by Neeraj Sharma, at al.
Publisher: IBM Corporation 2010
Number of pages: 282
Data is one of the most valuable assets a company has. Relational and hierarchical databases have been used in the industry for decades. This book teaches you the fundamentals of databases, including relational database theory, logical and physical database design, and the SQL language. Advanced topics include using functions, stored procedures and XML.
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This is a book on database management based on an earlier book by the same authors. It can be seen as an abstract blueprint for the design of a DBMS and the language interface to such a DBMS. It serves as a basis for a model of type inheritance.
by Graham Williams - Togaware Pty Ltd
Data mining is about building models from data. We build models to gain insights into the world and how the world works. A data miner, in building models, deploys many different data analysis and model building techniques.
Data mining comprises techniques and algorithms, for determining interesting patterns from large datasets. There are currently hundreds algorithms that perform tasks such as frequent pattern mining, clustering, and classification, among others.
by Osmar R. Zaiane - Simon Fraser University
An introduction to data models, database systems, the structure and use of relational database systems and relational languages, indexing and storage management, query processing in relational databases, and the theory of relational database design.