Introduction to Net Database Administrators

    By Gail Seymour Most people’s interactions with a database will be limited to inputting or viewing the data contained in it.

    Relational Database Management Systems

    By Gail Seymour As we discussed in our last article “An Introduction to Database Management Systems,” (DMS), one of the key components of any DMS is the modeling language used to define the database schema, or structure.

    Introduction to Database Management Systems

    By Gail Seymour We tend to think of a database as information stored on a computer that we can access and alter, but the database is just information.

    Database

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    MySQL

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    SQL Server

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    Microsoft Access

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