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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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DBAs: Gain Greater Visibility, Faster DBs with The Right Tools
sponsored by Quest
WHITE PAPER: Today's DBAs need 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

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

Foglight® for Cross-Platform Database Performance Management
sponsored by Quest
WHITE PAPER: With database performance tuning already a costly task, how can you manage to ensure high performance and availability in cross-platform database environments? Find out how to simplify database performance monitoring, diagnostics, and management with Quest Foglight.
Posted: 09 May 2017 | Published: 09 May 2017

Quest

Get the Oracle Performance Diagnostics Capabilities You Need without Spending a Fortune
sponsored by Quest
WHITE PAPER: How can you achieve Oracle database performance tuning when diagnostics and tuning packs are simply too expensive? Learn about Quest Foglight and discover how to get the powerful monitoring, diagnostics, and workload analysis you need to maintain peak Oracle performance.
Posted: 09 May 2017 | Published: 09 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

Technology Overview: How To Manage Big Data From Today's Applications
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: The explosive growth of social applications, big data, mobile access and cloud computing is changing the way applications are developed. As a result, unstructured data is becoming more prevalent, which can be problematic for traditional DBs. Learn about using Mongo DB and IBM Power Systems to manage application data.
Posted: 25 Apr 2017 | Published: 25 Apr 2017

IBM

SAP HANA & Virtualization: How To Encourage Full Production Support
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: SAP landscapes are often deployed using virtualized application servers. Recently, many are encouraged to migrate to SAP's database platform of the future: SAP HANA. But HANA has limitations of its own. Learn about how you can encourage full production support by deploying Cisco, a platform for SAP landscapes.
Posted: 11 Apr 2017 | Published: 01 Jan 2017

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Data Replication and Oracle Databases: Top 5 Reasons to Choose SharePlex
sponsored by Quest
WHITE PAPER: This white paper takes a closer look at SharePlex, one of your options for data replication in Oracle environments. Uncover the top 5 reasons for considering SharePlex and learn how to optimize database management with a comprehensive and scalable strategy.
Posted: 11 Apr 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Quest

Make Data Manageable by Leveraging Managed Database Services
sponsored by Data Intensity
WHITE PAPER: If your DBA team is stretched thin trying to juggle daily performance issues, you may want to consider adding the expertise and bandwidth of a managed services provider (MSP). Discover how to leverage database managed services that support a variety of technologies from Oracle to SQL Server to enhance performance and unburden your DBAs.
Posted: 06 Apr 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Data Intensity

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

Oracle Database Appliance Evolves as an Enterprise Private Cloud Building Block
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In this report, tech research group Wikibon explores trends in Oracle's appliance strategy and how it fits in with private cloud. Learn how Oracle is providing automation orchestration and ability to deploy self-service, enabling virtualization of server and storage, and more.
Posted: 04 Apr 2017 | Published: 05 Jan 2016

Oracle Corporation

A Database Appliance that is Simple, Optimized, and Affordable
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper for 3 key tips on better DBA efficiency, plus 6 ways organizations can make better use of data through an appliance.
Posted: 03 Apr 2017 | Published: 03 Apr 2017

Oracle Corporation

Compare Database Platforms: Build vs. Buy
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In this infographic, you'll get a side-by-side comparison of what buying and building a database platform entails. Learn how both methods stack up.
Posted: 28 Mar 2017 | Published: 28 Mar 2017

Oracle Corporation

Oracle Database Systems: An Overview
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Organizations of all sizes and types find it difficult, time consuming, and risky to deploy robust database environments. The Oracle Database Appliance can enable quick deployment and maintenance. Receive an introduction to the Oracle Database Appliance, and explore a variety of use cases.
Posted: 27 Mar 2017 | Published: 27 Mar 2017

Oracle Corporation

A Database Appliance for Every Organization
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In this infographic, you'll get an overview of a purpose-built appliance for your Oracle database. Get details on performance, consolidation, and availability.
Posted: 24 Mar 2017 | Published: 24 Mar 2017

Oracle Corporation

IDC on Digital Transformation: Run Your DB on the Right Infrastructure
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the digital transformation journey that organizations are going through today. Discover a roadmap on one- or two-socket servers for digital transformation.
Posted: 23 Mar 2017 | Published: 31 Jan 2017

IBM

How To Keep Your Oracle Databases Performing In Top Form: Lab Review
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Databases are the lifeline of your businesses – so it's no surprise that performance is always top-of-mind. In this lab review from Enterprise Strategy Group, understand DB performance challenges to look out for, and learn how the Oracle SPARC M7 processor tested with an in-memory database performance.
Posted: 23 Mar 2017 | Published: 01 Dec 2015

Oracle Corporation

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


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

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

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
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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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