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XML Native Databases


XML native databases can improve access to and use of text-based XML encoded information by providing full-text indexing and native storage, and they can be even more powerful when used with other XML standards and tools such as XQuery and XForms.


White Paper

This white paper discusses how XML has changed the way data can be stored and accessed. The paper also covers he differences between XML Enabled and XML Native Databases; the advantages and disadvantages of XML Native Databases; and XML based standards.



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January 4, 2010