Database and XML Technologies: Second International XML Database Symposium, XSym 2004, Toronto, Canada, August 29-30, 2004, Proceedings / Edition 1

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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the Second International XML Database Symposium, XSym 2004, held in Toronto, Canada in August 2004 in association with VLDB 2004.

The 15 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from around 60 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on Xquery processing, searching, ranking, and mapping XML documents; XML constraints checking and correcting; XML processing; and clustering, indexing, and statistics.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9783540229698
  • Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg
  • Publication date: 10/5/2004
  • Series: Lecture Notes in Computer Science Series, #3186
  • Edition description: 2004
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 234
  • Product dimensions: 9.21 (w) x 6.14 (h) x 0.53 (d)

Table of Contents

Keynote Speech.- Building an Extensible XQuery Engine: Experiences with Galax (Extended Abstract).- XQuery Processing.- A Light but Formal Introduction to XQuery.- XML Query Processing Using a Schema-Based Numbering Scheme.- Implementing Memoization in a Streaming XQuery Processor.- Searching, Ranking, and Mapping XML Documents.- XQuery Processing with Relevance Ranking.- Information Preservation in XML-to-Relational Mappings.- A Signature-Based Approach for Efficient Relationship Search on XML Data Collections.- XML Constraints Checking and Correcting.- Correctors for XML Data.- Incremental Constraint Checking for XML Documents.- EReX: A Conceptual Model for XML.- XML Processing.- A Runtime System for XML Transformations in Java.- Teaching Relational Optimizers About XML Processing.- Adjustable Transaction Isolation in XML Database Management Systems.- Clustering, Indexing, Statistics.- Fractional XSketch Synopses for XML Databases.- Flexible Workload-Aware Clustering of XML Documents.- XIST: An XML Index Selection Tool.

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