Author: David M. Kroenke
Release Date: 2017-01-10
This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. For undergraduate database management students or business professionals Here’s practical help for understanding, creating, and managing small databases—from two of the world’s leading database authorities. Database Concepts gives undergraduate database management students and business professionals alike a firm understanding of the concepts behind the software, using Access 2016 to illustrate the concepts and techniques. Three projects run throughout the text, to show students how to apply the concepts to real-life business situations. The text provides flexibility for choosing the software instructors want to use in class; allows students to work with new, complete databases, including Wedgewood Pacific, Heather Sweeney Designs, and Wallingford Motors; and includes coverage for some of the latest information on databases available. Teaching and Learning Experience This text will provide a better teaching and learning experience–for you and your students. Here's how: Provides a firm understanding of the concepts behind the software Uses Access 2013 to illustrate the concepts and techniques while also providing flexibility to choose the software used in class Allows students to work with new, complete databases Includes coverage of some of the latest information available
Author: David M. Kroenke
Release Date: 2017-01-10
Genre: Business & Economics
For courses in MIS. Help your students master the most important business course they'll take Technology is rapidly changing the way organizations do business–and knowledge of MIS is critical to keeping up. Comprehensive and up-to-date, Using MIS shows students how organizations use information systems to solve business problems every day. The tenth edition now includes new content on using virtual reality and artificial intelligence, along with 11 new Career Guides, five new Ethics Guides, and five new Security Guides. Also available with MyLab MIS MyLabTM MIS is an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program designed to work with this text to engage students and improve results. Within its structured environment, students practice what they learn, test their understanding, and pursue a personalized study plan that helps them better absorb course material and understand difficult concepts. Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; MyLab does not come packaged with this content. Students, if interested in purchasing this title with MyLab, ask your instructor for the correct package ISBN and Course ID. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MyLab, search for: 0134745965 / 9780134745961 Using MIS Plus MyLab MIS with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package This package contains: 013460699X / 9780134606996 Using MIS 0134658930 / 9780134658933 MyLab MIS with Pearson eText -- Access Card -- for Using MIS
Author: David M. Kroenke
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Release Date: 2015-11
For undergraduate Introductory Management Information Systems courses. Helping Readers Succeed in the Most Important Course They'll Take As technology continues to change the way organizations do business, knowledge of MIS is critical. Experiencing MIS illustrates for readers how organizations use information systems to solve business problems every day. This modular text uses illustrative cases, exercises, projects, and other aids to ensure readers connect concepts to everyday life with an "in your face" attitude about MIS. Unique guides in each chapter highlight themes in ethics, security, and other timely topics. Every year brings important new technology to organizations and the Seventh Edition reflects these trends, keeping readers up to date and knowledgeable on how to apply emerging technologies to better achieve their organizations' strategies. Also available with MyMISLabTM This title is also available with MyMISLab, an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program designed to work with this text to engage students and improve results. Within its structured environment, students practice what they learn, test their understanding, and pursue a personalized study plan that helps them better absorb course material and understand difficult concepts. NOTE: You are purchasing a standalone product; MyMISLab does not come packaged with this content. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MyMISLab, search for: 0134473698 / 9780134473697 Experiencing MIS Plus MyMISLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package Package consists of: 0134319060 / 9780134319063 Experiencing MIS 013440226X / 9780134402260 MyMISLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card -- for Experiencing MIS
Author: C. J. Date
Publisher: Addison Wesley Publishing Company
Release Date: 1981
/* JT744, 0-201-74154-7, Date, Introduction to Database Systems 7e with E-Book, CH03 ATEGORY = Database Systems = An Introduction to Database Systems, Seventh Edition, with E-Book = C. J. Date*/ Each copy of Chris Date's introduction to database theory is now accompanied by a CD-ROM containing an electronic version of the book, allowing readers to highlight text, make margin notes and more. Introduction to Database Systems provides a solid grounding in the foundations of database technology and shedding some light on how the field is likely to develop in the future. Its coverage reflects the latest developments and advances in the field of database systems. Emphasizing insight and understanding rather than formalism, Chris Date has divided the book into six parts: Basic Concepts, The Relational Model, Database Design, Transaction Management, Further Topics, and Object and Object/Relational Databases. Throughout the book, there are numerous worked examples and exercises for the reader with answers as well as an extensive set of annotated references. This book is appropriate for programmers looking for a thorough introduction to or reference of database theory, especially with regard to relational databases.
