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Entity Relation Finding Algorithm

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000014124D
Original Publication Date: 2001-Apr-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Jun-19

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

This invention discloses is a solution to express the relationship among entities simply and easily by using symbols. In response to input of data items of entities, the inventions method finds and checks the common items among tntities, and creates the relationship by symbols. The types of relationship are 1:1 , 1:m , m:1 ,and m:m . These are symbolized ,for example , as follows : , , and .