Engineering Federated Information Systems
Proceedings of the 4th Workshop EFIS 2001
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EFIS 2001, the forth workshop in the sequence of the International Workshops on Engineering Federated Information Systems intends to intensify the exchange of ideas and experiences between academia and industrial practice. According to this goal, EFIS 2001 is embedded as one part into the major event IFW 2001 (INFORMATION FEDERATION WEEK BERLIN 2001), including scientific and industrial workshops, demos and discussions for the academic audience as well for a broader audience of young and senior practitioners in industry and public services. This proceedings volume of EFIS 2001 includes 8 research papers, selected for presentation in the workshop, covering different aspects from the following topics of the IFW 2001: - Modelling in analysis and design of FIS - Software architectures for FIS - Component-based engineering of FIS - Metadata for FIS - Managing heterogeneous information sources - Middleware platforms for the construction and operation of FIS - Web Technologies in FIS solutions, including XML approaches - Technological support for the integration of legacy systems - CASE tool support for the development of FIS - Evolution of FIS as long-lived information infrastructures - Domain specific solutions in the design of FIS - Evaluation of FIS approaches