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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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This Express Cloud Service Can Help You Make Database Administration Easy
sponsored by Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
WHITE PAPER: Discover how you can help manage your small or medium sized database in the cloud with a new technology ideal for supporting development, testing, and evaluation environments. In this white paper learn how you can provide drag-and-drop migration from legacy storage to the cloud, enable rapid development of web apps, and more.
Posted: 20 Jan 2017 | Published: 20 Jan 2017

Oracle Corporation UK Ltd

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®

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

How ClustrixDB RDBMS Scales Writes and Reads: Distributed Relational Database Architecture: An Overview
sponsored by Clustrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how ClustrixDB, a distributed SQL-compatible database, is able to natively scale-out a clustered transactional database, providing high availability and fault tolerance. Learn how to automate the healthy distribution of data, and optimize queries.
Posted: 28 Oct 2016 | Published: 25 Oct 2016

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

Flex Up and Flex Down for Seasonal Demand
sponsored by Clustrix
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover a distributed SQL database that is designed to seamlessly scale horizontally by adding cores and servers. This enables the system to distribute load and data across a cluster of nodes dynamically while being a single logical database.
Posted: 21 Oct 2016 | Published: 01 Oct 2016

Clustrix

A Better Way to Handle Seasonal Spikes With an Adjusted DB Workflow
sponsored by Clustrix
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how ClustrixDB can temporarily adjust your database capacity to provide what you need to keep up with the holiday rush and keep money coming into your pocket.
Posted: 19 Oct 2016 | Published: 19 Oct 2016

Clustrix

Capacity Planning for SAP Systems on AWS
sponsored by UXC Oxygen and Amazon Web Services
WHITE PAPER: Capacity planning for SAP systems on AWS is a complex task with many aspects to take into consideration. Discover ways to fine-tune your SAP systems to the specific needs of an AWS platform while minimizing future investments.
Posted: 23 Aug 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2015

UXC Oxygen and Amazon Web Services

Economic Analysis of Microsoft SQL Server: Cost Savings, Business Benefits, and More
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: In this Forrester report, learn how Microsoft SQL Server 2014 and 2012 can help companies reduce management and resource costs, drive incremental revenue from improved performance and reliability of systems, and improve IT and end-user productivity.
Posted: 25 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2014

Microsoft

SQL Server In-Memory OLTP Vs. Columnstore: A Comparison
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: In this in-depth white paper, learn about SQL Server in-memory online transactional processing (OLTP) and SQL Server in-memory Columnstore, and gain an overview of in-memory technologies from SAP, Oracle, and IBM. Plus, discover how these programs compare to one another, and learn about myths currently surrounding SQL Server in-memory technology.
Posted: 25 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 May 2015

Microsoft

Achieving Mission-Critical Application Performance with Your Database
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how you can achieve mission-critical application performance, as well as stability, security, availability, and the ability to use data to gain business insights using SQL Server.
Posted: 22 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Microsoft

Orlin & Cohen Orthopedic Group Benefits from a 24x7 Managed Electronic Medical Records Database Architecture
sponsored by Cintra/Oracle
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how Orlin & Cohen overcame the challenges its legacy Windows-based Oracle standard Edition architecture and upgraded to an enterprise-class platform. Learn how they accomplished this without the typical cost and complexity associated with enterprise architecture but still gained high performance and reduced risk.
Posted: 07 Apr 2016 | Published: 07 Apr 2016

Cintra/Oracle

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

Why NoSQL? Your Database Options in the New Non-Relational World
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Today, many people are considering NoSQL databases to handle the rise in data types, data access, and data availability needs. Uncover key facts about the different types of NoSQL databases. Plus, learn 5 reasons for choosing NoSQL like flexibility and availability.
Posted: 28 Jun 2016 | Published: 30 Apr 2016

IBM

Database on Cloud: Fast, Simple, Economical, and Secure
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This data sheet explores databases available on demand as a cloud service. Designed with security in mind, you'll uncover the variety of advantages from leveraging this nontraditional approach to database management.
Posted: 21 Jun 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2015

IBM

Reach New Performance Heights with Cloud Data Warehousing
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Discover a high performance cloud data warehouse service that can enable simple and fast information management, analytics, and business intelligence operations in the cloud. Explore how your enterprise can manipulate and analyze data without the added complexity of network cluster maintenance and database management.
Posted: 21 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2015

IBM

Data Engine for NoSQL: Get Faster, Get Larger and Get More Scalable
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores 3 technologies designed to work together to address the scaling issues of typical NoSQL deployments and increase the value of your database. Learn how you can leverage APIs for direct access to your enterprise data.
Posted: 21 Jun 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2015

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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