PADS: a domain-specific language for processing ad hoc data

  title={PADS: a domain-specific language for processing ad hoc data},
  author={Kathleen Fisher and Robert Gruber},
PADS is a declarative data description language that allows data analysts to describe both the physical layout of ad hoc data sources and semantic properties of that data. From such descriptions, the PADS compiler generates libraries and tools for manipulating the data, including parsing routines, statistical profiling tools, translation programs to produce well-behaved formats such as Xml or those required for loading relational databases, and tools for running XQueries over raw PADS data… CONTINUE READING
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