Networked Multimedia Information Systems Laboratory

MI-File Library

Contact person: Giuseppe Amato

The MI-File (Metric Inverted File) allows executing similarity searches on very large datasets. Detalis on the techhinqe can be found in "MI-File: using inverted files for scalable approximate similarity search", by Giuseppe Amato, Claudio Gennaro, and Pasquale Savino, published on Multimedia Tools and Applications: "Approximate Similarity Search in Metric Spaces Using Inverted Files", by Giuseppe Amato and Pasquale Savino, presented at Infoscale 2008: