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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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NetworkIP Supports Expansion with IBM Informix and System x
sponsored by IBM
CASE STUDY: With phased upgrades to IBM Informix Dynamic Server 10 and 11.5, and migration to IBM System x hardware, NetworkIP improved services levels and disaster recovery while reducing maintenance costs for its Carrier-Grade SaaS Platform.
Posted: 23 Nov 2010 | Published: 23 Nov 2010

IBM

Linux Made Easy: Migrating From Unix
sponsored by Red Hat & IBM
WHITE PAPER: Organizations are considering migrating to Linux to receive dramatic cost reductions, as well as increased stability, security, uptime, and availability. Red Hat® Network Satellite helps to make the migration from a proprietary UNIX environment—and acceptance of Linux...
Posted: 22 Nov 2010 | Published: 22 Nov 2010

Red Hat & IBM

IT Briefing: Breakthrough economics for your business: DB2 pureScale & Smart Analytics Systems on IBM servers powered by Intel Xeon processors
sponsored by IBM and Intel
IT BRIEFING: IT needs tools that deliver real-time information that informs the interactions of people, processes and applications throughout the enterprise. In this IT Briefing, Intel and IBM systems experts Mitch Shults, Jim Lawrie, and Paul Awad discuss analytical and transactional solutions that drive faster and smarter business decisions.
Posted: 27 Oct 2010 | Published: 27 Oct 2010

IBM and Intel

Oracle Database 11g Product Family (Spanish version)
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WEBCAST: Read this white paper to get an overview of the Oracle Database family of products and learn how you can transform your business, budgets, and service levels with Oracle Database 11g Release 2.
Posted: 25 Oct 2010 | Premiered: Sep 25, 2009

Oracle Corporation

Oracle Database 11g Product Family
sponsored by Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to get an overview of the Oracle Database family of products and learn how you can transform your business, budgets, and service levels with Oracle Database 11g Release 2.
Posted: 22 Oct 2010 | Published: 16 Sep 2009

Oracle Corporation UK Ltd

Consider Oracle Standard Edition to Reduce Database Management System Costs
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Is your company spending too much on Oracle database management licensing and maintenance solutions? Discover a way your organization can save money on database management and licensing. Read this Gartner report, compliments of Quest Software, today.
Posted: 12 Oct 2010 | Published: 12 Oct 2010

Dell Software

Advance Beyond the Barriers of Your Legacy Computing Infrastructure
sponsored by Sybase
WHITE PAPER: For customers running Sybase ASE 12.5 on Solaris 8, the long-planned end of support for that platform means that they must move their workloads to a new environment or face special support contracts. Moving to HP infrastructure brings immediate payback through lower support costs and reduction in power and cooling requirements.
Posted: 30 Sep 2010 | Published: 30 Sep 2010

Sybase

E-Guide: Expert tips for evaluating an upgrade to SQL Server 2008 R2
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
EGUIDE: Before upgrading to SQL Server 2008 R2, there are a few things you need to know to determine if an upgrade is the right decision for your company. This expert e-guide from SearchSQLServer.com details how to evaluate the ROI of a SQL Server 2008 R2 upgrade.
Posted: 09 Sep 2010 | Published: 09 Sep 2010

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Postgres Plus 8.4 vs. MySQL 5.5: Feature Comparison and Commentary
sponsored by EnterpriseDB Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This paper compares Postgres Plus Standard Server and Postgres Plus Advanced Server 8.4 against MySQL 5.5. The comparison is broken down into a number of sections with a short commentary following each section. Read on to learn how the Postgres Plus 8.4 stacks up against MySQL 5.5 on all the above topics and learn which one comes out on top.
Posted: 01 Sep 2010 | Published: 01 Sep 2010

EnterpriseDB Corporation

Ovum Technology Review of Vertica’s Analytic Database
sponsored by Vertica Systems
WHITE PAPER: Column-based databases can be slow deleting and updating data. Vertica’s Analytic Database is designed specifically for storing and querying large datasets. Vertica’s differentiator is that it combines a columnar database engine with MPP and shared-nothing architecture, aggressive data-compression rates, and high availability.
Posted: 16 Jul 2010 | Published: 16 Jul 2010

Vertica Systems

How Pink OTC Markets Cuts Reporting Time and Operating Costs with a Market Data Warehouse Built on Vertica and Syncsort
sponsored by Vertica Systems
WHITE PAPER: Learn how Pink OTC Market Inc., the third largest U.S. equity trading marketing place,  built a highly available and reliable (no downtime in a year of production use) data warehouse using Vertica's Analytic DBMS that cost-effectively stores billions of records and scales easily by simply adding CPUs without incurring additional licensing fees.
Posted: 16 Jul 2010 | Published: 16 Jul 2010

Vertica Systems

What You Need to Know About SQL Server 2008 Community Technology Preview 5
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft SQL
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper for a discussion of the Community Technology Preview (CTP) process, and the CTP5 incarnation specifically. This paper examines mission-critical features, enterprise management features, database data and programmability, and new business intelligence features.
Posted: 12 Jul 2010 | Published: 15 Jan 2008

Dell and Microsoft SQL

Video: Oracle Active Data Guard
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
VIDEO: Watch this brief video for an informative explanation of how Oracle Active Data Guard makes better use of the standby database to complement the functionality of the production database and significantly increase software and hardware return on investment.
Posted: 30 Jun 2010 | Premiered: 30 Jun 2010

