XML based adaptation of the composite approach for database integration

@inproceedings{Ensink1999XMLBA,
  title={XML based adaptation of the composite approach for database integration},
  author={Brian Ensink and Kimberly Haveman and Mochan Shrestha and Todd Schavey},
  booktitle={ACM Southeast Regional Conference},
  year={1999}
}
In this paper, we introduce a new approach of database integration, through the use of the Extensible Markup Language (XML). We also demonstrate the applicability, through an experiment with an XML subset we call BSML (Bookstore Markup Language) that integrates heterogeneous bookstore databases. BSML addresses a valid problem associated with network-accessible databases, and demonstrates an XML-based solution to the problem. This approach is quick, affordable, and convenient that does not… CONTINUE READING