Database Systems Course, 1st seminar
Dat4, Spring 2000
Time: February 3,
Subject: Introduction to the course and database
systems in general.
Readings: "Database System Concepts" Chapter 1.
3 per side] [handouts 6 per side]
For Your Information
Documentation of the Oracle8 DBMS that we are using in the course can be
found in the Oracle
Product Documentation Library. In particular I would like to point
your attention to the Oracle
Concept Manual that explains in details how Oracle is working internally.
Good places to start to look for database literature are the following