SOURCE: DataDirect Technologies

November 30, 2007 09:00 ET

DataDirect Technologies Offers Consummate Advice on XQuery at XML 2007 Conference

Featured Speakers, Company Hosted Breakfast and Half-Day Tutorial Workshops Explore the Ins and Outs of XQuery

BEDFORD, MA--(Marketwire - November 30, 2007) -

What:   As featured speakers at XML 2007, the world's largest and
        longest-running conference devoted to XML and other open data and
        document technologies XML conference, executives from DataDirect
        Technologies' XML Group will share their vast expertise on the
        XML-oriented data integration language, XQuery with conference

        Tony Lavinio, principal software architect at DataDirect
        Technologies, will present, "Using XQuery and XSLT on Non-XML Data"
        which will discuss how to use a specialized URIResolver to allow
        standard XSLT and XQuery engines to process data that is in formats
        other than XML including EDI, CSV or XBase.  Dr. Carlo Innocenti,
        XML program manager at DataDirect Technologies will present a
        series of XQuery tutorials that will address topics including an
        introduction to the XML querying language; how to use XQuery with
        relational databases; the role of XQuery within service-oriented
        architectures (SOA); and how XQuery can help manage XML industry
        standards like ACORD for insurance and HL7 for healthcare.

        DataDirect Technologies will also play host to conference attendees
        during the "XML -- Success in the Victory Lane" breakfast event
        taking place Dec. 4.  There, attendees will learn the basics of
        XQuery, some easy-to-implement tricks and techniques, and how to
        put into practice lessons learned immediately.  Breakfast attendees
        will have the opportunity to compete against one another for prizes
        by answering basic and intermediate XML and XQuery trivia

When:   Using XQuery and XSLT on Non-XML Data
        Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2007
        12:45 p.m. ET

        XQuery Tutorials:  XQuery Racing - Behind the Wheel
        Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2007
        1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. ET

        For a complete listing of all DataDirect Technologies' events
        happening at XML 2007,

Where:  Marriott Copley Place
        110 Huntington Ave.
        Boston, Mass.
        DataDirect Technologies will be at booth #8

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