Readings in Database Systems
by J. M. Hellerstein, M. Stonebraker
Publisher: UC Berkeley 1999
Lessons from database research have been applied in academic fields ranging from bioinformatics to next-generation Internet architecture and in industrial uses including Web-based e-commerce and search engines. This text provides both students and professionals with a grounding in database research and a technical context for understanding recent innovations in the field.
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