Patent Number: 8,719,268

Title: Utilizing metadata generated during XML creation to enable parallel XML processing

Abstract: A method, computer program product, and system for enabling parallel processing of an XML document without pre-parsing, utilizing metadata associated with the XML document and created at the same time as the XML document. The metadata is used to generate partitions of the XML document at the time of parallel processing, without requiring system-intensive pre-parsing.

Inventors: Agarwal; Manoj K. (Noida, IN), Bhide; Manish A. (New Delhi, IN), Mittapalli; Srinivas K. (Secunderabad, IN), Padmanabhan; Sriram K. (San Jose, CA), Venkatachaliah; Girish (San Jose, CA)

Assignee: International Business Machines Corporation

International Classification: G06F 17/30 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/06/12018