Building the DB2 Health Monitor Sample Application for PHP, Part 2, DB2 pureXML or DOM? You decide
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Date archived: January 11, 2017 | First published: January 03, 2008
DB2 9 pureXML™ technology allows businesses to improve data integrity and avoid legacy data lock-in. It enables application developers to utilize the best storage medium for the task and eliminate the middle-tier application logic previously required to take advantage of Web services. It enables DBAs to centralize logic at the database server, and to help to optimize performance. More importantly, pureXML technology helps to reduce the complexity of application development back to what it always has been by utilizing the database for what it does best: to describe, retrieve, and store data. This article uses the DB2 Health Monitor Sample Application as an example to show you how this is possible.
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