Title: XLARGE: an efficient XML Compressor for simple, large and repetitive document
Year of Publication: 2015
Publisher: International Journal of Computer Systems (IJCS)
ISSN: 2394-1065
Series: Volume 2, Number 11
Authors: Debashish Roy


Debashish Roy, “XLARGE: an efficient XML Compressor for simple, large and repetitive document ", International Journal of Computer Systems (IJCS), 2(11), pp: 464-468, November 2015. BibTeX

	author = { Debashish Roy },
	title = {Article: XLARGE: an efficient XML Compressor for simple, large and repetitive document },
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Systems (IJCS)},
	year = {2015},
	volume = {2},
	number = {11},
	pages = {464-468},
	month = {November}


In Last few years XML has became standard of data interchange in most of the applications over the web. Most of the Enterprise level application, Middleware software adopted XML as their standard medium for data interchange. So in these days of Internet and web technology popularity of XML is huge. The power of XML lies in its self describing abilities. This same ability makes XML verbose thus introducing significant amount of redundancy that adds no particular value. Increased size of XML documents create burden on application and network bandwidth. So there is a clear requirement for good and effective data compression algorithm for XML. Traditional ZIP utility like GZIP compressed the XML data in a non readable format means we can't query those data until it's decompressed. So in this paper I had developed an efficient XML compression utility named as XLARGE. XLARGE has shown a significant amount of improvement in compression ratio over GZip.


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XML, Data Compression, Web Technology. .