Survey of Mapping XML DTDs (Documents) to Relational Schemas
Extensible Markup Language (XML) is emerging as the data format of the web era. XML has the characteristics, such as the extensibility and self-description, which make it becomes a criterion of data exchanging between applications. In recent years, XML has become the standard format of data representation and exchange in the scientific research and business application. For taking advantage of the potential of XML, effective storage of XML-format data is a technology track that must be solved. This is creating a new set of data management requirements involving XML, such as the need to store and query XML documents.