                  information sources: report on the 4th
                                  workshop on knowledge representation
                                  meets databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . 44--48
              R. McClatchey and   
                      G. Vossen   Workshop on workflow management in
                                  scientific and engineering applications
                                  --- report . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 49--53
                  S. Conrad and   
              B. Eaglestone and   
             W. Hasselbring and   
                M. Roantree and   
           M. Schöhoff and   
          M. Strässler and   
                 M. Vermeer and   
                      F. Saltor   Research Issues in Federated Database
                                  Systems: Report of EFDBS '97 Workshop    54--56
               Ashish Gupta and   
          Venky Harinarayan and   
                Anand Rajaraman   Virtual database technology  . . . . . . 57--61
                    L. Seligman   Industry Perspectives  . . . . . . . . . 62
                   Jim Gray and   
                   Goetz Graefe   The Five-Minute Rule Ten Years Later,
                                  and Other Computer Storage Rules of
                                  Thumb  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 63--68
             Sushil Jajodia and   
      Daniel Barbará and   
               Alex Brodsky and   
           Larry Kerschberg and   
                  Ami Motro and   
               Edgar Sibley and   
                   X. Sean Wang   Information Systems Research at George
                                  Mason University . . . . . . . . . . . . 69--74
                Peter Dadam and   
                  Wolfgang Klas   The Database and Information System
                                  Research Group at the University of Ulm  75--79
                      Anonymous   Workshop on Foundations of Models and
                                  Languages for Data and Objects . . . . . 80
                      Anonymous   SIGMETRICS Symposium on Parallel and
                                  Distributed Tools  . . . . . . . . . . . 81


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 27, Number 1, March, 1998

              Akmal B. Chaudhri   Reports: Workshop Report on Experiences
                                  Using Object Data Management in the
                                  Real-World . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5--10
                 Ron Musick and   
                   Chris Miller   Report on the Second IEEE Metadata
                                  Conference (Metadata '97)  . . . . . . . 11--15
               Praveen Seshadri   PREDATOR: a Resource for Database
                                  Research . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16--20
              Nick Roussopoulos   Materialized Views and Data Warehouses   21--26
          Bradley F. Burton and   
                Victor W. Marek   Applications of JAVA programming
                                  language to database management  . . . . 27--34
              Stella Gatziu and   
               Arne Koschel and   
Günter von Bültzingsloewen and   
                  Hans Fritschi   Unbundling active functionality  . . . . 35--40
                  S. Gatzui and   
                 A. Koschel and   
     G. von Bultzingsloewen and   
                    H. Fritschi   Unbundling Active Functionality  . . . . 35
              Chan Man Kuok and   
                     Ada Fu and   
                   Man Hon Wong   Mining Fuzzy Association Rules in
                                  Databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41--46
        Vassilis J. Tsotras and   
        Christian S. Jensen and   
           Richard T. Snodgrass   An Extensible Notation for
                                  Spatiotemporal Index Queries . . . . . . 47--53
          Richard Snodgrass and   
              Elisa Bertino and   
                 Mike Carey and   
                   Jim Gray and   
             Henry F. Korth and   
             Betty Salzberg and   
                  Dennis Shasha   Reminiscences on influential papers  . . 54--57
              Chialin Chang and   
             Anurag Acharya and   
               Alan Sussman and   
                     Joel Saltz   T2: a Customizable Parallel Database for
                                  Multi-Dimensional Data . . . . . . . . . 58--66
               Pinar Koksal and   
         Sena Nural Arpinar and   
                   Asuman Dogac   Workflow History Management  . . . . . . 67--75
                   Frank Manola   Towards a Richer Web Object Model  . . . 76--80
                Arnon Rosenthal   Where Will Object Technology Drive Data
                                  Administration?  . . . . . . . . . . . . 81--87
            Philip A. Bernstein   Repositories and Object Oriented
                                  Databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 88--96
                     Jiawei Han   Towards On-Line Analytical Mining in
                                  Large Databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . 97--107
                      Anonymous   Third IFCIS Conference on Cooperative
                                  Information Systems (CoopIS '98) . . . . 108

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 27, Number 2, June, 1998

                  Dick Tsur and   
          Jeffrey D. Ullman and   
            Serge Abiteboul and   
              Chris Clifton and   
             Rajeev Motwani and   
         Svetlozar Nestorov and   
                Arnon Rosenthal   Query Flocks: a Generalization of
                                  Association-Rule Mining  . . . . . . . . 1--12
              Raymond T. Ng and   
      Laks V. S. Lakshmanan and   
                 Jiawei Han and   
                      Alex Pang   Exploratory Mining and Pruning
                                  Optimizations of Constrained
                                  Associations Rules . . . . . . . . . . . 13--24
          Takahiko Shintani and   
             Masaru Kitsuregawa   Parallel Mining Algorithms for
                                  Generalized Association Rules with
                                  Classification Hierarchy . . . . . . . . 25--36
                    Jun Rao and   
                Kenneth A. Ross   Reusing Invariants: a New Strategy for
                                  Correlated Queries . . . . . . . . . . . 37--48
               Leonidas Fegaras   Query Unnesting in Object-Oriented
                                  Databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 49--60
            Mitch Cherniack and   
                    Stan Zdonik   Changing the Rules: Transformations for
                                  Rule-Based Optimizers  . . . . . . . . . 61--72
               Sudipto Guha and   
             Rajeev Rastogi and   
                   Kyuseok Shim   CURE: An Efficient Clustering Algorithm
                                  for Large Databases  . . . . . . . . . . 73--84
        Roberto J. Bayardo, Jr.   Efficiently Mining Long Patterns from
                                  Databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 85--93
             Rakesh Agrawal and   
            Johannes Gehrke and   
        Dimitrios Gunopulos and   
             Prabhakar Raghavan   Automatic Subspace Clustering of High
                                  Dimensional Data for Data Mining
                                  Applications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 94--105
                Navin Kabra and   
                David J. DeWitt   Efficient Mid-Query Re-Optimization of
                                  Sub-Optimal Query Execution Plans  . . . 106--117
Björn T. Jónsson and   
        Michael J. Franklin and   
              Divesh Srivastava   Interaction of Query Evaluation and
                                  Buffer Management for Information
                                  Retrieval  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 118--129
                Tolga Urhan and   
        Michael J. Franklin and   
                Laurent Amsaleg   Cost Based Query Scrambling for Initial
                                  Delays . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 130--141
           Stefan Berchtold and   
        Christian Böhm and   
             Hans-Peter Kriegal   The Pyramid-Technique: Towards Breaking
                                  the Curse of Dimensionality  . . . . . . 142--153
               Thomas Seidl and   
             Hans-Peter Kriegel   Optimal Multi-Step $k$-Nearest Neighbor
                                  Search . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 154--165
           K. V. Ravi Kanth and   
          Divyakant Agrawal and   
                    Ambuj Singh   Dimensionality Reduction for Similarity
                                  Searching in Dynamic Databases . . . . . 166--176
               Sophie Cluet and   
             Claude Delobel and   
Jérôme Siméon and   
                Katarzyna Smaga   Your Mediators Need Data Conversion! . . 177--188
         Renée J. Miller   Using Schematically Heterogeneous
                                  Structures . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 189--200
               William W. Cohen   Integration of Heterogeneous Databases
                                  Without Common Domains Using Queries
                                  Based on Textual Similarity  . . . . . . 201--212
   Stéphane Grumbach and   
            Philippe Rigaux and   
                   Luc Segoufin   The DEDALE System for Complex Spatial
                                  Queries  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 213--224
  Apostolos N. Papadopoulos and   
            Yannis Manolopoulos   Similarity Query Processing Using Disk
                                  Arrays . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 225--236
  Gísli R. Hjaltason and   
                    Hanan Samet   Incremental Distance Join Algorithms for
                                  Spatial Databases  . . . . . . . . . . . 237--248
             Yannis Kotidis and   
              Nick Roussopoulos   An Alternative Storage Organization for
                                  ROLAP Aggregate Views Based on Cubetrees 249--258
        Prasad M. Deshpande and   
       Karthikeyan Ramasamy and   
                Amit Shukla and   
            Jeffrey F. Naughton   Caching Multidimensional Queries Using
                                  Chunks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 259--270
                Yihong Zhao and   
        Prasad M. Deshpande and   
        Jeffrey F. Naughton and   
                    Amit Shukla   Simultaneous Optimization and Evaluation
                                  of Multiple Dimensional Queries  . . . . 271--282
                  Brad Adelberg   NoDoSE: a Tool for Semi-Automatically
                                  Extracting Structured and
                                  Semi-Structured Data from Text Documents 283--294
         Svetlozar Nestorov and   
            Serge Abiteboul and   
                 Rajeev Motwani   Extracting Schema from Semistructured
                                  Data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 295--306
         Soumen Chakrabarti and   
                  Byron Dom and   
                    Piotr Indyk   Enhanced Hypertext Categorization Using
                                  Hyperlinks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 307--318
       Subbu N. Subramanian and   
        Shivakumar Venkataraman   Cost-Based Optimization of Decision
                                  Support Queries Using Transient Views    319--330
         Phillip B. Gibbons and   
                   Yossi Matias   New Sampling-Based Summary Statistics
                                  for Improving Approximate Query Answers  331--342
            Sunita Sarawagi and   
               Shiby Thomas and   
                 Rakesh Agrawal   Integrating Association Rule Mining with
                                  Relational Database Systems:
                                  Alternatives and Implications  . . . . . 343--354
             Chee-Yong Chan and   
            Yannis E. Ioannidis   Bitmap Index Design and Evaluation . . . 355--366
          Surajit Chaudhuri and   
                Vivek Narasayya   AutoAdmin ``what-if'' index analysis
                                  utility  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 367--378
           Michael Jaedicke and   
             Bernhard Mitschang   On Parallel Processing of Aggregate and
                                  Scalar Functions in Object-Relational
                                  DBMS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 379--389
            Michael Godfrey and   
                Tobias Mayr and   
           Praveen Seshadri and   
            Thorsten von Eicken   Secure and Portable Database
                                  Extensibility  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 390--401
                Sibel Adali and   
             Pietro Bonatti and   
         Maria Luisa Sapino and   
             V. S. Subrahmanian   A Multi-Similarity Algebra . . . . . . . 402--413
      Mary Fernández and   
           Daniela Florescu and   
                Jaewoo Kang and   
                  Alon Levy and   
                      Dan Suciu   Catching the boat with Strudel:
                                  experiences with a Web-site management
                                  system . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 414--425
        Gurmeet Singh Manku and   
        Sridhar Rajagopalan and   
               Bruce G. Lindsay   Approximate Medians and other Quantiles
                                  in One Pass and with Limited Memory  . . 426--435
          Surajit Chaudhuri and   
             Rajeev Motwani and   
                Vivek Narasayya   Random Sampling for Histogram
                                  Construction: How much is enough?  . . . 436--447
               Yossi Matias and   
       Jeffrey Scott Vitter and   
                       Min Wang   Wavelet-Based Histograms for Selectivity
                                  Estimation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 448--459
                David Lomet and   
                 Gerhard Weikum   Efficient Transparent Application
                                  Recovery in Client-Server Information
                                  Systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 460--471
       Per-Åke Larson and   
                   Goetz Graefe   Memory Management during Run Generation
                                  in External Sorting  . . . . . . . . . . 472--483
              Todd Anderson and   
             Yuri Breitbart and   
             Henry F. Korth and   
                   Avishai Wool   Replication, Consistency, and
                                  Practicality: Are These Mutually
                                  Exclusive? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 484--495
            Michael Stonebraker   Are we working on the right problems?
                                  (panel)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 496--496
                John Mylopoulos   Next generation database systems won't
                                  work without semantics! (panel)  . . . . 497--497
              Nabil R. Adam and   
                   Yelena Yesha   Electronic commerce: tutorial  . . . . . 498--498
              Alfons Kemper and   
            Donald Kossmann and   
                Florian Matthes   SAP R/3 (tutorial): a database
                                  application system . . . . . . . . . . . 499--499
              Gray Clossman and   
                  Phil Shaw and   
                Mark Hapner and   
             Johannes Klein and   
         Richard Pledereder and   
                   Brian Becker   Java and relational databases
                                  (tutorial): SQLJ . . . . . . . . . . . . 500--500
           Stefan Berchtold and   
                 Daniel A. Keim   High-dimensional index structures:
                                  database support for next decade's
                                  applications (tutorial)  . . . . . . . . 501--501
    José A. Blakeley and   
               Michael J. Pizzo   Microsoft Universal Data Access Platform 502--503
                 Seth White and   
               Rick Cattell and   
               Shel Finkelstein   Enterprise Java Platform Data Access . . 504--505
          Berthold Reinwald and   
                 Hamid Pirahesh   SQL Open Heterogeneous Data Access . . . 506--507
                    Chris Eaton   Managing Large Systems with DB2 UDB  . . 508--509
             C. Gregory Doherty   Database Systems Management and Oracle8  510--511
                    Peter Spiro   Ubiquitous, Self-tuning, Scalable
                                  Servers  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 512--515
           Michael Franklin and   
                    Stan Zdonik   ``Data in Your Face'': Push Technology
                                  in Perspective . . . . . . . . . . . . . 516--519
        Satish Ramakrishnan and   
                    Vibha Dayal   The PointCast network (abstract) . . . . 520--520
                    Arvola Chan   Transactional publish/subscribe: the
                                  proactive multicast of database changes
                                  (abstract) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 521--521
                KianSing Ng and   
                   Huan Liu and   
                  HweeBong Kwah   A Data Mining Application: Customer
                                  Retention at the Port of Singapore
                                  Authority (PSA)  . . . . . . . . . . . . 522--525
           Richard Anderson and   
               Gopalan Arun and   
                  Richard Frank   Oracle Rdb's Record Caching Model  . . . 526--527
          Tirthankar Lahiri and   
                Ashok Joshi and   
                Amit Jasuja and   
             Sumanta Chatterjee   50,000 Users on an Oracle8 Universal
                                  Server Database  . . . . . . . . . . . . 528--530
                   Kamar Aulakh   About Quark Digital Media System . . . . 531--532
               Daniel S. Whelan   FileNet Integrated Document Management:
                                  Database Usage and Issues  . . . . . . . 533--533
                John Nauman and   
                     Ray Suorsa   Developing a High Traffic, Read-Only Web
                                  Site . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 534--535
                James Chong and   
                 Charles Schwab   Real Business Processing Meets the Web   536--536
             Edwin R. Lassettre   Olympic Records for Data at the 1998
                                  Nagano Games . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 537--537
                 Eric A. Brewer   Delivering High Availability for Inktomi
                                  Search Engines . . . . . . . . . . . . . 538--538
                Sherri Kennamer   Microsoft.com: a High-Scale Data
                                  Management and Transaction Processing
                                  Solution . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 539--540
                     Bin Li and   
                  Dennis Shasha   Free Parallel Data Mining  . . . . . . . 541--543
        Giansalvatore Mecca and   
               Paolo Atzeni and   
           Alessandro Masci and   
             Paolo Merialdo and   
               Giuseppe Sindoni   The \sc ARANEUS Web-Base Management
                                  System . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 544--546
                   Ling Liu and   
                  Calton Pu and   
                   Wei Tang and   
              David Buttler and   
                 John Biggs and   
                  Tong Zhou and   
           Paul Benninghoff and   
                    Wei Han and   
                     Fenghua Yu   CQ: a Personalized Update Monitoring
                                  Toolkit  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 547--549
               Chris Olston and   
           Allison Woodruff and   
            Alexander Aiken and   
                Michael Chu and   
              Vuk Ercegovac and   
                   Mark Lin and   
            Mybrid Spalding and   
            Michael Stonebraker   DataSplash . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 550--552
          Surajit Chaudhuri and   
                Vivek Narasayya   Microsoft Index Tuning Wizard for SQL
                                  Server 7.0 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 553--554
        Bartek Kiepuszewski and   
            Ralf Muhlberger and   
              Maria E. Orlowska   FlowBack: Providing Backward Recovery
                                  for Workflow Management Systems  . . . . 555--557
               William W. Cohen   Providing Database-like Access to the
                                  Web Using Queries Based on Textual
                                  Similarity . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 558--560
    José Luis Ambite and   
              Naveen Ashish and   
                Greg Barish and   
          Craig A. Knoblock and   
              Steven Minton and   
           Pragnesh J. Modi and   
                 Ion Muslea and   
             Andrew Philpot and   
                  Sheila Tejada   ARIADNE: a System for Constructing
                                  Mediators for Internet Sources . . . . . 561--563
                    Chen Li and   
             Ramana Yerneni and   
           Vasilis Vassalos and   
       Hector Garcia-Molina and   
    Yannis Papakonstantinou and   
             Jeffrey Ullman and   
                 Murty Valiveti   Capability Based Mediation in TSIMMIS    564--566
                  Ron Avnur and   
      Joseph M. Hellerstein and   
                   Bruce Lo and   
               Chris Olston and   
            Bhaskaran Raman and   
         Vijayshankar Raman and   
                  Tali Roth and   
                     Kirk Wylie   CONTROL: Continuous Output and
                                  Navigation Technology with Refinement
                                  On-Line  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 567--569
           Marcel Kornacker and   
                 Mehul Shah and   
          Joseph M. Hellerstein   AMDB: an access method debugging tool    570--571
         Zoé Lacroix and   
            Arnaud Sahuguet and   
             Raman Chandrasekar   User-oriented smart-cache for the Web:
                                  What You Seek is What You Get! . . . . . 572--574
              Peter Baumann and   
             Andreas Dehmel and   
              Paula Furtado and   
              Roland Ritsch and   
                Norbert Widmann   The Multidimensional Database System
                                  RasDaMan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 575--577
               Jang Ho Park and   
              Yong Sik Kwon and   
                Ki Hong Kim and   
                Sang Ho Lee and   
            Byoung Dae Park and   
                  Sang Kyun Cha   Xmas: An Extensible Main-Memory Storage
                                  System for High-Performance Applications 578--580
         Osmar R. Za\"\iane and   
                 Jiawei Han and   
                 Ze-Nian Li and   
              Sonny H. Chee and   
                Jenny Y. Chiang   MultiMediaMiner: a System Prototype for
                                  MultiMedia Data Mining . . . . . . . . . 581--583
               Motomichi Toyama   SuperSQL: An Extended SQL for Database
                                  Publishing and Presentation  . . . . . . 584--586
               Stefano Ceri and   
           Piero Fraternali and   
             Stefano Paraboschi   The IDEA Web Lab . . . . . . . . . . . . 587--589
                  Shaul Dar and   
                 Gadi Entin and   
                  Shai Geva and   
                    Eran Palmon   DTL's DataSpot: database exploration as
                                  easy as browsing the Web \ldots  . . . . 590--592
                  Jing Chen and   
               Limsoon Wong and   
                   Louxin Zhang   A Protein Patent Query System Powered By
                                  Kleisli  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 593--595

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 27, Number 3, 1998

                  P. Atzeni and   
                   A. Mendelzon   WebDB'98: International Workshop on the
                                  Web and Databases  . . . . . . . . . . . 4
                 A. Borgida and   
                V. Chaudhri and   
                      M. Staudt   KRDB'98: The 5th International Workshop
                                  on Knowledge Representation Meets
                                  Databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
                  K. Cheung and   
                          A. Fu   Enhanced Nearest Neighbour Search on the
                                  $R$-tree . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16
                 T. Griffin and   
                       B. Kumar   Algebraic Change Propagation for
                                  Semijoin and Outerjoin, Queries  . . . . 22
                       D. Lomet   B-tree Page Size When Caching is
                                  Considered . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28
               R. Snodgrass and   
           H. Garcia-Molina and   
              T. Imielisnki and   
                   D. Maier and   
                P. Selinger and   
                      J. Ullman   Reminiscences on Influential Papers  . . 33
                  G. Kappel and   
              W. Retschitzegger   The TriGS Active Object-Oriented
                                  Database System: An Overview . . . . . . 36
                  K. Keeton and   
               D. Patterson and   
                 J. Hellerstein   A Case for Intelligent Disks (IDISKs)    42
               A. Eisenberg and   
                      J. Melton   Standards in Practice  . . . . . . . . . 53
                D. Florescu and   
                    A. Levy and   
                   A. Mendelzon   Database techniques for the World-Wide
                                  Web: a Survey  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 59
                   S. Chang and   
                 L. Gravano and   
                  G. Kaiser and   
                    K. Ross and   
                      S. Stolfo   Database Research at Columbia University 75
                   D. Lomet and   
                   R. Barga and   
                S. Chaudhri and   
                      P. Larson   The Microsoft Database Research Group    81
                      Anonymous   ACM SIGMOD Record December 1998 Special
                                  Section on Electronic Commerce . . . . . 86
                      Anonymous   Semantic Interoperability in Global
                                  Information Systems  . . . . . . . . . . 87
                      Anonymous   VLDB'99 Conference Preliminary
                                  Conference Announcement and Call for
                                  Papers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 88

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 27, Number 4, 1998

                       A. Dogac   Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
                 M. Bichler and   
                   A. Segev and   
                        J. Zhao   Component-based E-Commerce: Assessment
                                  of Current Practices . . . . . . . . . . 7
                      S. Danish   Building Database-Driven Electronic
                                  Catalogs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
                 B. Meltzer and   
                     R. Glushko   XML and Electronic Commerce: Enabling
                                  the Network Economy  . . . . . . . . . . 21
                   A. Dogac and   
                 I. Durusoy and   
                 S. Arpinar and   
                  N. Tatbul and   
                  P. Koskal and   
                  I. Cingil and   
                   N. Dimililer   A Workflow-based Electronic marketplace
                                  on the Web . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25
                N. Jennings and   
                  T. Norman and   
                     P. Faratin   ADEPT: An Agent-Based Approach to
                                  Business Process Management  . . . . . . 32
                   A. Reich and   
                   I. Ben-Shaul   A Componentized Architecture for Dynamic
                                  Electronic Markets . . . . . . . . . . . 40
                    S. Boll and   
                    W. Klas and   
                   B. Battaglin   Design and Implementation of RMP --- a
                                  Virtual Electronic Market Place  . . . . 48
                 A. Buchner and   
                    M. Mulvenna   Discovering Internet Marketing
                                  Intelligence through Online Analytical
                                  Web Usage Mining . . . . . . . . . . . . 54
          J. Domingo-Ferrer and   
         J. Herrera-Joancomarti   An Anonymous Electronic Commerce Scheme
                                  with an Off-Line Authority and Untrusted
                                  Agents . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 62
             M. Christoffel and   
               S. Pilkowski and   
                 B. Schmitt and   
                   P. Lockemann   Electronic Market: The Roadmap for
                                  University Libraries and Members to
                                  Survive the Information Jungle . . . . . 68
               P. Bernstein and   
                  M. Brodie and   
                    S. Ceri and   
                  D. Dewitt and   
                M. Franklin and   
           H. Garcia-Molina and   
                    J. Gray and   
                    J. Held and   
             J. Hellerstein and   
                H. Jagadish and   
                    M. Lesk and   
                   D. Maier and   
                J. Naughton and   
                H. Pirahesh and   
             M. Stonebraker and   
                      J. Ullman   The Asilomar Report on Database Research 74
               R. Snodgrass and   
                    L. Haas and   
              A. Mendelzohn and   
               M. Ozsoyoglu and   
               J. Paredaens and   
             K. Ramamritham and   
            N. Roussopoulos and   
                   J. Widom and   
                          P. Yu   Reminiscences on Influential Papers  . . 81
                      D. Ritter   The Middleware Muddle  . . . . . . . . . 86
               A. Eisenberg and   
                      J. Melton   SQLJ Part O, Now Known as SQL/OLB
                                  (Object-Language Bindings) . . . . . . . 94


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 28, Number 1, 1999

                      Anonymous   SIGMOD Officers, Committees, and Awards  1
                  A. Ouksel and   
                       A. Sheth   A brief introduction to the research
                                  area and the special section . . . . . . 5
                      D. Mackay   Semantic Integration of Environmental
                                  Models for Application to Global
                                  Information Systems and Decision-Making  13
                   E. Forte and   
                  F. Haenni and   
              K. Warkentyne and   
                   E. Duval and   
              K. Cardinaels and   
                 E. Vervaet and   
                K. Hendrikx and   
                   M. Forte and   
                   F. Simillion   Semantic and Pedagogic Interoperability
                                  Mechanisms in the ARIADNE Educational
                                  Repository . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20
                   K. Smith and   
                       L. Obrst   Unpacking The Semantics of Source and
                                  Usage To Perform Semantic Reconciliation
                                  In Large-Scale Information Systems . . . 26
                    A. Hampapur   Semantic Video Indexing: Approach and
                                  Issues . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32
            M. Papazo\uglou and   
              J. Hoppenbrouwers   Contextualizing the Information Space in
                                  Federated Digital Libraries  . . . . . . 40
                  K. Sycara and   
                  M. Klusch and   
                  S. Widoff and   
                          J. Lu   3Dynamic Service Matchmaking Among
                                  Agents in Open Information Environments  47
             S. Bergamaschi and   
                 S. Castano and   
                     M. Vincini   Semantic Integration of Semistructured
                                  and Structured Data Sources  . . . . . . 54
                  J. Fowler and   
                   B. Perry and   
                  M. Nodine and   
                   B. Bargmeyer   Agent-Based Semantic Interoperability in
                                  InfoSleuth . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 60
                         A. Gal   Semantic Interoperability in Information
                                  Services: Experiencing with CoopWARE . . 68
              M. Nascimento and   
                    C. Medeiros   Report on the 13th Brazilian Symposium
                                  on Database Systems (SBBD '98) . . . . . 76
         M. Farias de Souza and   
               M. Costa Sampaio   Efficient Materialization and Use of
                                  Views in Data Warehouses . . . . . . . . 78
                    S. Ceri and   
              P. Fraternali and   
                  S. Paraboschi   Design Principles for Data-Intensive Web
                                  Sites  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 84
                    J. Kuan and   
                       P. Lewis   A study on data point search for
                                  HG-trees . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 90
                M. Roantree and   
                  J. Murphy and   
                 W. Hasselbring   The OASIS Multidatabase Prototype  . . . 97
                   A. Sheth and   
                 C. Bertram and   
                        K. Shah   VideoAnywhere: a System for Searching
                                  and Managing Distributed Heterogeneous
                                  Video Assets . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 104
                R. Snograss and   
               S. Abiteboul and   
                   S. Cluet and   
                M. Franklin and   
                  G. Lohman and   
                   D. Lomet and   
               G. Ozsoyoglu and   
            R. Ramakrishnan and   
                    K. Ross and   
                  T. Sellis and   
                   P. Valduriez   Reminiscences on Influential Papers  . . 110
                   M. Carey and   
                    L. Seligman   NSF Workshop on Industrial/Academic
                                  Cooperation in Database Systems  . . . . 115
               A. Eisenberg and   
                      J. Melton   Standards --- SQL:1999, formerly known
                                  as SQL3  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 131

