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This article shares our experience in designing a Web crawler that can download billions of pages using a single-server implementation and models its performance. We first show that current crawling algorithms cannot effectively cope with the...
Cookies: A deployment study and the testing implications
Andrew F. Tappenden, James Miller
Article No.: 9
The results of an extensive investigation of cookie deployment amongst 100,000 Internet sites are presented. Cookie deployment is found to be approaching universal levels and hence there exists an associated need for relevant Web and software...
The extensive adoption of Web service-based applications in dynamic business scenarios, such as on-demand computing or highly reconfigurable virtual enterprises, advocates for methods and tools for the management of Web service nonfunctional...
Unified publication and discovery of semantic Web services
Thomi Pilioura, Aphrodite Tsalgatidou
Article No.: 11
The challenge of publishing and discovering Web services has recently received lots of attention. Various solutions to this problem have been proposed which, apart from their offered advantages, suffer the following disadvantages: (i) most of them...