Oracle Corporation

Introducing Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2
sponsored by Microsoft
EBOOK: Learn about all of the exciting enhancements and new capabilities engineered into SQL Server 2008 R2 that will have a positive impact on your applications, ranging from improvements in operation to those in management.
Posted: 25 Jun 2010 | Published: 25 Jun 2010

Microsoft

SQL Anywhere: Industry-leading database management and data movement technologies built for frontline environments
sponsored by Sybase, an SAP company
DATA SHEET: SQL Anywhere® is a comprehensive package providing data management and data movement technologies that enable the rapid development and deployment of database-powered applications. SQL Anywhere offers enterprise caliber databases that scale from 64-bit servers with thousands of users down to small handheld devices.
Posted: 18 Jun 2010 | Published: 18 Jun 2010

Sybase, an SAP company

SQL Anywhere v11.0.1 Developer Edition
sponsored by Sybase, an SAP company
SOFTWARE DOWNLOAD: Addresses need for high reliability and data sync to multiple device platforms. Avoids need for a DBA, and reduces development effort by simplifying performance optimisation and back end connectivity. Works with standard development tools and languages.
Posted: 18 Jun 2010 | Premiered: 18 Jun 2010

Sybase, an SAP company

Breaking the Disk Barrier: In-Memory Databases
sponsored by Sybase, an SAP company
WEBCAST: In-memory database technology is emerging as a key means of boosting performance in mainstream IT applications. Carl Olofson from IDC discusses how an in-memory database strategy can provide better high speed, high volume data management for your applications. ASE's new In-memory Databases Option is also described. Watch this webcast to learn more.
Posted: 15 Jun 2010 | Premiered: Jun 15, 2010

Sybase, an SAP company

Breaking the Disk Barrier with In-Memory DBMS Technology: Sybase Adds a Big Performance Boost for ASE 15.5
sponsored by Sybase, an SAP company
ANALYST REPORT: This paper discusses the growing need for high-performance database management, without disrupting applications and the operations of the datacenter. It discusses issues of performance versus durability and how an in-memory database strategy can be used to provide better high-speed, high-volume data management without sacrificing data integrity.
Posted: 15 Jun 2010 | Published: 15 Jun 2010

Sybase, an SAP company

Leveraging Dell/EMC Storage with Enterprise Flash Drives for Oracle Deployments
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WEBCAST: This presentation describes the use of enterprise flash drives in Oracle environments and Dell/EMC storage arrays.
Posted: 04 May 2010 | Premiered: Mar 15, 2010

Dell, Inc.

Business Intelligence on a Budget: Is Software as a Service Business Intelligence right for your organization?
sponsored by Indicee
WHITE PAPER: With no upfront cost and minimal effort required for set up, SaaS BI solutions are ideal for small to mid-sized businesses, for addressing specific business needs or when few IT resources are available. SaaS BI solutions quickly provide access to critical reporting and analysis without the time needed for a full-blown on-premise BI implementation.
Posted: 05 Apr 2010 | Published: 05 Apr 2010

Indicee

MIS Saves Bank 30 Percent Man Hours and Substantial Operational Cost in First Year
sponsored by Microsoft Corporation India Pvt Ltd
CASE STUDY: Read this case study to learn how Microsoft SQL Server 2008 gave Lakshmi Vilas Bank a competitive edge by speeding up the rate at which the bank provides information to internal stakeholders, customers and government departments.
Posted: 30 Mar 2010 | Published: 01 Aug 2009

Microsoft Corporation India Pvt Ltd

Extract Data from the Cube
sponsored by Microsoft Corporation India Pvt Ltd
WEBCAST: In this webcast, you will learn how to extract multidimensional data from the cube, once the cube is ready. Amit Bansal will show you various tools and techniques to extract data from the cube using Excel 2007, SQL Server Reporting Services & MDX scripting.
Posted: 30 Mar 2010 | Premiered: Mar 30, 2010

Microsoft Corporation India Pvt Ltd

Replication for Dummies
sponsored by Sybase, an SAP company
EBOOK: IT organizations face many data challenges. Data distribution rates and the quantity of data that consumers use is expanding exponentially in the global marketplace. Read this e-book to gain an understanding of the Sybase Replication Server and learn a series of best practices to consider when implementing a database replication strategy.
Posted: 08 Mar 2010 | Published: 05 Mar 2010

Sybase, an SAP company

Beyond PostgreSQL: A Look Inside Postgres Plus Advanced Server
sponsored by EnterpriseDB Corporation
WHITE PAPER: EnterpriseDB's Postgres Plus Advanced Server builds on the rock-solid PostgreSQL foundation to deliver significant value-added features not available in the community edition.
Posted: 02 Mar 2010 | Published: 02 Mar 2010

EnterpriseDB Corporation

Which Postgres is Right for Me?
sponsored by EnterpriseDB Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Discover the differences between PostgreSQL, Postgres Plus Standard Server and Postgres Plus Advanced Server and optimize your choice of open source database. You'll learn enough about the different capabilities, modules, and uses for each product to make the best Postgres choice for your organization.
Posted: 02 Mar 2010 | Published: 02 Mar 2010

EnterpriseDB 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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