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 28, Number 2, 1999

             Nikos Mamoulis and   
              Dimitris Papadias   Integration of Spatial Join Algorithms
                                  for Processing Multiple Inputs . . . . . 1
             Swarup Acharya and   
          Viswanath Poosala and   
              Sridhar Ramaswamy   Selectivity Estimation in Spatial
                                  Databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
        Kaushik Chakrabarti and   
                Sharad Mehrotra   Efficient Concurrency Control in
                                  Multidimensional Access Methods  . . . . 25
             H. V. Jagadish and   
      Laks V. S. Lakshmanan and   
              Divesh Srivastava   Snakes and Sandwiches: Optimal
                                  Clustering Strategies for a Data
                                  Warehouse  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37
             Mihael Ankerst and   
          Markus M. Breunig and   
         Hans-Peter Kriegel and   
                    Jorg Sander   OPTICS: Ordering Points To Identify the
                                  Clustering Structure . . . . . . . . . . 49
          Charu C. Aggarwal and   
          Cecilia Procopiuc and   
               Joel L. Wolf and   
               Philip S. Yu and   
                  Jong Soo Park   Fast Algorithms for Projected Clustering 61
                David Lomet and   
                    Mark Tuttle   Logical Logging to Extend Recovery to
                                  New Domains  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 73
   Jayavel Shanmugasundaram and   
       Arvind Nithrakashyap and   
     Rajendran Sivasankaran and   
             Krithi Ramamritham   Efficient Concurrency Control for
                                  Broadcast Environments . . . . . . . . . 85
             Yuri Breitbart and   
         Raghavan Komondoor and   
             Rajeev Rastogi and   
                S. Seshadri and   
               Avi Silberschatz   Update Propagation Protocols For
                                  Replicated Databases . . . . . . . . . . 97
                 Hasan M. Jamil   Belief Reasoning in MLS Deductive
                                  Databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 109
                Sibel Adali and   
         Maria-Luisa Sapino and   
             V. S. Subrahmanian   A Multimedia Presentation Algebra  . . . 121
             H. V. Jagadish and   
      Laks V. S. Lakshmanan and   
                  Tova Milo and   
          Divesh Srivastava and   
                  Dimitra Vista   Querying Network Directories . . . . . . 133
               Christian Hidber   Online Association Rule Mining . . . . . 145
      Laks V. S. Lakshmanan and   
              Raymond T. Ng and   
                 Jiawei Han and   
                      Alex Pang   Optimization of Constrained Frequent Set
                                  Queries with 2-variable Constraints  . . 157
            Johannes Gehrke and   
            Venkatesh Ganti and   
         Raghu Ramakrishnan and   
                    Wei-Yin Loh   BOAT --- Optimistic Decision Tree
                                  Construction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 169
           Ashraf Aboulnaga and   
              Surajit Chaudhuri   Self-tuning Histograms: Building
                                  Histograms Without Looking at Data . . . 181
       Jeffrey Scott Vitter and   
                       Min Wang   Approximate Computation of
                                  Multidimensional Aggregates of Sparse
                                  Data Using Wavelets  . . . . . . . . . . 193
             Chee-Yong Chan and   
            Yannis E. Ioannidis   An Efficient Bitmap Encoding Scheme for
                                  Selection Queries  . . . . . . . . . . . 215
                  Ming-Chuan Wu   Query Optimization for Selections Using
                                  Bitmaps  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 227
            Bjorn Blohsfeld and   
               Dieter Korus and   
                Bernhard Seeger   A Comparison of Selectivity Estimators
                                  for Range Queries on Metric Attributes   239
        Gurmeet Singh Manku and   
        Sridhar Rajagopalan and   
               Bruce G. Lindsay   Random Sampling Techniques for Space
                                  Efficient Online Computation of Order
                                  Statistics of Large Datasets . . . . . . 251
          Surajit Chaudhuri and   
             Rajeev Motwani and   
                Vivek Narasayya   On Random Sampling over Joins  . . . . . 263
             Swarup Acharya and   
         Phillip B. Gibbons and   
          Viswanath Poosala and   
              Sridhar Ramaswamy   Join Synopses for Approximate Query
                                  Answering  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 275
              Peter J. Haas and   
          Joseph M. Hellerstein   Ripple Joins for Online Aggregation  . . 287
            Zachary G. Ives and   
           Daniela Florescu and   
              Marc Friedman and   
                  Alon Levy and   
                 Daniel S. Weld   An Adaptive Query Execution System for
                                  Data Integration . . . . . . . . . . . . 299
           Daniela Florescu and   
                  Alon Levy and   
            Ioana Manolescu and   
                      Dan Suciu   Query Optimization in the Presence of
                                  Limited Access Patterns  . . . . . . . . 311
      Arunprasad P. Marathe and   
                  Kenneth Salem   Query Processing Techniques for Arrays   323
        Chen-Chuan K. Chang and   
           Hector Garcia-Molina   Mind Your Vocabulary: Query Mapping
                                  Across Heterogeneous Information Sources 335
                Tobias Mayr and   
               Praveen Seshadri   Client-Site Query Extensions . . . . . . 347
                Kevin Beyer and   
             Raghu Ramakrishnan   Bottom-Up Computation of Sparse and
                                  Iceberg CUBEs  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 359
             Yannis Kotidis and   
              Nick Roussopoulos   DynaMat: a Dynamic View Management
                                  System for Data Warehouses . . . . . . . 371
         Wilburt Juan Labio and   
             Ramana Yerneni and   
           Hector Garcia-Molina   Shrinking the Warehouse Update Window    383
             Apostol Natsev and   
             Rajeev Rastogi and   
                   Kyuseok Shim   Research Sessions --- Session:
                                  Similarity Search --- WALRUS: a
                                  Similarity Retrieval Algorithm for Image
                                  Databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 395
          Charu C. Aggarwal and   
               Joel L. Wolf and   
                   Philip S. Yu   A New Method for Similarity Indexing of
                                  Market Basket Data . . . . . . . . . . . 407
                 Daniel A. Keim   Efficient Geometry-based Similarity
                                  Search of $3$D Spatial Databases . . . . 419
               Alin Deutsch and   
             Mary Fernandez and   
                      Dan Suciu   Storing Semistructured Data with STORED  431
             Ramana Yerneni and   
                    Chen Li and   
       Hector Garcia-Molina and   
                 Jeffrey Ullman   Computing Capabilities of Mediators  . . 443
    Yannis Papakonstantinou and   
               Vasilis Vassalos   Query Rewriting using Semistructured
                                  Data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 455
               D. W. Embley and   
                Y. S. Jiang and   
                         Y-K Ng   Record-Boundary Discovery in Web
                                  Documents  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 467
               Jamie Callan and   
           Margaret Connell and   
                       Aiqun Du   Automatic Discovery of Language Models
                                  for Text Databases . . . . . . . . . . . 479
              Hasan Davulcu and   
             Juliana Freire and   
              Michael Kifer and   
             I. V. Ramakrishnan   A Layered Architecture for Querying
                                  Dynamic Web Content  . . . . . . . . . . 491
               Praveen Seshadri   ``Honey, I Shrunk the DBMS'': Footprint,
                                  Mobility, and Beyond . . . . . . . . . . 503
       Minos N. Garofalakis and   
         Shridhar Ramaswamy and   
             Rajeev Rastogi and   
                   Kyuseok Shim   Of Crawlers, Portals, Mice and Men: Is
                                  there more to Mining the Web?  . . . . . 504
                  M. Tamer Ozsu   Data Management Issues in Electronic
                                  Commerce . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 505
                  Dirk Dullmann   Petabyte Databases . . . . . . . . . . . 506
                       C. Mohan   A Database Perspective on Lotus
                                  Domino/Notes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 507
             Soumen Chakrabarti   Hypertext Databases and Data Mining  . . 508
        Alexander Hinneburg and   
                 Daniel A. Keim   Clustering Methods for Large Databases:
                                  From the Past to the Future  . . . . . . 509
                      Dan Suciu   Managing Web Data  . . . . . . . . . . . 510
                   M. Carey and   
              D. Chamberlin and   
               S. Narayanan and   
                   B. Vance and   
                   D. Doole and   
                  S. Rielau and   
               R. Swagerman and   
                      N. Mattos   O-O, What's Happening to DB2?  . . . . . 511
        Vishu Krishnamurthy and   
         Sandeepan Banerjee and   
                      Anil Nori   Bringing Object-Relational Technology to
                                  Mainstream . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 513
                     Paul Brown   Implementing the Spirit of SQL-99  . . . 515
                 J. Baulier and   
                P. Bohannon and   
                  S. Gogate and   
                   C. Gupta and   
                  S. Haldar and   
                   S. Joshi and   
               A. Khivesera and   
                   H. Korth and   
                 P. McIlroy and   
                  J. Miller and   
           P. P. S. Narayan and   
                  M. Nemeth and   
                 R. Rastogi and   
                S. Seshardi and   
            A. Silberschatz and   
               S. Sudarshan and   
                  M. Wilder and   
                         C. Wei   DataBlitz Storage Manager: Main Memory
                                  Database Performance for Critical
                                  Applications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 519
           K. V. Ravi Kanth and   
                Siva Ravada and   
              Jayant Sharma and   
                   Jay Banerjee   Indexing Medium-dimensionality Data in
                                  Oracle . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 521
                    Walt Kohler   EMC Information Sharing: Direct Access
                                  to MVS Data from Unix and NT . . . . . . 523
                     Rick Greer   Daytona and the Fourth-Generation
                                  Language Cymbal  . . . . . . . . . . . . 525

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 28, Number 3, 1999

                      Anonymous   SIGMOD Officers, Committees, and Awards  1
               A. Bernstein and   
              C. Dellarocas and   
                       M. Klein   Towards Adaptive Workflow Systems
                                  (CSCW-98 Workshop Report)  . . . . . . . 7
                  S. Conrad and   
             W. Hasselbring and   
              U. Hohenstien and   
                 R. Kutsche and   
                M. Roantree and   
                   G. Saake and   
                      F. Saltor   Engineering Federated Information
                                  Systems (EFIS '99 Workshop Report) . . . 9
                  J. Boulos and   
                         K. Ono   Cost Estimation of User-Defined Methods
                                  in Object-Relational Database Systems    22
               A. Rosenthal and   
                      E. Sciore   First-Class Views: a Key to
                                  User-Centered Computing  . . . . . . . . 29
                     S. Yau and   
                   H. Leong and   
                  D. McLeod and   
                          A. Si   On Multi-Resolution Document
                                  Transmission in Mobile Web . . . . . . . 37
               R. Snodgrass and   
                 R. Agrawal and   
               P. Bernstien and   
              D. Chamberlin and   
                    J. Gray and   
                  D. Hadede and   
                     W. Kim and   
                 B. Lindsay and   
                   C. Mohan and   
                R. Morrison and   
                  R. Reiter and   
                     C. Zaniolo   Reminiscences on Influential Papers  . . 43
                     P. Ram and   
                      L. Do and   
                        P. Drew   Distributed Transactions in Practice . . 49
                 M. Paplani and   
                   J. Wason and   
                  A. Dunlop and   
                      D. Nicole   A Distributed Scientific Data Archive
                                  Using the Web, XML and SQL/MED . . . . . 56
                 P. Domenig and   
                    K. Dittrich   An Overview and Classification of
                                  Mediated Query Systems . . . . . . . . . 63
               L. Gruenwald and   
                   L. Brown and   
                 R. Dirckze and   
               S. Guinepain and   
                 C. Sanchez and   
                 B. Summers and   
                S. Vanichayobon   Database Research at the University of
                                  Oklahoma . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 73

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 28, Number 4, December, 1999

                   Opher Etzion   Report on NGITS'99: The fourth
                                  international workshop on next
                                  generation information technologies and
                                  systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3--6
              Stella Gatziu and   
           Manfred Jeusfeld and   
              Martin Staudt and   
               Yannis Vassiliou   Design and management of data warehouses
                                  report on the DMDW'99 workshop . . . . . 7--10
             Eric N. Hanson and   
               Lloyd X. Noronha   Timer-driven database triggers and
                                  alerters: semantics and a challenge  . . 11--16
               Tim Kempster and   
             Colin Stirling and   
                 Peter Thanisch   Diluting ACID  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17--23
                  Leonid Libkin   Some remarks on variable independence,
                                  closure, and orthographic dimension in
                                  constraint databases . . . . . . . . . . 24--28
                Serge Abiteboul   On views and XML . . . . . . . . . . . . 30--38
    Kaippallimalil J. Jacob and   
                  Dennis Shasha   FinTime: a financial time series
                                  benchmark  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 42--48
                 Ron Musick and   
              Terence Critchlow   Practical lessons in supporting
                                  large-scale computational science  . . . 49--57
           Andrew Eisenberg and   
                     Jim Melton   SQLJ Part 1: SQL routines using the Java
                                  programming language . . . . . . . . . . 58--63
          Panos Vassiliadis and   
                   Timos Sellis   A survey of logical models for OLAP
                                  databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 64--69


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 29, Number 1, 2000

                      Anonymous   SIGMOD Officers, Committees, and Awards  1
                    S. Ceri and   
            L. Lalinichenko and   
             M. Kitsuregawa and   
                      H. Lu and   
            M. Ozsoyov\uglu and   
               R. Snodgrass and   
                       V. Vianu   SIGMOD Sister Societies  . . . . . . . . 4
                    H. Jagadish   ACM -- SIGMOD Digital Review . . . . . . 16
                 J. Roddick and   
                L. Al-Jadir and   
                L. Bertossi and   
                   M. Dumas and   
                F. Estrella and   
               H. Gregersen and   
                 K. Hornsby and   
                  J. Lufter and   
               F. Mandreoli and   
                T. Mannisto and   
                   E. Mayol and   
                  L. Wedemeijer   Evolution and Change in Data Management
                                  --- Issues and Directions  . . . . . . . 21
              A. Labrinidis and   
                N. Roussopoulos   Generating Dynamic Content at
                                  Database-Backed Web Servers: Cgi-bin vs.
                                  mod-perl . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26
               E. Pourabbas and   
                   M. Rafanelli   Hierarchies and Relative Operators in
                                  the OLAP Environment . . . . . . . . . . 32
                  C. Vassilakis   An Optimisation Scheme for Coalesce /
                                  Valid Time Selection Operator Sequences  38
                    G. Dong and   
                          J. Su   Database Principles --- Incremental
                                  Maintenance of Recursive Views Using
                                  Relational Calculus / SQL  . . . . . . . 44
               C. Faloutsos and   
                    A. Levy and   
                  P. O'Neil and   
                   E. Simon and   
              D. Srivastava and   
                   V. Vianu and   
                      G. Weikum   Reminiscences on Influential Papers  . . 52
                  H. Liefke and   
                       D. Suciu   Systems and Prototypes --- An Extensible
                                  Compressor for XML Data  . . . . . . . . 57
               A. Eisenberg and   
                      J. Melton   Standards --- SQL Standardization: The
                                  Next Steps . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 63
                A. Bonifati and   
                        S. Ceri   Comparative Analysis of Five XML Query
                                  Languages  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 68
                 A. Paepcke and   
           H. Garcia-Molina and   
          G. Rodriguez-Mula and   
                         J. Cho   Beyond Document Similarity:
                                  Understanding Value-Based Search and
                                  Browsing Technologies  . . . . . . . . . 80

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 29, Number 2, 2000

                 Jiawei Han and   
                   Jian Pei and   
                      Yiwen Yin   Mining Frequent Patterns without
                                  Candidate Generation . . . . . . . . . . 1
                Erik Riedel and   
         Christos Faloutsos and   
          Gregory R. Ganger and   
                 David F. Nagle   Data Mining on an OLTP System (Nearly)
                                  for Free . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
             Pradeep Shenoy and   
          Jayant R. Haritsa and   
               S. Sudarshan and   
            Gaurav Bhalotia and   
                Mayank Bawa and   
                  Devavrat Shah   Turbo-charging Vertical Mining of Large
                                  Databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22
                 David B. Lomet   High Speed On-line Backup When Using
                                  Logical Log Operations . . . . . . . . . 34
         Wilburt Juan Labio and   
            Janet L. Wiener and   
       Hector Garcia-Molina and   
                   Vlad Gorelik   Efficient Resumption of Interrupted
                                  Warehouse Loads  . . . . . . . . . . . . 46
       Mohana K. Lakhamraju and   
             Rajeev Rastogi and   
                S. Seshadri and   
                   S. Sudarshan   On-line Reorganization in Object
                                  Databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 58
          Charu C. Aggarwal and   
                   Philip S. Yu   Finding Generalized Projected Clusters
                                  In High Dimensional Spaces . . . . . . . 70
      Christopher R. Palmer and   
             Christos Faloutsos   Density Biased Sampling: An Improved
                                  Method for Data Mining and Clustering    82
          Markus M. Breunig and   
         Hans-Peter Kriegel and   
              Raymond T. Ng and   
                    Jorg Sander   LOF: Identifying Density-Based Local
                                  Outliers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 93
       Markos Zaharioudakis and   
           Roberta Cochrane and   
               George Lapis and   
             Hamid Pirahesh and   
                   Monica Urata   Answering Complex SQL Queries Using
                                  Automatic Summary Tables . . . . . . . . 105
                Junghoo Cho and   
           Hector Garcia-Molina   Synchronizing a Database to Improve
                                  Freshness  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 117
              Kenneth Salem and   
                Kevin Beyer and   
              Bruce Lindsay and   
               Roberta Cochrane   How To Roll a Join: Asynchronous
                                  Incremental View Maintenance . . . . . . 129
     Vassilis Christophides and   
               Sophie Cluet and   
                  Jerome Simeon   On Wrapping Query Languages and
                                  Efficient XML Integration  . . . . . . . 141
             Hartmut Liefke and   
                      Dan Suciu   XMill: An Efficient Compressor for XML
                                  Data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 153
          Minos Garofalakis and   
           Aristides Gionis and   
             Rajeev Rastogi and   
                S. Seshadri and   
                   Kyuseok Shim   XTRACT: a System for Extracting Document
                                  Type Descriptors from XML Documents  . . 165
         Christos Faloutsos and   
            Bernhard Seeger and   
                Agma Traina and   
            Caetano Traina, Jr.   Spatial Join Selectivity Using Power
                                  Laws . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 177
             Antonio Corral and   
        Yannis Manolopoulos and   
         Yannis Theodoridis and   
        Michael Vassilakopoulos   Closest Pair Queries in Spatial
                                  Databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 189
                  Flip Korn and   
               S. Muthukrishnan   Influence Sets Based on Reverse Nearest
                                  Neighbor Queries . . . . . . . . . . . . 201
  Manuel Rodriguez-Martinez and   
              Nick Roussopoulos   MOCHA: a Self-Extensible Database
                                  Middleware System for Distributed Data
                                  Sources  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 213
                Mong Li Lee and   
         Masaru Kitsuregawa and   
              Beng Chin Ooi and   
               Kian-Lee Tan and   
                 Anirban Mondal   Towards Self-Tuning Data Placement in
                                  Parallel Database Systems  . . . . . . . 225
              Witold Litwin and   
                 Thomas Schwarz   LH*/RS: a High-Availability Scalable
                                  Distributed Data Structure using Reed
                                  Solomon Codes  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 237
                 Prasan Roy and   
                S. Seshadri and   
               S. Sudarshan and   
                 Siddhesh Bhobe   Efficient and Extensible Algorithms for
                                  Multi Query Optimization . . . . . . . . 249
                  Ron Avnur and   
          Joseph M. Hellerstein   Eddies: Continuously Adaptive Query
                                  Processing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 261
                Lucian Popa and   
               Alin Deutsch and   
            Arnaud Sahuguet and   
                     Val Tannen   A Chase Too Far? . . . . . . . . . . . . 273
                Roy Goldman and   
                 Jennifer Widom   WSQ/DSQ: a Practical Approach for
                                  Combined Querying of Databases and the
                                  Web  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 285
             Rakesh Agrawal and   
              Edward L. Wimmers   A Framework for Expressing and Combining
                                  Preferences  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 297
                Tom Barclay and   
                   Jim Gray and   
                      Don Slutz   Microsoft TerraServer: a Spatial Data
                                  Warehouse  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 307
              Luca Forlizzi and   
        Ralf Hartmut Guting and   
            Enrico Nardelli and   
               Markus Schneider   A Data Model and Data Structures for
                                  Moving Objects Databases . . . . . . . . 319
           Simonas Saltenis and   
        Christian S. Jensen and   
       Scott T. Leutenegger and   
                 Mario A. Lopez   Indexing the Positions of Continuously
                                  Moving Objects . . . . . . . . . . . . . 331
               Hyoseop Shin and   
                Bongki Moon and   
                      Sukho Lee   Adaptive Multi-Stage Distance Join
                                  Processing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 343
                Junghoo Cho and   
       Narayanan Shivakumar and   
           Hector Garcia-Molina   Finding Replicated Web Collections . . . 355
      Alexandros Labrinidis and   
              Nick Roussopoulos   Web View Materialization . . . . . . . . 367
               Jianjun Chen and   
            David J. DeWitt and   
                  Feng Tian and   
                      Yuan Wang   NiagaraCQ: a Scalable Continuous Query
                                  System for Internet Databases  . . . . . 379
             Yuan-Chi Chang and   
           Lawrence Bergman and   
          Vittorio Castelli and   
             Chung-Sheng Li and   
               Ming-Ling Lo and   
                  John R. Smith   The Onion Technique: Indexing for Linear
                                  Optimization Queries . . . . . . . . . . 391
             H. V. Jagadish and   
                Nick Koudas and   
              Divesh Srivastava   On Effective Multi-Dimensional Indexing
                                  for Strings  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 403
                JungHwan Oh and   
                    Kien A. Hua   Efficient and Cost-effective Techniques
                                  for Browsing and Indexing Large Video
                                  Databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 415
          Sridhar Ramaswamy and   
             Rajeev Rastogi and   
                   Kyuseok Shim   Efficient Algorithms for Mining Outliers
                                  from Large Data Sets . . . . . . . . . . 427
             Rakesh Agrawal and   
           Ramakrishnan Srikant   Privacy-Preserving Data Mining . . . . . 439
        Alexander S. Szalay and   
            Peter Z. Kunszt and   
                 Ani Thakar and   
                   Jim Gray and   
                  Don Slutz and   
              Robert J. Brunner   Designing and Mining Multi-Terabyte
                                  Astronomy Archives: The Sloan Digital
                                  Sky Survey . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 451
        Dimitrios Gunopulos and   
             George Kollios and   
        Vassilis J. Tsotras and   
            Carlotta Domeniconi   Approximating Multi-dimensional
                                  Aggregate Range Queries over Real
                                  Attributes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 463
                    Jun Rao and   
                Kenneth A. Ross   Making B$^+$-Trees Cache Conscious in
                                  Main Memory  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 475
             Swarup Acharya and   
         Phillip B. Gibbons and   
              Viswanath Poosala   Congressional Samples for Approximate
                                  Answering of Group-By Queries  . . . . . 487
               Florian Waas and   
          Cesar Galindo-Legaria   Counting, Enumerating, and Sampling of
                                  Execution Plans in a Cost-Based Query
                                  Optimizer  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 499
               Fanny Wattez and   
               Sophie Cluet and   
         Veronique Benzaken and   
                 Guy Ferran and   
               Christian Fiegel   Benchmarking Queries over Trees:
                                  Learning the Hard Truth the Hard Way . . 510
            Wolfgang Lehner and   
              Richard Sidle and   
             Hamid Pirahesh and   
               Roberta Cochrane   Maintenance of Cube Automatic Summary
                                  Tables . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 512
                      Val Huber   Challenges in Automating Declarative
                                  Business Rules to Enable Rapid Business
                                  Response . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 514
                 Ronald G. Ross   Expressing Business Rules  . . . . . . . 515
                   Eric Kintzer   Going Beyond Personalization: Rule
                                  Engines at Work  . . . . . . . . . . . . 517
                Hui-I Hsiao and   
                Inderpal Narang   DLFM: a Transactional Resource Manager   518
       Nagavamsi Ponnekanti and   
               Hanuma Kodavalla   Online Index Rebuild . . . . . . . . . . 529
         Melliyal Annamalai and   
               Rajiv Chopra and   
             Samuel DeFazio and   
                   Susan Mavris   Indexing Images in Oracle8i  . . . . . . 539
              Andreas Weininger   Handling Very Large Databases with
                                  Informix Extended Parallel Server  . . . 548
             Chung-Min Chen and   
           Munir Cochinwala and   
            Claudio Petrone and   
                 Marc Pucci and   
              Sunil Samtani and   
             Patrizia Santa and   
                   Marco Mesiti   Internet Traffic Warehouse . . . . . . . 550
             Carlos Ordonez and   
                 Paul Cereghini   SQLEM: Fast Clustering in SQL using the
                                  EM Algorithm . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 559
                 Anant Jhingran   Anatomy of a Real E-Commerce System  . . 571

