Design and Implementation of Flora, A Language for Object Algebra

@article{Florescu1995DesignAI,
  title={Design and Implementation of Flora, A Language for Object Algebra},
  author={Daniela Florescu and Jean-Robert Gruser and Michael Novak and Patrick Valduriez and Mikal Ziane},
  journal={Inf. Sci.},
  year={1995},
  volume={87},
  pages={1-27}
}
Abstract Flora is a language for implementing object-oriented databases. As such, it is not intended to be a user language, but rather, an intermediate language capable of supporting a variety of higher-level languages and applications. Flora provides a very general data model with complex values and complex objects, constructs for specifying data storage, and a functional-style action language that incorporates set processing operations and a user-defined function capability. Thus, Flora… CONTINUE READING