Concise Guide to Databases: A Practical Introduction (Undergraduate Topics in Computer Science)

Concise Guide to Databases: A Practical Introduction (Undergraduate Topics in Computer Science)


This easy-to-read textbook/reference provides a accomplished advent to databases, establishing with a concise background of databases and of information as an organisational asset. As relational database administration structures are not any longer the single database resolution, the publication takes a much wider view of database expertise, encompassing mammoth facts, NoSQL, item and object-relational and in-memory databases. The textual content additionally examines the problems of scalability, availability, functionality and protection encountered while development and working a database within the actual international. subject matters and lines: offers evaluation and dialogue questions on the finish of every bankruptcy, as well as skill-building, hands-on workouts; introduces the elemental suggestions and applied sciences in database structures, putting those in an old context; describes the demanding situations confronted via database execs; studies using various database kinds in company environments; discusses parts for extra examine inside this fast-moving area.

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