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Title: Computer systems and methods for the query and visualization of multidimensional databases

Abstract

A method and system for producing graphics. A hierarchical structure of a database is determined. A visual table, comprising a plurality of panes, is constructed by providing a specification that is in a language based on the hierarchical structure of the database. In some cases, this language can include fields that are in the database schema. The database is queried to retrieve a set of tuples in accordance with the specification. A subset of the set of tuples is associated with a pane in the plurality of panes.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1175866
Patent Number(s):
7089266
Application Number:
10/453,834
Assignee:
The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Jr. University
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
G - PHYSICS G06 - COMPUTING G06F - ELECTRIC DIGITAL DATA PROCESSING
Y - NEW / CROSS SECTIONAL TECHNOLOGIES Y10 - TECHNICAL SUBJECTS COVERED BY FORMER USPC Y10S - TECHNICAL SUBJECTS COVERED BY FORMER USPC CROSS-REFERENCE ART COLLECTIONS [XRACs] AND DIGESTS
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
97 MATHEMATICS AND COMPUTING

Citation Formats

Stolte, Chris, Tang, Diane L., and Hanrahan, Patrick. Computer systems and methods for the query and visualization of multidimensional databases. United States: N. p., 2006. Web.
Stolte, Chris, Tang, Diane L., & Hanrahan, Patrick. Computer systems and methods for the query and visualization of multidimensional databases. United States.
Stolte, Chris, Tang, Diane L., and Hanrahan, Patrick. Tue . "Computer systems and methods for the query and visualization of multidimensional databases". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1175866.
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