Table of Contents

Database Concepts
Queries and Reports
Deciding Which Database To Use
More On Databases
Who Uses Databases
Database Characteristics
Data Organization
The Data Dictionary
Data Security and Privacy
Single-User vs Multiuser Database Systems
Client-Server and N-Tier Database Systems
Centralized vs. Distributed Database Systems
In-Memory Database
Relational Database Model
Star Schema Database Model
Types of Relationships
Hierarchical and Network Database Models
Object-Oriented Database Models
Web Databases in Use
How Web Databases Work
CGI Scripts, Active Server Pages, PHP Scripts