Modern Database Management, 12th edition

  • Jeffrey A. Hoffer
  • Ramesh Venkataraman
  • Heikki Topi

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Provide the latest information in database development

Focusing on what leading database practitioners say are the most important aspects to database development, Modern Database Management presents sound pedagogy, and topics that are critical for the practical success of database professionals. The Twelfth Edition further facilitates learning with illustrations that clarify important concepts and new media resources that make some of the more challenging material more engaging. Also included are general updates and expanded material in the areas undergoing rapid change due to improved managerial practices, database design tools and methodologies, and database technology.  

Table of contents

I. The Context of Database Management  

1. The Database Environment and Development Process  

II. Database Analysis  

2. Modeling Data in the Organization  

3. The Enhanced E-R Model  

III. Database Design  

4. Logical Database Design and the Relational Model  

5. Physical Database Design and Performance  

IV. Implementation  

6. Introduction to SQL  

7. Advanced SQL  

8. Database Application Development  

9. Data Warehousing  

V. Advanced Database Topics  

10. Data Quality and Integration  

11. Big Data and Analytics  

12. Data and Database Administration

Glossary of Acronyms

Glossary of Terms


Online Chapters

13. Distributed Databases

14. Object-Oriented Data Modeling


Appendix A. Data Modeling Tools and Notation

Appendix B. Advanced Normal Forms

Appendix C. Data Structures

Published by Pearson (July 13th 2015) - Copyright © 2016