Semantic Caching in a Mobile Environment

Semantic Caching in a Mobile Environment

S. Lim (Monash University, Australia)
Copyright: © 2007 |Pages: 7
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-59904-002-8.ch143
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In this article, we describe the use of caching, which allows coping with the characteristic of the mobile environment. We concentrate particularly on semantic caching, which is basically a type of caching strategy that is content-based reasoning ability with the ability to—in addition of caching query results—remember the queries that generated these results. Semantic caching provides accurate, semantic description of the content of the cache.

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