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Large-Scale Distributed Systems for Information Retrieval 2010
Proceedings of the 8th Workshop on Large-Scale Distributed Systems for Information Retrieval
Co-located with ACM SIGIR. Geneva, Switzerland, July 23, 2010.
Roi Blanco *
* Yahoo! Research, Barcelona, Spain
B. Barla Cambazoglu *
Claudio Lucchese **
** ISTI-CNR, Pisa, Italy
Table of Contents
Abdur Chowdhury (Twitter)
Towards a Distributed Search Engine
Ricardo Baeza-Yates (Yahoo!)
Query-Based Sampling using Snippets
Almer S. Tigelaar, Djoerd Hiemstra (University of Twente)
RankReduce - Processing K-Nearest Neighbor Queries on Top of MapReduce
Aleksandar Stupar, Sebastian Michel, Ralf Schenkel (Saarland University)
Topic-based Index Partitions for Efficient and Effective Selective Search
Anagha Kulkarni, Jamie Callan (Carnegie Mellon University)
Scaling Out All Pairs Similarity Search with MapReduce
Gianmarco De Francisci Morales, Claudio Lucchese, Ranieri Baraglia (IMT Lucca, Italy; ISTI-CNR, Italy)
Efficient Dynamic Pruning with Proximity Support (Best Paper)
Nicola Tonellotto, Craig Macdonald, Iadh Ounis (ISTI-CNR, Italy; University of Glasgow)
Performance Evaluation of Large-scale Information Retrieval Systems Scaling Down (Position Paper)
Fidel Cacheda, Victor Carneiro, Diego Fernandez, Vreixo Formoso (University of A Coruña)
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14-Sep-2010: submitted by Claudio Lucchese
15-Sep-2010: published on CEUR-WS.org
22-Sep-2010: correct affiliations of papers 6 and 7