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Route scaling and multihoming
The hyperexponential growth of Internet routing tables will soon exceed the capabilities of existing hardware adding to increased costs and significant degradation in routing performance.
Scheduling and optimising XML pipeline processing
This thesis describes PropelXbi - an implementation of the XPipe paradigm - then investigates and critically assesses relevant techniques which have the potential for streamlining PropelXbi’s performance and, finally, ...
The theatre of possibilities: mapping drama in community and healthcare contexts in the Northwest of Ireland
There has been considerable interest in recent years in the potential of participatory or engaged arts to stimulate impacts beyond intrinsic value, emanating from such diverse sources as artists, activists and statutory ...
The application of architectural and design patterns in enterprise systems
This thesis investigates the use of various J2EE technologies and the application o f best practice in the use of these technologies. It uses the knowledge gained in this investigation to develop a demonstration application ...
Securing network communications : with a practical example of a firewall written in C++
The statistics that are quoted about user interactions with the Internet are hard to comprehend, a technology that didn’t exist m any real commercial way less than 20 years ago is now probably the singularly most dominant ...
Automating the testing process of image processing algorithms
As digital imaging processing techniques become increasingly used in a broad range of consumer applications, the critical need to evaluate algorithm performance has become recognised by developers as an area of vital ...
Tools and techniques to aid in the marking and categorisation of digital images
Image processing technology is used in everyday applications to do things such as correct red-eye in digital cameras, and to detect terrorists at airports. Recently it has become more widespread and ubiquitous in society. ...
Transaction re-engineering using scanning technology
The project arose out o f a need to update and improve the overall efficiency o f a small/medium sized manufacturing and distribution company. The re-engineered system streamlines the process o f ordering, production ...
The application of intelligent software agents in network fault diagnosis
With the advent of existing and future networking, the task of network fault monitoring and in particular that of fault diagnosis is becoming quite complex. Agents can be used to help in this domain. A software agent is ...