Acquisitions Editor:Renée DaviesDevelopment Editor:Kristin RothSenior Managing Editor:Amanda AppicelloManaging Editor:Jennifer NeidigCopy Editor:Shanelle RamelbTypesetter:Cindy ConsoneryCover Design:Lisa Tosheff Printed at:Yurchak Printing Inc.Published in the United States of America byIRM Press (an imprint of Idea Group Inc.)701 E. Chocolate Avenue, Suite 200Hershey PA 17033-1240Tel: 717-533-8845Fax: 717-533-8661E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.orgWeb site: http://www.irm-press.comand in the United Kingdom byIRM Press (an imprint of Idea Group Inc.)3 Henrietta StreetCovent GardenLondon WC2E 8LUTel: 44 20 7240 0856Fax: 44 20 7379 3313Web site: http://www.eurospan.co.uk Copyright © 2006 by Idea Group Inc. All rights reserved. No part of this book may be reproduced,stored or distributed in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopying,without written permission from the publisher.Product or company names used in this book are for identification purposes only. Inclusion of thenames of the products or companies does not indicate a claim of ownership by IGI of the trademark or registered trademark.Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication DataObject-oriented Oracle / Wenny Rahayu, David Taniar and Eric Pardede, editors.p. cm.Summary: " The book covers comprehensive and fundamental aspects of the implementation of object-oriented modeling in a DBMS that was originated as a pure Relational Database, Oracle"--Provided by publisher.Includes bibliographical references and index.ISBN 1-59140-810-5 (hardcover : alk. paper) -- ISBN 1-59140-607-2 (softcover : alk. paper) -- ISBN1-59140-608-0 (ebook : alk. paper)1. Oracle (Computer file) 2. Object-oriented methods (Computer science) I. Rahayu, Wenny, 1968-II. Taniar, David. III. Pardede, Eric, 1975-QA76.9.D26O23 2005005.1'1--dc222005005340British Cataloguing in Publication DataA Cataloguing in Publication record for this book is available from the British Library.All work contributed to this book is new, previously-unpublished material. The views expressed in thisbook are those of the authors, but not necessarily of the publisher.