There has been a rapid growth and development in the field of relational database management systems. This book provides an in-depth analysis of advanced database areas as well as the basics of database management systems. It explores the different SQL concepts, starting from the very basic DDL and DML statements to constraints and views. The theme of this book is the potential of various database management systems. The book combines advanced techniques with practical advice and many new ideas, methods, and examples for database management students, system specialists, and programmers. It provides a wealth of technical information on database methods and an encyclopedic coverage of advanced techniques. This book is a valuable source of information for academics, practitioners, and post and under graduate students with a good overview of the basic notions, methods, and techniques as well as important issues and trends across the broad spectrum of data management.
Key features of the book :
- Provides simple, clear, and concise language, which makes the book an easy and enjoyable read
- Follows a code-centric approach and provides code snippets wherever applicable
- Provides well-structured text and illustrative block diagrams and figures wherever required
- Includes chapter objectives and advance organizer at the beginning of each chapter to describe what the reader would learn in the chapter
- Includes a comprehensive and detailed coverage of each topic to meet the requirements of the target audience, including postgraduates, undergraduates, and professionals
- Provides various scenario-based questions as labs with solutions
Rini Chakrabarti is an IT engineer, currently working in the consultancy department of a software company. She obtained the B.Tech degree in Computer Science & Engineering from University of Calcutta, India and ranked 5th in the whole university in the year 2009. Prior to that, she did Bachelor of Science in Physics (Hons), and ranked 10th in the entire University. Her areas of interest include recent trends and developments in the fields of database management systems, .NET architecture and programming in ASP.NET, ADO.NET, C# and VB.NET. She also keeps track of the recent developments in the field of wireless and sensor networking.
Shilbhadra Dasgupta is a software engineer by profession. He is a first class Honours Graduate in Physics from University of Calcutta. He did his post-graduation from University of Calcutta in Computer Science & Engineering in 2009. His areas of research and interest include basic networking, database management systems, data warehousing, network simulations, multiplexing, de-multiplexing, advancement in the fields of mobile ad-hoc network (MANET), wireless and sensor networks, cellular network, 3G, 4G, security in ad-hoc Networks and QoS in mobile networks. He is also co-authoring a book, “Mobile Ad-hoc Network & Wireless Communications” along with Dr. Nabendu Chaki, Head of the Department of Computer Science & Engineering, University of Calcutta and Mr. S. Banerjee, software engineer, IXIA Technologies.
Subhash K. Shinde is a Professor at Lokmanya Tilak College of Engineering, Navi Mumbai. He received B. E. (Computer Engineering) in 1999 and M. E. (Information Technology) in 2004 from university of Mumbai, India. He completed his Ph.D. (Computer Engineering) in October -2012 from Swami Ramanand Teertha Marathwada University, India. Currently, he is working in the field of Programming; Web Mining; Frequent Pattern Discovery; and Integration of domain knowledge, such as ontologies in the mining process and benefits of patterns in web personalized recommendations for e-business. He has published more than 20 research papers in the international journals and conferences.
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