A Web Service Architecture for Bidirectional XML Updating

  • Yasushi Hayashi
  • Dongxi Liu
  • Kento Emoto
  • Kazutaka Matsuda
  • Zhenjiang Hu
  • Masato Takeichi
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4505)


A Web service architecture is described for bidirectional XML updating. The updating mechanism exploits the power of bidirectional transformation so that users can update remote XML data by editing a view on the local machine that is generated by a transformation of the XML data. This architecture consists of three tiers: data viewer clients, a bidirectional transformation engine, and content servers accessible through the Internet. Due to the use of standard Web service technologies, the data viewer clients and content servers can be easily replaced with ones chosen by the user. Users can use this architecture to implement their own applications that exploit the power of bidirectional transformation without the burden of installing and maintaining a bidirectional language package.


Text Content Source Document Simple Object Access Protocol Content Server Forward Transformation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yasushi Hayashi
    • 1
  • Dongxi Liu
    • 1
  • Kento Emoto
    • 1
  • Kazutaka Matsuda
    • 1
  • Zhenjiang Hu
    • 1
  • Masato Takeichi
    • 1
  1. 1.Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, University of Tokyo 

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