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 29, Number 3, September, 2000

               Krishna Kant and   
              Prasant Mohapatra   Workshop on performance and architecture
                                  of Web servers . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12--14
               Heiko Ludwig and   
                    Paul Grefen   Report on ISDO '00: the CAiSE*00
                                  workshop on ``Infrastructures for
                                  Dynamic Business-to-Business Service
                                  Outsourcing''  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15--18
                Kun-Lung Wu and   
                   Philip S. Yu   Report on Second International Workshop
                                  on Advanced Issues of E-commerce and
                                  Web-based information systems  . . . . . 19--23
               Sena Arpinar and   
                   Asuman Dogac   Provision of market services for eCo
                                  compliant electronic marketplaces  . . . 24--30
          Eliseo Clementini and   
              Paolino Di Felice   Spatial operators  . . . . . . . . . . . 31--38
         Yannis Theodoridis and   
            Mario A. Nascimento   Generating spatiotemporal datasets on
                                  the WWW  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39--43
            Jan Van den Bussche   Constraint databases: a tutorial
                                  introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 44--51
              Till Westmann and   
            Donald Kossmann and   
                Sven Helmer and   
                Guido Moerkotte   The implementation and performance of
                                  compressed databases . . . . . . . . . . 55--67
            Thomas Vetterli and   
                Anca Vaduva and   
                  Martin Staudt   Metadata standards for data warehousing:
                                  open information model vs. common
                                  warehouse metadata . . . . . . . . . . . 68--75
                Dongwon Lee and   
                  Wesley W. Chu   Comparative analysis of six XML schema
                                  languages  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 76--87
          Themistoklis Palpanas   Knowledge discovery in data warehouses   88--100

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 29, Number 4, December, 2000

               Fabio Casati and   
                Umesh Dayal and   
                Ming-Chien Shan   Report on the VLDB workshop on
                                  technologies for e-services (TES)  . . . 11--15
             W. Hasselbring and   
       W.-J. van den Heuvel and   
               G. J. Houben and   
              R.-D. Kutsche and   
                  B. Rieger and   
                M. Roantree and   
                     K. Subieta   Research and practice in federated
                                  information systems  . . . . . . . . . . 16--18
            B. Pôssas and   
                M. Carvalho and   
                 R. Resende and   
                       W. Meita   Using quantitative information for
                                  efficient association rule generation    19--25
               Awais Rashid and   
                   Peter Sawyer   Object database evolution using
                                  separation of concerns . . . . . . . . . 26--33
         Joe Chun-Hung Yuen and   
                Edward Chan and   
                Kam-Yiu Lam and   
                    H. W. Leung   Cache invalidation scheme for mobile
                                  computing systems with real-time data    34--39
                 Alon Y. Halevy   Theory of answering queries using views  40--47
                 Anant Jhingran   Moving up the food chain: supporting
                                  e-commerce applications on databases . . 50--54
       Phillip A. Bernstein and   
             Alon Y. Halevy and   
            Rachel A. Pottinger   A vision for management of complex
                                  models . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 55--63
               Meikel Poess and   
                    Chris Floyd   New TPC benchmarks for decision support
                                  and Web commerce . . . . . . . . . . . . 64--71


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 30, Number 1, March, 2001

           Chiara Biancheri and   
  Jean-Christophe Pazzaglia and   
                  Gavino Paddeu   EIHA?!?: deploying Web and WAP services
                                  using XML technology . . . . . . . . . . 5--12
              Charu C. Aggarwal   Re-designing distance functions and
                                  distance-based applications for high
                                  dimensional data . . . . . . . . . . . . 13--18
               J. K. Lawder and   
                  P. J. H. King   Querying multi-dimensional data indexed
                                  using the Hilbert space-filling curve    19--24
                  Calton Pu and   
             Karsten Schwan and   
               Jonathan Walpole   Infosphere project: system support for
                                  information flow applications  . . . . . 25--34
              Elisa Bertino and   
        Ahmed K. Elmagarmid and   
           Mohand-Sa\"\id Hacid   Quality of service in multimedia digital
                                  libraries  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35--40
                  Ling Feng and   
        Marfred A. Jeusfeld and   
          Jeroen Hoppenbrouwers   Towards knowledge-based digital
                                  libraries  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41--46
              Peter Buneman and   
                 Wenfei Fan and   
Jérôme Simééon and   
                Scott Weinstein   Constraints for semistructured data and
                                  XML  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 47--54
                Kenneth A. Ross   Reminiscences on influential papers  . . 55--57
              Terence Critchlow   Report on XEWA-00: the XML enabled
                                  wide-area searches for bioinformatics
                                  workshop . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 58--61
               David Carmel and   
              Yoelle Maarek and   
                     Aya Soffer   XML and information retrieval: a SIGIR
                                  2000 workshop  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 62--65
               Patrick Bosc and   
               Amihai Motro and   
                 Gabriella Pasi   Report on the Fourth International
                                  Conference on Flexible Query Answering
                                  Systems (FQAS 2000)  . . . . . . . . . . 66--69
                 Jim Melton and   
           Jan-Eike Michels and   
           Vanja Josifovski and   
           Krishna Kulkarni and   
              Peter Schwarz and   
              Kathy Zeidenstein   SQL and management of external data  . . 70--77
     Renée J. Miller and   
Mauricio A. Hernández and   
              Laura M. Haas and   
               Lingling Yan and   
            C. T. Howard Ho and   
               Ronald Fagin and   
                    Lucian Popa   The Clio project: managing heterogeneity 78--83

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 30, Number 2, June, 2001

                 Jiawei Han and   
                   Jian Pei and   
                Guozhu Dong and   
                        Ke Wang   Efficient computation of Iceberg cubes
                                  with complex measures  . . . . . . . . . 1--12
            Johannes Gehrke and   
                  Flip Korn and   
              Divesh Srivastava   On computing correlated aggregates over
                                  continual data streams . . . . . . . . . 13--24
              Raymond T. Ng and   
                Alan Wagner and   
                         Yu Yin   Iceberg-cube computation with PC
                                  clusters . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25--36
          Charu C. Aggarwal and   
                   Philip S. Yu   Outlier detection for high dimensional
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37--46
              Denis Rinfret and   
             Patrick O'Neil and   
               Elizabeth O'Neil   Bit-sliced index arithmetic  . . . . . . 47--57
          Michael Greenwald and   
                 Sanjeev Khanna   Space-efficient online computation of
                                  quantile summaries . . . . . . . . . . . 58--66
    Panagiotis G. Ipeirotis and   
               Luis Gravano and   
                  Mehran Sahami   Probe, count, and classify: categorizing
                                  hidden Web databases . . . . . . . . . . 67--78
          Markus M. Breunig and   
         Hans-Peter Kriegel and   
           Peer Kröger and   
               Jörg Sander   Data bubbles: quality preserving
                                  performance boosting for hierarchical
                                  clustering . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 79--90
            Mahesh V. Joshi and   
          Ramesh C. Agarwal and   
                    Vipin Kumar   Mining needle in a haystack: classifying
                                  rare classes via two-phase rule
                                  induction  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 91--102
             Mary Fernandez and   
         Atsuyuki Morishima and   
                      Dan Suciu   Efficient evaluation of XML middle-ware
                                  queries  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 103--114
    Françoise Fabret and   
           H. Arno Jacobsen and   
    François Llirbat and   
        João Pereira and   
            Kenneth A. Ross and   
                  Dennis Shasha   Filtering algorithms and implementation
                                  for very fast publish/subscribe systems  115--126
        Giedrius Slivinskas and   
        Christian S. Jensen and   
           Richard T. Snodgrass   Adaptable query optimization and
                                  evaluation in temporal middleware  . . . 127--138
                 Kihong Kim and   
                Sang K. Cha and   
                   Keunjoo Kwon   Optimizing multidimensional index trees
                                  for main memory access . . . . . . . . . 139--150
               Eamonn Keogh and   
        Kaushik Chakrabarti and   
            Michael Pazzani and   
                Sharad Mehrotra   Locally adaptive dimensionality
                                  reduction for indexing large time series
                                  databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 151--162
            Philip Bohannon and   
              Peter Mcllroy and   
                 Rajeev Rastogi   Main-memory index structures with
                                  fixed-size partial keys  . . . . . . . . 163--174
             Vinayak Borkar and   
          Kaustubh Deshmukh and   
                Sunita Sarawagi   Automatic segmentation of text into
                                  structured records . . . . . . . . . . . 175--186
                 Clement Yu and   
                 Weiyi Meng and   
                Wensheng Wu and   
                   King-Lup Liu   Efficient and effective metasearch for
                                  text databases incorporating linkages
                                  among documents  . . . . . . . . . . . . 187--198
             Amol Deshpande and   
          Minos Garofalakis and   
                 Rajeev Rastogi   Independence is good: dependency-based
                                  histogram synopses for high-dimensional
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 199--210
              Nicolas Bruno and   
          Surajit Chaudhuri and   
                   Luis Gravano   STHoles: a multidimensional
                                  workload-aware histogram . . . . . . . . 211--222
             H. V. Jagadish and   
                    Hui Jin and   
              Beng Chin Ooi and   
                   Kian-Lee Tan   Global optimization of histograms  . . . 223--234
                Shimin Chen and   
         Phillip B. Gibbons and   
                  Todd C. Mowry   Improving index performance through
                                  prefetching  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 235--246
           Aristides Gionis and   
        Dimitrios Gunopulos and   
                    Nick Koudas   Efficient and tumble similar set
                                  retrieval  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 247--258
          Vagelis Hristidis and   
                Nick Koudas and   
        Yannis Papakonstantinou   PREFER: a system for the efficient
                                  execution of multi-parametric ranked
                                  queries  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 259--270
               Zhiyuan Chen and   
            Johannes Gehrke and   
                      Flip Korn   Query optimization in compressed
                                  database systems . . . . . . . . . . . . 271--282
              Shivnath Babu and   
          Minos Garofalakis and   
                 Rajeev Rastogi   SPARTAN: a model-based semantic
                                  compression system for massive data
                                  tables . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 283--294
          Surajit Chaudhuri and   
                 Gautam Das and   
                Vivek Narasayya   A robust, optimization-based approach
                                  for approximate answering of aggregate
                                  queries  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 295--306
               Hoshi Mistry and   
                 Prasan Roy and   
               S. Sudarshan and   
             Krithi Ramamritham   Materialized view selection and
                                  maintenance using multi-query
                                  optimization . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 307--318
             Foto N. Afrati and   
                    Chen Li and   
              Jeffrey D. Ullman   Generating efficient plans for queries
                                  using views  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 319--330
         Jonathan Goldstein and   
           Per-Åke Larson   Optimizing queries using materialized
                                  views: a practical, scalable solution    331--342
                Sang-Ho Lee and   
            Kyu-Young Whang and   
              Yang-Sae Moon and   
                   Il-Yeol Song   Dynamic buffer allocation in
                                  video-on-demand systems  . . . . . . . . 343--354
               Chris Olston and   
              Boon Thau Loo and   
                 Jennifer Widom   Adaptive precision setting for cached
                                  approximate values . . . . . . . . . . . 355--366
               Panos Kalnis and   
              Dimitris Papadias   Proxy-server architectures for OLAP  . . 367--378
        Christian Böhm and   
  Bernhard Braunmüller and   
              Florian Krebs and   
             Hans-Peter Kriegel   Epsilon grid order: an algorithm for the
                                  similarity join on massive
                                  high-dimensional data  . . . . . . . . . 379--388
          Christian A. Lang and   
                 Ambuj K. Singh   Modeling high-dimensional index
                                  structures using sampling  . . . . . . . 389--400
            Iosif Lazaridis and   
                Sharad Mehrotra   Progressive approximate aggregate
                                  queries with a multi-resolution tree
                                  structure  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 401--412
             Igor Tatarinov and   
            Zachary G. Ives and   
             Alon Y. Halevy and   
                 Daniel S. Weld   Updating XML . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 413--424
                 Chun Zhang and   
           Jeffrey Naughton and   
               David DeWitt and   
                  Qiong Luo and   
                     Guy Lohman   On supporting containment queries in
                                  relational database management systems   425--436
            Benjamin Nguyen and   
            Serge Abiteboul and   
      Grégory Cobena and   
             Mihaí Preda   Monitoring XML data on the Web . . . . . 437--448
                  Yi-Leh Wu and   
          Divyakant Agrawal and   
                  Amr El Abbadi   Applying the golden rule of sampling for
                                  query estimation . . . . . . . . . . . . 449--460
                Lise Getoor and   
            Benjamin Taskar and   
                  Daphne Koller   Selectivity estimation using
                                  probabilistic models . . . . . . . . . . 461--472
             Assaf Schuster and   
                      Ran Wolff   Communication-efficient distributed
                                  mining of association rules  . . . . . . 473--484
              Ling Ling Yan and   
     Renée J. Miller and   
              Laura M. Haas and   
                   Ronald Fagin   Data-driven understanding and refinement
                                  of schema mappings . . . . . . . . . . . 485--496
           Sihem Amer-Yahia and   
                SungRan Cho and   
      Laks V. S. Lakshmanan and   
              Divesh Srivastava   Minimization of tree pattern queries . . 497--508
                 AnHai Doan and   
             Pedro Domingos and   
                 Alon Y. Halevy   Reconciling schemas of disparate data
                                  sources: a machine-learning approach . . 509--520
   Felipe Cariño Jr. and   
             Pekka Kostamaa and   
               Art Kaufmann and   
                   John Burgess   StorHouse metanoia --- new applications
                                  for database, storage & data warehousing  521--531
    K. Selçuk Candan and   
                Wen-Syan Li and   
                  Qiong Luo and   
            Wang-Pin Hsiung and   
              Divyakant Agrawal   Enabling dynamic content caching for
                                  database-driven Web sites  . . . . . . . 532--543
             Julio C. Navas and   
               Michael Wynblatt   The network is the database: data
                                  management for highly distributed
                                  systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 544--551
        Michael Stonebraker and   
          Joseph M. Hellerstein   Content integration for e-business . . . 552--560
                 Thomas Maguire   Catalog management in Websphere Commerce
                                  Suite  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 561--561
              Zohreh Nazeri and   
              Eric Bloedorn and   
                   Paul Ostwald   Experiences in mining aviation safety
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 562--566
              Denise Draper and   
             Alon Y. Halevy and   
                 Daniel S. Weld   The nimble integration engine  . . . . . 567--568
                 Reed M. Meseck   Data management: lasting impact on wild,
                                  wild, web  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 569--570
César Galindo-Legaria and   
                   Milind Joshi   Orthogonal optimization of subqueries
                                  and aggregation  . . . . . . . . . . . . 571--581
              Parke Godfrey and   
                 Jarek Gryz and   
                Calisto Zuzarte   Exploiting constraint-like data
                                  characterizations in query optimization  582--592
          Tirthankar Lahiri and   
                Amit Ganesh and   
                  Ron Weiss and   
                    Ashok Joshi   Fast-Start: quick fault recovery in
                                  Oracle . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 593--598
             Pavan Deolasee and   
                Amol Katkar and   
           Ankur Panchbudhe and   
         Krithi Ramamritham and   
                Prashant Shenoy   Dissemination of dynamic data  . . . . . 599--599
      Werner Kießling and   
             Stefan Holland and   
             Stefan Fischer and   
                   Thorsten Ehm   COSIMA --- your smart, speaking
                                  E-salesperson  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 600--600
     Werner Kiesßling and   
             Stefan Holland and   
             Stefan Fischer and   
                   Thorsten Ehm   COSIMA --- your smart, speaking
                                  E-salesperson  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 600--600
                    L. Shou and   
               C. H. Chionh and   
                   Z. Huang and   
                    Y. Ruan and   
                   Kian-Lee Tan   REVIEW: a real-time virtual walkthrough
                                  system . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 601--601
                Arnaud Sahuguet   Kweelt: more than just ``Yet Another
                                  Framework to Query XML!''  . . . . . . . 602--602
      Sudarshan S. Chawathe and   
                Thomas Baby and   
                    Jihwang Yoo   VQBD: exploring semistructured data  . . 603--603
              David Buttler and   
                   Ling Liu and   
                  Calton Pu and   
            Henrique Paques and   
                    Wei Han and   
                       Wei Tang   OminiSearch: a method for searching
                                  dynamic content on the Web . . . . . . . 604--604
              Elisa Bertino and   
            Silvana Castano and   
                  Elena Ferrari   Securing XML documents: the Author-X
                                  project demonstration  . . . . . . . . . 605--605
          Kajal T. Claypool and   
      Elke A. Rundensteiner and   
                  Xin Zhang and   
                    Su Hong and   
                Harumi Kuno and   
             Wang-chien Lee and   
                  Gail Mitchell   Sangam --- a solution to support
                                  multiple data models, their mappings and
                                  maintenance  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 606--606
Mauricio A. Hernández and   
     Renée J. Miller and   
                  Laura M. Haas   Clio: a semi-automatic tool for schema
                                  mapping  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 607--607
             Sanjay Agrawal and   
          Surajit Chaudhuri and   
                Vivek Narasayya   Materialized view and index selection
                                  tool for Microsoft SQL Server 2000 . . . 608--608
            Tiziana Catarci and   
              Giuseppe Santucci   The prototype of the DARE system . . . . 609--609
                  Asaf Adii and   
               David Botzer and   
               Opher Etzion and   
             Tali Yatzkar-Haham   Monitoring business processes through
                                  event correlation based on dependency
                                  model  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 610--610
              Mehul A. Shah and   
          Sirish Chandrasekaran   Fault-tolerant, load-balancing queries
                                  in telegraph . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 611--611
           Eugene Agichtein and   
               Luis Gravano and   
                 Jeff Pavel and   
         Viktoriya Sokolova and   
          Aleksandr Voskoboynik   Snowball: a prototype system for
                                  extracting relations from large text
                                  collections  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 612--612
               Edward Chang and   
           Kwang-Ting Cheng and   
              Lihyuarn L. Chang   PBIR --- perception-based image
                                  retrieval  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 613--613
         Hans-Peter Kriegel and   
        Andreas Müller and   
           Marco Pötke and   
                   Thomas Seidl   Spatial data management for computer
                                  aided design . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 614--614
                Kam-Yiu Lam and   
                Edward Chan and   
                Tei-Wei Kuo and   
                   S. W. Ng and   
                      Dick Hung   RETINA: a real-time traffic navigation
                                  system . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 615--615
              Anindya Datta and   
              Kaushik Dutta and   
         Krithi Ramamritham and   
               Helen Thomas and   
               Debra VanderMeer   Dynamic content acceleration: a caching
                                  solution to enable scalable dynamic Web
                                  page generation  . . . . . . . . . . . . 616--616
             Arthur Whitney and   
                  Dennis Shasha   Lots o'Ticks: real time high performance
                                  time series queries on billions of
                                  trades and quotes  . . . . . . . . . . . 617--617
                 Jiawei Han and   
                Hasan Jamil and   
                    Ying Lu and   
              Liangyou Chen and   
                 Yaqin Liao and   
                       Jian Pei   DNA-miner: a system prototype for mining
                                  DNA sequences  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 618--618
                   Jun Chen and   
                  Xin Zhang and   
              Songting Chen and   
            Andreas Koeller and   
          Elke A. Rundensteiner   DyDa: data warehouse maintenance in
                                  fully concurrent environments  . . . . . 619--619
       Per-Åke Larson and   
              Dana Florescu and   
               Goetz Graefe and   
            Guido Moerkotte and   
             Hamid Pirahesh and   
           Harald Schöning   XML data management (panel session): go
                                  native or spruce up relational systems?  620--620
            Arnon Rosenthal and   
             Klaus Dittrich and   
                Jim Donahue and   
                   Bill Maimone   Will database researchers have any role
                                  in data security? (panel session)  . . . 621--621
                   C. Mohan and   
                Larry Cable and   
             Matthieu Devin and   
              Scott Dietzen and   
                Pat Helland and   
                    Dan Wolfson   Application servers (panel session):
                                  born-again TP monitors for the Web . . . 622--622
              Peter J. Haas and   
          Joseph M. Hellerstein   Online query processing: a tutorial  . . 623--623
        Dimitrios Gunopulos and   
                     Gautam Das   Time series similarity measures and time
                                  series indexing  . . . . . . . . . . . . 624--624
              Christoph Bussler   Semantic B2B integration . . . . . . . . 625--625
               Fabio Casati and   
                Ming-Chien Shan   Models and languages for describing and
                                  discovering E-services . . . . . . . . . 626--626
                  John R. Smith   Standard for multimedia databases  . . . 627--627

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 30, Number 3, September, 2001

                    Karl Aberer   Advanced XML data processing: guest
                                  editor's introduction  . . . . . . . . . 11--13
               Peter Fankhauser   XQuery formal semantics state and
                                  challenges . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14--19
   Jayavel Shanmugasundaram and   
             Eugene Shekita and   
              Jerry Kiernan and   
    Rajasekar Krishnamurthy and   
          Efstratios Viglas and   
           Jeffrey Naughton and   
                 Igor Tatarinov   A general technique for querying XML
                                  documents using a relational database
                                  system . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20--26
           Albrecht Schmidt and   
               Florian Waas and   
             Martin Kersten and   
           Daniela Florescu and   
           Michael J. Carey and   
            Ioana Manolescu and   
                    Ralph Busse   Why and how to benchmark XML databases   27--32
                    Wei Han and   
              David Buttler and   
                      Calton Pu   Wrapping Web data into XML . . . . . . . 33--38
                      Dan Suciu   On database theory and XML . . . . . . . 39--45
              Shu Yao Chien and   
        Vassilis J. Tsotras and   
                  Carlo Zaniolo   XML document versioning  . . . . . . . . 46--53
     Bertram Ludäscher and   
           Richard Marciano and   
                   Reagan Moore   Preservation of digital data with
                                  self-validating, self-instantiating
                                  knowledge-based archives . . . . . . . . 54--63
                    David Lomet   The evolution of effective B-tree: page
                                  organization and techniques: a personal
                                  account  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 64--69
               Luc Bouganim and   
   Maria Claudia Cavalcanti and   
    Françoise Fabret and   
         Maria Luiza Campos and   
    François Llirbat and   
              Marta Mattoso and   
                Rubens Melo and   
            Ana Maria Moura and   
             Esther Pacitti and   
                Fabio Porto and   
           Margareth Simoes and   
                 Eric Simon and   
             Asterio Tanaka and   
              Patrick Valduriez   The Ecobase project: database and Web
                                  technologies for environmental
                                  information systems  . . . . . . . . . . 70--75
                       Nam Huyn   Data analysis and mining in the life
                                  sciences . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 76--85
                Kenneth A. Ross   Reminiscences on influential papers  . . 101--104
              Shivnath Babu and   
                 Jennifer Widom   Continuous queries over data streams . . 109--120
      Alexandros Labrinidis and   
           Alberto O. Mendelzon   Career-enhancing services at SIGMOD
                                  online . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 121--126

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 30, Number 4, December, 2001

          Daniel Barbará   Special issue on data mining for
                                  intrusion detection and threat analysis  4--4
        Salvatore J. Stolfo and   
                  Wenke Lee and   
             Philip K. Chan and   
                    Wei Fan and   
                  Eleazar Eskin   Data mining-based intrusion detectors:
                                  an overview of the Columbia IDS Project  5--14
      Daniel Barbará and   
                Julia Couto and   
             Sushil Jajodia and   
                    Ningning Wu   ADAM: a testbed for exploring the use of
                                  data mining in intrusion detection . . . 15--24
  João B. D. Cabrera and   
                Lundy Lewis and   
                 Raman K. Mehra   Detection and classification of
                                  intrusions and faults using sequences of
                                  system calls . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25--34
                  Wenke Lee and   
                        Wei Fan   Mining system audit data: opportunities
                                  and challenges . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35--44
          Yücel Saygin and   
      Vassilios S. Verykios and   
                  Chris Clifton   Using unknowns to prevent discovery of
                                  association rules  . . . . . . . . . . . 45--54
                  O. de Vel and   
                A. Anderson and   
                  M. Corney and   
                       G. Mohay   Mining e-mail content for author
                                  identification forensics . . . . . . . . 55--64
                    Karl Aberer   Book review column . . . . . . . . . . . 65--66
                 Marc H. Scholl   Transactional information systems:
                                  theory, algorithms, and the practice of
                                  concurrency control and recovery . . . . 67--68
                 H. V. Jagadish   Information warfare and security . . . . 69--70
                  Luca Cardelli   Describing semistructured data . . . . . 80--85
                 Jim Melton and   
               Andrew Eisenberg   SQL multimedia and application packages
                                  (SQL/MM) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 97--102
              Mehul A. Shah and   
        Michael J. Franklin and   
              Samuel Madden and   
          Joseph M. Hellerstein   Java support for data-intensive systems:
                                  experiences building the telegraph
                                  dataflow system  . . . . . . . . . . . . 103--114
       U\ugur Çetintemel   On the academic interview circuit: an
                                  end-to-end discussion  . . . . . . . . . 116--122
                 Amit Sheth and   
                John Miller and   
                Krys Kochut and   
                  Budak Arpinar   Research in multi-organizational
                                  processes and semantic information
                                  brokering at the LSDIS lab . . . . . . . 123--128


