database management system


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Noun1.database management system - 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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The ANTs Data Server is a full-featured, standards-compliant relational database management system based on a breakthrough, high-performance SQL query execution engine that incorporates innovative, lock-free operations.
Consequently, exposing students to importing/exporting data between Oracle and some other database management systems such as SQL Server and Access (two database management systems that are readily available at just about every campus) would enrich the skills gained from the course.
Faced with a growing volume of corporate records created and stored in difficult to access and maintain repositories, information managers will need a thorough knowledge of database management systems (DBMS) software technology.
First, the basics: A database is a collection of data; database technology enables separation and manipulation of that data; and a database management system is software that supports the unique requirements of users to separate or manipulate data for a variety of functions.
Vertica has built a new, ultra-fast database management system for data warehouses, data marts and other query-intensive business applications.
Worldwide relational database management systems (RDBMS) new license sales totaled $7.
Progress Software Corporation has shipped more than 100,000 licenses of its flagship product, the PROGRESS Application Development, a high productivity application development environment that combines a 4GL with a relational database management system.
The ANTs Data Server is an industry-standard database management system based on a breakthrough, high-performance SQL query execution engine that incorporates innovative, lock-free operations.
Provides complex and ad-hoc ("what-if") analysis not supported by other database management system vendors
The Entier embedded database management system is based on the technology that makes Hitachi's HiRDB one of the top-selling RDBMS products in Japan.
The company's Object Database Management System (ODBMS) serves as the core database for fraud detection, yield management, real-time data collection and analysis, operation support systems (OSS) and other large-scale applications in the telecommunications, financial services, transportation and defense industries.

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