[sc34wg3] Topic Maps -- Reference Model

Jan Algermissen sc34wg3@isotopicmaps.org
Sat, 11 Jun 2005 19:12:32 +0200

On Jun 9, 2005, at 1:52 AM, Patrick Durusau wrote:

> The TMRM seeks to provide a non-data model specific formalism that  
> can be used to disclose different ways of indicating subjects.

Hmm... "Binding primary keys to the outer world"...in a sense.

(e.g. disclose the meaning of that SSN column in your relatinal schema)

BTW: 'data model' in what sense?

as in

'the relational model'
'the OO model'
'the DOM'



Jan Algermissen, Consultant & Programmer                              
Tugboat Consulting, 'Applying Web technology to enterprise IT'