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Encyclopedia of Database Systems

  • Comprehensive reference to about 1,400 entries, covering key concepts and terms in the broad field of database systems.

  • Entries include in-depth essays and shorter descriptions of terms, definition, key words, historical background, illustrations, key applications, and a bibliography.

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Table of contents (3067 entries)

  1. A

    1. Active Databases

      Pages 37-37
    2. Active Disks

      Pages 37-37
    3. Active Document

      Pages 37-37
    4. Active Storage

      • Kazuo Goda
      Pages 37-38
    5. Active XML

      • Serge Abiteboul, Omar Benjelloun, Tova Milo
      Pages 38-41
    6. Activity

      • Nathaniel Palmer
      Pages 41-41
    7. Activity Diagrams

      • Luciano Baresi
      Pages 41-45
    8. Actors/Agents/Roles

      • Nathaniel Palmer
      Pages 46-46
    9. Adaptation

      Pages 46-46
    10. Adaptive Interfaces

      • Maristella Matera
      Pages 46-47
    11. Adaptive Middleware for Message Queuing Systems

      • Christophe Taton, Noel De Palma, Sara Bouchenak
      Pages 47-50
    12. Adaptive Query Processing

      • Evaggelia Pitoura
      Pages 50-52
    13. Adaptive Stream Processing

      • Zachary Ives
      Pages 52-56
    14. ADBMS

      Pages 56-56

Keywords

  • Data Integration
  • Data Management
  • Data Mining
  • Data Storage
  • Data warehouse
  • Database
  • Database Administrator
  • Database Architecture
  • Database Design
  • Database Management System
  • Database Recovery
  • Database Security
  • Database Transaction
  • Editing Database
  • Online analytical processing (OLAP)
  • Spatial database

Editors and Affiliations

  • College of Computing, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA

    LING LIU

  • Database Research Group David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Canada

    M. TAMER ÖZSU

About the editors

Co-editor Tamer Özsu is a world-renowned leader in the field, as university research chair for database research group at Waterloo and former editor-in-chief of VLDB journal

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