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AS/400 Architecture and Application: The Database Machine

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Discover how the AS/400 provides unbelievable savings in new business application startup, maintenance time and programming costs. Describes how AS/400's integrated database design makes data access fast and easy for everyone.
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Overview

Discover how the AS/400 provides unbelievable savings in new business application startup, maintenance time and programming costs. Describes how AS/400's integrated database design makes data access fast and easy for everyone.
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Describes IBM's innovative AS/400 computer, developed in the late 1980s--why it is tailor-made for database applications, how it can be used by companies considering downsizing or distributed computing, and some of the thousands of third-party products made for it. No bibliography. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780894354342
  • Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 1/1/1993
  • Pages: 300

Meet the Author

In over 28 years, Jill T. Lawrence has held various systems engineering and product line manager positions with IBM and was a professor in Atlanta University's MBA Program. She is now an independent consultant and writer.
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Table of Contents

Preface
Pt. 1 The AS/400 Design Overview 1
Ch. 1 The Data Machine 11
Ch. 2 Objects and Libraries 19
Ch. 3 The Data Management Structure 31
Ch. 4 The Data Manager 39
Ch. 5 Job Flow 49
Ch. 6 Using the Database Manager 55
Ch. 7 Creating Data Files 73
Ch. 8 Security 99
Ch. 9 Performance 115
Pt. 2 Add-On Interfaces, Natural and Unnatural 125
Ch. 10 Interactive User Tools: Overview and the HELP Function 133
Ch. 11 Source Entry Utility (SEU) 141
Ch. 12 Interactive Data Definition Utility (IDDU) 147
Ch. 13 Data File Utility (DFU) 157
Ch. 14 Screen Design Aid (SDA) 163
Ch. 15 Query 177
Ch. 16 Business Graphics Utility (BGU) 191
Ch. 17 SQL 195
Ch. 18 The Graphics Data Display Manager (GDDM) 213
Pt. 3 High Level Languages 241
Ch. 19 AS/400 and the Older High Level Languages 243
App. A: System Object Types 251
App. B: System Bind Times 257
App. C: Explicit System Limits 263
App. D: Data-View and Display Screen Editing by the System 265
App. E: Data File Security Options 271
App. F: The System Values Table 275
App. G: Communications Protocols and Function Alphabet Soup 279
App. H: Simple Set Theory Review 285
Index 297
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