Fundamentals of Database Systems / Edition 3

Fundamentals of Database Systems / Edition 3

by Ramez A. Elmasri, Shamkant B. Navathe, Shankrant B. Navathe
     
 

ISBN-10: 0805317554

ISBN-13: 9780805317558

Pub. Date: 08/04/1999

Publisher: Addison-Wesley

Fundamentals of Database Systems combines clear explanations of theory and design, broad coverage of models and real systems, and excellent examples with up-to-date introductions to modern database technologies. This edition is completely revised and updated, and reflects the latest trends in technological and application development. Professors Elmasri and…  See more details below

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Fundamentals of Database Systems combines clear explanations of theory and design, broad coverage of models and real systems, and excellent examples with up-to-date introductions to modern database technologies. This edition is completely revised and updated, and reflects the latest trends in technological and application development. Professors Elmasri and Navathe focus on the relational model and include coverage of recent object-oriented developments. They also address advanced modeling and system enhancements in the areas of active databases, temporal and spatial databases, and multimedia information systems. This edition also surveys the latest application areas of data warehousing, data mining, web databases, digital libraries, GIS, and genome databases.

New to the Third Edition

  • Reorganized material on data modeling to clearly separate entity relationship modeling, extended entity relationship modeling, and object-oriented modeling
  • Expanded coverage of the object-oriented and object/relational approach to data management, including ODMG and SQL3
  • Uses examples from real database systems including OracleTM and Microsoft AccessAE
  • Includes discussion of decision support applications of data warehousing and data mining, as well as emerging technologies of web databases, multimedia, and mobile databases
  • Covers advanced modeling in the areas of active, temporal, and spatial databases
  • Provides coverage of issues of physical database tuning
  • Discusses current database application areas of GIS, genome, and digital libraries

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780805317558
Publisher:
Addison-Wesley
Publication date:
08/04/1999
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1009
Product dimensions:
7.77(w) x 9.56(h) x 1.68(d)

Table of Contents

Pt. 1Basic Concepts
Ch. 1Databases and Database Users2
Ch. 2Database System Concepts and Architecture23
Ch. 3Data Modeling Using the Entity-Relationship Model41
Ch. 4Enhanced Entity-Relationship and Object Modeling73
Ch. 5Record Storage and Primary File Organizations113
Ch. 6Index Structures for Files155
Pt. 2Relational Model, Languages, and Systems193
Ch. 7The Relational Data Model, Relational Constraints, and the Relational Algebra195
Ch. 8SQL - The Relational Database Standard243
Ch. 9ER- and EER-to-Relational Mapping, and Other Relational Languages289
Ch. 10Examples of Relational Database Management Systems: Oracle and Microsoft Access323
Pt. 3Object-Oriented and Extended Relational Database Technology357
Ch. 11Concepts for Object-Oriented Databases359
Ch. 12Object Database Standards, Languages, and Design385
Ch. 13Object Relational and Extended Relational Database Systems435
Pt. 4Database Design Theory and Methodology463
Ch. 14Functional Dependencies and Normalization for Relational Databases465
Ch. 15Relational Database Design Algorithms and Further Dependencies501
Ch. 16Practical Database Design and Tuning527
Pt. 5System Implementation Techniques568
Ch. 17Database System Architectures and the System Catalog569
Ch. 18Query Processing and Optimization585
Ch. 19Transaction Processing Concepts629
Ch. 20Concurrency Control Techniques661
Ch. 21Database Recovery Techniques689
Ch. 22Database Security and Authorization715
Pt. 6Advanced Database Concepts & Emerging Application731
Ch. 23Enhanced Data Models for Advanced Applications733
Ch. 24Distributed Databases and Client-Server Architecture765
Ch. 25Deductive Databases801
Ch. 26Data Warehousing and Data Mining841
Ch. 27Emerging Database Technologies and Applications873
App. AAlternative Diagrammatic Notations909
App. BParameters of Disks913
App. CAn Overview of the Network Data Model917
App. DAn Overview of the Hierarchical Data Model941
Selected Bibliography
Index

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