Communicating with XML by Airi Salminen, Frank Tompa (auth.)

By Airi Salminen, Frank Tompa (auth.)

This publication presents vast perception into the probabilities and demanding situations of XML in development new details administration ideas in networked firms. After a quick creation to net verbal exchange gains and XML basics, the e-book examines the advantages of adopting XML and illustrates a number of kinds of XML use: XML in record administration; XML for data-centric and multimedia parts; XML as a layout for metadata, together with metadata for the Semantic internet; and XML in help of knowledge interchange among software program functions and between corporations. The demanding situations of adopting XML in large-scale details administration also are mentioned. furthermore, functions throughout a large spectrum are tested and diverse case reports concerning the adoption of XML are provided. The ebook is very appropriate for classes provided in info stories, details platforms, or info expertise. It additionally serves as an outstanding useful consultant for pros in details administration and gives very important aid fabric for classes in desktop technological know-how and in Business.

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Therefore, from the point of view of an application, the last two alternatives are indistinguishable, whereas the others are all different. 4 31 Comments and Processing Instructions As well as elements, which are the core components of the logical structure, other components of the structure are declarations, comments, and processing instructions. 1 always starts an XML document. 1. Nevertheless it is advisable to use it in all XML documents. Among the other declarations, the most essential are the markup declarations, which are described in Sect.

An alternative type of an entity is an internal entity, a named piece of text contained within another entity and intended to be analyzed by an XML processor. The text piece is called the value of the entity. An internal entity is always a parsed entity. This kind of entity is used, for example, to avoid repetitive writing of long or otherwise complex pieces of text. For example, if we assign the name UJ to the string University of Jyväskylä we can include the longer text value in a document by referring to UJ.

When reusing elements and attributes defined in previous environments, it is important that the XML processor can identify the context for each name and that document developers avoid name collisions. For example, element types named Title have been introduced in many different environments for different purposes. In one context the Title elements may be used for publication titles consisting of characters only, in another the Title elements may be used for property titles and contain child elements, and in a third Title elements may be used for titles of persons.

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