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Use of a Relational Database As an Index

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000065604D
Original Publication Date: 1985-Mar-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-19

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
McInroy, JW [+details]

Abstract

A relational database is used as an index for a library that is initially structured as a hierarchy, since such an index will also support the more general case, in which case the data itself is structured as a relational database.