A Tiny Intro to Database Systems

Here is a short summary of DBMS : database management systems.

Part of the motivation behind those little chapters is described in another blog post here.

If you would like to read those in a nicely formatted PDF or if you have any questions / suggestions / requests, feel free to send me a tweet @dandancrisan.

 
1,452
Kudos
 
1,452
Kudos

Now read this

Intro to Database Systems : Basic Perspectives on Disk and Buffer Management

The Database Management System stores information at 3 levels of the memory hierarchy: Primary storage - main memory (and cache) : for currently used data, it is fast and usually volatile. Secondary storage - magnetic (“hard”) disk : for... Continue →