A Semantic Approach to XML-based Data Integration

  • Patricia RodrÌguez-Gianolli
  • John Mylopoulos
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2224)


The paper describes a prototype tool, named DIXSE, which supports the integration of XML Document Type Definitions (DTDs) into a common conceptual schema. The mapping from each individual DTD into the common schema is used to automatically generate wrappers for XML documents, which conform to a given DTD. These wrappers are used to populate the common conceptual schema thereby achieving data integration for XML documents.


Data Integration Conceptual Schema Semantic Approach Entity Class Document Type Definition 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Patricia RodrÌguez-Gianolli
    • 1
  • John Mylopoulos
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of TorontoTorontoCanada

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