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Database Management Systems

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Database Management Systems provides comprehensive and up-to-date coverage of the fundamentals of database systems. Coherent explanations and practical examples have made this one of the leading texts in the field. The third edition continues in this tradition, enhancing it with more practical material. The new edition has been reorganized to allow more flexibility in the ...more
Hardcover, Third Edition, 1104 pages
Published August 14th 2002 by McGraw-Hill (first published August 21st 1997)
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sajith wahab
Mar 04, 2007 rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: all they want to learn about Database systems
from basic concepts about RDBMS, designing and implementations.
Brian
Jan 05, 2014 rated it it was amazing
I never thought I'd enjoy learned about databases so much, let alone from a 900-page book. My only criticism is that the acronyms and abbreviations Ramakrishnan uses often usually hurt more than they help. BCNF, FD, IC? Sure, whatever. But expecting me to decrypt "SNLRWH" into the schema "sailor_id, name, ..."--actually I can't remember what "LNRWH" were supposed to be. Nor can I find where it was originally defined. Definitely made it hard to read.
Dedy Mayor Sipayung
Apr 08, 2010 rated it really liked it
sangat lengkap dan detail
Susan
Jun 07, 2014 rated it liked it
Tough one for me. My professor in a graduate course made this optional as a supplement to class lecture. We didn't often connect the topics and he often used different techniques to teach logical operations concept. I did work through many of the exercises in Chapter 5 diligently to practice lots of SQL - database content on supporting website was very useful.
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i m thinking very luckly..
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Kirja
Mar 03, 2007 rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: Lectur
I learned about database concepts & how to write the SQL codes. This is the good book for design database.

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Rustam Aliyev
May 18, 2014 rated it really liked it
Shelves: computer-science
The book corresponds to a bible, essentials and depth of how old and cores of modern RDBMS are designed. Most suitable as a textbook with any relational databases related course.
Pawan
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A comprehensive guide to DBMS...
Nivas
Feb 17, 2010 rated it really liked it
Great book on databases. Read this in school. text book for DB management
Wawan Setiawan
A very standard textbook for classes in DBMS. A very typical one. But it's a very good book for people who wants to know about database in general with some details in it, of course.
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