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DBMS

abbr.
database management system

DBMS

abbreviation for
(Computer Science) database management system

DBMS

database management system: a set of software programs for controlling the storage, retrieval, and modification of organized data in a computerized database.
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Noun1.DBMS - a software system that facilitates the creation and maintenance and use of an electronic database
software, software package, software program, software system, computer software, package - (computer science) written programs or procedures or rules and associated documentation pertaining to the operation of a computer system and that are stored in read/write memory; "the market for software is expected to expand"
relational database management system - a database management system designed to manage a relational database
object-oriented database management system - a database management system designed to manage an object-oriented database
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He predicts that as major DBMS vendors add native XML and XQuery leading to XML data in the DBMS, XML will become the majority portion of the data in the warehouse by 2008.
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