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 31, Number 1, March, 2002

                   Asuman Dogac   Data management issues in electronic
                                  commerce: guest editor's introduction    3--4
                  Feng Tian and   
            David J. DeWitt and   
               Jianjun Chen and   
                     Chun Zhang   The design and performance evaluation of
                                  alternative XML storage strategies . . . 5--10
                 Ibrahim Cingil   Supporting global user profiles through
                                  trusted authorities  . . . . . . . . . . 11--17
           Rainer A. Sommer and   
         Thomas R. Gulledge and   
                   David Bailey   The n-tier hub technology  . . . . . . . 18--23
                   M. Cilia and   
                 A. P. Buchmann   An active functionality service for
                                  e-business applications  . . . . . . . . 24--30
             W. Hümmer and   
                  W. Lehner and   
                    H. Wedekind   Contracting in the days of eBusiness . . 31--36
                   HyoungDo Kim   Conceptual modeling and specification
                                  generation for B2B business processes
                                  based on ebXML . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37--42
                   Zhan Cui and   
                 Dean Jones and   
                   Paul O'Brien   Semantic B2B integration: issues in
                                  ontology-based approaches  . . . . . . . 43--48
             Christoph Quix and   
             Mareike Schoop and   
               Manfred Jeusfeld   Business data management for
                                  business-to-business electronic commerce 49--54
            Riza Cenk Erdur and   
               O\uguz Dikenelli   A multi-agent system infrastructure for
                                  software component market-place: an
                                  ontological perspective  . . . . . . . . 55--60
            Michael O. Ball and   
                    Meng Ma and   
             Louiqa Raschid and   
                 Zhengying Zhao   Supply chain infrastructures: system
                                  integration and information sharing  . . 61--66
              Christoph Bussler   The role of B2B engines in B2B
                                  integration architectures  . . . . . . . 67--72
                    Karl Aberer   Book review column . . . . . . . . . . . 73--73
            Philip M. Lewis and   
           Arthur Bernstein and   
                  Michael Kifer   Databases and transaction processing: an
                                  application-oriented approach  . . . . . 74--75
              Ian H. Witten and   
                     Eibe Frank   Data mining: practical machine learning
                                  tools and techniques with Java
                                  implementations  . . . . . . . . . . . . 76--77
              Michael Dertouzos   What will be . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 78--79
              Marianne Winslett   Avi Silberschatz speaks out: on academia
                                  versus industrial labs, startup fever,
                                  database PhD quality, the future of data
                                  mining as a research area, IP issues,
                                  how he wouldn't change a thing, and more 80--88
                      Dan Suciu   The XML typechecking problem . . . . . . 89--96
            Michael Stonebraker   Too much middleware  . . . . . . . . . . 97--106
                Kenneth A. Ross   Reminiscences on influential papers  . . 107--108
               Carole Goble and   
                     Brian Read   Report on the 18$^{th}$ British National
                                  Conference on Databases (BNCOD)  . . . . 109--112
        Albertas Caplinskas and   
                Johann Eder and   
               Olegas Vasilecas   Advances in databases and information
                                  systems: report of 5$^{th}$ East
                                  European Conference ADBIS'2001 . . . . . 113--117
           Richard T. Snodgrass   Why I like working in academia . . . . . 118--121

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 31, Number 2, June, 2002

        Giedrius Slivinskas and   
        Christian S. Jensen and   
           Richard T. Snodgrass   Bringing order to query optimization . . 5--14
             Ratko Orlandic and   
              Jack Lukaszuk and   
                 Craig Swietlik   The design of a retrieval technique for
                                  high-dimensional data on tertiary
                                  storage  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15--21
           Elaheh Pourabbas and   
             Maurizio Rafanelli   A pictorial query language for querying
                                  geographic databases using positional
                                  and OLAP operators . . . . . . . . . . . 22--27
                  Nancy Wiegand   Investigating XQuery for querying across
                                  database object types  . . . . . . . . . 28--33
                   Harald Kosch   MPEG-7 and multimedia database systems   34--39
              Maria Halkidi and   
          Yannis Batistakis and   
          Michalis Vazirgiannis   Cluster validity methods: part I . . . . 40--45
       Rafael Camps Paré   From ternary relationship to relational
                                  tables: a case against common beliefs    46--49
              Marianne Winslett   David DeWitt speaks out: on rethinking
                                  the CS curriculum, why the database
                                  community should be proud, why query
                                  optimization doesn't work, how
                                  supercomputing funding is sometimes very
                                  poorly spent, how he's not a good coder
                                  and isn't smart enough to do DB theory,
                                  and more . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50--62
                    Karl Aberer   Book review column . . . . . . . . . . . 65--65
            Fernando Berzal and   
   Nicolfás Matín   Data mining: concepts and techniques by
                                  Jiawei Han and Micheline Kamber  . . . . 66--68
                    Aris Ouksel   Mining the World Wide Web: an
                                  information search approach by George
                                  Chang, Marcus J. Healey (editor), James
                                  A. M. McHugh, Jason T. L. Wang . . . . . 69--70
              Frank G. Goethals   Data warehousing and business
                                  intelligence for e-commerce: by Alan R.
                                  Simon & Steven L. Shaffer . . . . . . . . 71--72
   Birgitta König-Ries and   
                  Kia Makki and   
                  Sam Makki and   
            Charles Perkins and   
              Niki Pissinou and   
               Peter Reiher and   
          Peter Scheuermann and   
           Jari Veijalainen and   
                   Ouri Wolfson   On building an infrastructure for mobile
                                  and wireless systems: report on the NSF
                                  workshop on an infrastructure for mobile
                                  and wireless systems, Oct. 15, 2001  . . 73--79
                 Joachim Hammer   Report on the ACM fourth international
                                  workshop on data warehousing and OLAP
                                  (DOLAP 2001) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 80--83
      Alberto H. F. Laender and   
   Berthier A. Ribeiro-Neto and   
       Altigran S. da Silva and   
            Juliana S. Teixeira   A brief survey of Web data extraction
                                  tools  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 84--93
                Roger Barga and   
                    David Lomet   Phoenix project: fault-tolerant
                                  applications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 94--100
           Andrew Eisenberg and   
                     Jim Melton   SQL/XML is making good progress  . . . . 101--108
                   Ronald Fagin   Combining fuzzy information: an overview 109--118

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 31, Number 3, September, 2002

                 Joachim Hammer   Treasurer's message  . . . . . . . . . . 5--5
                   Yong Yao and   
                Johannes Gehrke   The Cougar approach to in-network query
                                  processing in sensor networks  . . . . . 9--18
              Maria Halkidi and   
          Yannis Batistakis and   
          Michalis Vazirgiannis   Clustering validity checking methods:
                                  part II  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19--27
             Shi Ming Huang and   
                 Irene Kwan and   
                     Chih He Li   A study on the management of semantic
                                  transaction for efficient data retrieval 28--33
                    Karl Aberer   Book review column . . . . . . . . . . . 34--34
                  Bart Kuijpers   Introduction to constraint databases . . 35--36
                 Gerhard Weikum   Foundations of statistical natural
                                  language processing  . . . . . . . . . . 37--38
                    Frank Neven   Automata theory for XML researchers  . . 39--46
              Marianne Winslett   Hector Garcia-Molina speaks out:
                                  regarding startups, how life is getting
                                  harder, delta papers, CS in Mexico, life
                                  as a department chair, and more  . . . . 47--54
          Sam S. Lightstone and   
                 Guy Lohman and   
                    Danny Zilio   Toward autonomic computing with DB2
                                  universal database . . . . . . . . . . . 55--61
            Kenneth A. Ross and   
           Theodore Johnson and   
           Richard T. Snodgrass   Reminiscences on influential papers  . . 62--63
                 Jim Melton and   
           Jan Eike Michels and   
           Vanja Josifovski and   
           Krishna Kulkarni and   
                  Peter Schwarz   SQL/MED: a status report . . . . . . . . 81--89
            Zachary G. Ives and   
                      Qiong Luo   Interviewing during a tight job market   90--96
                M. Winslett and   
                   K. Chang and   
                    A. Doan and   
                     J. Han and   
                    C. Zhai and   
                        Y. Zhou   Database research at the University of
                                  Illinois at Urbana-Champaign . . . . . . 97--102
                Isabel Cruz and   
             Ashfaq Khokhar and   
                   Bing Liu and   
              Prasad Sistla and   
               Ouri Wolfson and   
                     Clement Yu   Research activities in database
                                  management and information retrieval at
                                  University of Illinois at Chicago  . . . 103--108

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 31, Number 4, December, 2002

                Peter Spyns and   
            Robert Meersman and   
                 Mustafa Jarrar   Data modelling versus ontology
                                  engineering  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12--17
                  York Sure and   
              Steffen Staab and   
                    Rudi Studer   Methodology for development and
                                  employment of ontology based knowledge
                                  management applications  . . . . . . . . 18--23
          Christoph Bussler and   
              Dieter Fensel and   
              Alexander Maedche   A conceptual architecture for Semantic
                                  Web enabled Web services . . . . . . . . 24--29
                  Tim Finin and   
                   Anupam Joshi   Agents, trust, and information access on
                                  the semantic web . . . . . . . . . . . . 30--35
      E. Michael Maximilien and   
              Munindar P. Singh   Conceptual model of Web service
                                  reputation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36--41
            Kemafor Anyanwu and   
                     Amit Sheth   The $\rho$ operator: discovering and
                                  ranking associations on the Semantic Web 42--47
                Karl Aberer and   
Philippe Cudré-Mauroux and   
              Manfred Hauswirth   A framework for semantic gossiping . . . 48--53
               W. I. Grosky and   
             D. V. Sreenath and   
                     F. Fotouhi   Emergent semantics and the multimedia
                                  Semantic Web . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 54--58
              David Buttler and   
            Matthew Coleman and   
          Terence Critchlow and   
              Renato Fileto and   
                    Wei Han and   
                  Calton Pu and   
               Daniel Rocco and   
                       Li Xiong   Querying multiple bioinformatics
                                  information sources: can Semantic Web
                                  research help? . . . . . . . . . . . . . 59--64
               Carole Goble and   
                 David De Roure   The Grid: an application of the Semantic
                                  Web  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 65--70
                    Karl Aberer   Book review column . . . . . . . . . . . 71--71
                  Antonio Badia   Review of ``Ontologies: a silver bullet
                                  for knowledge management and electronic
                                  commerce'' by Dieter Fensel.
                                  Springer-Verlag, 2002  . . . . . . . . . 72--73
                     Jie Wu and   
                Duncan J. Watts   Small worlds: the dynamics of networks
                                  between order and randomness . . . . . . 74--75
                   Martin Grohe   Parameterized complexity for the
                                  database theorist  . . . . . . . . . . . 86--96
                 Amit Sheth and   
                Robert Meersman   Amicalola report: database and
                                  information systems research challenges
                                  and opportunities in Semantic Web and
                                  enterprises  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 98--106
              Omar Boucelma and   
            Silvana Castano and   
               Carole Goble and   
           Vanja Josifovski and   
         Zoé Lacroix and   
         Bertram Ludäscher   Report on the EDBT'02 panel on
                                  scientific data integration  . . . . . . 107--112
           Andrew Eisenberg and   
                     Jim Melton   An early look at XQuery  . . . . . . . . 113--120
              Mark Roantree and   
                Alan F. Smeaton   Research in information managment at
                                  Dublin City University . . . . . . . . . 121--126


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 32, Number 1, March, 2003

            S. J. O'Connell and   
                N. Winterbottom   Performing joins without decompression
                                  in a compressed database system  . . . . 6--11
              Georg Gottlob and   
             Christoph Koch and   
               Reinhard Pichler   XPath processing in a nutshell . . . . . 12--19
                   Ya-Hui Chang   A graphical query language for mobile
                                  information systems  . . . . . . . . . . 20--25
                Ji-Rong Wen and   
                    Qing Li and   
                Wei-Ying Ma and   
               Hong-Jiang Zhang   A multi-paradigm querying approach for a
                                  generic multimedia database management
                                  system . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26--34
              Elisa Bertino and   
        Ahmed K. Elmagarmid and   
           Mohand-Sa\"\id Hacid   A database approach to quality of
                                  service specification in video databases 35--40
               Michael M. David   ANSI SQL hierarchical processing can
                                  fully integrate native XML . . . . . . . 41--46
           Fabien De Marchi and   
      Stéphane Lopes and   
            Jean-Marc Petit and   
                 Farouk Toumani   Analysis of existing databases at the
                                  logical level: the DBA companion project 47--52
              Marianne Winslett   Jim Gray speaks out  . . . . . . . . . . 53--61
                Kenneth A. Ross   Reminiscences on influential papers  . . 62--63
         Zoé Lacroix and   
                  Omar Boucelma   Report on the first international
                                  workshop on efficient Web-based
                                  information systems  . . . . . . . . . . 64--68
                    Karl Aberer   Report on the first international
                                  conference on ontologies, databases and
                                  applications of semantics (ODBASE): part
                                  of the federated conference ``On the
                                  Move to Meaningful Internet Systems
                                  2002'' . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 69--72
        Sharma Chakravarthy and   
             Alp Aslandogan and   
              Ramez Elmasri and   
           Leonidas Fegaras and   
                    JungHwan Oh   Database research at UT Arlington  . . . 73--80

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Volume 32, Number 2, June, 2003

               Lukasz Golab and   
             M. Tamer Özsu   Issues in data stream management . . . . 5--14
                Nenad Jukic and   
         Svetlozar Nestorov and   
                   Susan Vrbsky   Closing the key loophole in MLS
                                  databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15--20
              Georg Gottlob and   
             Christoph Koch and   
               Reinhard Pichler   XPath processing in a nutshell . . . . . 21--27
     Debajyoti Mukhopadhyay and   
               Debasis Giri and   
           Sanasam Ranbir Singh   An approach to confidence based page
                                  ranking for user oriented Web search . . 28--33
          Alberto d'Onofrio and   
               Elaheh Pourabbas   Modelling temporal thematic map contents 34--41
             Leslie D. Fife and   
                   Le Gruenwald   Research issues for data communication
                                  in mobile ad-hoc network database
                                  systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 42--47
               Coral Calero and   
             Mario Piattini and   
                 Francisco Ruiz   Towards a database body of knowledge: a
                                  study from Spain . . . . . . . . . . . . 48--53
                    Karl Aberer   Book review column . . . . . . . . . . . 54--54
                 Vernon Hoffner   Fundamentals of data warehouses:
                                  2$^{nd}$ revised and extended edition    55--56
            Mario A. Nascimento   Peer-to-peer: harnessing the power of
                                  disruptive technologies  . . . . . . . . 57--58
               Dale A. Stirling   Information rules  . . . . . . . . . . . 59--59
                   Victor Vianu   A Web odyssey: from Codd to XML  . . . . 68--77
        Eugene Inseok Chong and   
     Jagannathan Srinivasan and   
             Souripriya Das and   
             Chuck Freiwald and   
         Aravind Yalamanchi and   
           Mahesh Jagannath and   
              Anh-Tuan Tran and   
          Ramkumar Krishnan and   
                  Richard Jiang   A mapping mechanism to support bitmap
                                  index and other auxiliary structures on
                                  tables stored as primary B$^+$-trees . . 78--88
        Charles E. Campbell and   
           Andrew Eisenberg and   
                     Jim Melton   XML schema . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 96--101
        Anastassia Ailamaki and   
                Johannes Gehrke   Time management for new faculty  . . . . 102--106

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Volume 32, Number 3, September, 2003

        Mario A. Nascimento and   
           Jörg Sander and   
                  Jeffrey Pound   Analysis of SIGMOD's co-authorship graph 8--10
              Richard Snodgrass   Journal relevance  . . . . . . . . . . . 11--15
                 Alon Y. Halevy   Learning about data integration
                                  challenges from day one  . . . . . . . . 16--17
        Anastassia Ailamaki and   
          Joseph M. Hellerstein   Exposing undergraduate students to
                                  database system internals  . . . . . . . 18--20
                    Karl Aberer   Guest editor's introduction  . . . . . . 21--22
                Mayank Bawa and   
            Brian F. Cooper and   
              Arturo Crespo and   
               Neil Daswani and   
           Prasanna Ganesan and   
       Hector Garcia-Molina and   
            Sepandar Kamvar and   
               Sergio Marti and   
            Mario Schlosser and   
                     Qi Sun and   
           Patrick Vinograd and   
                   Beverly Yang   Peer-to-peer research at Stanford  . . . 23--28
                Karl Aberer and   
Philippe Cudré-Mauroux and   
            Anwitaman Datta and   
           Zoran Despotovic and   
          Manfred Hauswirth and   
          Magdalena Punceva and   
                  Roman Schmidt   P-Grid: a self-organizing structured P2P
                                  system . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29--33
          Joseph M. Hellerstein   Toward network data independence . . . . 34--40
             Wolfgang Nejdl and   
              Wolf Siberski and   
                 Michael Sintek   Design issues and challenges for RDF-
                                  and schema-based peer-to-peer systems    41--46
             Igor Tatarinov and   
               Zachary Ives and   
            Jayant Madhavan and   
                Alon Halevy and   
                  Dan Suciu and   
               Nilesh Dalvi and   
            Xin (Luna) Dong and   
              Yana Kadiyska and   
              Gerome Miklau and   
                     Peter Mork   The Piazza peer data management project  47--52
             Marcelo Arenas and   
           Vasiliki Kantere and   
 Anastasios Kementsietsidis and   
              Iluju Kiringa and   
     Renée J. Miller and   
                John Mylopoulos   The Hyperion project: from data
                                  integration to data coordination . . . . 53--58
              Beng Chin Ooi and   
                Yanfeng Shu and   
                   Kian-Lee Tan   Relational data sharing in peer-based
                                  data management systems  . . . . . . . . 59--64
                 Aris M. Ouksel   In-context peer-to-peer information
                                  filtering on the Web . . . . . . . . . . 65--70
         Manolis Koubarakis and   
     Christos Tryfonopoulos and   
             Stratos Idreos and   
                 Yannis Drougas   Selective information dissemination in
                                  P2P networks: problems and solutions . . 71--76
          Evaggelia Pitoura and   
            Serge Abiteboul and   
              Dieter Pfoser and   
             George Samaras and   
          Michalis Vazirgiannis   DBGlobe: a service-oriented P2P system
                                  for global computing . . . . . . . . . . 77--82
              Susan Malaika and   
           Andrew Eisenberg and   
                     Jim Melton   Standards for databases on the grid  . . 92--100
          Alexander A. Anisimov   Review of \em The data warehouse
                                  toolkit: the complete guide to
                                  dimensional modeling (2nd edition) by
                                  Ralph Kimball, Margy Ross. John Wiley &
                                  Sons, Inc. 2002  . . . . . . . . . . . . 101--102

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Volume 32, Number 4, December, 2003

                     C. J. Date   Edgar F. Codd: a tribute and personal
                                  memoir . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4--13
              Richard Snodgrass   Developments at ACM TODS . . . . . . . . 14--15
                    Vijay Kumar   Sensor: the atomic computing particle    16--21
      Joseph M. Hellerstein and   
                   Wei Hong and   
               Samuel R. Madden   The sensor spectrum: technology, trends,
                                  and requirements . . . . . . . . . . . . 22--27
                    Murali Mani   Understanding the semantics of sensor
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28--34
            Philippe Bonnet and   
             Allan Beaufour and   
      Mads Bondo Dydensborg and   
                 Martin Leopold   Bluetooth-based sensor networks  . . . . 35--40
              Reynold Cheng and   
                Sunil Prabhakar   Managing uncertainty in sensor database  41--46
        Anastassia Ailamaki and   
          Christos Faloutos and   
          Paul S. Fischbeck and   
          Mitchell J. Small and   
              Jeanne VanBriesen   An environmental sensor network to
                                  determine drinking water quality and
                                  security . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 47--52
                Alan Demers and   
            Johannes Gehrke and   
         Rajmohan Rajaraman and   
               Niki Trigoni and   
                       Yong Yao   The Cougar Project: a work-in-progress
                                  report . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 53--59
            Rajgopal Kannan and   
              Ram Kalidindi and   
              S. S. Iyengar and   
                    Vijay Kumar   Energy and rate based MAC protocol for
                                  wireless sensor networks . . . . . . . . 60--65
Hüseyin Özgür Tan and   
       Ibrahim Körpeo\uglu   Power efficient data gathering and
                                  aggregation in wireless sensor networks  66--71
                Mario Gerla and   
                      Kaixin Xu   Multimedia streaming in large-scale
                                  sensor networks with mobile swarms . . . 72--76
      Themistoklis Palpanas and   
      Dimitris Papadopoulos and   
            Vana Kalogeraki and   
            Dimitrios Gunopulos   Distributed deviation detection in
                                  sensor networks  . . . . . . . . . . . . 77--82
               D. Calvanese and   
              G. De Giacomo and   
               M. Lenzerini and   
                    M. Y. Vardi   Reasoning on regular path queries  . . . 83--92
                    Karl Aberer   Book review column . . . . . . . . . . . 106--106
                 Qiang Wang and   
               Brian D. Davison   Review of \em Web caching and
                                  replication by Michael Rabinovich and
                                  Oliver Spatscheck. Addison Wesley 2002   107--108
            Fernando Berzal and   
    Nicolás Marín   Review of \em Data on the Web: from
                                  relational to semistructured data and
                                  XML by Serge Abiteboul, Peter Buneman,
                                  and Dan Suciu. Morgan Kaufmann 1999  . . 109--110
                  Nancy Wiegand   Review of \em Spatial databases with
                                  application to GIS by Philippe Rigaux,
                                  Michel Scholl, and Agnes Voisard. Morgan
                                  Kaufmann 2002  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 111--112
               Hans J. Lenz and   
          Panos Vassiliadis and   
           Manfred Jeusfeld and   
                  Martin Staudt   Report on the 5$^{th}$ international
                                  workshop on the design and management of
                                  data warehouses (DMDW'03)  . . . . . . . 113--116
                 Paolo Giorgini   Agent-Oriented software engineering
                                  report on the 4$^{th}$ AOSE workshop
                                  (AOSE 2003)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 117--119
               Amihai Motro and   
               Troels Andreasen   Report on FQAS 2002: fifth international
                                  conference on flexible query answering
                                  systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 120--121
       Subbarao Kambhampati and   
              Craig A. Knoblock   Information integration on the Web: a
                                  view from AI and databases (report on
                                  IIWeb-03)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 122--123
               Jean-Luc Hainaut   Research in database engineering at the
                                  University of Namur  . . . . . . . . . . 124--128


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Volume 33, Number 1, March, 2004

            Malik Tubaishat and   
                   Jian Yin and   
             Biswajit Panja and   
                  Sanjay Madria   A secure hierarchical model for sensor
                                  network  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7--13
                    Yongge Wang   Robust key establishment in sensor
                                  networks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14--19
                Mario Gerla and   
                     Yunjung Yi   Team communications among autonomous
                                  sensor swarms  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20--25
            Iosif Lazaridis and   
                     Qi Han and   
                  Xingbo Yu and   
            Sharad Mehrotra and   
  Nalini Venkatasubramanian and   
      Dmitri V. Kalashnikov and   
                    Weiwen Yang   QUASAR: quality aware sensing
                                  architecture . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26--31
               Nam Hun Park and   
                    Won Suk Lee   Statistical grid-based clustering over
                                  data streams . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32--37
              Takahiro Hara and   
         Norishige Murakami and   
                 Shojiro Nishio   Replica allocation for correlated data
                                  items in ad hoc sensor networks  . . . . 38--43
                 Amol Deshpande   An initial study of overheads of eddies  44--49
      Vassilios S. Verykios and   
              Elisa Bertino and   
            Igor Nai Fovino and   
Loredana Parasiliti Provenza and   
               Yucel Saygin and   
             Yannis Theodoridis   State-of-the-art in privacy preserving
                                  data mining  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50--57
                Sven Helmer and   
       Carl-Christian Kanne and   
                Guido Moerkotte   Evaluating lock-based protocols for
                                  cooperation on XML documents . . . . . . 58--63
         Kaladhar Voruganti and   
                  Jai Menon and   
              Sandeep Gopisetty   Land below a DBMS  . . . . . . . . . . . 64--70
                C. Bolchini and   
            F. A. Schreiber and   
                       L. Tanca   A context-aware methodology for very
                                  small data base design . . . . . . . . . 71--76
                  Antonio Badia   Entity-Relationship modeling revisited   77--82
                     Tim Martyn   Reconsidering Multi-Dimensional Schemas  83--88
             Ghaleb Abdulla and   
          Terence Critchlow and   
                William Arrighi   Simulation data as data streams  . . . . 89--94
                 Kwang Mong Sim   Toward an ontology-enhanced information
                                  filtering agent  . . . . . . . . . . . . 95--100
              Thomas Schwentick   XPath query containment  . . . . . . . . 101--109
           Andrew Eisenberg and   
                 Jim Melton and   
           Krishna Kulkarni and   
           Jan-Eike Michels and   
                     Fred Zemke   SQL:2003 has been published  . . . . . . 119--126
              Michael Gertz and   
         M. Tamer Özsu and   
               Gunter Saake and   
                Kai-Uwe Sattler   Report on the Dagstuhl Seminar: ``Data
                                  Quality on the Web'' . . . . . . . . . . 127--132
        ACM SIGMOD Record staff   Science of design for information
                                  systems: report of the NSF workshop,
                                  Seattle, 2003  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 133--137
                  S. Nittel and   
              A. Stefanidis and   
                    I. Cruz and   
               M. Egenhofer and   
                  D. Goldin and   
                  A. Howard and   
              A. Labrinidis and   
                  S. Madden and   
                 A. Voisard and   
                     M. Worboys   Report from the First Workshop on Geo
                                  Sensor Networks  . . . . . . . . . . . . 141--144

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Volume 33, Number 2, June, 2004

