MoDisSENSE: A distributed platform for social networking services over mobile devices

Ioannis Mytilinis, Ioannis Giannakopoulos, Ioannis Konstantinou, Katerina Doka, Nectarios Koziris
2014 2014 IEEE International Conference on Big Data (Big Data)  
In this work we present MoDisSENSE, a distributed analytics platform for social networking services over mobile devices. MoDisSENSE collects and stores various types of data from heterogeneous sources, such as GPS traces from cell phones, user profile information and comments from social networks connected to the platform. These are combined through spatio-temporal and textual analysis, performed in a distributed fashion, in order to extract knowledge, make smart suggestions and leverage user
more » ... perience. The datastore follows a hybrid approach to handle both raw and processed data, simultaneously covering the need for scalability and fast query processing. Thus, the platform is able to resolve complex, multi-parameter, socially charged queries over Points of Interest in the order of milliseconds even under heavy load.
doi:10.1109/bigdata.2014.7004490 dblp:conf/bigdataconf/MytilinisGKDK14 fatcat:tvjt5wyddvhj3kdzvws4e2wqx4