Clear explanations of theory and design, broad coverage of models and real
systems, and an up-to-date introduction to modern database technologies result
in a leading introduction to database systems.
With fresh new problems and a new lab manual, students get more opportunities to
practice the fundamentals of design and implementation. More real-world examples
serve as engaging, practical illustrations of database concepts. The Fifth
Edition maintains its coverage of the most popular database topics, including
SQL, security, data mining, and contains a new chapter on web script programming
Extensive coverage includes: * Basic topics such as modeling, diagrams,
relational algebra/calculus, SQL, normalization.
* Advanced object