On Wed, 2008-01-23 at 10:58, Joe Wicentowski wrote:
> Have members here had much experience with eXist as a native XML
> database platform for TEI (P5) databases?
> I have heard that eXist has had issues with performance with large
> amounts of data and numbers of simultaneous users, but that recent
> versions have addressed those concerns. Is that true? Have you hit
> limits on what eXist can handle? In particular, are there limits to
> threading, the number/size of documents, engine performance? Do you
> think eXist is 'ready' for prime time use?
If you're still at the `feasibility study stage' then you might like to
consider Philologic as well (Perl/C). You may want to approach
Chicago with your questions about loading.
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