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Overview

Database Systems: Design, Implementation, and Management, Fifth Edition is the only book that takes students step-by-step through the entire process of database development and creation. This text provides the most comprehensive, detailed, and clear coverage of database basics, with ample exercises and problems at the end of each chapter to encourage hands-on learning. After completing this text, users will gain the marketable skills and technical background necessary to compete in tomorrow's competitive database administration marketplace.
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Revised edition of a textbook that provides a comprehensive introduction to database management systems. Part 1 contains six chapters on database design concepts. Part 2 presents a detailed, real-world design case, in which the concepts of Part 1 are put to work. Part 3 covers database administration, transaction management, distributed databases, object orientation and the extended relational database, and client/server computing. Finally, Part 4 looks back at older database models. Includes a detailed glossary. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781423902010
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • Publication date: 12/20/2007
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 8
  • Pages: 704
  • Sales rank: 981,154
  • Product dimensions: 0.20 (w) x 10.90 (h) x 1.40 (d)

Meet the Author

Peter Rob has 32 years experience teaching file systems, database systems design, database design, database applications development, and more. Peter's real-world experience includes two years as a Director of Operations at an aviation chart company, 20 years as a consultant for hands-on operations systems analysis/development and database systems design, and 15 years experience as a statistical quality control systems analysis and systems/applications developer.

Carlos Coronel is currently the Lab Director for the College of Business Computer Labs at Middle Tennessee State University. He has over 27 years of experience in various fields as a Database Administrator, Network Administrator, Web Manager, and Technology Specialist, and has taught courses in Web development, database design and development, and data communications at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

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Table of Contents

Part I: Database Concepts1 File Systems and Databases2 The Relational ModelPart II: Design Concepts3 Entity Relationship (E-R) Modeling4 Normalization of Database Tables5 Structured Query Language (SQL)Part III: Advanced Design and Implementation6 Database Design7 The University Lab: Conceptual Design8 The University Lab: Conceptual Design Verification, Logical Design, and ImplementationPart IV: Advanced Database Concepts9 Transaction Management and Concurrency Control10 Distributed Database Management SystemsPart V: New Developments11 Object-Oriented Databases12 Client/Server Systems13 The Data Warehouse14 Databases in Electronic Commerce15 Database Web DevelopmentPart VI: Database Administration16 Database Administration
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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 10, 2012

    Great for use with a Database class

    This book is a great resource if you are taking a MS SQL class. I used it a lot when doing my homework and studying for tests when the notes the professor had did not make sense to me. I definitely recommend.

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