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Databases

Databases

The understanding and techniques of how we store data is increasingly important in the field of computing as technology advances at a rapid pace and demand for data storage grows.

2013 | Computer Science | Book

Concise Guide to Databases

A Practical Introduction

This easy-to-read textbook/reference presents a comprehensive introduction to databases, opening with a concise history of databases and of data as an organisational asset. As relational database management systems are no longer the only database …

Authors:
Peter Lake, Paul Crowther

2015 | Computer Science | Book

Data Mining

The Textbook

This textbook explores the different aspects of data mining from the fundamentals to the complex data types and their applications, capturing the wide diversity of problem domains for data mining issues. It goes beyond the traditional focus on …

Author:
Charu C. Aggarwal

2016 | Computer Science | Book

Principles of Data Mining

This book explains and explores the principal techniques of Data Mining, the automatic extraction of implicit and potentially useful information from data, which is increasingly used in commercial, scientific and other application areas.

Author:
Max Bramer

2016 | Computer Science | Book

Recommender Systems

The Textbook

This book comprehensively covers the topic of recommender systems, which provide personalized recommendations of products or services to users based on their previous searches or purchases. Recommender system methods have been adapted to diverse …

Author:
Charu C. Aggarwal

2011 | Computer Science | Book

Web Data Mining

Exploring Hyperlinks, Contents, and Usage Data

Liu has written a comprehensive text on Web mining, which consists of two parts. The first part covers the data mining and machine learning foundations, where all the essential concepts and algorithms of data mining and machine learning are …

Author:
Bing Liu

2016 | Computer Science | Book

Pro SQL Server Internals

Improve your ability to develop, manage, and troubleshoot SQL Server solutions by learning how different components work “under the hood,” and how they communicate with each other. The detailed knowledge helps in implementing and maintaining …

Author:
Dmitri Korotkevitch

2016 | Computer Science | Book

Pro SQL Server Relational Database Design and Implementation

Learn effective and scalable database design techniques in a SQL Server 2016 and higher environment. This book is revised to cover in-memory online transaction processing, temporal data storage, row-level security, durability enhancements, and …

Authors:
Louis Davidson, Jessica Moss

2016 | Computer Science | Book

Database Systems

A Pragmatic Approach

Learn the concepts, principles, design, implementation, and management issues of databases. You will adopt a methodical and pragmatic approach to solving database systems problems.

Database Systems: A Pragmatic Approach provides a comprehensive …

Authors:
Elvis C. Foster, Shripad Godbole

2015 | Computer Science | Book

Next Generation Databases

NoSQL, NewSQL, and Big Data

"It’s not easy to find such a generous book on big data and databases. Fortunately, this book is the one." Feng Yu. Computing Reviews. June 28, 2016.

This is a book for enterprise architects, database administrators, and developers who need to …

Author:
Guy Harrison

2016 | Computer Science | Book

Relational Database Programming

A Set-Oriented Approach

Learn the best way of writing code to run inside a relational database. This book shows how a holistic and set-oriented approach to database programming can far exceed the performance of the row-by-row model that is too often used by developers …

Author:
Stefan Ardeleanu

2007 | Computer Science | Book

Applied Mathematics for Database Professionals

Relational databases hold data, right? They do indeed, but to think of a database as nothing more than a container for data is to miss out on the profound power that underlies relational technology. A far more powerful way of thinking lies in …

Authors:
Lex de Haan, Toon Koppelaars

2016 | Computer Science | Book

User Group Leadership

This book is about starting and sustaining a technology user group. User groups are a wonderful way to connect with local and like-minded professionals for networking and learning. All the forums and social media on the internet can’t replace …

Author:
Michelle Malcher