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Data integration

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Data integration involves combining data residing in different sources and providing users with a unified view of them. [1]

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Alon Halevy

Alon Yitzchack Halevy (until 2000: Levy) is an Israeli-American computer scientist and a leading researcher in the area of data integration.

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Alphabet (formal languages)

In formal language theory, a string is defined as a finite sequence of members of an underlying base set; this set is called the alphabet of a string or collection of strings.

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Big data

Big data is data sets that are so big and complex that traditional data-processing application software are inadequate to deal with them.

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Bill Nichols

Bill Nichols (born 1942) is an American film critic and theoretician best known for his pioneering work as founder of the contemporary study of documentary film.

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Bioinformatics is an interdisciplinary field that develops methods and software tools for understanding biological data.

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Business semantics management

Business Semantics Management (BSM) encompasses the technology, methodology, organization, and culture that brings business stakeholders together to collaboratively realize the reconciliation of their heterogeneous metadata; and consequently the application of the derived business semantics patterns to establish semantic alignment between the underlying data structures.

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Conjunctive query

In database theory, a conjunctive query is a restricted form of first-order queries using the logical conjunction operator.

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Core data integration

Core data integration is the use of data integration technology for a significant, centrally planned and managed IT initiative within a company.

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Coupling (computer programming)

In software engineering, coupling is the degree of interdependence between software modules; a measure of how closely connected two routines or modules are;ISO/IEC/IEEE 24765:2010 Systems and software engineering — Vocabulary the strength of the relationships between modules.

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United States federal research funders use the term cyberinfrastructure to describe research environments that support advanced data acquisition, data storage, data management, data integration, data mining, data visualization and other computing and information processing services distributed over the Internet beyond the scope of a single institution.

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Data is a set of values of qualitative or quantitative variables.

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Data architecture

In information technology, data architecture is composed of models, policies, rules or standards that govern which data is collected, and how it is stored, arranged, integrated, and put to use in data systems and in organizations.

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Data blending

Data blending is a process whereby big data from multiple sources are merged into a single data warehouse or data set.

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Data curation

Data curation is a broad term used to indicate processes and activities related to the organization and integration of data collected from various sources, annotation of the data, and publication and presentation of the data such that the value of the data is maintained over time, and the data remains available for reuse and preservation.

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Data fusion

Data fusion is the process of integrating multiple data sources to produce more consistent, accurate, and useful information than that provided by any individual data source.

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Data hub

A data hub is a collection of data from multiple sources organized for distribution, sharing, and often subsetting and sharing.

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Data integration

Data integration involves combining data residing in different sources and providing users with a unified view of them.

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Data lake

A data lake is a system or repository of data stored in its natural format, usually object blobs or files.

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Data mapping

In computing and data management, data mapping is the process of creating data element mappings between two distinct data models.

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Data modeling

Data modeling in software engineering is the process of creating a data model for an information system by applying certain formal techniques.

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Data transformation

In computing, data transformation is the process of converting data from one format or structure into another format or structure.

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Data virtualization

Data virtualization is any approach to data management that allows an application to retrieve and manipulate data without requiring technical details about the data, such as how it is formatted at source, or where it is physically located, and can provide a single customer view (or single view of any other entity) of the overall data.

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Data warehouse

In computing, a data warehouse (DW or DWH), also known as an enterprise data warehouse (EDW), is a system used for reporting and data analysis, and is considered a core component of business intelligence.

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Data wrangling

Data wrangling, sometimes referred to as data munging, is the process of transforming and mapping data from one "raw" data form into another format with the intent of making it more appropriate and valuable for a variety of downstream purposes such as analytics.

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A database is an organized collection of data, stored and accessed electronically.

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Database model

A database model is a type of data model that determines the logical structure of a database and fundamentally determines in which manner data can be stored, organized and manipulated.

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Datalog is a declarative logic programming language that syntactically is a subset of Prolog.

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DataNet, or Sustainable Digital Data Preservation and Access Network Partner was a research program of the U.S. National Science Foundation Office of Cyberinfrastructure.

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Data Observation Network for Earth (DataONE) is a platform for environmental and ecological science, to provide access to Earth observational data.

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Dataspaces are an abstraction in data management that aim to overcome some of the problems encountered in data integration system.

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The DrugBank database is a comprehensive, freely accessible, online database containing information on drugs and drug targets.

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Edge data integration

An edge data integration is an implementation of data integration technology undertaken in an ad hoc or tactical fashion.

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Enterprise application integration

Enterprise application integration (EAI) is the use of software and computer systems' architectural principles to integrate a set of enterprise computer applications.

