We certainly expected some reuse, but were surprised to find empirically that hundreds of preexisting pieces of prior and tacit knowledge in Cyc were used for each ad hoc query
. Cyc knowledge base content was used during each step: interpreting the literal meaning, inferring the intended meaning, carrying out the clarification interaction with the user, putting the fragments together into a meaningful integrated whole, coming up with a plan for answering the query by going out to databases, optimizing each database query dispatched, and deciding how best to display the answers to the user.
Worldwide Computer Products News-11 April 2001-Developer Solutions introduces ad hoc query
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For business users, STRATEGY provides an integrated suite of ad hoc query
and reporting tools, Web-based enterprise reporting, and OLAP-based analytic application solutions.
The program is a multi-tier, thin-client system provides ad hoc query
, reporting, and analysis of information stored in datawarehouses, data marts, and packaged business applications.
Does the system support retrieval of individual patient data and/or aggregated data on patient populations filtered according to specified parameters via standard reports and/or ad hoc query