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Fundamentals of database systems

Author: Ramez Elmasri; Sham Navathe
Publisher: Redwood City, Calif. : Benjamin/Cummings Pub., ©1994.
Series: World student series
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats

Covers all data models, including relational, hierarchical, entity-relationship and object-oriented. New to this edition are updated coverage of SQL and object-oriented models and expanded coverage  Read more...


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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Elmasri, Ramez.
Fundamentals of database systems.
Redwood City, Calif. : Benjamin/Cummings Pub., ©1994
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ramez Elmasri; Sham Navathe
ISBN: 0805317481 9780805317480 0805317538 9780805317534
OCLC Number: 28963819
Description: xxii, 873 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: pt. I. Basic Concepts. Ch. 1. Databases and Databases Users. Ch. 2. Database System Concepts and Architecture. Ch. 3. Data Modeling Using the Entity-Relationship Approach. Ch. 4. Record Storage and Primary File Organizations. Ch. 5. Index Structures for Files --
pt. II. Relational Model, Languages, and Systems. Ch. 6. The Relational Data Model and Relational Algebra. Ch. 7. SQL --
A Relational Database Language. Ch. 8. The Relational Calculus, QUEL, and QBE. Ch. 9. A Relational Database Management System --
DB2 --
pt. III. Conventional Data Models and Systems. Ch. 10. The Network Data Model and the IDMS System. Ch. 11. The Hierarchical Data Model and the IMS System --
pt. IV. Database Design. Ch. 12. Functional Dependencies and Normalization for Relational Databases. Ch. 13. Relational Database Design Algorithms and Further Dependencies. Ch. 14. Overview of the Database Design Process --
pt. V. System Implementation Techniques. Ch. 15. The System Catalog. Ch. 16. Query Processing and Optimization. Ch. 17. Transaction Processing Concepts. Ch. 18. Concurrency Control Techniques. Ch. 19. Recovery Techniques. Ch. 20. Database Security and Authorization --
pt. VI. Advanced Data Models and Emerging Trends. Ch. 21. Advanced Data Modeling Concepts. Ch. 22. Object-Oriented Databases. Ch. 23. Distributed Databases and Client-Server Architecture. Ch. 24. Deductive Databases. Ch. 25. Emerging Database Technologies and Applications --
Appendix A Alternative Diagrammatic Notations --
Appendix B Parameters of Disks --
Appendix C Comparison of Data Models and Systems.
Series Title: World student series
Responsibility: Ramez Elmasri, Shamkant B. Navathe.


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