Two-Tier Air Indexing for on-Demand Xml Data Broadcast
Conference Proceeding Article
XML data broadcast is an efficient way to disseminate semi-structured information in wireless mobile environments. Air indexing is the common method to improve the access time, and reduce the energy consumption in a broadcast system. In this paper, we propose a novel two-tier air indexing method that provides an overall picture of the document set in the server which is necessary for XML data retrieving in on-demand mode. The efficiency of our indexing method is contributed by two distinct advantages. First, the proposed pruning technique and the two-tier structure significantly reduce the index size. Second, the two-tier structure enables efficient access protocol at the client which can further reduce the tuning time during the index look up. Simulation experiments show the benefits of our indexing methods.
air indexing, on-demand data broadcast, XML, two-tier
Databases and Information Systems
Data Management and Analytics
29th International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS '09)
City or Country
SUN, Weiwei; YU, Ping; Qin, Yongrui; ZHANG, Zhuoyao; and ZHENG, Baihua.
Two-Tier Air Indexing for on-Demand Xml Data Broadcast. (2009). 29th International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS '09). 199-206. Research Collection School Of Information Systems.
Available at: http://ink.library.smu.edu.sg/sis_research/553