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Database elements in a dependecy hierarchy

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000022384D
Original Publication Date: 2004-Mar-12
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Mar-12

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

The article describes a way to score database elements in order to organize them in a hierarchy indicating which ones depends on the other. This hierarchy would be a guideline to database structure update making the user understand which elements are interested/implied by every other element update/drop.