Database Design and Implementation pdf (a practical introduction using Oracle SQL) authored by Howard Gould. This book is proudly sponsored by bookboon and is published in 2015. This book contains 89 chapters and consists of 12 chapters. The first book start from introduction to database development, second being Entity relationships, third one being complex relationships, forth one being logical database design, fifth one being normalization, sixth one being introduction to Oracle SQL, seventh one being using foreign keys, eight one being selecting data from a tables, night one being selecting data from multiple tables, tenth one being subqueries and group functions, eleventh one being creating pages and reports, and the last one being UML Modeling Notations.
About the author of Database Design and Implementation pdf:
Howard Gould recently retired as a senior lecturer in computing within the School of Computing, Creative Technologies and Engineering at Leeds Beckett University. He holds an MSc. in Software Engineering and a Post Graduate Certificate in Education (FE). He is a member of the BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT and is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.Howard worked for a number of years in industry as a software developer before taking up a lecturing post at Bradford College in 1991. He was appointed Senior Lecturer in computing at Leeds Metropolitan University in 2001. He has over 30 years’ experience of teaching databases to higher and further education students. In addition, he has been involved in a number of database design and development projects for a range of commercial and educational organisations. Howard’s research interests have included CASE tools and teaching and learning within the area of databases.Howard Gould published the book “Database Design and Implementation. A Practical introduction using Oracle SQL” with bookboon.com in July 2015 since then over 200,000 copies have been downloaded worldwide.His second book “Systems Analysis and Design.” was published by bookboon in August 2016, over 40,000 copies have been downloaded.
summary of Database Design and Implementation pdf:
This book uses a simple step by step approach to explain the essential relational database design modelling techniques, and shows how Oracle SQL can be used to implement a database. There are numerous practical exercises with feedback.
Key topics include conceptual modelling using the crow�s feet notation and the Unified Modelling Language (UML), logical and physical modelling, normalisation, the structured query language (SQL) and simple application development using APEX forms and reports.