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  • Constructing a global counterterrorist legislation database: dilemmas, procedures, and preliminary analyses 

    Shor, Eran (Centre for the Study of Terrorism and Political Violence, University of St Andrews, 2011-11-11) - Journal article
    Counterterrorist legislation is one of the main ways in which countries, particularly democracies, respond to terror attacks. Yet, there is to date no comprehensive cross-national database of counterterrorist legislation. ...
  • A generic storage API 

    Kirby, Graham; Zirintsis, Evangelos; Dearle, Alan; Morrison, Ron (University of St Andrews, 2003) - Report
    We present a generic API suitable for provision of highly generic storage facilities that can be tailored to produce various individually customised storage infrastructures. The paper identifies a candidate set of minimal ...
  • H2O : An autonomic, resource-aware distributed database system 

    Macdonald, Angus; Dearle, Alan; Kirby, Graham (2010-06-16) - Conference paper
    This paper presents the design of an autonomic, resource-aware distributed database which enables data to be backed up and shared without complex manual administration. The database, H2O, is designed to make use of unused ...
  • Orthogonal persistence revisited 

    Dearle, Alan; Kirby, Graham; Morrison, Ron (Springer-Verlag, 2009-07-01) - Conference item
    The social and economic importance of large bodies of programs and data that are potentially long-lived has attracted much attention in the commercial and research communities. Here we concentrate on a set of methodologies ...
  • Report on the XBase project 

    Zirintsis, Evangelos; Kirby, Graham; Dearle, Alan; Morrison, Ron (University of St Andrews, 2003) - Report
    This project addressed the conceptual fundamentals of data storage, investigating techniques for provision of highly generic storage facilities that can be tailored to produce various individually customised storage ...