A Design Tool for Object Oriented Databases

  title={A Design Tool for Object Oriented Databases},
  author={Mokrane Bouzeghoub and Elisabeth M{\'e}tais},
This paper describes a design methodology for an object oriented database, based on a semantic network. This approach is based on the assumption that semantic data models are more powerful and more easy to use than current proposed object oriented data models. They are especially more poweful in representing integrity constraints and various relationships. Object oriented data models are generally based only on class hierarchies and inheritance, plus their ability to represent the behaviour of… CONTINUE READING