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Encyclopedia of database systems. 5 volumes. (English) Zbl 1183.68252
Springer Reference. New York, NY: Springer (ISBN 978-0-387-35544-3/hbk; 978-0-387-39940-9/ebook). lxix, 3749 p. (2009).
Publisher’s description: The multi-volume Encyclopedia of Database Systems provides easy access to relevant information on all aspects of very large databases, data management, and database systems. Over 1,300 illustrated essays and definitional entries, organized alphabetically, present basic terminology, concepts, methods and data processing algorithms, key results to date, references to the literature, and cross-references to other entries and journal articles. Topics for the Encyclopedia – including areas of current interest as well as research results of historical significance – were selected by a distinguished international advisory board and written by world class experts in the field.
The Encyclopedia of Database Systems is designed to meet the needs of researchers, professors, graduate and undergraduate students in computer science and engineering. Industry professionals such as database specialists and software developers will also benefit from this comprehensive reference.

68P15 Database theory
68-06 Proceedings, conferences, collections, etc. pertaining to computer science
00B15 Collections of articles of miscellaneous specific interest
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