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Database and XML Technologies

4th International XML Database Symposium, XSym 2006, Seoul, Korea, September 10-11, 2006, Proceedings

Amer-Yahia, S., Bellahsène, Z., Hunt, E., Unland, R., Yu, J.X. (Eds.)

2006, IX, 123 p. Also available online.

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  • About this book

This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 4th International XML Database Symposium, XSym 2006, held in Seoul, Korea in September 2006 in conjunction with the International Conference on Very Large Data Bases, VLDB 2006.

The 8 revised full papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 32 submissions. Their focus is on building XML repositories and covers XML query processing, caching, indexing and navigation support, structural matching, temporal XML, and XML updates. The papers are organized in topical sections on query evaluation and temporal XML, XPath and twigs, and XML updates.

Content Level » Research

Keywords » XML - XML data - XML databases - XML processing - XML query processing - XML technologies - XML transformation - XML-relational queries - XPath - XQuery - XSLT - database design - database management systems - database technology - index structures

Related subjects » Business Information Systems - Communication Networks - Database Management & Information Retrieval - Software Engineering

Table of contents 

Query Evaluation and Temporal XML.- Kappa-Join: Efficient Execution of Existential Quantification in XML Query Languages.- Index vs. Navigation in XPath Evaluation.- Consistency of Temporal XML Documents.- XPath and Twigs.- A Logic-Based Approach to Cache Answerability for XPath Queries.- FLUX: Content and Structure Matching of XPath Queries with Range Predicates.- A Resource Efficient Hybrid Data Structure for Twig Queries.- XML Updates.- On the Expressive Power of XQuery-Based Update Languages.- Efficient Incremental Validation of XML Documents After Composite Updates.

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