                 Amarnath Gupta   Life science research and data
                                  management---what can they give each
                                  other? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12--14
             H. V. Jagadish and   
                    Frank Olken   Database management for life sciences
                                  research . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15--20
              Hsiao-Fei Liu and   
               Ya-Hui Chang and   
                   Kun-Mao Chao   An optimal algorithm for querying tree
                                  structures and its applications in
                                  bioinformatics . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21--26
               Michael Bada and   
               Daniele Turi and   
             Robin McEntire and   
                 Robert Stevens   Using reasoning to guide annotation with
                                  gene ontology terms in GOAT  . . . . . . 27--32
             Kiyoko F. Aoki and   
              Nobuhisa Ueda and   
           Atsuko Yamaguchi and   
             Tatsuya Akutsu and   
            Minoru Kanehisa and   
              Hiroshi Mamitsuka   Managing and analyzing carbohydrate data 33--38
                    Xia Cao and   
             Shuai Cheng Li and   
              Beng Chin Ooi and   
             Anthony K. H. Tung   Piers: an efficient model for similarity
                                  search in DNA sequence databases . . . . 39--44
             Joachim Hammer and   
               Markus Schneider   The GenAlg project: developing a new
                                  integrating data model, language, and
                                  tool for managing and querying genomic
                                  information  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 45--50
       Katherine G. Herbert and   
           Narain H. Gehani and   
            William H. Piel and   
           Jason T. L. Wang and   
                    Cathy H. Wu   BIO-AJAX: an extensible framework for
                                  biological data cleaning . . . . . . . . 51--57
              Liangyou Chen and   
             Hasan M. Jamil and   
                       Nan Wang   Automatic composite wrapper generation
                                  for semi-structured biological data
                                  based on table structure identification  58--64
             Ambuj K. Singh and   
            B. S. Manjunath and   
               Robert F. Murphy   A distributed database for bio-molecular
                                  images . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 65--71
            Jens Bleiholder and   
              Felix Naumann and   
         Zoé Lacroix and   
             Louiqa Raschid and   
                Hyma Murthy and   
             Maria-Esther Vidal   BioFast: challenges in exploring linked
                                  life sciences sources  . . . . . . . . . 72--77
                Guy Bernard and   
           Jalel Ben-othman and   
               Luc Bouganim and   
 Gérôme Canals and   
           Sophie Chabridon and   
               Bruno Defude and   
         Jean Ferrié and   
Stéphane Gançarski and   
           Rachid Guerraoui and   
               Pascal Molli and   
          Philippe Pucheral and   
          Claudia Roncancio and   
  Patricia Serrano-Alvarado and   
              Patrick Valduriez   Mobile databases: a selection of open
                                  issues and research directions . . . . . 78--83
                   Fabio Grandi   Introducing an annotated bibliography on
                                  temporal and evolution aspects in the
                                  World Wide Web . . . . . . . . . . . . . 84--86
              Georg Gottlob and   
                 Christoph Koch   Logic-based web information extraction   87--94
              Marianne Winslett   Jeffrey Naughton speaks out on database
                                  systems as control freaks, how to choose
                                  students, how to choose problems, how to
                                  get attention, the importance of being
                                  true to yourself, and more . . . . . . . 95--102
                Kenneth A. Ross   Reminiscences on influential papers  . . 103--104
           Andrew Eisenberg and   
                     Jim Melton   An early look at XQuery API for Java
                                  (XQJ)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 105--111
                  S. V. Nagaraj   Review of ``Managing gigabytes:
                                  compressing and indexing documents and
                                  images'', by Ian H. Witten, Alistair
                                  Moffat, and Timothy C. Bell, Morgan
                                  Kauffman, 1999, 519 pp. ISBN
                                  1-55860-570-3  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 113--114
              Dennis Shasha and   
            Philippe Bonnet and   
         Nancy Hartline Bercich   Database tuning principles, experiments,
                                  and troubleshooting techniques . . . . . 115--116
          Richard Snodgrass and   
                  Merrie Brucks   Branding yourself  . . . . . . . . . . . 117--125
            John F. Roddick and   
                  Erik Hoel and   
           Max J. Egenhofer and   
          Dimitris Papadias and   
                 Betty Salzberg   Spatial, temporal and spatio-temporal
                                  databases --- hot issues and directions
                                  for Ph.D. research . . . . . . . . . . . 126--131
               Marco Mesiti and   
            Barbara Catania and   
          Giovanna Guerrini and   
                 Akmal Chaudhri   Report on the EDBT'04 workshop on
                                  database technologies for handling XML
                                  information on the Web . . . . . . . . . 132--134
                Dave Hislop and   
         Zoé Lacroix and   
                 Gerald Moeller   Issues in mechanical engineering design
                                  management . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 135--138

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Volume 33, Number 3, September, 2004

               Arvind Arasu and   
                 Jennifer Widom   A denotational semantics for continuous
                                  queries over streams and relations . . . 6--11
                Alan Fekete and   
           Elizabeth O'Neil and   
                 Patrick O'Neil   A read-only transaction anomaly under
                                  snapshot isolation . . . . . . . . . . . 12--14
           Pietro Mazzoleni and   
              Elisa Bertino and   
              Elena Ferrari and   
              Stefano Valtolina   CiVeDi: a customized virtual environment
                                  for database interaction . . . . . . . . 15--20
                   A. Dogac and   
                   Y. Kabak and   
                  G. Laleci and   
                   S. Sinir and   
                  A. Yildiz and   
                  S. Kirbas and   
                      Y. Gurcan   Semantically enriched Web services for
                                  the travel industry  . . . . . . . . . . 21--27
                   Hanyu Li and   
                Mong Li Lee and   
                  Wynne Hsu and   
                      Chao Chen   An evaluation of XML indexes for
                                  structural join  . . . . . . . . . . . . 28--33
            Janusz R. Getta and   
                 Ehsan Vossough   Optimization of data stream processing   34--39
              Marianne Winslett   Phil Bernstein speaks out on trends at
                                  industrial research labs: what metadata
                                  management products need, peculiarities
                                  of the tenure sytem, how to fix the
                                  problems with database research
                                  conferences, and more  . . . . . . . . . 40--48
                Kenneth A. Ross   Reminiscences on influential papers  . . 49--50
           Thomas Hernandez and   
           Subbarao Kambhampati   Integration of biological sources:
                                  current systems and challenges ahead . . 51--60
     Kevin Chen-Chuan Chang and   
                     Bin He and   
                Chengkai Li and   
               Mitesh Patel and   
                     Zhen Zhang   Structured databases on the web:
                                  observations and implications  . . . . . 61--70
    Damianos Chatziantoniou and   
      Achilleas Anagnostopoulos   NESTREAM: querying nested streams  . . . 71--78
           Andrew Eisenberg and   
                     Jim Melton   Advancements in SQL/XML  . . . . . . . . 79--86
                  Elena Ferrari   Report on the 9th ACM Symposium on
                                  Access Control Models and Technologies
                                  (SACMAT'04)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 88--90
                Mark Levene and   
        Alexandra Poulovassilis   Report on the 3rd Web Dynamics Workshop,
                                  at WWW'2004  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 91--95
               Kevin Keenoy and   
    Alexandra Poulovassilis and   
     Vassilis Christophides and   
              George Loizou and   
         Giorgos Kokkinidis and   
             George Samaras and   
               Nicolas Spyratos   Report on the Workshop on Metadata
                                  Management in Grid and Peer-to-Peer
                                  Systems, London, December 16, 2003 . . . 96--100

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Volume 33, Number 4, December, 2004

                 AnHai Doan and   
             Natalya F. Noy and   
                 Alon Y. Halevy   Introduction to the special issue on
                                  semantic integration . . . . . . . . . . 11--13
            David W. Embley and   
                      Li Xu and   
                    Yihong Ding   Automatic direct and indirect schema
                                  mapping: experiences and lessons learned 14--19
                     Bin He and   
         Kevin Chen-Chuan Chang   A holistic paradigm for large scale
                                  schema matching  . . . . . . . . . . . . 20--25
                Erhard Rahm and   
                Hong-Hai Do and   
           Sabine Maßmann   Matching large XML schemas . . . . . . . 26--31
         Periklis Andritsos and   
               Ariel Fuxman and   
 Anastasios Kementsietsidis and   
     Renée J. Miller and   
              Yannis Velegrakis   Kanata: adaptation and evolution in data
                                  sharing systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . 32--37
        Philip A. Bernstein and   
              Sergey Melnik and   
       Michalis Petropoulos and   
                 Christoph Quix   Industrial-strength schema matching  . . 38--43
            Arnon Rosenthal and   
               Len Seligman and   
                   Scott Renner   From semantic integration to semantics
                                  management: case studies and a way
                                  forward  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 44--50
               Amihai Motro and   
               Jacob Berlin and   
                Philipp Anokhin   Multiplex, Fusionplex and Autoplex:
                                  three generations of information
                                  integration  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 51--57
            Michael Uschold and   
              Michael Gruninger   Ontologies and semantics for seamless
                                  connectivity . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 58--64
                 Natalya F. Noy   Semantic integration: a survey of
                                  ontology-based approaches  . . . . . . . 65--70
           Abdelsalam Helal and   
                 Joachim Hammer   UbiData: requirements and architecture
                                  for ubiquitous data access . . . . . . . 71--76
              Marianne Winslett   C. Mohan speaks out: on R*, message
                                  queues, computer science in India, how
                                  ARIES came about, life as an IBM fellow,
                                  and more . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 77--84
                    Karl Aberer   Book review column . . . . . . . . . . . 85--85
                    Dirk Wodtke   Review of ``Web Services'' by G. Alonso,
                                  F. Casati, H. Kuno, and V. Machiraju,
                                  Springer-Verlag, 2004, ISBN
                                  30540-44008-9  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 86--87
                     Haim Kilov   Review of ``Emergence and Convergence:
                                  Qualitative Novelty and the Unity of
                                  Knowledge'' by Mario Bunge, University
                                  of Toronto Press, 2004, ISBN
                                  0-8020-8860-0  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 88--90
                Kenneth A. Ross   Reminiscences on influential papers  . . 91--92
           Riccardo Torlone and   
                   Paolo Atzeni   Report on the seventh EDBT summer
                                  school: XML & databases . . . . . . . . . 93--96
            Ioana Manolescu and   
        Yannis Papakonstantinou   Report on the first ``XQuery
                                  Implementation, Experience and
                                  Perspectives'' workshop (XIME-P) . . . . 97--99
            Djoerd Hiemstra and   
            Vojkan Mihajlovi\'c   Report on the first twente data
                                  management workshop on XML databases and
                                  information retrieval  . . . . . . . . . 100--102


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Volume 34, Number 1, March, 2005

               S. Abiteboul and   
                    R. Hull and   
                       V. Vianu   In memory of Seymour Ginsburg 1928--2004 5--12
               David DeWitt and   
              Michael Carey and   
          Joseph M. Hellerstein   Stonebraker receives IEEE John von
                                  Neumann Medal  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13--15
                  Mike Franklin   Candidates for the upcoming ACM SIGMOD
                                  elections  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16--23
               Jianchun Fan and   
           Subbarao Kambhampati   A snapshot of public Web services  . . . 24--32
          Sylvain Guinepain and   
                   Le Gruenwald   Research issues in automatic database
                                  clustering . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33--38
                     Jin Li and   
                David Maier and   
              Kristin Tufte and   
         Vassilis Papadimos and   
                Peter A. Tucker   No pane, no gain: efficient evaluation
                                  of sliding-window aggregates over data
                                  streams  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39--44
                   Rong Xie and   
              Ryosuke Shibasaki   A unified spatiotemporal schema for
                                  representing and querying moving
                                  features . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 45--50
       Arantza Illarramendi and   
           Esperanza Marcos and   
                Carmen Costilla   RedBD: the database research community
                                  in Spain . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 51--56
            Laurent Amsaleg and   
Björn Pór Jónsson and   
                   Vincent Oria   Report from the First International
                                  Workshop on Computer Vision Meets
                                  Databases (CVDB 2004)  . . . . . . . . . 57--60
    Sérgio Lifschitz and   
          Alberto H. F. Laender   Report on the 19$^{th}$ Brazilian
                                  symposium on databases (SBBD 2004) . . . 61--62
                Cliff Jones and   
                David Lomet and   
       Alexander Romanovsky and   
             Gerhard Weikum and   
                Alan Fekete and   
        Marie-Claude Gaudel and   
             Henry F. Korth and   
           Rogerio de Lemos and   
                 Eliot Moss and   
                Ravi Rajwar and   
         Krithi Ramamritham and   
              Brian Randell and   
                 Luis Rodrigues   The atomic manifesto: a story in four
                                  quarks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 63--69
            Sujata Banerjee and   
            Mitch Cherniack and   
       Panos K. Chrysanthis and   
                Vijay Kumar and   
          Alexandros Labrinidis   Report on MobiDE 2003: the 3rd
                                  international ACM Workshop on Data
                                  Engineering for Wireless and Mobile
                                  Access . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 70--73
                Kenneth A. Ross   Reminiscences on influential papers  . . 74--76
                     Sara Cohen   Containment of aggregate queries . . . . 77--85
              Marianne Winslett   Databases in Virtual Organizations: a
                                  collective interview and call for
                                  researchers  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 86--89
              Richard Snodgrass   Developments at ACM \em TODS . . . . . . 90--90

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 34, Number 2, June, 2005

           Michael J. Carey and   
                     Jiawei Han   A tribute to Professor Hongjun Lu  . . . 5--5
          Georgia Koloniari and   
              Evaggelia Pitoura   Peer-to-peer management of XML data:
                                  issues and research challenges . . . . . 6--17
       Mohamed Medhat Gaber and   
           Arkady Zaslavsky and   
           Shonali Krishnaswamy   Mining data streams: a review  . . . . . 18--26
       Rajesh R. Bordawekar and   
              Christian A. Lang   Analytical processing of XML documents:
                                  opportunities and challenges . . . . . . 27--32
           Ergin Elmacioglu and   
                    Dongwon Lee   On six degrees of separation in DBLP-DB
                                  and more . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33--40
               Maarten Marx and   
               Maarten de Rijke   Semantic characterizations of
                                  navigational XPath . . . . . . . . . . . 41--46
                Vadim Tropashko   Nested intervals tree encoding in SQL    47--52
             Mourad Ouzzani and   
              Walid G. Aref and   
              Elisa Bertino and   
       Ann Christine Catlin and   
     Christopher W. Clifton and   
               Wing-Kai Hon and   
        Ahmed K. Elmagarmid and   
               Arif Ghafoor and   
       Susanne E. Hambrusch and   
            Sunil Prabhakar and   
          Jeffrey S. Vitter and   
                    Xiang Zhang   The Indiana Center for Database Systems
                                  at Purdue University . . . . . . . . . . 53--58
      Juan Hernández and   
           Ernesto Pimentel and   
                 Ambrosio Toval   Report on the Ninth conference on
                                  Software Engineering and Databases
                                  (JISBD 2004) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 59--61
              Bart Kuijpers and   
                   Peter Revesz   Report on the 1st International
                                  Symposium on the Applications of
                                  Constraint Databases (CDB'04)  . . . . . 62--64
         Yannis Theodoridis and   
              Panos Vassiliadis   Report on the International Workshop on
                                  Pattern Representation and Management
                                  (PaRMa'04) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 65--67
                Kenneth A. Ross   Reminiscences on influential papers  . . 68--70
              Marianne Winslett   Bruce Lindsay speaks out: on System R,
                                  benchmarking, life as an IBM fellow, the
                                  power of DBAs in the old days, why
                                  performance still matters, Heisenbugs,
                                  why he still writes code, singing pigs,
                                  and more . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 71--79
               Zhaohui Tang and   
            Jamie Maclennan and   
            Peter Pyungchul Kim   Building data mining solutions with OLE
                                  DB for DM and XML for analysis . . . . . 80--85
               Richard Hull and   
                     Jianwen Su   Tools for composite web services: a
                                  short overview . . . . . . . . . . . . . 86--95

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 34, Number 3, September, 2005

     Bertram Ludäscher and   
                   Carole Goble   Guest editors' introduction to the
                                  special section on scientific workflows  3--4
            Srinath Shankar and   
                 Ameet Kini and   
            David J. DeWitt and   
               Jeffrey Naughton   Integrating databases and workflow
                                  systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5--11
      Timothy M. McPhillips and   
                   Shawn Bowers   An approach for pipelining nested
                                  collections in scientific workflows  . . 12--17
             C. B. Medeiros and   
           J. Perez-Alcazar and   
            L. Digiampietri and   
      G. Z. Pastorello, Jr. and   
               A. Santanche and   
               R. S. Torres and   
                 E. Madeira and   
                     E. Bacarin   WOODSS and the Web: annotating and
                                  reusing scientific workflows . . . . . . 18--23
           Philip Maechling and   
             Hans Chalupsky and   
          Maureen Dougherty and   
                Ewa Deelman and   
                Yolanda Gil and   
         Sridhar Gullapalli and   
                Vipin Gupta and   
             Carl Kesselman and   
                  Jihic Kim and   
              Gaurang Mehta and   
           Brian Mendenhall and   
                Thomas Russ and   
              Gurmeet Singh and   
             Marc Spraragen and   
            Garrick Staples and   
                     Karan Vahi   Simplifying construction of complex
                                  workflows for non-expert users of the
                                  Southern California Earthquake Center
                                  Community Modeling Environment . . . . . 24--30
          Yogesh L. Simmhan and   
                 Beth Plale and   
                  Dennis Gannon   A survey of data provenance in e-science 31--36
                  Yong Zhao and   
                 Jed Dobson and   
                 Ian Foster and   
                 Luc Moreau and   
                  Michael Wilde   A notation and system for expressing and
                                  executing cleanly typed workflows on
                                  messy scientific data  . . . . . . . . . 37--43
                     Jia Yu and   
                 Rajkumar Buyya   A taxonomy of scientific workflow
                                  systems for grid computing . . . . . . . 44--49
           Shannon Hastings and   
            Matheus Ribeiro and   
           Stephen Langella and   
                Scott Oster and   
            Umit Catalyurek and   
                   Tony Pan and   
                  Kun Huang and   
            Renato Ferreira and   
                 Joel Saltz and   
                    Tahsin Kurc   XML database support for distributed
                                  execution of data-intensive scientific
                                  workflows  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50--55
            Marek Wieczorek and   
                Radu Prodan and   
               Thomas Fahringer   Scheduling of scientific workflows in
                                  the ASKALON grid environment . . . . . . 56--62
               Keshri Verma and   
                     O. P. Vyas   Efficient calendar based temporal
                                  association rule . . . . . . . . . . . . 63--70
                 Veli Bicer and   
            Gokce B. Laleci and   
               Asuman Dogac and   
                 Yildiray Kabak   Artemis message exchange framework:
                                  semantic interoperability of exchanged
                                  messages in the healthcare domain  . . . 71--76
         Özgür Ulusoy   Database research at Bilkent University  77--80
           Nihan K. Cicekli and   
                Ahmet Cosar and   
               Asuman Dogac and   
                Faruk Polat and   
               Pinar Senkul and   
           I. Hakki Toroslu and   
                   Adnan Yazici   Data management research at the Middle
                                  East Technical University  . . . . . . . 81--84
                 Ph. Thiran and   
                   T. Risch and   
                C. Costilla and   
                 J. Henrard and   
                Th. Kabisch and   
                 J. Petrini and   
        W-J. van den Heuvel and   
                   J-L. Hainaut   Report on the workshop on wrapper
                                  techniques for legacy data systems . . . 85--86
          Leopoldo Bertossi and   
               Jan Chomicki and   
              Parke Godfrey and   
        Phokion G. Kolaitis and   
                 Alex Thomo and   
                Calisto Zuzarte   Exchange, integration, and consistency
                                  of data: report on the ARISE/NISR
                                  workshop . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 87--90
            Francesco Scarcello   Query answering exploiting structural
                                  properties . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 91--99
              Marianne Winslett   John Wilkes speaks out: on what the DB
                                  community needs to know about storage,
                                  how the DB and storage communities can
                                  join forces and change the world, and
                                  more . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 100--110
                Kenneth A. Ross   Reminiscences on influential papers  . . 111--113
              Richard Snodgrass   CMM and TODS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 114--117

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 34, Number 4, December, 2005

              Ren\`ee J. Miller   In memoriam Alberto Oscar Mendelzon  . . 7--12
          Mary Fernández   Tips on giving a good demo . . . . . . . 13--14
                    Demet Aksoy   Information source selection for
                                  resource constrained environments  . . . 15--20
                Jan Hidders and   
          Philippe Michiels and   
              Jan Paredaens and   
                 Roel Vercammen   LiXQuery: a formal foundation for XQuery
                                  research . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21--26
           Michael Franklin and   
                Alon Halevy and   
                    David Maier   From databases to dataspaces: a new
                                  abstraction for information management   27--33
                   Jim Gray and   
               David T. Liu and   
    Maria Nieto-Santisteban and   
                Alex Szalay and   
            David J. DeWitt and   
                     Gerd Heber   Scientific data management in the coming
                                  decade . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34--41
        Michael Stonebraker and   
   U\ugur Çetintemel and   
                    Stan Zdonik   The $8$ requirements of real-time stream
                                  processing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 42--47
                Erhard Rahm and   
                   Andreas Thor   Citation analysis of database
                                  publications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 48--53
       Antonis Sidiropoulos and   
            Yannis Manolopoulos   A citation-based system to assist prize
                                  awarding . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 54--60
        Philip A. Bernstein and   
              Elisa Bertino and   
              Andreas Heuer and   
        Christian S. Jensen and   
               Holger Meyer and   
         M. Tamer Özsu and   
           Richard T. Snodgrass   An apples-to-apples comparison of two
                                  database journals  . . . . . . . . . . . 61--64
                A. Buchmann and   
                       M. Cilia   Data management research at Technische
                                  Universität Darmstadt . . . . . . . . . . 65--70
           Sihem Amer-Yahia and   
                   Pat Case and   
        Thomas Rölleke and   
   Jayavel Shanmugasundaram and   
                 Gerhard Weikum   Report on the DB/IR panel at SIGMOD 2005 71--74
              Cyrus Shahabi and   
            Ramesh Govindan and   
                    Karl Aberer   Report on the first IEEE International
                                  Workshop on Networking Meets Databases
                                  (NetDB'05) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 75--77
           Andrew Eisenberg and   
                     Jim Melton   XQuery 1.0 is nearing completion . . . . 78--84
              Marianne Winslett   Christos Faloutsos speaks out: on power
                                  laws, fractals, the future of data
                                  mining, sabbaticals, and more  . . . . . 85--89
                Kenneth A. Ross   Reminiscences on influential papers  . . 90--91
              Richard Snodgrass   Changes to the \em TODS editorial board  92--92


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 35, Number 1, March, 2006

           Thanaa M. Ghanem and   
              Walid G. Aref and   
            Ahmed K. Elmagarmid   Exploiting predicate-window semantics
                                  over data streams  . . . . . . . . . . . 3--8
                Ji-Won Byun and   
                  Elisa Bertino   Micro-views, or on how to protect
                                  privacy while enhancing data usability:
                                  concepts and challenges  . . . . . . . . 9--13
                  Nan Jiang and   
                   Le Gruenwald   Research issues in data stream
                                  association rule mining  . . . . . . . . 14--19
                Murali Mani and   
                  Song Wang and   
              Dan Dougherty and   
          Elke A. Rundensteiner   Join minimization in XML-to-SQL
                                  translation: an algebraic approach . . . 20--25
         J. Aguilar-Saborit and   
                P. Trancoso and   
           V. Muntes-Mulero and   
              J. L. Larriba-Pey   Dynamic count filters  . . . . . . . . . 26--32
                    Zude Li and   
                     Xiaojun Ye   Towards a dynamic multi-policy
                                  dissemination control model: (DMDCON)    33--38
                   Goetz Graefe   B-tree indexes for high update rates . . 39--44
              Gavin Bierman and   
                 Christoph Koch   Event reports: Report on the 10th
                                  International Symposium on Database
                                  Programming Languages: (DBPL 2005) . . . 45--47
         Mario Antonioletti and   
                 Amy Krause and   
            Norman W. Paton and   
           Andrew Eisenberg and   
                 Simon Laws and   
              Susan Malaika and   
                 Jim Melton and   
                   Dave Pearson   Industry perspectives: The WS-DAI family
                                  of specifications for Web service data
                                  access and integration . . . . . . . . . 48--55
              Marianne Winslett   Distinguished database profiles: Moshe
                                  Vardi speaks out on the proof, the whole
                                  proof, and nothing but the proof . . . . 56--64
               Alin Deutsch and   
                Lucian Popa and   
                     Val Tannen   Database principles: Query reformulation
                                  with constraints . . . . . . . . . . . . 65--73

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 35, Number 2, June, 2006

Miguel-Ángel Sicilia and   
Elena García-Barriocanal   Extending object database interfaces
                                  with fuzziness through aspect-oriented
                                  design . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4--9
              Shirley Cohen and   
             Patrick Hurley and   
             Karl W. Schulz and   
           William L. Barth and   
                    Brad Benton   Scientific formats for object-relational
                                  database systems: a study of suitability
                                  and performance  . . . . . . . . . . . . 10--15
         Esteban Zimányi   Temporal aggregates and temporal
                                  universal quantification in standard SQL 16--21
             A. Tsalgatidou and   
          G. Athanasopoulos and   
             M. Pantazoglou and   
                C. Pautasso and   
                  T. Heinis and   
           R. Grònmo and   
        Hjòrdis Hoff and   
   Arne-Jòrgen Berre and   
                 M. Glittum and   
                  S. Topouzidou   Developing scientific workflows from
                                  heterogeneous services . . . . . . . . . 22--28
              Samuel Madden and   
                   David DeWitt   Impact of double-blind reviewing on
                                  SIGMOD publication rates . . . . . . . . 29--32
                   Thomas Haigh   ``A veritable bucket of facts'' origins
                                  of the data base management system . . . 33--49
         Monica Scannapieco and   
     Laure Berti-Équille   Report from the First and Second
                                  International Workshops on Information
                                  Quality in Information Systems: IQIS
                                  2004 and IQIS 2005 in conjunction with
                                  ACM SIGMOD/PODS Conferences  . . . . . . 50--52
             Thomas Schwarz and   
                   Mark Manasse   Report on the 7$^{th}$ Workshop on
                                  Distributed Data and Structures: (WDAS
                                  2006)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 53--55
             Amarnath Gupta and   
     Bertram Ludäscher and   
                 Louiqa Raschid   Report on the 2nd International Workshop
                                  on Data Integration in the Life
                                  Sciences: (DILS'05)  . . . . . . . . . . 56--58
            Angela Bonifati and   
                    Dongwon Lee   Report on the 7th ACM International
                                  Workshop on Web Information and Data
                                  Management: (WIDM 2005)  . . . . . . . . 59--61
               Timos Sellis and   
               Yannis Vassiliou   Data management research at the
                                  Knowledge and Database Systems Lab: (NTU
                                  Athens)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 62--67
              Leopoldo Bertossi   Consistent query answering in databases  68--76
              Marianne Winslett   Raghu Ramakrishnan speaks out on
                                  deductive databases, what lies beyond
                                  scalability, how he burned through
                                  \$20M}} briskly, why we should reach out
                                  to policymakers, and more  . . . . . . . 77--85
              Richard Snodgrass   Changes to the \em TODS editorial board  86--86

