Data Management Group
DAMA UPC was created in 1999. The centre focuses on R&D
and technology transfer related to the retrieval of large data
volumes, information quality and data exploration in fields
such as science, marketing and health.
DAMA has developed three technology products:
DAURUM improves the quality of data by keeping databases clean, prevents duplicates, and allows different data sources to merge and process their data in real time.
BIBEX enables complex bibliographical searches and explores the relationships between authors, keywords and papers.
A high-performance system for managing large graphs or networks. Sparksee enables queries that specifically use its intrinsic nature as a network (linked data), such as how to find connections, shortcuts and central network elements, detecting patterns, etc. Sparksee can manage multiple data sources and create queries that combine the different types of data.
DAMA has registered 6 patents, one of which for to out-license:
- Multidimensional method and system for classifying computer-implemented patent portfolio and technologies and associated database (P200802549)
DAMA operates in many sectors in which large-volume data management is needed. It has worked with companies in the following sectors:
Social network analysis
DAMA has six registered patents.
Software failure analysis (international software manufacturer)
Social network analysis (CENIT Social Media project)
Detection of fraud or money laundering in property transactions, identifying patterns (Spanish General Council of Notaries)
The Data mangement Group (DAMA UPC) developed a new detection of fraud or money laundering in property transactions system, to ANCERT (Spanish General Council of Notaries) using graph database DEX.
Analysis of the evolution of cancer (Catalan Institute of Oncology - ICO)