IBM Flexes XML Muscle

January 3, 2005

[From eWeek]

In an effort to give customers more focused control over internal and non-IBM external enterprise data stores, IBM is planning to add native XML support to its relational DB2 Universal Database wrapped around new indexing capabilities.

An expanded beta test for the enhanced DB2 technology, which is currently available in alpha format for a few select IBM customers, is planned for the first half of this year. No official timetable has been set for general release of the new technology...

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