Concepts of Database Management, 8th Edition Front Cover

Concepts of Database Management, 8th Edition

  • Length: 432 pages
  • Edition: 8
  • Publisher:
  • Publication Date: 2014-09-08
  • ISBN-10: 1285427106
  • ISBN-13: 9781285427102
  • Sales Rank: #241071 (See Top 100 Books)

Delivering concise, cutting-edge coverage, CONCEPTS OF DATABASE MANAGEMENT, 8e uses real-world cases, examples, and illustrations to give students a thorough understanding of such critical issues as database design, data integrity, concurrent updates, data security, and more. Completely updated to Microsoft Access 2013 standards, the text presents SQL in a database-neutral environment and covers all major topics, including E-R diagrams, normalization, and database design. It provides detailed coverage of the relational model (including QBE and SQL), normalization and views, database administration and management, and more. Advanced topics covered include distributed databases, data warehouses, stored procedures, triggers, data macros, and Web Apps. Ideal for an introductory database course in an information systems, business, or CIS program, CONCEPTS OF DATABASE MANAGEMENT, 8e can be used in varying disciplines by instructors who want database coverage without using a trade book or a large academic book.

Table of Contents

Ch 1: Introduction to Database Management
Ch 2: The Relational Model 1: Introduction, QBE, and Relational Algebra
Ch 3: The Relational Model 2: SQL
Ch 4: The Relational Model 3: Advanced Topics
Ch 5: Database Design 1: Normalization
Ch 6: Database Design 2: Design Method
Ch 7: DBMS Functions
Ch 8: Database Administration
Ch 9: Database Management Approaches
Appendix A: Comprehensive Design Example: Marvel College
Appendix B: SQL Reference
Appendix C: “How Do I” Reference
Appendix D: Answers to Odd-Numbered Review Questions
Appendix E: Using Access to Create a Web App
Appendix F: A Systems Analysis Approach to Information-Level Requirements

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