Where can I find more information on Long Term Persistence (LTP) API for JavaBeans?

Govind Seshadri

The Long Term Persistence for JavaBeans (LTP) is a an API which supports a general mechanism for serializing JavaBeans to and from XML. Some recent articles on this include:
Long Term Persistence for JavaBeans - gives a good introduction to the technology.
Update with Tool Vendors - describes a demo that was performed with several tool vendors to show the interoperability of this file format.
XML Schema - discusses the XML schema, including its DTD.