Date: January 3, 2006 5:52:36 AM PST
Cc: Eversole.Susan@epamail.epa.gov, Schwab.Wally@epamail.epa.gov, firstname.lastname@example.org
Title:Accelerated acceleration for the XMLFile implementation of
EIMS (http://epa.gov/eims) is a web-accessible EPA catalog of projects
and products. We provide access to our records via OAI-PMH2. mostly to
the National Science Digitatl Library (NSDL).
We needed a pre-tested implementation of the protocol, and chose Hussein
Suleman's XMLFile (
While exploring the implementation, we found that large numbers (tens of
thousands) of records could only be published very slowly. We quickly
show how to accelerate this implementation ~20 times in our environment,
with some real-world trade-offs.
CSC contractor to EPA to4047 eims/nsdi support
(919) 380 4540