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Database Management Systems

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ISBN-10: 0072465638

ISBN-13: 9780072465631

Edition: 3rd 2003 (Revised)

Authors: Raghu Ramakrishnan, Johannes Gehrke

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Designed for an introductory database course, this text emphasises conceptual and physical database design and tuning. It also covers advanced topics that may be useful for further study.
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Book details

List price: $284.67
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
Publication date: 8/14/2002
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 1104
Size: 7.50" wide x 9.10" long x 1.70" tall
Weight: 4.158
Language: English

Overview of Database Systems
Introduction to Database Design
The Relational Model
Relational Algebra and Calculus
SQL: Queries, Constraints, Triggers
Application Development
Database Application Development
Internet Applications
Storage and Indexing
Overview of Storage and Indexing
Storing Data: Disks and Files
Tree-Structured Indexing
Hash-Based Indexing
Query Evaluation
Overview of Query Evaluation
External Sorting
Evaluating Relational Operators
A Typical Relational Query Optimizer
Transaction Management
Overview of Transaction Management
Concurrency Control
Crash Recovery
Database Design and Tuning
Schema Refinement and Normal Forms
Physical Database Design and Tuning
Security and Authorization
Additional Topics
Parallel and Distributed Databases
Object-Database Systems
Deductive Databases
Data Warehousing and Decision Support
Data Mining
Information Retrieval and XML Data
Spatial Data Management
Further Reading
The Minibase Software