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Due to the great increase of data in XML format, companies increasingly have to face the issue of how to manage this data efficiently. To do this it is important to take advantage of XML's potential, and to integrate with applications that access data stored in relational database management systems (RDBMS). Currently, there are no available tools that can be used to analyze whether XML data is best stored in conventional RDBMSs or in native XML database systems, in particular applications involving legacy or new systems. The most appropriate solution will depend on the process type (read only or read-write), the XML document's structure (single or multiple hierarchies, or dynamic structure changes), data volume, and the application priorities (fast queries, concurrent updates), for example. In this article we present, in a graphical form, the response times for som... (more)