ISBN 9780074622391,Introduction To Database Management Systems

Introduction To Database Management Systems



Tata McGraw - Hill Education

Publication Year 2001

ISBN 9780074622391

ISBN-10 0074622390


Number of Pages 488 Pages
Language (English)

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This book provides a through grounding in the design and implementation of database management systems. Key features Covers basic as well as advanced file organisation techniques with emphasis on low level record organisation, buffer caching, indexing and hashing techniques. Discusses in detail relational data model including semantic and object-oriented modeling, network or CODASYL data model along with brief presentation of hierarchical data model. Includes relational query languages like SQL, QUEL, and QBE as also the commercially available softwares such as ORACLE and INGRESS. Comprehensive coverage of important topics such as database security and integrity discussing access control techniques, private and public key cryptography and statistical inference. Highlight the importance of integration of logic and database for developing knowledge-based systems. Explores various aspects of distributed databases such as design, realization, query processing, concurrency control, and database recovery. Was this product information helpful? Yes No TABLE OF CONTENTS Chapter 1 Introduction Chapter 2 Basic File Systems Chapter 3 Additional File Organization techniques Chapter 4 Relational Data Model Chapter 5 Relational Database Design Chapter 6 Query Processing and Optimization Chapter 7 Semantic and Object-oriented Chapter 8 Data Models Chapter 9 Network and Hierarchical Database Systems Chapter 10 Security Chapter 11 Concurrency Control and Database Recovery Chapter 12 Distributed Databases Exercises Bibliography References