Author: Elvis C. Foster
Release Date: 2016-11-07
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, yet concise introduction to database systems, with special emphasis on the relational database model. This book discusses the database as an essential component of a software system, as well as a valuable, mission-critical corporate resource. New in this second edition is updated SQL content covering the latest release of the Oracle Database Management System along with a reorganized sequence of the topics which is more useful for learning. Also included are revised and additional illustrations, as well as a new chapter on using relational databases to anchor large, complex management support systems. There is also added reference content in the appendixes. This book is based on lecture notes that have been tested and proven over several years, with outstanding results. It combines a balance of theory with practice, to give you your best chance at success. Each chapter is organized systematically into brief sections, with itemization of the important points to be remembered. Additionally, the book includes a number of author Elvis Foster's original methodologies that add clarity and creativity to the database modeling and design experience. What You'll Learn Understand the relational model and the advantages it brings to software systems Design database schemas with integrity rules that ensure correctness of corporate data Query data using SQL in order to generate reports, charts, graphs, and other business results Understand what it means to be a database administrator, and why the profession is highly paid Build and manage web-accessible databases in support of applications delivered via a browser Become familiar with the common database brands, their similarities and differences Explore special topics such as tree-based data, hashing for fast access, distributed and object databases, and more Who This Book Is For Students who are studying database technology, who aspire to a career as a database administrator or designer, and practicing database administrators and developers desiring to strengthen their knowledge of database theory
Author: David M. Kroenke
Release Date: 2015-10-28
This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. For undergraduate database management courses. Get Readers Straight to the Point of Database Processing Database Processing: Fundamentals, Design, and Implementation reflects a new teaching and professional workplace environment and method that gets readers straight to the point with its thorough and modern presentation of database processing fundamentals. The Fourteenth Edition has been thoroughly updated to reflect the latest software.
Author: Joseph J. Adamski
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Release Date: 2011-08-15
Genre: Database management
CONCEPTS OF DATABASE MANAGEMENT fits perfectly into any introductory database course for information systems, business or CIS programs. This concise text teaches SQL in a database-neutral environment with all major topics being covered, including E-R diagrams, normalization, and database design.DATABASE MANAGEMENT CONCEPTS, 7E, International Edition prepares students for success in their field using real-world cases addressing current issues such as database design, data integrity, concurrent updates, and data security. Special features include detailed coverage of the relational model (including QBE and SQL), normalization and views, database design, database administration and management, and more. Advanced topics covered include distributed databases, data warehouses, stored procedures, triggers, data macros, and Web databases.
The era of rapidly progressing technology we live in generates vast amounts of data; however, the challenge exists in understanding how to aggressively monitor and make sense of this data. Without a better understanding of how to collect and manage such large data sets, it becomes increasingly difficult to successfully utilize them. Managing Big Data Integration in the Public Sector is a pivotal reference source for the latest scholarly research on the application of big data analytics in government contexts and identifies various strategies in which big data platforms can generate improvements within that sector. Highlighting issues surrounding data management, current models, and real-world applications, this book is ideally designed for professionals, government agencies, researchers, and non-profit organizations interested in the benefits of big data analytics applied in the public sphere.
Author: Earl H. McKinney, Jr.
Release Date: 2018-01-31
NOTE:This is the standalone unbound Student Value Edition For introductory courses in Management Information Systems A process focus that's engaging, relevant, and easy to teach Transform your MIS course with Processes, Systems, and Information: An Introduction to MIS, Student Value Edition, 3/e - a hands-on, process approach to business. Earl H. McKinney, Jr., and David M. Kroenke show students exactly how businesses use information systems and technology to create competitive strategies, support business processes, and accomplish their goals. Complete with numerous examples of business situations, this book helps students understand what business systems actually are and why they're so important. In the 3rd Edition, you'll find a reflection of the current technological landscape, coverage of technologies new to the business scene, and a strong emphasis on security. Its clear and concise presentation, within the process context, makes Processes, Systems, and Information the ideal book for majors and non-majors alike. Non-majors will see the vital role IS plays in supporting their business processes. Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; MyLab MIS does not come packaged with this content. Students, if interested in purchasing this title with MyLab MIS, ask your instructor for the correct package ISBN and Course ID.
Author: Dan Oja
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Release Date: 2009-01-30
Ensure today's most timely computer concepts are engaging and applicable with the integrated technology and proven visual approach found within Parsons/Oja's COMPUTER CONCEPTS, ILLUSTRATED INTRODUCTORY, 7E, ENHANCED. This new Enhanced Edition uses signatu
Author: Mario Piattini
Publisher: Artech House Publishers
Release Date: 2000-01-01
Here's a thorough introduction to the latest developments in database systems design presented from an applications point of view. Featuring contributions from well-known experts in the field, this new book pays special attention to issues raised by new trends in database design, and how these developments affect the programmer and database administrator. The authors and editors present concepts in an intuitive and motivating manner, making extensive use of examples, and including lists of references for additional study with each chapter.
Author: Robert S. Hockberger
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Emergency medicine
This reference places the latest information at users' fingertips, and a more streamlined format makes it easy to find the exact information quickly and conveniently. Includes access to a companion Web site for additional resources.