By Mark Levene BSc, PhD, George Loizou BA, PhD (auth.)
Database idea is now in a mature nation, and this ebook addresses very important extensions of the relational database version comparable to deductive, temporal and object-oriented databases. It presents an outline of database modelling with the Entity-Relationship (ER) version and the relational version supplying the pivot on which the cloth revolves. the most physique of the booklet makes a speciality of the first achievements of relational database idea, together with question languages, integrity constraints, database layout, comput capable queries and concurrency keep an eye on. crucial extensions of the relational version are lined in separate chapters. This booklet can be helpful to 3rd yr computing device technology undergraduates and postgraduates learning database concept, and also will be of curiosity to researchers and database practitioners who wish to be aware of extra in regards to the principles underlying relational dat abase administration platforms and the issues that confront database researchers.
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