JUCS - Journal of Universal Computer Science 1(4): 247-250, doi: 10.3217/jucs-001-04-0247
WAIS and Information Retrieval on the Internet
expand article infoHelmut Mülner
‡ JOANNEUM Research - IHM, Graz, Austria
Open Access
WAIS (Wide Area Information Servers), a development of Thinking Machine Corporation, turned out to be one of the main search engines in connection with the World Wide Web (WWW). This article gives a short overview of WAIS, its history, its basics and some connected developments.