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System/K: A Knowledge Base Management System.

Mauro Maier, Claudio Cirilli: System/K: A Knowledge Base Management System. SSDBM 1983: 287-294
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  author    = {Mauro Maier and
               Claudio Cirilli},
  editor    = {Roy Hammond and
               John L. McCarthy},
  title     = {System/K: A Knowledge Base Management System},
  booktitle = {Proceedings of the Second International Workshop on Statistical
               Database Management, Los Altos, California, USA, September 27-29,
               1983},
  publisher = {Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory},
  year      = {1983},
  pages     = {287-294},
  ee        = {db/conf/ssdbm/MaierC83.html},
  crossref  = {DBLP:conf/ssdbm/83},
  bibsource = {DBLP, http://dblp.uni-trier.de}
}
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Abstract

System/K is a Knowledge Base Management System designed to offer a set of facilities for knowledge representation and usage at the conceptual level by means of three descriptive mechanisms ("Aggregate", "derive", and "Collect").
Two specific object-types (Assertions and Sets) are defined to represent the "part-of", "is-a" and "member-of" relationships.
An "object-Oriented" cross-reference logic is defined, that saves users from having to be constantly aware of "keys".
System/K refers to SQL/DS (a relational DBMS) to maintain information concerning both the conceptual relationships (meta-database) and the description of the entities in the real world (database).
A logic is defined to generate the appropriate relation schemes starting from the conceptual definitions.

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Roy Hammond, John L. McCarthy (Eds.): Proceedings of the Second International Workshop on Statistical Database Management, Los Altos, California, USA, September 27-29, 1983. Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory 1983
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