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User/manager/curator interface software

Flexible querying (requirements T4, T5, C5, D5, D6, D15, D16, D21) implies use of a Structured Query Language (SQL) interface to the DBMS. Moreover, requirements T4, T8, D7 and D17 imply more enhanced functionality than is catered for in basic SQL. In general, preliminary WSA `use cases' imply interaction with and manipulation of data from queries with a typical science use case sometimes requiring an iterative series of basic queries to achieve its goal. Software is required for remote client GUIs; web service software is required for communication between remote host and database server.

Nigel Hambly 2002-10-08