This comprehensive book, now in its Fifth Edition, continues to discuss the principles and concept of Database Management System (DBMS). It introduces the students to the different kinds of database management systems and explains in detail the implementation of DBMS. The book provides practical examples and case studies for better understanding of concepts and also incorporates the experiments to be performed in the DBMS lab. A competitive pedagogy includes Summary, MCQs, Conceptual Short Questions (with answers) and Exercise Questions.
This book is designed for B.E./B.Tech. students of Computer Science, Information Technology and Computer Science and Engineering. Besides, it will also be useful to the students of ECE, EEE, BCA and MCA.
• Introduction to DBMS • Relational Model, Languages and Systems • SQL • Normalization • Oracle 8 Architecture • Transaction Management • Concurrency Control Techniques • Recovery and Atomicity • Buffer Management • OODBMS — Object - Oriented DBMS • Parallel Databases • Web Databases • Advanced Topics in DBMS • Case Study — Data warehousing and Data Mining