TY - CHAP A1 - Panos Panagos A2 - Yusuf Yigini A3 - Luca Montanarella ED1 - Christos Kalloniatis Y1 - 2012-06-13 PY - 2012 T1 - Use of Descriptive Statistical Indicators for Aggregating Environmental Data in Multi-Scale European Databases N2 - The development of modern information systems is a demanding task. New technologies and tools are designed, implemented and presented in the market on a daily bases. User needs change dramatically fast and the IT industry copes to reach the level of efficiency and adaptability for its systems in order to be competitive and up-to-date. Thus, the realization of modern information systems with great characteristics and functionalities implemented for specific areas of interest is a fact of our modern and demanding digital society and this is the main scope of this book. Therefore, this book aims to present a number of innovative and recently developed information systems. It is titled "Modern Information Systems" and includes 8 chapters. This book may assist researchers on studying the innovative functions of modern systems in various areas like health, telematics, knowledge management, etc. It can also assist young students in capturing the new research tendencies of the information systems' development. BT - Modern Information Systems SP - Ch. 1 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/38696 DO - 10.5772/38696 SN - PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2021-09-22 ER -