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A Survey of Issues in Multimedia Databases

International Journal of Computer Applications
© 2012 by IJCA Journal
Volume 46 - Number 7
Year of Publication: 2012
Madiha Waris
Farooque Azam
Abdul Wahab Muzaffar

Madiha Waris, Farooque Azam and Abdul Wahab Muzaffar. Article: A Survey of Issues in Multimedia Databases. International Journal of Computer Applications 46(7):1-9, May 2012. Full text available. BibTeX

	author = {Madiha Waris and Farooque Azam and Abdul Wahab Muzaffar},
	title = {Article: A Survey of Issues in Multimedia Databases},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	year = {2012},
	volume = {46},
	number = {7},
	pages = {1-9},
	month = {May},
	note = {Full text available}


Multimedia Database Security is a challenging concept in Database Management Systems. The use of Multimedia DBMS technology has increased terrifically over the last few years on the web as well as in several software applications. A multimedia communication system facilitates basic functions of Multimedia Database i. e. generation of multimedia data, its storage, and management, distribution, receiving, consuming, editing, and sharing, and so on. In this paper the different issues related to Multimedia Database Management System (MMDBMS) have been discussed. The challenges discussed by each paper reviewed in the field of Multimedia Database Management Systems have been analyzed. An empirical analysis has been done in the end to compare the issues stated by each author in literature. Due to this analysis it will help the technical people and research workers to avoid the indicated challenges while working in the field of Multimedia Database Management System (MMDBMS).


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