Metadata management system: design and implementation

Shien‐Chiang Yu, Kun‐Yung Lu, Ruey‐Shun Chen
2003 Electronic library  
Commonly, an organizational information system may have various data types and directory formats. It usually employs different metadata formats to represent the documents. Although the metadata system can cover the different formats of documents, there still exist the integration problems in various metadata systems. This may lower the performance of data processing and impede information sharing. Research focuses on the model of using multi-XML schema to construct an XML system framework.
more » ... tem framework. Through a complete hierarchical tree structure definition of inner elements, the proposed model can settle the weakness of traditional object-oriented languages in information sharing; it can also eliminate the constraints of storage and management among heterogeneous metadata while processing different metadata information.
doi:10.1108/02640470310470525 fatcat:7xfvoupagndcdea5nx22oeakgq