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ALSO CALLED: Database Managers (Software), Database Management Tools, Integrated Database Management Software, DBMS, DBM Tools
DEFINITION: A database management system (DBMS), sometimes just called a database manager, is a program that lets one or more computer users create and access data in a database. The DBMS manages user requests (and requests from other programs) so that users and other programs are free from having to understand where the data is physically located on storage media and, in a multi-user system, who else may also  … 
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Database Management Software White Papers (View All Report Types)
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Why Database-as-a Service (DBaaS)?
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Unlike Do-It-Yourself (DIY) databases, DBaaS solutions like IBM's Cloudant provide specific levels of data layer performance and up time. The managed DBaaS capability can help reduce guesswork, overhead costs, and the risk of service delivery failure for you and your projects.
Posted: 15 Sep 2017 | Published: 15 Sep 2017

IBM

Compose Enterprise: Choosing the right database for the job
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: It's unlikely that a single database will meet all your needs. In this white paper, compare 10 different database offerings to help you can determine which are best for your company's unique needs.
Posted: 15 Sep 2017 | Published: 15 Sep 2017

IBM

4 App Deployment Disasters Every Business Should Know About
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Mobile and IoT app development emphasize generating and using data – but your power to do more with data relies heavily on your database. Explore 4 common app deployment disasters so that you can learn how to optimize your database and simplify critical development projects.
Posted: 13 Sep 2017 | Published: 30 Apr 2016

IBM

SQL Server 2017 on Linux: Top 6 Reasons Companies Make the Move
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Find out how to deploy SQL Server 2017 on Linux with whatever language, platform, and on-premise or cloud deployment that suits your organization's needs best.
Posted: 11 Sep 2017 | Published: 11 Sep 2017

Microsoft

Handle Transaction Workloads and Data Mart Loads with All-flash
sponsored by Dell EMC
WHITE PAPER: In this resource, learn about three hands-on tests that were conducted to compare the capabilities of two all-flash arrays during these database-intensive tasks like OLTP and data mart loading. Read on to see how one AFA maintained a compression ratio of 3.2-to-1, loaded files into a data mart up to 22% faster, and more.
Posted: 30 Aug 2017 | Published: 30 Aug 2017

Dell EMC

Simplify Database Development for MySQL Environments
sponsored by Quest
WHITE PAPER: Discover the potential benefits open-source database management systems (OSDBMS) platforms offer to developers and DBAs, from cost efficiency to greater flexibility, and learn about one particular open source database development toolset and how it helps to simplify MySQL development.
Posted: 25 Aug 2017 | Published: 25 Aug 2017

Quest

Take MySQL Databases Seriously with Toad Edge™
sponsored by Quest
WHITE PAPER: Current trends show that you're far from alone if you're increasing adoption of open source databases like MySQL – making it even more important to optimize your DBMS. Learn about of the differences of open source DBMS vs. proprietary RDBMS and discover Toad Edge, a lightweight, flexible OSDBMS tool.
Posted: 24 Aug 2017 | Published: 24 Aug 2017

Quest

Free Data Migration Tools? Not So Fast (Or, For That Matter, Not So Effective)
sponsored by Cirrus Data Solutions
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper details one solution that is expressly designed to move large, active data (and smaller, inactive data too) without disrupting application performance or causing extended periods of downtime.
Posted: 18 Aug 2017 | Published: 18 Aug 2017

Cirrus Data Solutions

Redefining SQL Server Data Management
sponsored by Actifio
WHITE PAPER: In this high-level overview, learn how to use Actifio concepts and procedures to capture and access Microsoft SQL Server databases. Uncover how to capture Microsoft SQL Server data, SQL Server DB logs, and more.
Posted: 18 Aug 2017 | Published: 18 Aug 2017

Actifio

5 Signs Your Cache & Database Architecture May Be Obsolete
sponsored by AER Energy Resources, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Since digital transformation began taking shape, data has grown in both velocity and volume - the more data, delivered faster, the richer the engagement and the better the decision. But can your DB cache and architecture keep up? Find 5 signs your technology may not be as current as you thought.
Posted: 11 Aug 2017 | Published: 11 Aug 2017


3 Shifts in the Modern Data Environment And What it Means for IT Leaders
sponsored by Tableau Software
WHITE PAPER: Explore how 3 current trends are shaping modern data environments and learn about the impact of non-relational databases, big data, cloud data integration, self-service analytics, and more.
Posted: 10 Aug 2017 | Published: 10 Aug 2017

Tableau Software

Hybrid Memory Architecture Drives Real-Time Systems Of Engagement
sponsored by Aerospike
WHITE PAPER: In this Forrester report, learn how hybrid memory allows for affordable, manageable, low-latency access to data, and supports new generations of operational and analytical apps. You'll also hear from some early adopters, on how their hybrid architecture has improved their database management.
Posted: 03 Aug 2017 | Published: 31 Jul 2017


