BOLTS: A Retrieval Language for Tree-Structured Data Base Systems

  • W. T. Hardgrave


Bolts is A low-level retrieval language for tree-structured data base systems. Bolts consists of several functions that provide the capability to extract nodal information in the form of sets. Those sets of nodes can then be manipulated using the BOLTS counterparts of set union, intersection, and complement. This design overcomes the problems that are inherent in the traditional approach to retrieval using Boolean operations.


Terminal Node Data Management System Tree Intersection File Organization Data Base Management 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • W. T. Hardgrave
    • 1
  1. 1.The University of TennesseeKnoxvilleUSA

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