|Oracle® interMedia Annotator User's Guide
Part No. A96120-01
Oracle interMedia Annotator is a Java API that extracts metadata from audio, image, and video sources of certain formats and inserts the metadata, along with the media source file, into an Oracle database.
This guide is intended for anyone who is interested in extracting metadata from a multimedia file and storing both the metadata and the multimedia file in an Oracle database. Users who want to integrate the Annotator engine with their applications should be familiar with Java and JDBC. Users who want to write their own PL/SQL Upload Templates should be familiar with PL/SQL. Users who want to write their own annotation types or parsers should be familiar with Java and XML.
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This guide contains 8 chapters and 5 appendixes:
|Chapter 1||Introduces Oracle interMedia Annotator.|
|Chapter 2||Describes how to set up your environment and the basic steps needed to use Oracle interMedia Annotator.|
|Chapter 3||Contains a full-length example of a Java application using the Annotator engine.|
|Chapter 4||Contains reference information on the Java API associated with the Annotator engine.|
|Chapter 5||Contains instructions for writing a PL/SQL Upload Template to upload your annotation to an Oracle database.|
|Chapter 6||Contains a full-length example of a custom parser.|
|Chapter 7||Contains reference information on the Java API associated with writing custom parsers.|
|Chapter 8||Contains information on creating your own annotation types.|
|Appendix A||Contains information on using Oracle Text to query stored annotations.|
|Appendix B||Contains reference information on supported formats.|
|Appendix C||Contains reference information on annotation attributes.|
|Appendix D||Contains information about deprecated and obsolete features.|
|Appendix E||Contains answers to frequently asked questions.|
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