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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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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

Big Data, Big Sales: Effective Data Management for Retailers
sponsored by Hortonworks
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to discover how retail businesses effectively store, manage, and analyze their data.
Posted: 22 Jan 2015 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

Hortonworks

Putting the Data Lake to Work - A Guide to Best Practices
sponsored by Hortonworks
WHITE PAPER: Learn more about the concept of data lakes, and the next generation of data systems built to master new big data challenges to help you understand the best practices for amplifying existing investments and creating new business value.
Posted: 22 Jan 2015 | Published: 30 Apr 2014

Hortonworks

Telcos and Cable Companies Use Hortonworks for Service, Security and Sales
sponsored by Hortonworks
WHITE PAPER: Read more to find out about how one platform boasts easy data storage and processing for telecommunications and cable companies at a price to meet their budgets.
Posted: 22 Jan 2015 | Published: 31 Aug 2014

Hortonworks

Hadoop Accelerates Earnings Growth in Banking and Insurance
sponsored by Hortonworks
WHITE PAPER: Explore this white paper to find out more about how one platform can increase data processing speeds with ease for many common types of financial data.
Posted: 22 Jan 2015 | Published: 31 Aug 2014

Hortonworks

IBM Cloudant: The Do-More NoSQL Data Layer
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to learn about a fully managed database-as-a-service approach that enables applications and their developers to be more agile. You'll learn how this approach provides a NoSQL data layer, delivered as a fully managed service, liberating developers from the cost, complexity, and risk of do-it-yourself data later solutions.
Posted: 19 Jan 2015 | Published: 19 Jan 2015

IBM

The Value of Managing Data with Hadoop
sponsored by Hortonworks
WHITE PAPER: Find out how Hadoop can help you manage new and old data sources including: social media activity, clickstream data, web logs, financial transactions, videos, and text.
Posted: 15 Jan 2015 | Published: 30 Jun 2013

Hortonworks

What You Really Want From Infrastructure Management
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Explore this brief white paper to learn about a system that gives you unified visualization into your infrastructure, software, and apps. Discover how you can gain a customizable single-pain-of-glass view in a simple interface to ensure systems uptime.
Posted: 26 Dec 2014 | Published: 22 Sep 2014

CA Technologies.

Cost-Effective Strategies for Accelerating Database Performance
sponsored by EMC Corporation
WHITE PAPER: As businesses attempt to accelerate database performance and assess new challenges awaiting the future IT landscape, you need to make sure that you properly analyze and focus on the key factors that affect system performance and agility. So, how do you do it? Consult the following white paper to find out now.
Posted: 15 Dec 2014 | Published: 15 Dec 2014

EMC Corporation

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

Extending Role Security in Analysis Services for SQL Server
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: This step-by-step guide describes a method that allows users to extend role security in Analysis Services for SQL Server.
Posted: 20 Jan 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

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

Creating SANLess Microsoft SQL Server Failover Cluster Instances with SIOS DataKeeper Cluster Edition and Fusion-io
sponsored by SIOS Technology Corp
WHITE PAPER: Deploying a failover cluster instance (FCI) architecture for your SQL Server database requires expensive shared storage for data files and backups. This resource introduces an alternative to storage area networks (SANs) that provides the availability benefit of an FCI – without the high price tag.
Posted: 11 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

SIOS Technology Corp

Introduction to Apache Cassandra
sponsored by DataStax
WHITE PAPER: The following white paper provides an overview of Cassandra and details how it differs from traditional database solutions. Uncover how this massively scalable NoSQL database offers more than just a solution to data, and most importantly, learn if this solution is right for you and your organization.
Posted: 11 Dec 2013 | Published: 11 Dec 2013

DataStax

Big data, big potential: Find analytics success with the right database foundation
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this resource, learn how the right database foundation can help your organization facilitate real-time analytics and capitalize on the full potential of big data.
Posted: 10 Dec 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

IBM

Oracle GoldenGate 12c Release 1 New Features Overview
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper today to learn more about expert database solutions that can improve businesses' ability to manage transactional processing in complex and critical environments.
Posted: 15 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

Oracle Corporation

The Backbone for Enterprise Cloud-Ready Database Platform
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This resource introduces a shared infrastructure designed for remote and small office environments, and discusses its usage as a Microsoft SQL Server database platform.
Posted: 12 Nov 2013 | Published: 30 Jun 2013

Dell and Microsoft

Delivering value with IBM i on IBM PureFlex and Flex System
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper describes expert systems that can help reduce management complexity. Read on to explore more and determine how your organizations' needs can best be met with the right systems.
Posted: 07 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 Aug 2013

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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