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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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Managing your Oracle Database Licenses
sponsored by Snow Software
WHITE PAPER: You cannot overestimate the value of your Oracle database, so it is important that you understand every aspect of it. Access this white paper to gain an understanding of key components of a successful software asset management strategy as well as common mistakes.
Posted: 25 Feb 2016 | Published: 25 Feb 2016

Snow Software

The Total Economic Impact of SQL Server
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Access this TechTarget e-guide and you'll receive tips on the building blocks of simple and effective SQL Server Administration, including inspecting error logs, verifying scheduled jobs, verifying all server instances are up and more.
Posted: 04 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2014

Microsoft

SQL Server Comparison: In-Memory Features
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This technical white paper examines the key components of in-memory capabilities. Discover where in-memory technology in SQL Server stands in comparison to others.
Posted: 03 Feb 2016 | Published: 29 May 2015

Microsoft

Best Practice Guide: Information Lifecycle Management
sponsored by Cintra/Oracle
WHITE PAPER: This resource explains how to conquer the challenge of data deluge through an Information Lifecycle Management (ILM) plan and examines how combining your ILM strategy with tiered storage architecture can unleash better customer experiences, cost savings, and greater business agility.
Posted: 26 Jan 2016 | Published: 26 Jan 2015

Cintra/Oracle

6 Patterns of Big Data & Analytics Adoption
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Access this research report to discover the importance of information architecture in your big data analytics. Learn 6 patterns of big data analytics adoption that prove the importance of information architecture.
Posted: 21 Jan 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2015

Oracle Corporation

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

A Guide to Easing Your Big Data and Hadoop Management
sponsored by Rackspace
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will discover how to reap the benefits of big data without getting bogged down in deployment, optimization and maintenance challenges—by utilizing a big data management platform. Read on key into Hadoop management challenges and how to overcome them.
Posted: 17 Feb 2016 | Published: 17 Feb 2016

Rackspace

Minimize TCO, Maximize Operational Efficiencies for SAP
sponsored by Attunity
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover how you can minimize the resources, and time required to manage, support, and secure data across SAP environments.
Posted: 19 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Attunity

Redis: Fast, Scalable, Reliable, Fully Managed
sponsored by Rackspace
WHITE PAPER: While Redis specializes in quickly retrieving data, doing so requires the appropriate data structure types, all optimized for each specific use case. Redis is still a developing technology. Access this white paper to see how to create a fast, scalable, and maintainable environment.
Posted: 01 Dec 2015 | Published: 01 Dec 2015

Rackspace

MongoDB Environment: Ensure Speed, Scalablity, and Reliability
sponsored by Rackspace
WHITE PAPER: Ensuring the optimal platform and database architecture for a growing MongoDB instance requires costly expertise that is often difficult and time-consuming to find and retain. Access this white paper for a look into one possible platform to make your MongoDB environment fast, scalable, and maintainable.
Posted: 01 Dec 2015 | Published: 01 Dec 2015

Rackspace

Think Before You Scale with Redis
sponsored by Rackspace
WHITE PAPER: This resource describes the release of the Instance Resize feature for Redis. Read on to uncover key considerations to keep in mind before you decide that you need a larger Redis instance.
Posted: 28 Sep 2015 | Published: 13 Aug 2015

Rackspace

Open Source Integration Software in the Enterprise
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes open source integration software and its benefits, including extensibility, stable releases, high-quality service, and more.
Posted: 25 Sep 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Red Hat

How To Enable Your Databases To Scale, Grow, and Accommodate For Your Businesses' Needs
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: IT managers are often told that they must do more with less — so how can databases be enabled to scale and grow to accommodate the demand for processing power on a budget? In this IDC paper, learn how to use shared data scale-out clusters, how and why they're important, contrasting relational database approaches, and more.
Posted: 24 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

IBM

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

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
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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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