Storing and Querying XML Data in Object-Relational DBMSs

  title={Storing and Querying XML Data in Object-Relational DBMSs},
  author={Kanda Runapongsa and Jignesh M. Patel},
  booktitle={EDBT Workshops},
As the popularity of eXtensible Markup Language (XML) continues to increase at an astonishing pace, data management systems for storing and querying large repositories of XML data are urgently needed. In this paper, we investigate an Object-Relational DBMS (ORDBMS) for storing and querying XML data. We present an algorithm, called XORator, for mapping XML documents to tables in an ORDBMS. An important part of this mapping is assigning a fragment of an XML document to a new XML data type. We… CONTINUE READING