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 35, Number 3, September, 2006

             Anthony K. H. Tung   Impact of double blind reviewing on
                                  SIGMOD publication: a more detail
                                  analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6--7
              Richard Snodgrass   Single- versus double-blind reviewing:
                                  an analysis of the literature  . . . . . 8--21
          Belén Vela and   
Eduardo Fernández-Medina and   
           Esperanza Marcos and   
                 Mario Piattini   Model driven development of secure XML
                                  databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22--27
                   Yi Zhang and   
                   Xiaoming Jin   An automatic construction and
                                  organization strategy for ensemble
                                  learning on data streams . . . . . . . . 28--33
               Namyoun Choi and   
               Il-Yeol Song and   
                      Hyoil Han   A survey on ontology mapping . . . . . . 34--41
                 Gerhard Weikum   The database research group at the
                                  Max-Planck Institute for Informatics . . 42--47
                  Juan Trujillo   A report on the first international
                                  workshop on best practices of UML:
                                  (BP-UML'05)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 48--50
              Rajendra Bose and   
                 Ian Foster and   
                     Luc Moreau   Report on the International Provenance
                                  and Annotation Workshop: (IPAW'06) 3--5
                                  May 2006, Chicago  . . . . . . . . . . . 51--53
            Brian F. Cooper and   
                    Roger Barga   Report on SciFlow 2006: the IEEE
                                  International Workshop on Workflow and
                                  Data Flow for Scientific Applications    54--56
              Marianne Winslett   Jennifer Widom speaks out: on luck, what
                                  constitutes success, when to get out of
                                  an area, the importance of choosing the
                                  right husband, outlandish vacations, how
                                  hard it is to be an assistant professor,
                                  and more . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 57--65

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 35, Number 4, December, 2006

                    Avigdor Gal   Why is schema matching tough and what
                                  can we do about it?  . . . . . . . . . . 2--5
                Diego R. Llanos   TPCC-UVa: an open-source TPC-C
                                  implementation for global performance
                                  measurement of computer systems  . . . . 6--15
           Sihem Amer-Yahia and   
                  Mounia Lalmas   XML search: languages, INEX and scoring  16--23
                Shuqiao Guo and   
              Zhiyong Huang and   
             H. V. Jagadish and   
              Beng Chin Ooi and   
                  Zhenjie Zhang   Relaxed space bounding for moving
                                  objects: a case for the buddy tree . . . 24--29
                Erhard Rahm and   
            Philip A. Bernstein   An online bibliography on schema
                                  evolution  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30--31
    José A. Blakeley and   
             David Campbell and   
              S. Muralidhar and   
                      Anil Nori   The ADO.NET entity framework: making the
                                  conceptual level real  . . . . . . . . . 32--39
                Karl Aberer and   
             Gustavo Alonso and   
                Donald Kossmann   Data management for a smart earth: the
                                  Swiss NCCR--MICS initiative  . . . . . . 40--45
        Anastassia Ailamaki and   
                Peter Boncz and   
                Stefan Manegold   Report on the Second International
                                  Workshop on Data Management on Modern
                                  Hardware (DaMoN'06)  . . . . . . . . . . 46--47
              Juan Trujillo and   
                   Il-Yeol Song   A report on the Eighth ACM International
                                  Workshop on Data Warehousing and OLAP
                                  (DOLAP'05) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 48--50
                Wai Gen Yee and   
            Shamkant B. Navathe   ICDE 2006 Ph.D. workshop report  . . . . 51--53
                  Tim Finin and   
               Lalana Kagal and   
               Daniel Olmedilla   Report on the Models of Trust for the
                                  Web workshop (MTW'06)  . . . . . . . . . 54--56
                 Marcelo Arenas   Normalization theory for XML . . . . . . 57--64
              Marianne Winslett   Gerome Miklau speaks out on his SIGMOD
                                  distinguished dissertation award, how
                                  great it is to be a professor, and more  65--68
              Marianne Winslett   Yannis Ioannidis speaks out on database
                                  research funding in Europe, the
                                  importance of being uncertain, teaching
                                  as show business, the history of
                                  histograms, and more . . . . . . . . . . 69--76
              Richard Snodgrass   TODS report: Changes to the \em TODS
                                  editorial board  . . . . . . . . . . . . 77--77


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 36, Number 1, March, 2007

                   Goetz Graefe   Efficient columnar storage in B-trees    3--6
            Kenneth A. Ross and   
                David Vespe and   
              David Hessing and   
                    Pranay Jain   Finding shapes in a set of points  . . . 7--12
               Xinqiang Zuo and   
                   Xiaoming Jin   General Hierarchical Model (GHM) to
                                  measure similarity of time series  . . . 13--18
             Joseph E. Hoag and   
              Craig W. Thompson   A parallel general-purpose synthetic
                                  data generator . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19--24
              Daniele Braga and   
           Alessandro Campi and   
               Stefano Ceri and   
                Paola Spoletini   XQuery layers  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25--30
                   Luc Segoufin   Static analysis of XML processing with
                                  data values  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31--38
              Marianne Winslett   Stefano Ceri speaks out on many-book
                                  researchers and one-startup researchers,
                                  Web modeling, the vanishing US--Europe
                                  research gap, the Semantic Web services
                                  train, and more  . . . . . . . . . . . . 39--46
               Anil Bahuman and   
            Chaitra Bahuman and   
                Malati Baru and   
        Subhasri Duttagupta and   
             Krithi Ramamritham   Developmental informatics at IIT Bombay  47--53
                Dongwon Lee and   
                        Chen Li   Report on the First International VLDB
                                  Workshop on Clean Databases (CleanDB
                                  2006)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 54--56
              James Z. Wang and   
             Nozha Boujemaa and   
                     Yixin Chen   High diversity transforms multimedia
                                  information retrieval into a
                                  cross-cutting field: report on the 8th
                                  Workshop on Multimedia Information
                                  Retrieval  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 57--59
              Richard Snodgrass   Frequently-asked questions about
                                  double-blind reviewing . . . . . . . . . 60--62

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 36, Number 2, June, 2007

               Sandeep Tata and   
               Jignesh M. Patel   Estimating the selectivity of tf-idf
                                  based cosine similarity predicates . . . 7--12
    E. Patrick Shironoshita and   
            Michael T. Ryan and   
               Mansur R. Kabuka   Cardinality estimation for the
                                  optimization of queries on ontologies    13--18
            Balder ten Cate and   
                   Maarten Marx   Navigational XPath: calculus and algebra 19--26
              Marianne Winslett   Georg Gottlob speaks out . . . . . . . . 27--33
              Michael Carey and   
                  Torsten Grust   Report on the Third International
                                  Workshop on XQuery Implementation,
                                  Experience and Perspectives (XIME-P
                                  2006)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35--37
                   Li Xiong and   
                       Yuni Xia   Report on ACM Workshop on Health
                                  Information and Knowledge Management
                                  (HIKM 2006)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39--42
                   Eric Pardede   Event report on iiWAS 2006 and MoMM
                                  2006, Yogyakarta, December 2006  . . . . 43--45

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 36, Number 3, September, 2007

               Walker White and   
             Christoph Koch and   
                Nitin Gupta and   
            Johannes Gehrke and   
                    Alan Demers   Database research opportunities in
                                  computer games . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7--13
                Wim Martens and   
                Frank Neven and   
              Thomas Schwentick   Simple off the shelf abstractions for
                                  XML schema . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15--22
            Anna Stavrianou and   
         Periklis Andritsos and   
           Nicolas Nicoloyannis   Overview and semantic issues of text
                                  mining . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23--34
              Marianne Winslett   Kyu-Young Whang speaks out: on academia
                                  and startups in Korea, probabilistic
                                  counting, main-memory query
                                  optimization, how to avoid being a
                                  hostage of pressure publishing, and more 35--40
              Marianne Winslett   Boon Thau Loo speaks out: on his SIGMOD
                                  dissertation award, better networking
                                  through datalog, life as an assistant
                                  professor, and more  . . . . . . . . . . 41--45
        Community Systems Group   Community systems research at Yahoo! . . 47--54
     Vassilis Christophides and   
                  Peter Buneman   Report on the First International
                                  Workshop on Database Preservation
                                  (PresDB'07)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 55--58

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Volume 36, Number 4, December, 2007

                  Nicolas Bruno   A critical look at the TAB benchmark for
                                  physical design tools  . . . . . . . . . 7--12
                Claude Rubinson   Nulls, three-valued logic, and ambiguity
                                  in SQL: critiquing date's critique . . . 13--17
         Cristiana Bolchini and   
            Carlo A. Curino and   
          Elisa Quintarelli and   
         Fabio A. Schreiber and   
                  Letizia Tanca   A data-oriented survey of context models 19--26
                 Rob Ennals and   
                Eric Brewer and   
          Minos Garofalakis and   
             Michael Shadle and   
                Prashant Gandhi   Intel Mash Maker: join the Web . . . . . 27--33
          Marianne Winslett and   
            Ricardo Baeza-Yates   Ricardo Baeza-Yates speaks out: on CS
                                  research in Latin America, his
                                  multi-continent commute for Yahoo!, how
                                  to get real data in academia, and Web
                                  mining . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35--41
               Stefano Ceri and   
         Cristiana Bolchini and   
              Daniele Braga and   
            Marco Brambilla and   
           Alessandro Campi and   
                 Sara Comai and   
           Piero Fraternali and   
            Pier Luca Lanzi and   
            Marco Masseroli and   
          Maristella Matera and   
                Mauro Negri and   
         Giuseppe Pelagatti and   
             Giuseppe Pozzi and   
          Elisa Quintarelli and   
         Fabio A. Schreiber and   
                  Letizia Tanca   Data and web management research at
                                  Politecnico di Milano  . . . . . . . . . 43--48
              Ihab F. Ilyas and   
                     Gautam Das   Report on the First International
                                  Workshop on Ranking in Databases
                                  (DBRank'07)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 49--51
       Magdalena Balazinska and   
             Amol Deshpande and   
      Alexandros Labrinidis and   
                  Qiong Luo and   
              Samuel Madden and   
                       Jun Yang   Report on the Fourth International
                                  Workshop on Data Management for Sensor
                                  Networks (DMSN 2007) . . . . . . . . . . 53--55
           Ander de Keijzer and   
         Maurice van Keulen and   
                  Alex Dekhtyar   Report on the First VLDB Workshop on
                                  Management of Uncertain Data (MUD) . . . 57--58
               Sandeep Tata and   
               Jignesh M. Patel   Estimating the selectivity of tf-idf
                                  based cosine similarity predicates . . . 75--80


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Volume 37, Number 1, March, 2008

            Angela Bonifati and   
       Panos K. Chrysanthis and   
             Aris M. Ouksel and   
                Kai-Uwe Sattler   Distributed databases and peer-to-peer
                                  databases: past and present  . . . . . . 5--11
             Ozan Ünay and   
          Taflan I. Gündem   A survey on querying encrypted XML
                                  documents for databases as a service . . 12--20
              Catriel Beeri and   
                  Anat Eyal and   
                  Tova Milo and   
                   Alon Pilberg   BP-Mon: query-based monitoring of BPEL
                                  business processes . . . . . . . . . . . 21--24
              Marianne Winslett   Serge Abiteboul speaks out: on building
                                  a research group in Europe, how he got
                                  involved in a startup, why systems
                                  papers shouldn't have to include
                                  measurements, the value of object
                                  databases, and more  . . . . . . . . . . 25--33
          Michael Cafarella and   
               Edward Chang and   
               Andrew Fikes and   
                Alon Halevy and   
               Wilson Hsieh and   
             Alberto Lerner and   
            Jayant Madhavan and   
               S. Muthukrishnan   Data management projects at Google . . . 34--38
               I. Manolescu and   
               L. Afanasiev and   
                   A. Arion and   
                J. Dittrich and   
                S. Manegold and   
               N. Polyzotis and   
              K. Schnaitter and   
               P. Senellart and   
                S. Zoupanos and   
                      D. Shasha   The repeatability experiment of SIGMOD
                                  2008 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39--45
            Laurent Amsaleg and   
Björn pór Jónsson and   
                   Vincent Oria   Report from the Third International
                                  Workshop on Computer Vision Meets
                                  Databases (CVDB 2007)  . . . . . . . . . 46--48
           Sihem Amer-Yahia and   
               Volker Markl and   
                Alon Halevy and   
                 AnHai Doan and   
             Gustavo Alonso and   
            Donald Kossmann and   
                 Gerhard Weikum   Databases and Web 2.0 panel at VLDB 2007 49--52
         Lawrence B. Holder and   
                     Xifeng Yan   Report on the First International
                                  Workshop on Mining Graphs and Complex
                                  Structures (MGCS'07) . . . . . . . . . . 53--55
                Adam J. Lee and   
                        Ting Yu   Report on the Sixth ACM Workshop on
                                  Privacy in the Electronic Society (WPES
                                  2007)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 56--58
       Torben Bach Pedersen and   
                   Il-Yeol Song   Report on the Tenth ACM International
                                  Workshop on Data Warehousing and OLAP
                                  (DOLAP'07) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 59--61
               James Cheney and   
              Peter Buneman and   
         Bertram Ludäscher   Report on the Principles of Provenance
                                  Workshop . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 62--65

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Volume 37, Number 2, June, 2008

              Marianne Winslett   My biggest fan . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4--4
              Marianne Winslett   Jim Gray speaks out: on chasing the
                                  object-relational rainbow, why
                                  performance is a nonissue, bad ideas
                                  that went good, reinventing the field,
                                  sailboats, lunatic fringe papers,
                                  whether to try for a home run, and more  5--15
                   Donna Carnes   Ode to a sailor  . . . . . . . . . . . . 16--18
                   Pauline Boss   A tribute, not a memorial: understanding
                                  ambiguous loss . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19--20
                  Michael Olson   The amateur search . . . . . . . . . . . 21--24
                 Paula Hawthorn   Thanks to the US Coast Guard . . . . . . 25--25
            Michael A. Harrison   Jim Gray at Berkeley . . . . . . . . . . 26--27
                    Pat Helland   Knowledge and wisdom . . . . . . . . . . 28--29
                    Ed Lazowska   500 special relationships: Jim as a
                                  mentor to faculty and students . . . . . 30--32
            Michael Stonebraker   Why did Jim Gray win the Turing Award?   33--34
               David Vaskevitch   Jim Gray: his contribution to industry   35--35
                 Richard Rashid   A 'Gap Bridger'  . . . . . . . . . . . . 36--37
               Bruce G. Lindsay   Jim Gray at IBM: the transaction
                                  processing revolution  . . . . . . . . . 38--40
                John Nauman and   
                 Wendy Bartlett   Jim Gray's Tandem contributions  . . . . 41--44
            David J. DeWitt and   
                 Charles Levine   Not just correct, but correct and fast:
                                  a look at one of Jim Gray's
                                  contributions to database system
                                  performance  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 45--49
                 C. Gordon Bell   Scaleability and immortality . . . . . . 50--53
                 Andreas Reuter   Is there life outside transactions?:
                                  writing the transaction processing book  54--58
                    Tom Barclay   TerraServer and the Russia adventure
                                  \ldots . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 59--60
            Alexander S. Szalay   The Sloan Digital Sky Survey and beyond  61--66
                    Curtis Wong   Building the WorldWide Telescope . . . . 67--69
                       Ed Saade   Search survey for S/V Tenacious: Gulf of
                                  Farallones and approaches to San
                                  Francisco Bay  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 70--77
        James G. Bellingham and   
                     Mike Godin   Exploring ocean data . . . . . . . . . . 78--82

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 37, Number 3, September, 2008

             Rakesh Agrawal and   
         Anastasia Ailamaki and   
        Philip A. Bernstein and   
             Eric A. Brewer and   
           Michael J. Carey and   
          Surajit Chaudhuri and   
                 AnHai Doan and   
           Daniela Florescu and   
        Michael J. Franklin and   
       Hector Garcia-Molina and   
            Johannes Gehrke and   
               Le Gruenwald and   
              Laura M. Haas and   
             Alon Y. Halevy and   
      Joseph M. Hellerstein and   
        Yannis E. Ioannidis and   
              Hank F. Korth and   
            Donald Kossmann and   
              Samuel Madden and   
             Roger Magoulas and   
              Beng Chin Ooi and   
               Tim O'Reilly and   
         Raghu Ramakrishnan and   
            Sunita Sarawagi and   
        Michael Stonebraker and   
        Alexander S. Szalay and   
                 Gerhard Weikum   The Claremont report on database
                                  research . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9--19
                     C. J. Date   A critique of Claude Rubinson's paper
                                  \em Nulls, three-valued logic, and
                                  ambiguity in SQL: critiquing Date's
                                  critique . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20--22
                     John Grant   Null values in SQL . . . . . . . . . . . 23--25
            Zachary G. Ives and   
              Todd J. Green and   
     Grigoris Karvounarakis and   
         Nicholas E. Taylor and   
                 Val Tannen and   
     Partha Pratim Talukdar and   
                Marie Jacob and   
               Fernando Pereira   The ORCHESTRA Collaborative Data Sharing
                                  System . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26--32
              Marianne Winslett   AnHai Doan speaks out on his ACM
                                  Dissertation Award, schema matching,
                                  following your passion, least
                                  publishable units, and more  . . . . . . 33--35
             Henry F. Korth and   
        Philip A. Bernstein and   
             Mary Fernandez and   
               Le Gruenwald and   
        Phokion G. Kolaitis and   
           Kathryn McKinley and   
                     Tamer Ozsu   Paper and proposal reviews: is the
                                  process flawed?  . . . . . . . . . . . . 36--39
                 H. V. Jagadish   The conference reviewing crisis and a
                                  proposed solution  . . . . . . . . . . . 40--45
           Sihem Amer-Yahia and   
            Djoerd Hiemstra and   
            Thomas Roelleke and   
          Divesh Srivastava and   
                 Gerhard Weikum   DB&IR integration: report on the Dagstuhl
                                  seminar `Ranked XML querying'  . . . . . 46--49
            Irini Fundulaki and   
              Neoklis Polyzotis   Report on the 9th International Workshop
                                  on Web Information and Data Management
                                  (WIDM 2007)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50--52

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 37, Number 4, December, 2008

    Rajasekar Krishnamurthy and   
                  Yunyao Li and   
            Sriram Raghavan and   
            Frederick Reiss and   
   Shivakumar Vaithyanathan and   
                     Huaiyu Zhu   SystemT: a system for declarative
                                  information extraction . . . . . . . . . 7--13
                 AnHai Doan and   
        Jeffrey F. Naughton and   
         Raghu Ramakrishnan and   
              Akanksha Baid and   
              Xiaoyong Chai and   
                   Fei Chen and   
                  Ting Chen and   
                   Eric Chu and   
               Pedro DeRose and   
                  Byron Gao and   
          Chaitanya Gokhale and   
            Jiansheng Huang and   
                Warren Shen and   
                   Ba-Quy Vuong   Information extraction challenges in
                                  managing unstructured data . . . . . . . 14--20
            Philip Bohannon and   
             Srujana Merugu and   
                    Cong Yu and   
              Vipul Agarwal and   
               Pedro DeRose and   
                  Arun Iyer and   
                 Ankur Jain and   
               Vinay Kakade and   
        Mridul Muralidharan and   
         Raghu Ramakrishnan and   
                    Warren Shen   Purple SOX extraction management system  21--27
                  Alpa Jain and   
       Panagiotis Ipeirotis and   
                   Luis Gravano   Building query optimizers for
                                  information extraction: the SQoUT
                                  project  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28--34
                Rahul Gupta and   
                Sunita Sarawagi   Domain adaptation of information
                                  extraction models  . . . . . . . . . . . 35--40
            Gjergji Kasneci and   
              Maya Ramanath and   
            Fabian Suchanek and   
                 Gerhard Weikum   The YAGO-NAGA approach to knowledge
                                  discovery  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41--47
                Zaiqing Nie and   
                Ji-Rong Wen and   
                    Wei-Ying Ma   Webpage understanding: beyond page-level
                                  search . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 48--54
       Michael J. Cafarella and   
            Jayant Madhavan and   
                    Alon Halevy   Web-scale extraction of structured data  55--61
             Daniel S. Weld and   
           Raphael Hoffmann and   
                         Fei Wu   Using Wikipedia to bootstrap open
                                  information extraction . . . . . . . . . 62--68
            Benny Kimelfeld and   
                 Yehoshua Sagiv   Modeling and querying probabilistic XML
                                  data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 69--77
                 Christoph Koch   On Query Algebras for Probabilistic
                                  Databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 78--85
              Marianne Winslett   Surajit Chaudhuri speaks out on how data
                                  mining led him to self-tuning databases:
                                  how he does tech transfer, life as a
                                  research manager, the fragmentation of
                                  database research, and more  . . . . . . 86--93
             Gustavo Alonso and   
            Donald Kossmann and   
             Timothy Roscoe and   
              Nesime Tatbul and   
             Andrew Baumann and   
             Carsten Binnig and   
              Peter Fischer and   
                Oriana Riva and   
                   Jens Teubner   The ETH Zurich Systems Group and
                                  Enterprise Computing Center  . . . . . . 94--99
                 Graham Cormode   How NOT to review a paper: the tools and
                                  techniques of the adversarial reviewer   100--104
           Carlos E. Cuesta and   
               Esperanza Marcos   A report on the first European
                                  Conference on Software Architecture
                                  (ECSA'2007)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 105--107
                   Li Xiong and   
        Traian Marius Truta and   
                Farshad Fotouhi   Report on International Workshop on
                                  Privacy and Anonymity in the Information
                                  Society (PAIS 2008)  . . . . . . . . . . 108--111
        Marten van Sinderen and   
             Pontus Johnson and   
                   Lea Kutvonen   Report on the IFIP WG5.8 International
                                  Workshop on Enterprise Interoperability
                                  (IWEI 2008)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 112--114
               Paolo Manghi and   
            Pasquale Pagano and   
                   Pavel Zezula   First Workshop on Very Large Digital
                                  Libraries -- VLDL 2008 . . . . . . . . . 115--117
   Fernando Silva Parreiras and   
                Jeff Z. Pan and   
                Uwe Assmann and   
               Jakob Herinksson   First Workshop on Transforming and
                                  Weaving Ontologies in Model Driven
                                  Engineering (TWOMDE 2008)  . . . . . . . 126--126


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 38, Number 1, March, 2009

                     E. F. Codd   Derivability, redundancy and consistency
                                  of relations stored in large data banks  17--36
      Alberto H. F. Laender and   
            Mirella M. Moro and   
       Cristiano Nascimento and   
        Patrícia Martins   An X-ray on Web-available XML schemas    37--42
           Daniela Florescu and   
                Donald Kossmann   Rethinking cost and performance of
                                  database systems . . . . . . . . . . . . 43--48
           Pablo Barceló   Logical foundations of relational data
                                  exchange . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 49--58
           Giusy Di Lorenzo and   
                Hakim Hacid and   
             Hye-young Paik and   
             Boualem Benatallah   Data integration in mashups  . . . . . . 59--66
              Marianne Winslett   Gerhard Weikum speaks out on why we
                                  should go for the grand challenges, why
                                  SQL is too powerful, the myth of
                                  precision, how to have a big research
                                  group in Germany, and more . . . . . . . 67--74

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 38, Number 2, June, 2009

 Jose-Norberto Mazón and   
                  Juan Trujillo   A hybrid model driven development
                                  framework for the multidimensional
                                  modeling of data warehouses! . . . . . . 12--17
             Nicole Schweikardt   Machine models for query processing  . . 18--28
            Mirella M. Moro and   
         Vanessa Braganholo and   
         Carina F. Dorneles and   
               Denio Duarte and   
             Renata Galante and   
               Ronaldo S. Mello   XML: some papers in a haystack . . . . . 29--34
    Damianos Chatziantoniou and   
             Elias Tzortzakakis   ASSET queries: a declarative alternative
                                  to MapReduce . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35--41
              Marianne Winslett   Peter Buneman speaks out on phylogeny,
                                  the integration of databases and
                                  programming languages, curated
                                  databases, British plumbing, the value
                                  of talking to users, when to ignore the
                                  literature, and more . . . . . . . . . . 42--49
             Chee-Yong Chan and   
              Neoklis Polyzotis   Report on the 10th International
                                  Workshop on Web Information and Data
                                  Management (WIDM)  . . . . . . . . . . . 50--52
               Sang-Won Lee and   
               Sooyong Kang and   
                 Youjip Won and   
                   Jongmoo Choi   Report on Workshop on Operating Systems
                                  Support for Next Generation Large Scale
                                  NVRAM (NVRAMOS 2009) . . . . . . . . . . 53--56
                   James Cheney   Workshop on Theory and Practice of
                                  Provenance event report  . . . . . . . . 57--60

