About the article
Kai Herrmann is a PhD student at the Database Technology Group at TU Dresden. He received his Computer Science master's degree from the TU Dresden in April 2013. For his thesis he developed a configurable schema mapping layer which allows flexible management of irregular data sets. From 2009 to 2013, he was a student research assistant at the Database Technology Group focusing on flexible data management.
Technische Universität Dresden, Database Technology Research Group, Nöthnitzer Straße 46, 01187 Germany, Tel.: +49-351-46337895
Hannes Voigt received his Master in Computer Science from the TU Dresden in 2008. Since graduation, he pursues his research activities as a research assistant in the Database Technology Group at TU Dresden. In 2010/2011, he was a visiting scientist at SAP Labs, Palo Alto. His research interests are in flexible data management, graph database, and physical design.
Technische Universität Dresden, Database Technology Research Group, Nöthnitzer Straße 46, 01187 Germany
Wolfgang Lehner received his Master, Ph. D., and habilitation in Computer Science from the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg. Since 2002, Wolfgang Lehner is full professor and head of the Database Technology Group at TU Dresden. He was a visiting scientist at IBM Almaden, Microsoft Research Redmond, and SAP Walldorf. His major research focuses on the efficient processing of empirically collected mass data with advanced database technology.
Database Technology Group, Faculty of Computer Science, Technische Universität Dresden, 01062 Dresden, Germany, Tel.: +49-351-46338383
Published Online: 2014-01-31
Published in Print: 2014-02-28