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Enterprise architecture framework

An enterprise architecture framework (EA framework) defines how to create and use an enterprise architecture.

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Enterprise information integration

Enterprise information integration (EII) is the ability to support a unified view of data and information for an entire organization.

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Enterprise integration

Enterprise integration is a technical field of enterprise architecture, which focused on the study of topics such as system interconnection, electronic data interchange, product data exchange and distributed computing environments.

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European Bioinformatics Institute

The European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI) is a centre for research and services in bioinformatics, and is part of European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL).

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European Union

The European Union (EU) is a political and economic union of EUnum member states that are located primarily in Europe.

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Extract, transform, load

In computing, extract, transform, load (ETL) refers to a process in database usage and especially in data warehousing.

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Federated database system

A federated database system is a type of meta-database management system (DBMS), which transparently maps multiple autonomous database systems into a single federated database.

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First-order logic

First-order logic—also known as first-order predicate calculus and predicate logic—is a collection of formal systems used in mathematics, philosophy, linguistics, and computer science.

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Formal language

In mathematics, computer science, and linguistics, a formal language is a set of strings of symbols together with a set of rules that are specific to it.

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Functional predicate

In formal logic and related branches of mathematics, a functional predicate, or function symbol, is a logical symbol that may be applied to an object term to produce another object term.

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GeoDI (Geological & Geophysical Data Integration) is a three-year project led by University College Cork and funded by the Irish National Development Plan under the Sea Change programme.

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Global warming

Global warming, also referred to as climate change, is the observed century-scale rise in the average temperature of the Earth's climate system and its related effects.

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Homogeneity and heterogeneity

Homogeneity and heterogeneity are concepts often used in the sciences and statistics relating to the uniformity in a substance or organism.

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Information explosion

The information explosion is the rapid increase in the amount of published information or data and the effects of this abundance.

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Information integration

Information integration (II) is the merging of information from heterogeneous sources with differing conceptual, contextual and typographical representations.

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Information server

An information server is an integrated software platform consisting of a set of core functional modules that enables organizations to integrate data from disparate sources and deliver trusted and complete information, at the time it is required and in the format it is needed.

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Information silo

An information silo, or a group of such silos, is an insular management system in which one information system or subsystem is incapable of reciprocal operation with others that are, or should be, related.

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Innovative Medicines Initiative

The Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI) is a European initiative to improve the competitive situation of the European Union in the field of pharmaceutical research.

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Integration competency center

An integration competency center (ICC), sometimes referred to as an integration center of excellence (COE), is a shared service function providing methodical data integration, system integration, or enterprise application integration within organizations, particularly large corporations and public sector institutions.

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Integration Consortium

The Integration Consortium (IC) is a global non-profit community that shares knowledge and best practices related to enterprise application integration.

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Invasive species

An invasive species is a species that is not native to a specific location (an introduced species), and that has a tendency to spread to a degree believed to cause damage to the environment, human economy or human health.

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Integrated Public Use Microdata Series (IPUMS) is the world's largest individual-level population database.

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Java Database Connectivity

Java Database Connectivity (JDBC) is an application programming interface (API) for the programming language Java, which defines how a client may access a database.

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Jeffrey Ullman

Jeffrey David "Jeff" Ullman (born November 22, 1942) is an American computer scientist and professor at Stanford University.

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Johns Hopkins University

Johns Hopkins University is an American private research university in Baltimore, Maryland.

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JXTA (Juxtapose) is an open source peer-to-peer protocol specification begun by Sun Microsystems in 2001.

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Logic programming

Logic programming is a type of programming paradigm which is largely based on formal logic.

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Logical data model

A logical data model or logical schema is a data model of a specific problem domain expressed independently of a particular database management product or storage technology (physical data model) but in terms of data structures such as relational tables and columns, object-oriented classes, or XML tags.

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Margaret Hedstrom

Margaret L. Hedstrom, Ph.D., is the Robert M. Warner Collegiate Professor of Information at the University of Michigan School of Information.

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Master data management

In business, master data management (MDM) is a method used to define and manage the critical data of an organization to provide, with data integration, a single point of reference.

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Materialized view

In computing, a materialized view is a database object that contains the results of a query.

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A meta-analysis is a statistical analysis that combines the results of multiple scientific studies.

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Metadata is "data that provides information about other data".

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Metadata standard

A metadata standard is a requirement which is intended to establish a common understanding of the meaning or semantics of the data, to ensure correct and proper use and interpretation of the data by its owners and users.

