Database Management Systems: A Handbook for Managers and Their Advisors

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Every operating manager has to deal with the problems and the opportunities afforded to them in controlling and managing data and data systems. Since management systems are absolutely essential for a successful enterprise, this book is designed to the aid the professional in the selection, implementation, and management of a database system. Learn how to make your system function at its optimal level and accomplish what it is designed to do! With coverage of web and traditional database management systems, applications, programming, and much more, this guide is an essential for any professional looking for the optimum performance from your company's databases.

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Dr. Jae K. Shim is Professor of Finance and Accounting at California State University, Long Beach, and President of Delta Consulting Company, a financial consulting and training firm. Shim received is M.B.A. and Ph.D. from the University of California at Berkeley. He has been a consultant to commercial and nonprofit organizations for over 30 years. Dr. Shim has published numerous articles and over 50 college and professional books to his credit. Jae resides in Los Alamitos, CA.


1. Introduction. 2. DBMS Tools and Techniques 3. Database Architecture. 4. Database Design. 5. The Relational Model. 6. Networks and Distributed Databases. 7. Data Warehousing. 8. Data Mining. 9. Querying Databases. 10. Multimedia Databases. 11. The Web and Database Systems. 12. Database Security. 13. Other DBMS Topics. Glossary. Index.

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Jae K. Shim, Joel G. Siegel
Published by South-Western Educational Pub (2002)
ISBN 10: 0538726946 ISBN 13: 9780538726948
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