Publisher: Springer; Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2004 edition (October 4, 2013)
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Many demanding difficulties in details platforms engineering contain the manipulation of complicated metadata artifacts or types, corresponding to database schema, interface requirements, or item diagrams, and mappings among types. purposes fixing metadata manipulation difficulties are advanced and difficult to construct. The target of wide-spread version administration is to minimize the quantity of programming had to remedy such difficulties via delivering a database infrastructure within which a suite of high-level algebraic operators are utilized to types and mappings as an entire instead of to their person construction blocks. This ebook offers a scientific examine of the innovations and algorithms for everyday version administration. the 1st prototype of a regular version administration procedure is defined, the algebraic operators are brought and analyzed, and novel algorithms for imposing them are constructed. utilizing the prototype method and the operators provided, strategies are built for a number of essentially suitable difficulties, corresponding to swap propagation and reintegration.