Wildcard Search using Fuzzy Auto Completion

Authors(3) :-Ansari Aadil Salim, Ansari Shawana Aadil, Ansari Zeeshan Salim

Most popular information discovery method is through keyword search, as user does not need to know either the underlying structure of the data and a query language. The search engines available today provide keyword search on top of sets of documents. While traditional database management systems offer powerful query languages, they do not allow keyword-based search and we focus on how to support this type of search using the native database language, SQL. Searching in a relational in a relational database is not an easy task because the data present are complicated. Wildcard search is a search with a character that can be used to substitute for any other character(s) in a string. Fuzzy autocompletion method is used to generate the results by typing incomplete keyword character by character. In this paper we are combining the property of both the techniques wildcard search and the fuzzy autocompletion to generate the search results efficiently. Using the above method we present solutions for both single-keyword queries and multi keyword queries, and develop novel techniques for on the fly search using SQL by allowing mismatches between query keywords and answers. Experiments on large, real data sets show that our techniques enable DBMS systems to support on-the-fly search on tables with millions of records.

Authors and Affiliations

Ansari Aadil Salim
MMANTC, Department of Computer Engineering, Malegaon, India
Ansari Shawana Aadil
Department of Electronics and Communication, SSVPS BSD COE, Dhule, India
Ansari Zeeshan Salim
Department of Computer Engineering, SSVPS BSD COE, Dhule, India

Autocompletion, wildcard, databases, SQL, fuzzy, DBMS.

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 2 | Issue 3 | May-June 2017
Date of Publication : 2017-06-30
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 219-226
Manuscript Number : CSEIT172321
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

ISSN : 2456-3307

Cite This Article :

Ansari Aadil Salim, Ansari Shawana Aadil, Ansari Zeeshan Salim, "Wildcard Search using Fuzzy Auto Completion", International Journal of Scientific Research in Computer Science, Engineering and Information Technology (IJSRCSEIT), ISSN : 2456-3307, Volume 2, Issue 3, pp.219-226, May-June-2017.
Journal URL : http://ijsrcseit.com/CSEIT172321

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