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The Unnormalized Relational Data Model

For Office Form Processor Design

  • Hiroyuki Kitagawa
  • Tosiyasu L. Kunii

Part of the Computer Science Workbench book series (WORKBENCH)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Hiroyuki Kitagawa, Tosiyasu L. Kunii
    Pages 1-3
  3. Hiroyuki Kitagawa, Tosiyasu L. Kunii
    Pages 5-16
  4. Hiroyuki Kitagawa, Tosiyasu L. Kunii
    Pages 17-68
  5. Hiroyuki Kitagawa, Tosiyasu L. Kunii
    Pages 69-121
  6. Hiroyuki Kitagawa, Tosiyasu L. Kunii
    Pages 123-142
  7. Hiroyuki Kitagawa, Tosiyasu L. Kunii
    Pages 143-144
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 145-164

About this book

Introduction

Computer Science Workbench is a monograph series which will provide you with an in-depth working knowledge of current developments in computer technology. Every volume in this series will deal with a topic of importance in computer science and elaborate on how you yourself can build systems related to the main theme. You will be able to develop a variety of systems, including computer software tools, computer graphics, computer animation, database management systems, and computer-aided design and manufacturing systems. Computer Science Workbench represents an important new contribution in the field of practical computer technology. TOSIYASU L. KUNII Preface The evolution of database systems research is itself a story. Long after the emergence of systems derived from practical applications, Codd's relational data model has gradually occupied the theoretical domain of database systems and is moving into the realms of practical use. Certainly, the theoretical foundation makes database design, validation, and testing easier. However, Cod d's model allows only fiat tables to be handled, while most business and engineering data in practice are in nested table forms. Thus, a recent major obstacle in database systems development is the large gap between the theory and the practice.

Keywords

Area Turing Volume constraint data model database design form implementation model modeling object system

Authors and affiliations

  • Hiroyuki Kitagawa
    • 1
  • Tosiyasu L. Kunii
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of Information Sciences and ElectronicsUniversity of TsukubaTsukuba, IbarakiJapan
  2. 2.Department of Information Science, Faculty of ScienceThe University of TokyoBunkyo-ku, TokyoJapan

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-4-431-68099-4
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Tokyo 1989
  • Publisher Name Springer, Tokyo
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-4-431-68101-4
  • Online ISBN 978-4-431-68099-4
  • Series Print ISSN 1431-1488
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