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Dictionary

database : a usually large collection of data organized especially for rapid search and retrieval (as by a computer) — Webster

FOLDOC: Free Online Dictionary of Computing, OneLook, Free Dictionary, Wiktionary, Urban Dictionary

Thesaurus

Roget’s II (Thesaurus.com), Merriam-Webster Thesaurus, Visuwords

Encyclopedia

Database is an organized collection of data, today typically in digital form. The data are typically organized to model relevant aspects of reality (for example, the availability of rooms in hotels), in a way that supports processes requiring this information (for example, finding a hotel with vacancies). — Wikipedia

Britannica

Introduction


Introduction to Databases (Philip Greenspun)

Search

WolframAlpha, DuckDuckGo

Preservation

History

A Timeline of Database History (QuickBase)

Library

WorldCat, Library of Congress, UPenn Online Books, Open Library

Participation

Education

Jan’s Illustrated Computer Literacy 101, Databases, Microsoft Access (Jan Smith)

Course


Introduction to Databases (Jennifer Widom, Stanford University)
OER Commons: Open Educational Resources

Community

News

Database Trends and Applications
Database Journal
NPR Archives

Book

ISBNdb

Government

Document

USA.gov

Expression

Fun


Poem

OEDILF: The Omnificent English Dictionary In Limerick Form

Future


returntotop

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Database Trends and Applications : All Articles RSS feeds from Database Trends and Applications .

  • SAP and Bradmark Help the European Southern...
    on February 15, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    ESO, the European Southern Observatory, is the foremost intergovernmental astronomy organization in Europe and the world's most productive astronomical observatory. The organization depends on SAP and Bradmark technologies to power its astronomy technology. The SAP database is at the core of ESO's operations, said John Lockhart, critical applications support group leader, ESO. It currently sits at the center of the dataflow for the current suite of telescopes.? […]

  • Data Management Experts Share Best Practices for...
    on February 15, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    Machine learning is on the rise at businesses hungry for greater automation and intelligence with use cases spreading across industries. At the same time, most projects are still in their early phases as companies learn how to deal with selecting data sets and data platforms to architecting and optimizing data pipelines. DBTA recently held a webinar with Gaurav Deshpande, VP of marketing, TigerGraph, and Prakash Chokalingam, product manager, Databricks, who discussed key technologies and […]

  • DigitalOcean Offers Managed Databases Platform
    on February 14, 2019 at 8:00 am

    DigitalOcean, the cloud for developing modern apps, is launching Managed Databases, with PostgreSQL as its first offering, allowing developers to create fully managed database instances in the cloud quickly and efficiently. […]

  • Blockchain: Driving Transparency and Trust from...
    on February 13, 2019 at 3:00 pm

    In nearly every industry today, organizations are challenged with finding efficient, secure methods to manage and share data related to transactions, contracts, assets and more. From finance and real estate to healthcare and retail, information silos and disparate databases create operational inefficiencies and make true collaboration between business parties difficult to achieve. However, a new technology has emerged that allows companies to break down these data silos and digitally connect […]

  • Dell?Boomi?Incorporates Blockchain, Greater...
    on February 13, 2019 at 3:00 pm

    Dell?Boomi, a provider of cloud integration and workflow automation solutions, has updated the Boomi platform with blockchain integration and enhanced security features. […]