Taking Control of NoSQL Databases: Data-Driven Businesses Must Adopt a New Data Modeling Mindset
sponsored by ERwin
WHITE PAPER: Unstructured data is the best untapped resource that many organizations have. Learn how the power of NoSQL databases can help you mine this rich vein. Discover the data governance challenges that NoSQL can pose, a data modeling tool that can help you mitigate them, and more.
Posted: 03 Aug 2017 | Published: 03 Aug 2017

ERwin

Buyer's Guide to SAP HANA Infrastructure Hardware
sponsored by Lenovo and Intel
WHITE PAPER: Download this buyer's guide to learn how to select the proper infrastructure hardware for SAP HANA, with a particular look into Lenovo's X6 server models that provide HCI-like architecture for both single node and scale-out systems, for database performance.
Posted: 25 Jul 2017 | Published: 25 Jul 2017

Lenovo and Intel

Database & Data Replication with Quest SharePlex: Visual Product Snapshot
sponsored by Quest
WHITE PAPER: Backup, recovery, and business continuity are key challenges in modern databases and centers. In this visual snapshot, learn about how you can use Quest SharePlex, a database replication and migration tool, to mitigate these issues and achieve your top DB goals.
Posted: 24 Jul 2017 | Published: 24 Jul 2017

Quest

A Field Guide to the World of Databases and Analytics
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: From document and graph to relational and non-relational, this guide lays out your database and analytics options. Find out how data moves across databases and development languages so that you can work in your favorite environment without sacrificing productivity.
Posted: 28 Jun 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

IBM

The Data Management Challenge
sponsored by Hosting.com
WHITE PAPER: According to Gartner Research, data volume is set to grow 800% over the next 5 years – and 80% of that data will be unstructured. In this brief infographic, uncover the challenges facing DBAs associated with this massive data growth, and learn about a unified cloud services for application and DB management that could help.
Posted: 23 Jun 2017 | Published: 23 Jun 2017

Hosting.com

5 Steps to Success with SAP HANA
sponsored by Atos
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how best to use SAP HANA within your organization, optimize its business value, and understand the key drivers for its success. Uncover 5 steps to leverage SAP HANA as a business advantage and learn about 5 foundational keys to SAP HANA success.
Posted: 15 Jun 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Atos

Gain Greater Visibility, Faster DBs with The Right Tools
sponsored by Quest
WHITE PAPER: Your database team needs smarter tools and faster databases to ensure high service levels, focus on business initiatives and gain better visibility. Learn about how the Performance Investigator feature in Foglight for Oracle can extend your workflows with analytics to help you focus on what matters for your DB.
Posted: 25 May 2017 | Published: 25 May 2017

Quest

Geek Guide: Why Innovative App Developers Love High-Speed OSDBMS
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Though traditional database management systems worked well in their day, they simply weren't designed to address the variety and volume of data gushing through today's digital world. Access this guide to learn more about the new OSDBMS available on the market today for developing apps for new data from sources like social, mobile and IoT.
Posted: 26 Apr 2017 | Published: 26 Apr 2017

IBM

Technology Brief: Balance DB Performance With Price Efficiency
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: The business world is changing. New technologies like big data, analytics, cloud, and mobile are empowering business users to accomplish more. But these new technologies require investments, which can be pricey. Reducing your DB cost can help. Learn how IBM Power Systems and EnterpriseDB can help you with performance and price efficiency.
Posted: 25 Apr 2017 | Published: 25 Apr 2017

IBM

Tune Oracle Database Performance without Spending a Fortune
sponsored by Quest
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores an alternative strategy for powerful monitoring, diagnostics, and workload analysis without the pitfalls of legacy tools or the expenses of Oracle Diagnostics and Tuning packs. Discover how to ensure and maintain peak Oracle performance and boost the value of your databases, all while slashing your workload.
Posted: 04 Apr 2017 | Published: 04 Apr 2017

Quest

Databases for Modern Apps
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Unstructured data – video, images, audio – is becoming more prevalent, which can be problematic for how apps are developed using traditional databases. Access this white paper and learn how NoSQL solutions can help reduce costs, improve response time, and provide faster access to data.
Posted: 29 Mar 2017 | Published: 29 Mar 2017

IBM

Six Reasons to Upgrade Your Database
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to uncover 6 reasons to change your database, including opinions from industry analysts and real-world companies.
Posted: 12 May 2017 | Published: 12 May 2017

IBM

Bridging to the Cloud: The Right Database Makes the Difference
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Nowadays you can't really avoid working in hybrid environments that mix on-premise with cloud deployments to develop and deliver apps. Find out how implementing the right database platform can increase your flexibility and improve your cloud adoption strategy.
Posted: 11 May 2017 | Published: 31 Oct 2016

IBM
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DATABASE MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE DEFINITION (continued): …  be accessing the data. In handling user requests, the DBMS ensures the integrity of the data (that is, making sure it continues to be accessible and is consistently organized as intended) and security (making sure only those with access privileges can access the data). The most typical DBMS is a relational database management system (RDBMS). A standard user and program interface is the Structured Query Language (SQL). A newer kind of DBMS is the object-oriented database management system (ODBMS). A DBMS can be thought of as a file manager that manages data in databases rather than files … 

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