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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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Next Steps To Take On The Road Of Database Modernization
sponsored by Aerospike
WHITE PAPER: Database technologies have evolved to enable a range of applications that automate repetitious transactional business processes inherent in ERP, CRM, and other systems. But a new generation of applications is emerging – for big data, mobile, and the cloud. Learn about taking the first steps towards modernizing your database for the new age.
Posted: 17 Mar 2017 | Published: 17 Mar 2017


5 Signs Your Company Has Outgrown Your Cassandra NoSQL DB
sponsored by Aerospike
WHITE PAPER: Cassandra is a well-known NoSQL database. And while it's easy for organizations to start with Cassandra, you may face increasingly large costs and complexity of day-today operations as your application load grows. Learn the 5 signs that your organization has outgrown Cassandra, and find next-step recommendations.
Posted: 16 Mar 2017 | Published: 16 Mar 2017


Data Discovery and Governance: Benefits, Challenges, and Guidelines
sponsored by Information Builders
WHITE PAPER: Discover ways to have more confidence in the data that you rely on for planning and decision-making. Learn about the benefits of governance in this white paper.
Posted: 15 Mar 2017 | Published: 15 Mar 2017

Information Builders

Building a REST Infrastructure for Database Access
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Explore ways a REST architecture can support API integration across systems as mobile and web- and mobile-based services proliferate.
Posted: 15 Mar 2017 | Published: 15 Mar 2017

CA Technologies

6 Issues That Can Derail Your Big Data Initiative
sponsored by Information Builders
WHITE PAPER: 55% of big data projects are never finished, due to inaccurate scope, technical roadblocks, data silos, and more. Inside this white paper, learn 6 issues you need to account for to get the most value from your Hadoop ecosystem. Plus, uncover best practices that can help you avoid common mistakes made during Hadoop rollouts.
Posted: 08 Mar 2017 | Published: 08 Mar 2017

Information Builders

IDC: Who Can Benefit from SAP HANA Database and S/4HANA on Power?
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this IDC report, receive an introduction to Power, and how it works with HANA and S/4HANA to help businesses achieve performance improvements and strong ROI.
Posted: 27 Feb 2017 | Published: 27 Feb 2017

IBM

Deliver the Flexibility, Resilience, and Performance Needed to Support Demanding SAP HANA Workloads
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: By implementing SAP HANA, organizations can realize higher memory bandwidth to help deliver critical applications when they need them. Discover more ways to meet the unique requirements of SAP HANA.
Posted: 24 Feb 2017 | Published: 24 Feb 2017

IBM

How SAP HANA Helps Clients Quickly Restore Business-Critical Operations
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper presents an evaluation of how the SAP HANA in-memory database improves cold start performance. Discover an analysis of the performance of SAP HANA in accelerating cold starts to ensure business-critical systems are available.
Posted: 24 Feb 2017 | Published: 24 Feb 2017

IBM

Lower Storage Costs and Comparable Performance Justify Migrating to SAP HANA Sooner
sponsored by Pure Storage
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to discover how to ease the burden of SAP HANA migration and realize full HANA performance by deploying SAP Dynamic Tiering on an all-flash converged infrastructure (CI). Inside, discover a cost-savings and performance comparison for this infrastructure against that of traditional SAP systems, and more.
Posted: 22 Feb 2017 | Published: 22 Feb 2017

Pure Storage

Drive Deeper Insights across Data with SQL Server 2016
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Explore how SQL Server 2016 can help drive deeper insights into big data from both relational and non-relational sources, in the cloud and on-premise. Discover how SQL Server 2016 helps you store data in more formats at scale, open up data access, provide predictive analytics, and share insights on-premise, via the web, and through mobile devices.
Posted: 20 Feb 2017 | Published: 30 Jun 2016

Microsoft

Managing Your Oracle Database Licenses
sponsored by Snow Software
WHITE PAPER: This paper introduces the basic principles of managing and optimizing the licensing of Oracle databases. Read on to uncover key components of a successful Oracle software asset management (SAM) strategy, and tips for using the intelligence provided by SAM technologies to reduce both the likelihood and cost of an Oracle audit.
Posted: 17 Feb 2017 | Published: 17 Feb 2017

Snow Software

This Express Cloud Service Can Help You Make Database Administration Easy
sponsored by Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
WHITE PAPER: As your enterprise grows, your DB needs to grow with it. Moving your DB into a flexible cloud environment seems to be a good idea, but patching and upgrading can still be a laborious and expensive process. Explore how the cloud can help you eliminate DB management complexities and support cost savings.
Posted: 20 Jan 2017 | Published: 20 Jan 2017

