Concise Guide to Databases: A Practical Introduction by Peter Lake,Paul Crowther

By Peter Lake,Paul Crowther

This easy-to-read textbook/reference offers a entire advent to databases, commencing with a concise heritage of databases and of knowledge as an organisational asset. As relational database administration platforms are not any longer the single database answer, the e-book takes a much wider view of database expertise, encompassing large facts, NoSQL, item and object-relational and in-memory databases. The textual content additionally examines the problems of scalability, availability, functionality and defense encountered whilst construction and operating a database within the actual world. 

Topics and contours: offers overview and dialogue questions on the finish of every bankruptcy, as well as skill-building, hands-on routines; introduces the elemental strategies and applied sciences in database platforms, putting those in an old context; describes the demanding situations confronted through database pros; studies using numerous database forms in enterprise environments; discusses components for additional learn inside this fast-moving domain.

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