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 38, Number 3, September, 2009

              Beng Chin Ooi and   
               Kian Lee Tan and   
                   Anthony Tung   Sense the physical, walkthrough the
                                  virtual, manage the co(existing) spaces:
                                  a database perspective . . . . . . . . . 5--10
             G. Lagogiannis and   
               N. Lorentzos and   
                 S. Sioutas and   
                 E. Theodoridis   A time efficient indexing scheme for
                                  complex spatiotemporal retrieval . . . . 11--16
             Marcelo Arenas and   
         Jorge Pérez and   
               Juan Reutter and   
               Cristian Riveros   Composition and inversion of schema
                                  mappings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17--28
               Erez Shmueli and   
           Ronen Vaisenberg and   
              Yuval Elovici and   
                  Chanan Glezer   Database encryption: an overview of
                                  contemporary challenges and design
                                  considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29--34
               Egemen Tanin and   
                  Rui Zhang and   
                     Lars Kulik   Spatio-temporal database research at the
                                  University of Melbourne  . . . . . . . . 35--39
                S. Manegold and   
               I. Manolescu and   
               L. Afanasiev and   
                    J. Feng and   
                     G. Gou and   
        M. Hadjieleftheriou and   
            S. Harizopoulos and   
                  P. Kalnis and   
               K. Karanasos and   
                 D. Laurent and   
                    M. Lupu and   
                   N. Onose and   
               C. Ré and   
                    V. Sans and   
               P. Senellart and   
                      T. Wu and   
                      D. Shasha   Repeatability & workability evaluation of
                                  SIGMOD 2009  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40--43
             Andrea Cal\`\i and   
      Laks V. S. Lakshmanan and   
             Davide Martinenghi   Logic in databases: report on the LID
                                  2008 workshop  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 44--49
Björn Pór Jónsson   SIGMOD 2009 best demonstration
                                  competition  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50--51

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 38, Number 4, December, 2009

         Marc Van Cappellen and   
               Zhen Hua Liu and   
                 Jim Melton and   
                  Maxim Orgiyan   XQJ: XQuery Java API is completed  . . . 7--13
            Kyu-Young Whang and   
               Il-Yeol Song and   
              Taek-Yoon Kim and   
                    Ki-Hoon Lee   The ubiquitous DBMS  . . . . . . . . . . 14--22
                Sherif Sakr and   
                Ghazi Al-Naymat   Relational processing of RDF queries: a
                                  survey . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23--28
         Benjamin Bercovitz and   
             Filip Kaliszan and   
           Georgia Koutrika and   
                 Henry Liou and   
        Aditya Parameswaran and   
             Petros Venetis and   
      Zahra Mohammadi Zadeh and   
           Hector Garcia-Molina   Social sites research through CourseRank 29--34
                Willis Lang and   
           Jignesh M. Patel and   
            Jeffrey F. Naughton   On energy management, load balancing and
                                  replication  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35--42
           Sihem Amer-Yahia and   
               Georgia Koutrika   Third International Workshop on
                                  `Personalized Access, Profile
                                  Management, and Context Awareness in
                                  Databases' (PersDB 2009) . . . . . . . . 43--45
               Paolo Manghi and   
            Pasquale Pagano and   
               Yannis Ioannidis   Second Workshop on Very Large Digital
                                  Libraries: in Conjunction with the
                                  European Conference on Digital
                                  Libraries, Corfu, Greece, 2 October 2009 46--48
              Boon Thau Loo and   
                  Stefan Saroiu   5th International Workshop on Networking
                                  Meets Databases (NetDB 2009) . . . . . . 49--50


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 39, Number 1, March, 2010

          Joseph M. Hellerstein   The declarative imperative: experiences
                                  and conjectures in distributed logic . . 5--19
  Davide Francesco Barbieri and   
              Daniele Braga and   
               Stefano Ceri and   
       Emanuele Della Valle and   
           Michael Grossniklaus   Querying RDF streams with C-SPARQL . . . 20--26
                  Lucja Kot and   
                Nitin Gupta and   
                  Sudip Roy and   
            Johannes Gehrke and   
                 Christoph Koch   Beyond isolation: research opportunities
                                  in declarative data-driven coordination  27--32
                 Ritu Khare and   
                    Yuan An and   
                   Il-Yeol Song   Understanding deep Web search
                                  interfaces: a survey . . . . . . . . . . 33--40
              Marina Drosou and   
              Evaggelia Pitoura   Search result diversification  . . . . . 41--47
               Mengmeng Liu and   
         Svilen R. Mihaylov and   
                Zhuowei Bao and   
                Marie Jacob and   
            Zachary G. Ives and   
              Boon Thau Loo and   
                   Sudipto Guha   SmartCIS: integrating digital and
                                  physical environments  . . . . . . . . . 48--53
           Michael Benedikt and   
           Daniela Florescu and   
           Philippa Gardner and   
          Giovanna Guerrini and   
               Marco Mesiti and   
                Emmanuel Waller   Report on the EDBT/ICDT 2010 workshop on
                                  updates in XML . . . . . . . . . . . . . 54--57
              Xiaofeng Meng and   
                 Jiaheng Lu and   
                    Jie Qiu and   
                  Ying Chen and   
                    Haixun Wang   Report on the First International
                                  workshop on Cloud Data Management
                                  (CloudDB 2009) . . . . . . . . . . . . . 58--60

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 39, Number 2, June, 2010

           Zohra Bellahsene and   
           Salima Benbernou and   
             Helene Jaudoin and   
             Francois Pinet and   
             Olivier Pivert and   
                 Farouk Toumani   FORUM: a flexible data integration
                                  system based on data semantics . . . . . 11--18
            Sung-Ryoung Cho and   
                Jongwuk Lee and   
            Seung-Won Hwang and   
                Hwansoo Han and   
                   Sang-Won Lee   VSkyline: vectorization for efficient
                                  skyline computation  . . . . . . . . . . 19--26
              Daniel Deutch and   
                      Tova Milo   On models and query languages for
                                  probabilistic processes  . . . . . . . . 27--38
             Oksana Grabova and   
             Jerome Darmont and   
       Jean-Hugues Chauchat and   
              Iryna Zolotaryova   Business intelligence for small and
                                  middle-sized enterprises . . . . . . . . 39--50
              Marianne Winslett   Elisa Bertino speaks out: how she
                                  accrued 301 coauthors, revitalized a
                                  department, cut her commute to three
                                  minutes, enhanced our trust in shared
                                  data, and more . . . . . . . . . . . . . 51--57
                      Yufei Tao   The Chair's report on SIGMOD'10
                                  demonstration program  . . . . . . . . . 58--60
     Clément Genzmer and   
              Volker Hudlet and   
              Hyunjung Park and   
              Daniel Schall and   
               Pierre Senellart   The SIGMOD 2010 programming contest: a
                                  distributed query engine . . . . . . . . 61--64

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 39, Number 3, September, 2010

                Shimin Chen and   
         Anastasia Ailamaki and   
        Manos Athanassoulis and   
         Phillip B. Gibbons and   
               Ryan Johnson and   
          Ippokratis Pandis and   
                    Radu Stoica   TPC-E vs. TPC-C: characterizing the new
                                  TPC-E benchmark via an I/O comparison
                                  study  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5--10
              Marianne Winslett   Tova Milo speaks out . . . . . . . . . . 11--17
                Yanif Ahmad and   
               Randal Burns and   
            Michael Kazhdan and   
           Charles Meneveau and   
                Alex Szalay and   
                 Andreas Terzis   Scientific data management at The Johns
                                  Hopkins Institute for Data Intensive
                                  Engineering and Science  . . . . . . . . 18--23
          Reto Krummenacher and   
                Karl Aberer and   
            Atanas Kiryakov and   
          Rajaraman Kanagasabai   Workshop on semantic data management: a
                                  summary report . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24--26
             Stephan Winter and   
              Monika Sester and   
               Ouri Wolfson and   
                    Glenn Geers   Towards a computational transportation
                                  science  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27--32
              Anisoara Nica and   
         Fabian M. Suchanek and   
                Aparna S. Varde   Emerging multidisciplinary research
                                  across database management systems . . . 33--36
              Xin Luna Dong and   
                  Felix Naumann   13th International Workshop on the Web
                                  and Databases: WebDB 2010  . . . . . . . 37--39

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 39, Number 4, December, 2010

         Jorge Martinez-Gil and   
          Jose F. Aldana-Montes   Reverse ontology matching  . . . . . . . 5--11
                   Rick Cattell   Scalable SQL and NoSQL data stores . . . 12--27
              Marianne Winslett   Christopher Ré speaks out on his ACM
                                  SIGMOD Jim Gray Dissertation Award, what
                                  he wishes he had known as a graduate
                                  student, and more  . . . . . . . . . . . 28--30
                  Jens Dittrich   Paper bricks: an alternative to
                                  complete-story peer reviewing  . . . . . 31--36


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 40, Number 1, March, 2011

               Rung-Ren Lin and   
               Ya-Hui Chang and   
                   Kun-Mao Chao   Improving the performance of identifying
                                  contributors for XML keyword search  . . 5--10
                 Kuang Chen and   
              Akshay Kannan and   
            Jayant Madhavan and   
                    Alon Halevy   Exploring schema repositories with
                                  Schemr . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11--16
              Marianne Winslett   Dennis Shasha speaks out: on how puzzles
                                  helped his career, what drives him to
                                  write, how we can help biologists, the
                                  principles underlying database tuning,
                                  why he wears shorts all year, and more   17--25
        David Aumüller and   
                    Erhard Rahm   Affiliation analysis of database
                                  publications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26--31
                Seung-won Hwang   Report on data-intensive software
                                  management and mining  . . . . . . . . . 32--34
               Zhenjiang Hu and   
                Andy Schurr and   
            Perdita Stevens and   
           James F. Terwilliger   Dagstuhl seminar on bidirectional
                                  transformations (BX) . . . . . . . . . . 35--39
        Phokion G. Kolaitis and   
         Maurizio Lenzerini and   
             Nicole Schweikardt   Report on DEIS'10: advanced school on
                                  data exchange, information, and streams
                                  (A GI-Dagstuhl Seminar)  . . . . . . . . 40--42

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 40, Number 2, June, 2011

       Sarah Cohen-Boulakia and   
                      Ulf Leser   Search, adapt, and reuse: the future of
                                  scientific workflows . . . . . . . . . . 6--16
                   Jun Wang and   
                  Ling Feng and   
                 Wenwei Xue and   
                 Zhanjiang Song   A survey on energy-efficient data
                                  management . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17--23
          Marianne Winslett and   
             Vanessa Braganholo   Laura Haas speaks out on managing teams
                                  versus children, research versus product
                                  development, and much more . . . . . . . 24--32
              Marianne Winslett   Alberto Laender speaks out on why Google
                                  bought his startup, how to evaluate
                                  graduate program quality, how to do
                                  high-impact research in a developing
                                  country, how hyperinflation nurtured
                                  Brazil's software industry, and more . . 33--39
              Xiaofeng Meng and   
                Peiquan Jin and   
                    Wei Cao and   
                      Lihua Yue   Report on the First International
                                  Workshop on Flash-based Database Systems
                                  (FlashDB 2011) . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40--44
            Philippe Bonnet and   
            Stefan Manegold and   
     Matias Bjòrling and   
                    Wei Cao and   
            Javier Gonzalez and   
              Joel Granados and   
                 Nancy Hall and   
             Stratos Idreos and   
             Milena Ivanova and   
               Ryan Johnson and   
                 David Koop and   
                 Tim Kraska and   
    René Müller and   
                Dan Olteanu and   
              Paolo Papotti and   
           Christine Reilly and   
      Dimitris Tsirogiannis and   
                    Cong Yu and   
             Juliana Freire and   
                  Dennis Shasha   Repeatability and workability evaluation
                                  of SIGMOD 2011 . . . . . . . . . . . . . 45--48

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 40, Number 3, September, 2011

             Andrea Cal\`\i and   
              Georg Gottlob and   
         Thomas Lukasiewicz and   
                 Andreas Pieris   A logical toolbox for ontological
                                  reasoning  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5--14
              Peter Buneman and   
               James Cheney and   
                Sam Lindley and   
                  Heiko Mueller   The database Wiki project: a
                                  general-purpose platform for data
                                  curation and collaboration . . . . . . . 15--20
          Marianne Winslett and   
             Vanessa Braganholo   Meral Özsoyoglu speaks out: on
                                  genealogical data management, searching
                                  ontologies, and more . . . . . . . . . . 21--26
          Marianne Winslett and   
             Vanessa Braganholo   Divesh Srivastava speaks out: on the
                                  importance of looking at real data,
                                  abstracting problems and more  . . . . . 27--37
 Data Management Research Group   Data management research at NEC Labs . . 38--44
               Doug Inkster and   
            Marcin Zukowski and   
                    Peter Boncz   Integration of vectorwise with ingres    45--53
             Tom J. Ameloot and   
               Maarten Marx and   
                Wim Martens and   
                Frank Neven and   
                Justin Van Wees   30 Years of PODS in facts and figures    54--60
              Antonio Badia and   
                  Daniel Lemire   A call to arms: revisiting database
                                  design . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 61--69

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 40, Number 4, December, 2011

                 Eun-Mi Lee and   
               Sang-Won Lee and   
                   Sangwon Park   Optimizing index scans on flash memory
                                  SSDs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5--10
               Kyong-Ha Lee and   
              Yoon-Joon Lee and   
               Hyunsik Choi and   
             Yon Dohn Chung and   
                    Bongki Moon   Parallel data processing with MapReduce:
                                  a survey . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11--20
                Adam Marcus and   
       Michael S. Bernstein and   
                Osama Badar and   
            David R. Karger and   
              Samuel Madden and   
               Robert C. Miller   Processing and visualizing the data in
                                  tweets . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21--27
          Marianne Winslett and   
             Vanessa Braganholo   Jiawei Han speaks out: on data mining,
                                  privacy issues and managing students . . 28--38
             Martin Kersten and   
            Stefan Manegold and   
               Sjoerd Mullender   The Database Architectures Research
                                  Group at CWI . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39--44
          Franz Färber and   
              Sang Kyun Cha and   
        Jürgen Primsch and   
     Christof Bornhövd and   
                Stefan Sigg and   
                Wolfgang Lehner   SAP HANA database: data management for
                                  modern business applications . . . . . . 45--51
             Andrea Maurino and   
           Cinzia Cappiello and   
          Panos Vassiliadis and   
                Kai-Uwe Sattler   Report on the 8th International Workshop
                                  on Quality in Databases (QDB10)  . . . . 52--55
            Christian Bizer and   
                Peter Boncz and   
          Michael L. Brodie and   
                    Orri Erling   The meaningful use of big data: four
                                  perspectives -- four challenges  . . . . 56--60
           Leonardo Candela and   
               Paolo Manghi and   
               Yannis Ioannidis   Fourth workshop on very large digital
                                  libraries: on the marriage between very
                                  large digital libraries and very large
                                  data archives  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 61--64


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 41, Number 1, March, 2012

                   Ya-Hui Chang   Optimizing XML twig queries with
                                  full-text predicates . . . . . . . . . . 5--10
           Schahram Dustdar and   
           Reinhard Pichler and   
             Vadim Savenkov and   
               Hong-Linh Truong   Quality-aware service-oriented data
                                  integration: requirements, state of the
                                  art and open challenges  . . . . . . . . 11--19
                 Imene Mami and   
               Zohra Bellahsene   A survey of view selection methods . . . 20--29
          Marianne Winslett and   
             Vanessa Braganholo   David Lomet speaks out: on database
                                  recovery, logs, versions and more\ldots  30--39
          Marianne Winslett and   
             Vanessa Braganholo   Catriel Beeri speaks out: on his
                                  favorite pieces of work and on the
                                  importance of Sabbaticals  . . . . . . . 40--49
                  Peter T. Wood   Query languages for graph databases  . . 50--60
                      Anonymous   Institute for the Management of
                                  Information Systems Athena Research
                                  Center . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 61--66
                     Fred Zemke   What's new in SQL:2011 . . . . . . . . . 67--73
       Michael Grossniklaus and   
                    David Maier   The curriculum forecast for Portland:
                                  cloudy with a chance of data . . . . . . 74--77

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 41, Number 2, June, 2012

           Pablo Barceló   Algorithms for regular languages that
                                  use algebra  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5--14
       Anderson A. Ferreira and   
Marcos André Gonçalves and   
          Alberto H. F. Laender   A brief survey of automatic methods for
                                  author name disambiguation . . . . . . . 15--26
          Marianne Winslett and   
             Vanessa Braganholo   Tamer Özsu speaks out: on journals,
                                  conferences, encyclopedias and
                                  technology . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27--36
          Marianne Winslett and   
             Vanessa Braganholo   Erich Neuhold speaks out: on industry
                                  research versus academic research,
                                  funding projects, and more . . . . . . . 37--46
        Philip A. Bernstein and   
        Christian S. Jensen and   
                   Kian-Lee Tan   A call for surveys . . . . . . . . . . . 47--47

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 41, Number 3, September, 2012

           Pablo Barceló   Semiring-annotated data: queries and
                                  provenance?  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5--14
              Edimar Manica and   
         Carina F. Dorneles and   
          Renata Renata Galante   Handling temporal information in web
                                  search engines . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15--23
          Marianne Winslett and   
             Vanessa Braganholo   Ryan Johnson: recipient of the 2012 ACM
                                  SIGMOD Jim Gray dissertation award . . . 24--27
            Themis Palpanas and   
              Yannis Velegrakis   dbTrento: the data and information
                                  management group at the University of
                                  Trento . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28--33
           Krishna Kulkarni and   
               Jan-Eike Michels   Temporal features in SQL:2011  . . . . . 34--43
           Thomas Kissinger and   
          Benjamin Schlegel and   
             Matthias Boehm and   
                Dirk Habich and   
                Wolfgang Lehner   A high-throughput in-memory index,
                                  durable on flash-based SSD: insights
                                  into the winning solution of the SIGMOD
                                  programming contest 2011 . . . . . . . . 44--50
 Jose-Norberto Mazón and   
      Irene Garrigós and   
             Florian Daniel and   
               Malu Castellanos   Report of the International Workshop on
                                  Business IntelligencE and the Web: BEWEB
                                  2011 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 51--53

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 41, Number 4, December, 2012

           Pablo Barceló   Querying Semantic Data on the Web? . . . 6--17
                   Fabio Grandi   Introducing an annotated bibliography on
                                  temporal and evolution aspects in the
                                  Semantic Web . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18--21
              Hyunjung Park and   
               Richard Pang and   
        Aditya Parameswaran and   
       Hector Garcia-Molina and   
          Neoklis Polyzotis and   
                 Jennifer Widom   An overview of the Deco system: data
                                  model and query language; query
                                  processing and optimization  . . . . . . 22--27
          Marianne Winslett and   
             Vanessa Braganholo   Daniel Abadi speaks out  . . . . . . . . 28--32
            George Beskales and   
                 Gautam Das and   
        Ahmed K. Elmagarmid and   
              Ihab F. Ilyas and   
              Felix Naumann and   
             Mourad Ouzzani and   
              Paolo Papotti and   
          Jorge Quiane-Ruiz and   
                       Nan Tang   The Data Analytics Group at the Qatar
                                  Computing Research Institute . . . . . . 33--38
                     Hua Lu and   
       Torben Bach Pedersen and   
           Simonas Saltenis and   
               Bent Thomsen and   
          Lone Leth Thomsen and   
                  Kristian Torp   Daisy: the Center for Data-Intensive
                                  Systems at Aalborg University  . . . . . 39--44
              Charu C. Aggarwal   On the equivalence of PLSI and projected
                                  clustering . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 45--50
              Vagelis Hristidis   Challenges and communities of medical
                                  informatics research . . . . . . . . . . 51--54
              Xin Luna Dong and   
       Eduard Constantin Dragut   10th international workshop on quality
                                  in databases: QDB 2012 . . . . . . . . . 55--59
                Jan Hidders and   
                Jacek Sroka and   
                  Paolo Missier   Report from the First Workshop on
                                  Scalable Workflow Enactment Engines and
                                  Technology (SWEET'12)  . . . . . . . . . 60--64
              Xiaofeng Meng and   
                   Fusheng Wang   XLDB Asia 2012: the First Extremely
                                  Large Databases Conference at Asia . . . 65--67


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 42, Number 1, March, 2013

           Pablo Barceló   The continuous distributed monitoring
                                  model  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5--14
              Fabian Schomm and   
              Florian Stahl and   
               Gottfried Vossen   Marketplaces for data: an initial survey 15--26
          Marianne Winslett and   
             Vanessa Braganholo   Hank Korth speaks out on two-career
                                  issues, why not to write a book in the
                                  beginning of your career, and more . . . 27--37
         Soumen Chakrabarti and   
        Ganesh Ramakrishnan and   
         Krithi Ramamritham and   
            Sunita Sarawagi and   
                   S. Sudarshan   Data-based research at IIT Bombay  . . . 38--43
        Michael Stonebraker and   
                 Sam Madden and   
                  Pradeep Dubey   Intel ``big data'' science and
                                  technology center vision and execution
                                  plan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 44--49
       Torben Bach Pedersen and   
            Wolfgang Lehner and   
            Gregor Hackenbroich   Report on the First International
                                  Workshop on Energy Data Management (EnDM
                                  2012)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50--52
              Xiaofeng Meng and   
               Fusheng Wang and   
               Adam Silberstein   Report on the Fourth International
                                  Workshop on Cloud Data Management
                                  (CloudDB 2012) . . . . . . . . . . . . . 53--55

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 42, Number 2, June, 2013

           Pablo Barceló   Towards efficient indexing of arbitrary
                                  similarity: vision paper . . . . . . . . 5--10
      Sergio Lopez Montolio and   
        David Dominguez-Sal and   
        Josep Lluis Larriba-Pey   Research endogamy as an indicator of
                                  conference quality . . . . . . . . . . . 11--16
              Adrien Guille and   
                Hakim Hacid and   
               Cecile Favre and   
               Djamel A. Zighed   Information diffusion in online social
                                  networks: a survey . . . . . . . . . . . 17--28
       Ndapandula Nakashole and   
             Gerhard Weikum and   
                Fabian Suchanek   Discovering semantic relations from the
                                  Web and organizing them with PATTY . . . 29--34
          Marianne Winslett and   
             Vanessa Braganholo   Jeff Vitter speaks out on being a
                                  Southerner, duties of a Dean, and more   35--45
           Stephane Bressan and   
             Chee Yong Chan and   
                  Wynne Hsu and   
                Mong-Li Lee and   
              Tok-Wang Ling and   
              Beng Chin Ooi and   
               Kian-Lee Tan and   
             Anthony K. H. Tung   Database research at the National
                                  University of Singapore  . . . . . . . . 46--51
                 Graham Cormode   What does an Associate Editor actually
                                  do?  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 52--58
           Michael Benedikt and   
                    Dan Olteanu   Report on the First Workshop on
                                  Innovative Querying of Streams . . . . . 59--63
               Paolo Atzeni and   
        Christian S. Jensen and   
               Giorgio Orsi and   
                  Sudha Ram and   
              Letizia Tanca and   
               Riccardo Torlone   The relational model is dead, SQL is
                                  dead, and I don't feel so good myself    64--68

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 42, Number 3, September, 2013

               Jan Chomicki and   
              Paolo Ciaccia and   
            Niccolo' Meneghetti   Skyline queries, front and back  . . . . 6--18
               Stefano Ceri and   
            Themis Palpanas and   
       Emanuele Della Valle and   
             Dino Pedreschi and   
   Johann-Christoph Freytag and   
               Roberto Trasarti   Towards mega-modeling: a walk through
                                  data analysis experiences  . . . . . . . 19--27
         Larissa R. Lautert and   
         Marcelo M. Scheidt and   
             Carina F. Dorneles   Web table taxonomy and formalization . . 28--33
               Andrew Eisenberg   XQuery 3.0 is nearing completion . . . . 34--41
          Djamal Benslimane and   
           Mahmoud Barhamgi and   
           Frederic Cuppens and   
              Franck Morvan and   
               Bruno Defude and   
                 Ebrahim Nageba   PAIRSE: a privacy-preserving
                                  service-oriented data integration system 42--47
              Yahia Chabane and   
           Laurent d'Orazio and   
               Le Gruenwald and   
              Baraa Mohamad and   
                 Christophe Rey   Medical data management in the SYSEO
                                  project  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 48--53
          Marianne Winslett and   
             Vanessa Braganholo   Andreas Reuter speaks out on
                                  transactions, reinventing things,
                                  creating a university, and more  . . . . 54--62
              Xiaofang Zhou and   
                   Shazia Sadiq   Data centric research at the University
                                  of Queensland  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 63--68
           Malu Castellanos and   
             Umeshwar Dayal and   
             Elke Rundensteiner   Report on the 6th International Workshop
                                  on Business Intelligence for the Real
                                  Time Enterprise  . . . . . . . . . . . . 69--70
               Mouna Kacimi and   
         Fabian M. Suchanek and   
                   Aparna Varde   Databases, information retrieval and
                                  knowledge management: exploring paths
                                  and crossing bridges . . . . . . . . . . 71--74

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 42, Number 4, December, 2013

