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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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Six Reasons to Upgrade Your Database
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to uncover 6 reasons why changing your database can help you take advantage of data and analytics innovations. Discover how your company can manage growth, gain insights, and cut costs with the right database in the era of big data.
Posted: 27 May 2015 | Published: 30 Apr 2015

IBM

How Toad™ DBA Suite for Oracle® 12.0 Complements Oracle® Enterprise Manager 12c
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Many organizations that use Oracle technologies turn to Oracle Enterprise Manager to manage clouds applications and databases, but if your organization is responsible for multiple environments with hundreds of databases as well as your oracle systems, Enterprise Manager may not be enough.
Posted: 12 May 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Dell Software

The Real World of the Database Administrator
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Discover the ways in which database administrators (DBAs) are seeking to get more valuable information out of their relational databases. Learn the top challenges facing DBAs.
Posted: 11 May 2015 | Published: 31 Mar 2015

Dell Software

Moving Apache CouchDB Data to Cloudant
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will help you discover the key benefits of DBaaS, including simplified data replication and sync with mobile devices and local data centers.
Posted: 08 May 2015 | Published: 08 May 2015

IBM

Data-2-Device: The Mobile Data Dilemma
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines how IT simplify data modeling by moving data closer to the network edge through distributed database-as-a-service (DBaaS) and why it might be a promising alternative to using API abstractions and caching mechanisms.
Posted: 08 May 2015 | Published: 08 May 2015

IBM

Solving the SQL Tuning Problem
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: To learn how your organization can tackle the SQL tuning problem access this informative white paper. Familiarize yourself with the top challenges facing internal database SQL optimizers and discover how you can solve these problems to get a better handle on your databases.
Posted: 08 May 2015 | Published: 06 Jun 2013

Dell Software

Top 10 Benchmarking Misconceptions
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Discover the top 10 benchmarking misconceptions to prevent your organization from shoddy benchmarking. Learn how to increase efficiency and effectiveness in your databases through accurate benchmarking techniques.
Posted: 08 May 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Dell Software

Achieving World-Class Collaboration
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: To discover how your organization can facilitate collaboration between your data management team access this exclusive white paper.
Posted: 06 May 2015 | Published: 06 May 2015

Dell Software

Technical Overview: Anatomy of IBM Cloudant DBaaS
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how businesses can create richer, feature-dense digital experiences for their end users by deploying the right database-as-a-service (DBaaS) solution. Inside, learn about technical requirements, deployment options, and more.
Posted: 05 May 2015 | Published: 05 May 2015

IBM

Oracle Streams to Oracle GoldenGate Migration Utility
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper learn how oracle software users can migrate to the newest platform for their data replication needs. Discover how your organization can take these tools to update your software quickly and easily.
Posted: 23 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Oracle Corporation

The Dark Data Imperative
sponsored by Informatica
WHITE PAPER: Learn how your organization can capitalize on your dark data to uncover valuable insights into your business processes in this informative white paper. Read on to get an in-depth explanation of dark data, and discover the top 4 reasons companies overlook it.
Posted: 16 Apr 2015 | Published: 16 Apr 2015

Informatica

How to Write a Compelling IT Budget Application
sponsored by Welldata
WHITE PAPER: This concise overview reveals a real-world example of how one IT manager was able to get his budget approved in just one day after weeks of failed attempts to convince his company's C-suite to approve additional funds.
Posted: 09 Apr 2015 | Published: 03 Apr 2015

Welldata

Oracle Database Backup and Recovery
sponsored by Nimble Storage
WHITE PAPER: The purpose of this technical white paper is to describe the different techniques of backup and recovery for Oracle database.
Posted: 02 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Nimble Storage

Zero to Hero: 12 Tips for Accidental DBAs
sponsored by SolarWinds, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: By staying informed, database administrators can keep on top of their job to ensure their organization's applications are running smoothly. Access this informative white paper to get 12 essential tips for DBAs.
Posted: 02 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

SolarWinds, Inc.

Introducing Amazon RDS for Aurora
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: Discover how the enhanced performance and reliability of Amazon Aurora will help AWS customers reduce performance bottlenecks in their applications. The relatively low cost of Aurora will tempt many customers to migrate workloads to this implementation of RDS.
Posted: 03 Mar 2015 | Published: 27 Feb 2015

Global Knowledge

Five steps to successful application consolidation and retirement
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Explore this white paper to gain valuable insight into processes that can streamline your application infrastructure and consolidate your data in five steps.
Posted: 26 Jan 2015 | Published: 30 Jun 2014

IBM

Choosing The Right Cloud Provider For Your MongoDB Database
sponsored by Rackspace
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource addresses 4 levels of sophistication of MongoDB cloud providers. Learn about different activities that are either performed for the developer by the MongoDB service provider, or need to be performed by the developer.
Posted: 02 Oct 2014 | Published: 05 Dec 2013

Rackspace

Unlock the Power of Microsoft SQL Server 2014
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: This technical resource examines three key new features of SQL Server 2014 that deliver mission-critical performance, faster data insights, and migration of data to the cloud.
Posted: 03 Apr 2014 | Published: 03 Apr 2014

Global Knowledge

Simplified Sybase development and database management
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: This resource addresses an intelligent and systematic approach to managing your Sybase environment. Inside, learn about the key advantages to 5 different models.
Posted: 19 May 2014 | Published: 05 Mar 2014

Dell Software

Modernize your database management system for big data
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: At the heart of any successful big data initiative is a database management system (DBMS) that utilizes advanced technologies to deliver high performance, versatility, and scalability without breaking the bank.
Posted: 09 Apr 2014 | Published: 08 Apr 2014

IBM

7 must-have capabilities of big data DBMS
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Companies are rushing to invest in big data analytics tools, but many forget about the underlying infrastructure that supports their big data efforts. In this informative white paper, learn why the right database management system (DBMS) could be the key to a successful big data analytics project.
Posted: 07 Apr 2014 | Published: 28 Feb 2014

IBM

Why DBMSs Matter More than Ever in the Big Data Era
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explains the importance of having a proper database management system in the age of Big Data. A good DBMS will prove accurate data to analytics and BI systems in real time.
Posted: 21 Mar 2014 | Published: 28 Feb 2014

IBM

Case Study: Database Performance Without Sharding Headaches
sponsored by Clustrix
WHITE PAPER: This case study takes an inside look at the success that leading social discovery site Twoo.com found with the right distributed SQL database – which allowed the company to accommodate dramatic traffic growth, ease management complexity, and more.
Posted: 13 Mar 2014 | Published: 13 Mar 2014

Clustrix

Decision Maker's Cheat Sheet for Today's Hot Databases
sponsored by NuoDB Inc
WHITE PAPER: This quick guide compares the capabilities of three of today's top database management systems – MySQL, MongoDB and NuoDB.
Posted: 03 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

NuoDB Inc

Realize the Power of Connected Intelligence with Toad™ for Oracle®
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: This tech brief explores enhancements and new features of Toad for Oracle and guides you through your evaluation and use. Whether you're a veteran Toad user or new to the product, Toad's latest updates will dramatically simplify your daily tasks. Inside, find operational efficiency best practices for DBAs and development teams, and much more.
Posted: 26 Feb 2014 | Published: 26 Feb 2014

Dell 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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