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General

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 .



  • Oracle's Native JSON Changes May Present a...
    on June 13, 2019 at 8:01 am

    Recently Oracle has updated its JSON functionality in the database and that may present unexpected issues.  Read on to see what changed and how it could affect results. […]

  • Filtering Object Explorer Detailed Information in...
    on June 10, 2019 at 8:01 am

    Need to know how to use the “Filter” item in the SSMS Object Explorer Details window to show a specific list of tables that contain a specific string of characters? If so, then read on! […]

  • Displaying the Object Explorer Details Pane in...
    on June 6, 2019 at 8:01 am

    You are probably familiar with the Object Explorer pane in SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS), and how to bring it up. But, are you familiar with the Object Explorer Details pane and how to display it? If not, then read on... […]

  • Ten SQL Commands You Should Be Using
    on June 3, 2019 at 8:01 am

    Most developers, regardless of their skill level would know the commands for the basic CRUD (Create, Read , Update, Delete) operations in SQL These include the Create, Update, Insert, and Delete commands. From this article you will be presented with ten other SQL commands that you really should be using, that you might not be as familiar with. Read on... […]

  • Database Development in an Open Source World
    on May 30, 2019 at 8:01 am

    Open source database tools are found in many categories, including engine, modeling, script management, metadata, interactive query, semantic layer development, governance and more. Data development in a pure open source environment is possible. […]