ISBN 9780070265110,Distributed Databases:Principles and Systems

Distributed Databases:Principles and Systems



Tata McGraw - Hill Education

Publication Year 2008

ISBN 9780070265110

ISBN-10 0070265119

Paper Back

Number of Pages 408 Pages
Language (English)


OVERVIEW Designed for graduate level course in distributed databases and database systems, this book provides an overall, coordinated presentation of fundamental principles and problems involving distributed databases. It is for readers who have a background in databases, but are not distributed database specialists.

Table of Contents:
Preface 1. Distributed Databases: An Overview 2. Review of Databases and Computer Networks Part 1- Principles of Distributed Databases 3. Level of Distribution Transparency 4. Distributed Database Design 5. Translation of Global Queries to Fragment Queries 6. Optimization of Access Strategies 7. The Management of Distributed Transactions 8. Concurrency Control 9. Reliability 10. Distributed Database Administration Part 2- Distributed Database Systems 11. Commercial Systems 12. SDD-1: A System for Distributed Databases 13. The R* Project 14. Other Homogeneous Distributed Database Systems 15. Heterogeneous Distributed Database Systems