IMSI focuses on the following research areas:
- Web Information Systems
- Management of spatial and spatiotemporal data
- Distributed Information Systems
- Data provenance and preservation
- Privacy preservation
- Information integration and interoperability
- Personalized Data Management Systems
- Curation of digital resources
Moreover, IMSI is competent in the following areas:
Research Infrastructures is a group of autonomous but complementary systems that aim to develop and maintain a set of services supporting the activities of the greek research community (in greek).
The GEOCROWD Platform: geoblogging as a tool to capture user experiences by means of collecting and organizing images, audio, video and text in relation to space and time.
GoNTogle: Semi-automatic semantic classification of documents, and search based on ontology annotations (in greek).
Thematic tags: Semantic annotation
Applications for the efficient management, processing, and retrieval of Bioscientific data: DIANA microT and DIANA mirGen (in greek).
Thematic tags: Scientific databases
Creative search: a platform for collecting and organizing scientific material, based on the concept of MindMaps (in greek).
Thematic tags: Creativity search
MOPSEUS: a repository system for the curation and the long-term preservation of digital collections, based on open-source software (in greek).
GIS services and algorithms for navigation and dynamic routing in road networds.
WASabi is an innovative web-based system for recording and analysing work practices. The current implementation focuses on research practices of human sciences (in greek).
Advanced services for data collection and management from social networks.