                Hung Q. Ngo and   
      Christopher Ré and   
                     Atri Rudra   Skew strikes back: new developments in
                                  the theory of join algorithms  . . . . . 5--16
          Rajesh Bordawekar and   
                Bob Blainey and   
                 Chidanand Apte   Analyzing analytics  . . . . . . . . . . 17--28
                     Fei Li and   
               Hongzhi Wang and   
               Jianzhong Li and   
                       Hong Gao   A survey on tree edit distance lower
                                  bound estimation techniques for
                                  similarity join on XML data  . . . . . . 29--39
                  Felix Naumann   Data profiling revisited . . . . . . . . 40--49
          Marianne Winslett and   
              Vanessa Braganhol   Anand Rajaraman speaks out on startups
                                  and social data  . . . . . . . . . . . . 50--60
    Stavros Christodoulakis and   
          Minos Garofalakis and   
   Euripides G. M. Petrakis and   
     Antonios Deligiannakis and   
          Vasilis Samoladas and   
          Ekaterini Ioannou and   
        Odysseas Papapetrou and   
             Stelios Sotiriadis   Data management research at the
                                  Technical University of Crete  . . . . . 61--66
Jérôme Darmont and   
           Torben Bach Pedersen   Report on the first international
                                  workshop on cloud intelligence (Cloud-I
                                  2012)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 67--69
       Torben Bach Pedersen and   
                Wolfgang Lehner   Report on the Second International
                                  Workshop on Energy Data Management (EnDM
                                  2013)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 70--72
                Jacek Sroka and   
                Jan Hidders and   
                  Paolo Missier   Report from the second workshop on
                                  scalable workflow enactment engines and
                                  technology (SWEET'13)  . . . . . . . . . 73--77


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 43, Number 1, March, 2014

                Andrew McGregor   Graph stream algorithms: a survey  . . . 9--20
                Yi-Cheng Tu and   
               Xiaorui Wang and   
                    Bo Zeng and   
                      Zichen Xu   A system for energy-efficient data
                                  management . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21--26
               Renzo Angles and   
                Peter Boncz and   
          Josep Larriba-Pey and   
            Irini Fundulaki and   
             Thomas Neumann and   
                Orri Erling and   
             Peter Neubauer and   
     Norbert Martinez-Bazan and   
             Venelin Kotsev and   
                      Ioan Toma   The Linked Data Benchmark Council: a
                                  graph and RDF industry benchmarking
                                  effort . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27--31
      Aldelir Fernando Luiz and   
             Lau Cheuk Lung and   
                 Miguel Correia   MITRA: Byzantine fault-tolerant
                                  middleware for transaction processing on
                                  replicated databases . . . . . . . . . . 32--38
       Magdalena Balazinska and   
                  Bill Howe and   
                      Dan Suciu   The database group at the University of
                                  Washington . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39--44
            Michael Pawlish and   
            Aparna S. Varde and   
           Stefan A. Robila and   
              Anand Ranganathan   A call for energy efficiency in data
                                  centers  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 45--51
            Nicolas Anciaux and   
               Luc Bouganim and   
              Thierry Delot and   
              Sergio Ilarri and   
                Leila Kloul and   
            Nathalie Mitton and   
              Philippe Pucheral   Opportunistic data services in least
                                  developed countries: benefits,
                                  challenges and feasibility issues  . . . 52--63
          Sebastian Wandelt and   
                  Dong Deng and   
           Stefan Gerdjikov and   
            Shashwat Mishra and   
             Petar Mitankin and   
               Manish Patil and   
            Enrico Siragusa and   
           Alexander Tiskin and   
                   Wei Wang and   
               Jiaying Wang and   
                      Ulf Leser   State-of-the-art in string similarity
                                  search and join  . . . . . . . . . . . . 64--76

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 43, Number 2, June, 2014

                 Tom J. Ameloot   Declarative Networking: Recent
                                  Theoretical Work on Coordination,
                                  Correctness, and Declarative Semantics   5--16
              Kristi Morton and   
       Magdalena Balazinska and   
               Dan Grossman and   
              Robert Kosara and   
                 Jock Mackinlay   Public Data and Visualizations: How are
                                  Many Eyes and Tableau Public Used for
                                  Collaborative Analytics? . . . . . . . . 17--22
           Alexandre Torres and   
             Renata Galante and   
                Marcelo Pimenta   ENORM: an Essential Notation for
                                  Object-Relational Mapping  . . . . . . . 23--28
               Rung-Ren Lin and   
               Ya-Hui Chang and   
                   Kun-Mao Chao   Locating Valid SLCAs for XML Keyword
                                  Search with NOT Semantics  . . . . . . . 29--34
             Jianlong Zhong and   
                   Bingsheng He   Medusa: a Parallel Graph Processing
                                  System on Graphics Processors  . . . . . 35--40
                 Laura Haas and   
             Melissa Cefkin and   
        Cheryl Kieliszewski and   
                Wil Plouffe and   
                      Mary Roth   The IBM Research Accelerated Discovery
                                  Lab  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41--48
           Georgia Koutrika and   
      Laks V. S. Lakshmanan and   
            Mirek Riedewald and   
              Kostas Stefanidis   Report on the First International
                                  Workshop on Exploratory Search in
                                  Databases and the Web (ExploreDB 2014)   49--52
                   Shuai Ma and   
              Xiaofeng Meng and   
                   Fusheng Wang   Report on the Sixth International
                                  Workshop on Cloud Data Management
                                  (CloudDB 2014) . . . . . . . . . . . . . 53--56
               Paolo Manghi and   
          Lukasz Bolikowski and   
              Nikos Houssos and   
             Jochen Schirrwagen   Report on the First Workshop on Linking
                                  and Contextualizing Publications and
                                  Datasets . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 57--60

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 43, Number 3, September, 2014

               Alin Deutsch and   
               Richard Hull and   
                   Victor Vianu   Automatic Verification of
                                  Database-Centric Systems . . . . . . . . 5--17
               Chenjuan Guo and   
        Christian S. Jensen and   
                       Bin Yang   Towards Total Traffic Awareness  . . . . 18--23
         Vanessa Braganholo and   
                  Marta Mattoso   A Survey on XML Fragmentation  . . . . . 24--35
       Ricardo Jorge Santos and   
           Jorge Bernardino and   
                   Marco Vieira   Approaches and Challenges in Database
                                  Intrusion Detection  . . . . . . . . . . 36--47
              Hamid Mousavi and   
            Maurizio Atzori and   
                    Shi Gao and   
                  Carlo Zaniolo   Text-Mining, Structured Queries, and
                                  Knowledge Management on Web Document
                                  Corpora  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 48--54
              Alfons Kemper and   
                 Thomas Neumann   The Database Group at TUM  . . . . . . . 55--60
               Daniel Abadi and   
             Rakesh Agrawal and   
         Anastasia Ailamaki and   
       Magdalena Balazinska and   
        Philip A. Bernstein and   
           Michael J. Carey and   
          Surajit Chaudhuri and   
               Jeffrey Dean and   
                 AnHai Doan and   
        Michael J. Franklin and   
            Johannes Gehrke and   
              Laura M. Haas and   
             Alon Y. Halevy and   
      Joseph M. Hellerstein and   
        Yannis E. Ioannidis and   
             H. V. Jagadish and   
            Donald Kossmann and   
              Samuel Madden and   
            Sharad Mehrotra and   
                  Tova Milo and   
        Jeffrey F. Naughton and   
         Raghu Ramakrishnan and   
               Volker Markl and   
         Christopher Olston and   
              Beng Chin Ooi and   
      Christopher Ré and   
                  Dan Suciu and   
        Michael Stonebraker and   
                Todd Walter and   
                 Jennifer Widom   The Beckman Report on Database Research  61--70
            Aparna S. Varde and   
                  Nikolaj Tatti   A Panorama of Imminent Doctoral Research
                                  in Data Mining . . . . . . . . . . . . . 71--74

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 43, Number 4, December, 2014

           Yael Amsterdamer and   
                      Tova Milo   Foundations of Crowd Data Sourcing . . . 5--14
            Indre Zliobaite and   
             Jaakko Hollmen and   
             Lauri Koskinen and   
                Jukka Teittinen   Towards Hardware-driven Design of
                                  Low-energy Algorithms for Data Analysis  15--20
         Matteo Lissandrini and   
              Davide Mottin and   
            Themis Palpanas and   
      Dimitra Papadimitriou and   
              Yannis Velegrakis   Unleashing the Power of Information
                                  Graphs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21--26
          Marianne Winslett and   
             Vanessa Braganholo   Kian-Lee Tan Speaks Out on How to Build
                                  a Strong DB Group without Pushing
                                  Students Hard  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27--32
          Marianne Winslett and   
             Vanessa Braganholo   Sudipto Das Speaks Out on Scalability
                                  and Elasticity of Database Systems . . . 33--36
            Fadila Bentayeb and   
              Julien Velcin and   
          Stephane Bonnevay and   
                 Jerome Darmont   Data Science and Decision Support at
                                  ERIC . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37--42
                Jason Ellis and   
             Achille Fokoue and   
          Oktie Hassanzadeh and   
 Anastasios Kementsietsidis and   
           Kavitha Srinivas and   
                Michael J. Ward   Exploring Big Data with Helix: Finding
                                  Needles in a Big Haystack  . . . . . . . 43--54
       Torben Bach Pedersen and   
           Malu Castellanos and   
                    Umesh Dayal   Report on the Seventh International
                                  Workshop on Business Intelligence for
                                  the Real Time Enterprise (BIRTE 2013)    55--58


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 44, Number 1, March, 2015

            Christian S. Jensen   Changes to the TODS Editorial Board  . . 5--5
              Bruce Shriver and   
                  Marie Gentile   Michael Stonebraker Wins the 2014 ACM
                                  Turing Award . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6--9
                   Luc Segoufin   Constant Delay Enumeration for
                                  Conjunctive Queries  . . . . . . . . . . 10--17
                Jason Power and   
                   Yinan Li and   
               Mark D. Hill and   
           Jignesh M. Patel and   
                  David A. Wood   Implications of Emerging $3$D GPU
                                  Architecture on the Scan Primitive . . . 18--23
   Gustavo Zanini Kantorski and   
    Viviane Pereira Moreira and   
          Carlos Alberto Heuser   Automatic Filling of Hidden Web Forms: a
                                  Survey . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24--35
          Marianne Winslett and   
             Vanessa Braganholo   Aditya Parameswaran Speaks Out on
                                  Human-Powered Computation  . . . . . . . 36--40
          Marianne Winslett and   
             Vanessa Braganholo   Andy Pavlo Speaks Out on Main Memory
                                  Database Systems . . . . . . . . . . . . 41--45
                 Stratos Idreos   DASlab: The Data Systems Laboratory at
                                  Harvard SEAS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 46--51
     Vassilis Christophides and   
                Themis Palpanas   Report on the First International
                                  Workshop on Personal Data Analytics in
                                  the Internet of Things (PDA@IOT 2014)    52--55

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 44, Number 2, June, 2015

        Mohammadreza Najafi and   
           Mohammad Sadoghi and   
             Hans-Arno Jacobsen   The FQP Vision: Flexible Query
                                  Processing on a Reconfigurable Computing
                                  Fabric . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5--10
              Jennie Duggan and   
            Aaron J. Elmore and   
        Michael Stonebraker and   
           Magda Balazinska and   
                  Bill Howe and   
              Jeremy Kepner and   
                 Sam Madden and   
                David Maier and   
                Tim Mattson and   
                    Stan Zdonik   The BigDAWG Polystore System . . . . . . 11--16
     Marcello Buoncristiano and   
        Giansalvatore Mecca and   
          Elisa Quintarelli and   
              Manuel Roveri and   
          Donatello Santoro and   
                  Letizia Tanca   Database Challenges for Exploratory
                                  Computing  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17--22
              Thomas Heinis and   
                   David A. Ham   On-the-Fly Data Synopses: Efficient Data
                                  Exploration in the Simulation Sciences   23--28
                   Goetz Graefe   Instant recovery for data center savings 29--34
               Kian-Lee Tan and   
               Qingchao Cai and   
              Beng Chin Ooi and   
              Weng-Fai Wong and   
                  Chang Yao and   
                      Hao Zhang   In-memory Databases: Challenges and
                                  Opportunities From Software and Hardware
                                  Perspectives . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35--40
           Claudia Niederee and   
           Nattiya Kanhabua and   
            Francesco Gallo and   
                Robert H. Logie   Forgetful Digital Memory: Towards
                                  Brain-Inspired Long-Term Data and
                                  Information Management . . . . . . . . . 41--46
                Themis Palpanas   Data Series Management: The Road to Big
                                  Sequence Analytics . . . . . . . . . . . 47--52
                    Holger Pirk   \ldotslike Commanding an Anthill: a Case
                                  for Micro-Distributed (Data) Management
                                  Systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 53--58
            Christian S. Jensen   The Best of Two Worlds: Present Your
                                  TODS Paper at SIGMOD . . . . . . . . . . 59--60

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 44, Number 3, September, 2015

                     Wenfei Fan   Data Quality: From Theory to Practice    7--18
             Dieter Gawlick and   
               Eric S. Chan and   
              Adel Ghoneimy and   
                   Zhen Hua Liu   Mastering Situation Awareness: The Next
                                  Big Challenge? . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19--24
                 Shaoyi Yin and   
      Abdelkader Hameurlain and   
                  Franck Morvan   Robust Query Optimization Methods With
                                  Respect to Estimation Errors: a Survey   25--36
                Jungeun Kim and   
                    Jae-Gil Lee   Community Detection in Multi-Layer
                                  Graphs: a Survey . . . . . . . . . . . . 37--48
          Marianne Winslett and   
             Vanessa Braganholo   Rick Cattell Speaks Out on Patenting,
                                  Reinventing and Standardizing Things . . 49--56
           Torben Bach Pedersen   Report on the Third International
                                  Workshop on Energy Data Management (EnDM
                                  2014)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 57--59
                Shimin Chen and   
                  Qiong Luo and   
                  Xiaofeng Meng   Report on the International Workshop on
                                  Big Data Management on Emerging Hardware
                                  (HardBD 2015)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 60--61
           Malu Castellanos and   
             Umeshwar Dayal and   
              Nesime Tatbul and   
    Damianos Chatziantoniou and   
                    Qiming Chen   Report on the 8th International Workshop
                                  on Business Intelligence for the
                                  Real-Time Enterprise (BIRTE'14)  . . . . 62--63

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 44, Number 4, December, 2015

               Ronald Fagin and   
            Benny Kimelfeld and   
            Frederick Reiss and   
              Stijn Vansummeren   A Relational Framework for Information
                                  Extraction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5--16
                 Arun Kumar and   
              Robert McCann and   
           Jeffrey Naughton and   
               Jignesh M. Patel   Model Selection Management Systems: The
                                  Next Frontier of Advanced Analytics  . . 17--22
            Layla Pournajaf and   
     Daniel A. Garcia-Ulloa and   
                   Li Xiong and   
                 Vaidy Sunderam   Participant Privacy in Mobile Crowd
                                  Sensing Task Management: a Survey of
                                  Methods and Challenges . . . . . . . . . 23--34
               Hongzhi Wang and   
                  Mingda Li and   
                  Yingyi Bu and   
               Jianzhong Li and   
                   Hong Gao and   
                 Jiacheng Zhang   Cleanix: a Parallel Big Data Cleaning
                                  System . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35--40
          Marianne Winslett and   
             Vanessa Braganholo   Rick Snodgrass Speaks Out on Standards,
                                  Personal Brands and Science  . . . . . . 41--48
           Georgia Koutrika and   
      Laks V. S. Lakshmanan and   
            Mirek Riedewald and   
          Mohamed A. Sharaf and   
              Kostas Stefanidis   Report on the Second International
                                  Workshop on Exploratory Search in
                                  Databases and the Web (ExploreDB 2015)   49--52
             Gerard de Melo and   
               Mouna Kacimi and   
                Aparna S. Varde   Dissertation Research Problems in Data
                                  Management and Related Areas . . . . . . 53--56
        Fabricio Benevenuto and   
      Alberto H. F. Laender and   
                 Bruno L. Alves   How Connected are the ACM SIG
                                  Communities? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 57--63


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 45, Number 1, March, 2016

            Jeffrey F. Naughton   Technical Perspective: Natural Language
                                  to SQL Translation by Iteratively
                                  Exploring a Middle Ground  . . . . . . . 5--5
                     Fei Li and   
                 H. V. Jagadish   Understanding Natural Language Queries
                                  over Relational Databases  . . . . . . . 6--13
                 Wang-Chiew Tan   Technical Perspective: Attacking the
                                  Problem of Consistent Query Answering    14--14
          Paraschos Koutris and   
                     Jef Wijsen   Consistent Query Answering for Primary
                                  Keys . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15--22
            Jeffrey F. Naughton   Technical Perspective: Broadening and
                                  Deepening Query Optimization Yet Still
                                  Making Progress  . . . . . . . . . . . . 23--23
           Immanuel Trummer and   
                 Christoph Koch   Multi-Objective Parametric Query
                                  Optimization . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24--31
                  Leonid Libkin   Technical Perspective: Data Distribution
                                  for Fast Joins . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32--32
             Tom J. Ameloot and   
               Gaetano Geck and   
                Bas Ketsman and   
                Frank Neven and   
              Thomas Schwentick   Data partitioning for single-round
                                  multi-join evaluation in massively
                                  parallel systems . . . . . . . . . . . . 33--40
                David J. DeWitt   Technical Perspective: Taming Hardware
                                  Skew as Parallel DBMSs Scale Out . . . . 41--41
                 Jiexing Li and   
           Jeffrey Naughton and   
                 Rimma V. Nehme   Resource Bricolage for Parallel DBMSs on
                                  Heterogeneous Clusters . . . . . . . . . 42--49
                Zachary G. Ives   Technical Perspective: Implicit
                                  Parallelism through Deep Language
                                  Embedding  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50--50
       Alexander Alexandrov and   
      Asterios Katsifodimos and   
             Georgi Krastev and   
                   Volker Markl   Implicit Parallelism through Deep
                                  Language Embedding . . . . . . . . . . . 51--58
                    Alon Halevy   Technical Perspective: Incremental
                                  Knowledge Base Construction Using
                                  DeepDive . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 59--59
          Christopher De Sa and   
                Alex Ratner and   
      Christopher Ré and   
                 Jaeho Shin and   
                Feiran Wang and   
                     Sen Wu and   
                       Ce Zhang   DeepDive: Declarative Knowledge Base
                                  Construction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 60--67
                Zachary G. Ives   Technical Perspective: $k$-Shape:
                                  Efficient and Accurate Clustering of
                                  Time Series  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 68--68
            John Paparrizos and   
                   Luis Gravano   $k$-Shape: Efficient and Accurate
                                  Clustering of Time Series  . . . . . . . 69--76
            Christian S. Jensen   Changes to the TODS Editorial Board  . . 77--77

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 45, Number 2, June, 2016

                Dan Olteanu and   
            Maximilian Schleich   Factorized Databases . . . . . . . . . . 5--16
                   Wei Wang and   
               Meihui Zhang and   
                  Gang Chen and   
             H. V. Jagadish and   
              Beng Chin Ooi and   
                   Kian-Lee Tan   Database Meets Deep Learning: Challenges
                                  and Opportunities  . . . . . . . . . . . 17--22
              Xin Luna Dong and   
 Anastasios Kementsietsidis and   
                 Wang-Chiew Tan   A Time Machine for Information: Looking
                                  Back to Look Forward . . . . . . . . . . 23--32
                 Yihan Wang and   
                Shaoxu Song and   
                       Lei Chen   A Survey on Accessing Dataspaces . . . . 33--44
               Andrew Pavlo and   
                 Matthew Aslett   What's Really New with NewSQL? . . . . . 45--55
          Marianne Winslett and   
             Vanessa Braganholo   H V Jagadish Speaks Out on PVLDB, CoRR
                                  and Data-driven Research . . . . . . . . 56--62
              Felix Naumann and   
                   Ralf Krestel   The Information Systems Group at HPI . . 63--68
            Christian S. Jensen   The Dark Citations of TODS Papers and
                                  What to Do About It: Or: Cite the
                                  Journal Paper  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 69--70

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 45, Number 3, September, 2016

                 Eyad Saleh and   
             Ahmad Alsa'deh and   
                Ahmad Kayed and   
               Christoph Meinel   Processing Over Encrypted Data: Between
                                  Theory and Practice  . . . . . . . . . . 5--16
               Thuy Ngoc Le and   
                  Tok Wang Ling   Survey on Keyword Search over XML
                                  Documents  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17--28
          Marianne Winslett and   
             Vanessa Braganholo   Carlo Zaniolo Speaks Out on his Passion
                                  for Relational Databases and Logic . . . 29--34
           Senjuti Basu Roy and   
          Kostas Stefanidis and   
           Georgia Koutrika and   
      Laks V. S. Lakshmanan and   
                Mirek Riedewald   Report on the Third International
                                  Workshop on Exploratory Search in
                                  Databases and the Web (ExploreDB 2016)   35--38

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 45, Number 4, December, 2016

            Serge Abiteboul and   
             Marcelo Arenas and   
       Pablo Barceló and   
            Meghyn Bienvenu and   
            Diego Calvanese and   
               Claire David and   
               Richard Hull and   
      Eyke Hüllermeier and   
            Benny Kimelfeld and   
              Leonid Libkin and   
                Wim Martens and   
                  Tova Milo and   
               Filip Murlak and   
                Frank Neven and   
            Magdalena Ortiz and   
          Thomas Schwentick and   
          Julia Stoyanovich and   
                 Jianwen Su and   
                  Dan Suciu and   
               Victor Vianu and   
                          Ke Yi   Research Directions for Principles of
                                  Data Management (Abridged) . . . . . . . 5--17
          Paraschos Koutris and   
                      Dan Suciu   A Guide to Formal Analysis of Join
                                  Processing in Massively Parallel Systems 18--27
             Niranjan Kamat and   
                    Arnab Nandi   A Closer Look at Variance
                                  Implementations In Modern Database
                                  Systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28--33
              Manasi Vartak and   
                 Silu Huang and   
           Tarique Siddiqui and   
              Samuel Madden and   
            Aditya Parameswaran   Towards Visualization Recommendation
                                  Systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34--39
          Marianne Winslett and   
             Vanessa Braganholo   Rick Hull Speaks Out on Asking the New
                                  Question . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40--45
          Marianne Winslett and   
             Vanessa Braganholo   Stratos Idreos Speaks Out on Database
                                  Cracking . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 46--48
               Paolo Manghi and   
         Jochen Schirrwagen and   
               Oscar Corcho and   
                    Amir Aryani   Report on the First International
                                  Workshop on Reproducible Open Science    49--52


SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 46, Number 1, March, 2017

                    Dan Olteanu   Technical Perspective: Juggling
                                  Functions Inside a Database  . . . . . . 5--5
         Mahmoud Abo Khamis and   
                Hung Q. Ngo and   
                     Atri Rudra   Juggling Functions Inside a Database . . 6--13
                Benny Kimelfeld   Technical Perspective: Optimizing Tree
                                  Patterns for Querying Graph- and
                                  Tree-Structured Data . . . . . . . . . . 14--14
        Wojciech Czerwinski and   
                Wim Martens and   
          Matthias Niewerth and   
                    Pawel Parys   Optimizing Tree Patterns for Querying
                                  Graph- and Tree-Structured Data  . . . . 15--22
              Surajit Chaudhuri   Technical Perspective: Reflections on
                                  Extending SQL using Constraints  . . . . 23--23
             Matteo Brucato and   
              Azza Abouzied and   
               Alexandra Meliou   A Scalable Execution Engine for Package
                                  Queries  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24--31
            Jeffrey F. Naughton   Technical Perspective: Optimized
                                  Wandering for Online Aggregation . . . . 32--32
                  Feifei Li and   
                     Bin Wu and   
                      Ke Yi and   
                   Zhuoyue Zhao   Wander Join and XDB: Online Aggregation
                                  via Random Walks . . . . . . . . . . . . 33--40
                Zachary G. Ives   Technical Perspective: Scaling Machine
                                  Learning via Compressed Linear Algebra   41--41
             Ahmed Elgohary and   
             Matthias Boehm and   
              Peter J. Haas and   
         Frederick R. Reiss and   
              Berthold Reinwald   Scaling Machine Learning via Compressed
                                  Linear Algebra . . . . . . . . . . . . . 42--49
            Christian S. Jensen   Updates to the TODS Editorial Board  . . 50--50

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 46, Number 2, June, 2017

       Pablo Barceló and   
             Andreas Pieris and   
                  Miguel Romero   Semantic Optimization in Tractable
                                  Classes of Conjunctive Queries . . . . . 5--17
                 Hari Singh and   
                     Seema Bawa   A Survey of Traditional and
                                  MapReduce-Based Spatial Query Processing
                                  Approaches . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18--29
                  Yang Chen and   
              Xiaofeng Zhou and   
                     Kun Li and   
                 Daisy Zhe Wang   Archimedes: Efficient Query Processing
                                  over Probabilistic Knowledge Bases . . . 30--35
          Marianne Winslett and   
             Vanessa Braganholo   Beng Chin Ooi Speaks Out on Building a
                                  Strong Database Group  . . . . . . . . . 36--42
             Foto N. Afrati and   
                Jan Hidders and   
      Christopher Ré and   
                Jacek Sroka and   
                 Jeffrey Ullman   Report from the Third Workshop on
                                  Algorithms and Systems for MapReduce and
                                  Beyond (BeyondMR'16) . . . . . . . . . . 43--48

SIGMOD Record (ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data)
Volume 46, Number 3, September, 2017

           Paolo Guagliardo and   
                  Leonid Libkin   Correctness of SQL Queries on Databases
                                  with Nulls . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5--16
               Thao N. Pham and   
     Nikos R. Katsipoulakis and   
       Panos K. Chrysanthis and   
          Alexandros Labrinidis   Uninterruptible Migration of Continuous
                                  Queries without Operator State Migration 17--22
              Sergi Esteves and   
              Nico Janssens and   
               Bart Theeten and   
                     Luis Veiga   Empowering Stream Processing through
                                  Edge Clouds  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23--28
          Marianne Winslett and   
             Vanessa Braganholo   Ron Fagin Speaks Out on His Trajectory
                                  as a Database Theoretician . . . . . . . 29--35
                Wolfgang Lehner   The Dresden Database Systems Group . . . 36--41