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Author Hernandez, Michael J. (Michael James), 1955-

Title Database design for mere mortals : a hands-on guide to relational database design / Michael J. Hernandez ; [foreword by Ken Getz]
Published Reading, Mass. : Addison-Wesley Developers Press, [1997]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  005.756 Her/Ddf  AVAILABLE
Description xl, 440 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents Ch. 1. What Is a Relational Database? -- Ch. 2. Design Objectives -- Ch. 3. Terminology -- Ch. 4. Conceptual Overview -- Ch. 5. Starting the Process -- Ch. 6. Analyzing the Current Database -- Ch. 7. Establishing Table Structures -- Ch. 8. Keys -- Ch. 9. Field Specifications -- Ch. 10. Table Relationships -- Ch. 11. Business Rules -- Ch. 12. Views -- Ch. 13. Reviewing Data Integrity -- Ch. 14. Bad Design - What Not To Do -- Ch. 15. Bending or Breaking the Rules
Summary Database design expert Michael J. Hernandez introduces the core concepts of design theory and method without the technical jargon. With its hands-on approach and a wealth of practical examples, Database Design for Mere Mortals will provide any developer with a common-sense design methodology for developing databases that work
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 433) and index
Notes Also available online via the World Wide Web, made available by Safari Tech Books Online
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Issuing Body Made available through: Safari Books Online, LLC
Subject Database design.
Relational databases.
Author Safari Books Online (Firm)
LC no. 96042313
ISBN 0201694719