xDB Product Details



Product Description

xDB is a high-performance and scalable native XML database optimized for storage and processing of large volumes of semi-structured content. xDB ideal for content-oriented applications such as publishing, dynamic websites, archiving, information mash-ups, regulatory filings, collaboration, and knowledge management. As a cloud ready database, xDB allows database structures to be easily modified to adapt to changing information requirements. It also supports complex data structures that are not easily modeled in relational rows and columns. xDB is a powerful platform for the most complex and demanding applications, with a powerful, extensible development and runtime tool set, complete support for the XQuery language, and rich full-text search capabilities.


Features and Benefits



Scalable architectureStore large volumes of XML content and efficiently handle large numbers of concurrent users.
High availabilityProtect your content form data loss and downtime with flexible high-availability and disaster-recovery options.
Automatic indexingSimplify administration with automatic indexing of XML content.
XQueryProvide powerful search with a complete implementation of the XQuery standard, including XQuery Full Text and XQuery Update Facility.
Embeddable databaseEnsure transparent integration with a pure Java-based architecture and very low resource requirements.
Comprehensive application developmentRapidly configure and deploy powerful content applications with an XML standards-based toolset and APIs.
Multiple platform supportDeploy on any Java platform.
Very large database supportPartition and compress data to easily manage large data volumes for uses such as application retirement and archiving.
Scalability and elasticityShared-nothing distributed architecture with dynamic scale-out.




Other Resources

xDB Release Notes
xDB User Manual
xDB Administration Guide
Software download page