Ivannikov Institute for System Programming of the RAS

Sedna: A Native XML DBMS.


Fomichev A., Grinev M., Kuznetsov S.


Sedna is an XML database system being developed by the MODIS team at the Institute for System Programming of the Russian Academy of Sciences. Sedna implements XQuery and its data model exploiting techniques developed specially for this language. This paper describes the main choices made in the design of Sedna, sketches its most advanced techniques, and presents its overall architecture. In this paper we primarily focus on physical aspects of the Sedna implementation.

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In Proc. of SOFSEM 2006, pp. 272-281.

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Information Systems

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