XQuare Bridge expands existing relational database functionalities with advanced XML import/export capabilities. It supports flexible extraction and publishing of relational data into any target XML format, using the XQuery language Using a powerful mapping language, it can also perform efficient insertion of structured XML data into existing relational tables, while taking into account the database integrity constraints and transforming the implicit relations appearing in the XML document into explicit ones in the database. For both storage and extraction functions, XQuare Bridge relies on the XQuare implementation of W3C XML Schema.
XQuare Bridge currently supports the following databases:
* MySQL 3.23.X and 4.0.x
* Oracle 8i and 9i
* MS SQLServer 2000
* Sybase 11.9.2
Version 1.2.0: Extended version of the mapping language featuring better support for updates, new generators for autoincrement columns and trigger mechanisms. See user manual for details.