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National Science Foundation

The National Science Foundation (NSF) is a United States government agency that supports fundamental research and education in all the non-medical fields of science and engineering.

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In computational complexity theory, an NP-complete decision problem is one belonging to both the NP and the NP-hard complexity classes.

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Object-relational mapping

Object-relational mapping (ORM, O/RM, and O/R mapping tool) in computer science is a programming technique for converting data between incompatible type systems using object-oriented programming languages.

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Ontology (information science)

In computer science and information science, an ontology encompasses a representation, formal naming, and definition of the categories, properties, and relations of the concepts, data, and entities that substantiate one, many, or all domains.

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Ontology-based data integration

Ontology-based data integration involves the use of ontology(s) to effectively combine data or information from multiple heterogeneous sources.

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Open PHACTS (Open Pharmacological Concept Triple Store) is a European initiative public–private partnership between academia, publishers, enterprises, pharmaceutical companies and other organisations working to enable better, cheaper and faster drug discovery.

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OpenText Corporation (also written opentext) is a Canadian company that develops and sells enterprise information management (EIM) software.

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Query language

Query languages or data query languages (DQLs) are computer languages used to make queries in databases and information systems.

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Query optimization

Query optimization is a function of many relational database management systems.

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Relational database

A relational database is a digital database based on the relational model of data, as proposed by E. F. Codd in 1970.

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Research Data Alliance

The Research Data Alliance (RDA) is a research community organization started in 2013 by the European Commission, the American National Science Foundation and National Institute of Standards and Technology, and the Australian Department of Innovation.

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Resource depletion

Resource depletion is the consumption of a resource faster than it can be replenished.

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Royal Society of Chemistry

The Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) is a learned society (professional association) in the United Kingdom with the goal of "advancing the chemical sciences".

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Schema matching

The terms schema matching and mapping are often used interchangeably for a database process.

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Semantic integration

Semantic integration is the process of interrelating information from diverse sources, for example calendars and to do lists, email archives, presence information (physical, psychological, and social), documents of all sorts, contacts (including social graphs), search results, and advertising and marketing relevance derived from them.

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Semantics (from σημαντικός sēmantikós, "significant") is the linguistic and philosophical study of meaning, in language, programming languages, formal logics, and semiotics.

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Service-oriented architecture

A service-oriented architecture (SOA) is a style of software design where services are provided to the other components by application components, through a communication protocol over a network.

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Spoke–hub distribution paradigm

The spoke-hub distribution paradigm is a form of transport topology optimization in which traffic routes are organized as a series of 'spokes' that connect outlying points to a central 'hub.' Simple forms of this distribution/connection model may be contrasted with point-to-point transit systems in which each point has a direct route to every other point, and which was the principal method of transporting passengers and freight until the 1970s.

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SQL (S-Q-L, "sequel"; Structured Query Language) is a domain-specific language used in programming and designed for managing data held in a relational database management system (RDBMS), or for stream processing in a relational data stream management system (RDSMS).

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Steven Ruggles

Steven Ruggles is Regents Professor of History and Population Studies at the University of Minnesota, and the Director of the Institute for Social Research and Data Innovation.

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Three-schema approach

The three-schema approach, or three-schema concept, in software engineering is an approach to building information systems and systems information management that originated in the 1970s.

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In mathematics, a tuple is a finite ordered list (sequence) of elements.

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UniProt is a freely accessible database of protein sequence and functional information, many entries being derived from genome sequencing projects.

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Universal Data Element Framework

The Universal Data Element Framework (UDEF) was a controlled vocabulary developed by The Open Group.

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University of Michigan

The University of Michigan (UM, U-M, U of M, or UMich), often simply referred to as Michigan, is a public research university in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

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University of Minnesota

The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (often referred to as the University of Minnesota, Minnesota, the U of M, UMN, or simply the U) is a public research university in Minneapolis and Saint Paul, Minnesota.

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University of New Mexico

The University of New Mexico (also referred to as UNM) is a public research university in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

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University of North Carolina

The University of North Carolina is a multi-campus public university system composed of all 16 of North Carolina's public universities, as well as the NC School of Science and Mathematics, the nation's first public residential high school for gifted students.

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View (SQL)

In a database, a view is the result set of a stored query on the data, which the database users can query just as they would in a persistent database collection object.

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Web application

In computing, a web application or web app is a client–server computer program which the client (including the user interface and client-side logic) runs in a web browser.

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Web service

The term web service is either.

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WikiPathways is a community resource for contributing and maintaining content dedicated to biological pathways.

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