Database Design and Implementation

4.33 avg rating
( 3 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780471757160: Database Design and Implementation
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

∗ Covering the traditional database system concepts from a systems perspective, this book addresses the functionality that database systems provide as well as what algorithms and design decisions will best implement their functionality
∗ Describes what Java tools and techniques will best help developers build an application that uses a database system
∗ Contains a fully functional database system that allows readers to examine and modify the code

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Back Cover:

A software developer’s hands–on guide to database systems

Combining an eminently readable style with a practical approach, Edward Sciore’s Database Design and Implementation introduces you to database systems from a software developer’s perspective. In its pages, you will learn how to use a database and how to develop one of your own.

Organized according to the components of a database, Database Design and Implementation takes you through database systems concepts from low–level disk access all the way to the query planner. Presenting only the essential algorithms and techniques that most clearly illustrate the issues discussed, the book covers such topics as data design and manipulation; integrity and security; memory and record management; metadata; query processing and optimization; integrity and security; indexing, and more.

As you proceed through the chapters and numerous exercises, you’ll learn:

  • How to build database applications in Java
  • JDBC, JPA, XML, and Servlet development
  • The internals of a database server
  • Sophisticated techniques for indexing, sorting, intelligent buffer usage, and query optimization

Best of all, this book includes a simple but fully functional database system, SimpleDB, that enables you to apply your conceptual knowledge by examining and modifying the code.  With numerous hands–on exercises and such tools as SimpleDB, Database Design and Implementation will give the self–studier as well as the traditional student an ideal introduction to the world of database systems.

About the Author:

Edward Sciore is an Associate Professor in the Computer Science Department at Boston College. He received his Ph.D. from Princeton University in 1980, and has been studying and teaching about database systems ever since. He is the author of numerous research articles about database systems. His favorite activity, however, is to teach database courses to college students. These teaching experiences, accumulated over a 25–year period, are what led to the writing of this book.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Sciore, Edward
Published by John Wiley and#38; Sons (2008)
ISBN 10: 0471757160 ISBN 13: 9780471757160
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description John Wiley and#38; Sons, 2008. HRD. Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Seller Inventory # FW-9780471757160

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
63.91
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.79
Within United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Sciore, Edward
Published by John Wiley & Sons Inc (2008)
ISBN 10: 0471757160 ISBN 13: 9780471757160
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description John Wiley & Sons Inc, 2008. Hardcover. Condition: Brand New. illustrated edition. 784 pages. 9.25x7.75x1.25 inches. In Stock. Seller Inventory # __0471757160

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
65.24
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.74
Within United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Sciore, Edward
Published by Wiley (2008)
ISBN 10: 0471757160 ISBN 13: 9780471757160
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Wiley, 2008. Hardcover. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P110471757160

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
95.10
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 14.25
From U.S.A. to United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Sciore, Edward
Published by Wiley
ISBN 10: 0471757160 ISBN 13: 9780471757160
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
textbook_rebellion
(Troy, MI, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Wiley. Condition: New. 0471757160 Choose Expedited shipping for fastest delivery. Satisfaction Guaranteed. Orders ship within 1-2 business days w/ free USPS tracking. Seller Inventory # Z0471757160ZN

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
72.92
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 53.46
From U.S.A. to United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Sciore, Edward
Published by Wiley
ISBN 10: 0471757160 ISBN 13: 9780471757160
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ohmsoft LLC
(Lake Forest, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Wiley. Condition: New. Hardcover. Worldwide shipping. FREE fast shipping inside USA (express 2-3 day delivery also available). Tracking service included. Ships from United States of America. Seller Inventory # 0471757160

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
125.86
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 24.91
From U.S.A. to United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Edward Sciore
Published by Wiley 2008-10-24 (2008)
ISBN 10: 0471757160 ISBN 13: 9780471757160
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Lost Books
(AUSTIN, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Wiley 2008-10-24, 2008. Hardcover. Condition: New. 0471757160. Seller Inventory # 650991

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
138.20
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 15.67
From U.S.A. to United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Edward Sciore
Published by Wiley (2008)
ISBN 10: 0471757160 ISBN 13: 9780471757160
New Hardcover First Edition Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Wiley, 2008. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0471757160

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
2,936.79
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 4.70
From U.S.A. to United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds