Lecture9 - According to the standard, transient objects are...

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Using search engines and other sources, investigate the availability of distributed object database management systems and briefly describe the extent to which they are compliant with the ODMG standard. Share any useful links that you find with the class. This question is like finding a needle in a haystack! ODMG 93 is an another standard for binding the object databases with the object-oriented languages.
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Unformatted text preview: According to the standard, transient objects are handled by the runtime system (Java, C++, or Smalltalk), and they die as the program terminates. Persistent objects are handled by the database, and they are transparent to the applications. With this standard, a programmer doesnt need to map the language objects to the data model manually. http://www.dbmsmag.com/9707d131.html...
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This note was uploaded on 12/23/2009 for the course DBST 663 taught by Professor Tba during the Spring '09 term at MD University College.

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