Oracle Corporation UK Ltd

Why Smart Organizations are Transforming Their Oracle Technology Platforms
sponsored by Cintra/Oracle
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, explore the problem many legacy-based companies are having keeping up with cloud-native enterprises, as well as learn some ways in which Oracle technologies could help even the playing field. Discover 4 distinct challenges facing older companies, and an enterprise-wide technology strategy focused around an agile Oracle database
Posted: 07 Nov 2016 | Published: 07 Nov 2016

Cintra/Oracle

Traditional SQL Databases' Scalability Issues and Overcoming Them
sponsored by Clustrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores some of the issues most SQL databases have when it comes to growth. Learn about common workarounds that these databases use to avoid their inability to scale effectively, and discover a fast new DB with high availability that has no trouble with scalability.
Posted: 28 Oct 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2015

Clustrix

Bringing A New Approach to Scale-Out RDBMS For An Internet-Connected World
sponsored by Clustrix
WHITE PAPER: Use this white paper to learn how ClustrixDB (a horizontally designed SQL database) can help improve your DB performance by bringing your queries to the data instead of brining your data to the queries. Discover how you can easily scale-out your database by adding extra nodes and improve your analytics speeds with parallel processing.
Posted: 28 Oct 2016 | Published: 23 Oct 2015

Clustrix

5 Ways to Cut Spending on Oracle Databases
sponsored by Snow Software
WHITE PAPER: This guide covers five cost-saving initiatives for Oracle products. Learn all of these initiatives and you can save up to 30% on your Oracle database licensing costs.
Posted: 11 Oct 2016 | Published: 31 Aug 2016

Snow Software

Increase Server Performance and Productivity
sponsored by Dell EMC and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This brief provides ideas on how you can refresh your old servers before your competition does. Learn how the economic and performance benefits of updating your servers on a regular basis can dramatically outweigh the time, cost, and effort of doing so.
Posted: 05 Dec 2016 | Published: 05 Dec 2016

Dell EMC and Intel®

Scaling SQL Server to New Limits
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: To avoid delays in reporting and responsiveness, learn how to turn transaction processing into a core differentiator. Discover ways the SQL Server 2016 release focuses on enhancing mission-critical performance, allowing you to empower analytics through deeper insights across data the cloud.
Posted: 02 Nov 2016 | Published: 02 Nov 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

The Data Explosion: A Guide to Oracle's Data Management Cloud Services
sponsored by Oracle
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn about Oracle's cloud-based database program that is highly scalable – giving you the ability to adapt your DB as IoT data becomes critical to businesses. Discover how you can build, deploy, and scale applications on your terms, simplify data management, and enable proactive analytics to gain actionable insights.
Posted: 31 Oct 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2016

Oracle

Database in the Cloud: Discover More About Database as a Service
sponsored by Oracle
WHITE PAPER: Learn about the Oracle Database Cloud Service. Discover its unique characteristics, like the ability to scale workloads across multiple database instances, a secure private network that remains flexible enough to open network ports when needed, integration with familiar SQL Loader, and more.
Posted: 28 Oct 2016 | Published: 21 Oct 2015

Oracle

Oracle Database Cloud: Scale Fast. Simplify Now.
sponsored by Oracle
WHITE PAPER: Use this white paper to discover how Oracle Database Cloud Service can not only help you to easily migrate from a legacy server to your new DBaaS, but also grants you access to a built-in backup program to help your protect your data.
Posted: 28 Oct 2016 | Published: 28 Oct 2016

Oracle

Transcript: Scale SQL Server for Mission Critical Apps Like Never Before
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: It's time to modernize your core mission-critical business processing environment. Read on to explore ways you can balance the needs of your apps, power your mission critical apps, analyze in real-time, and more.
Posted: 13 Oct 2016 | Published: 13 Oct 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Unified Infrastructure Management for Databases: An Overview
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Discover unified database infrastructure management that delivers comprehensive monitoring across multiple database servers, as well as will uncover performance bottlenecks. Access now to ensure database integrity with a solution that supports Oracle, IBM DB2, SQL Server, Sybase, and IBM Informix.
Posted: 23 Sep 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

CA Technologies

Deploying the Right Document-Oriented Database for You
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access a comparison of some of the available deployment options for document-oriented databases. Make the best choice for your current architecture by exploring important considerations like data sovereignty and open source options.
Posted: 01 Jul 2016 | Published: 31 Mar 2015

IBM

Learn How to Choose the Right Database for the Job
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn about the process of selecting and deploying the right multi-database solution for you. Uncover 7 types of open source databases and tools. Plus, gain access to a complimentary 30-day trial of IBM's Compose Enterprise multi-DB toolkit.
Posted: 29 Jun 2016 | Published: 29 Jun 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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