A Distributed Framework for Content Search Using Small World Communities

Seyyed-Mohammad Javadi-Moghaddam, Stefanos Kollias
2016 International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications  
The continuous growth of multimedia content available all over the web is raising the importance of a distributed framework for searching it. One of the important parameters in a distributed environment is system response time. This parameter specially plays an important role in search and retrieval. A novel two-tier structure is introduced in this paper, which focuses on the community concept to facilitate creation of ontological small worlds that can effectively assist the search task. As a
more » ... sult, user queries are forwarded to nodes that are likely to contain the relevant resources. Evaluation of the framework proves that the small world character of the proposed structure provides queries with better route selection and searching efficiency.
doi:10.14569/ijacsa.2016.070171 fatcat:davfbuwssfhgzm5alw5uzdhmnq