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guide to the sql standard: a user’s guide to the standard database language sql by chris j. date, yes the c.j. date.

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  • Beginning DAX with Power BI

    The SQL Pro’s Guide to Better Business Intelligence

    Attention all SQL Pros, DAX is not just for writing Excel-based formulas! Get hands-on learning and expert advice on how to use the vast capabilities of the DAX language to solve common data modeling challenges.Beginning DAX with Power BI teaches key concepts such as mapping techniques from SQL to DAX, filtering, grouping, joining, pivoting, and using temporary tables, all aimed at the SQL ... Read more

    $49.49 USD

  • The SQL Server DBA’s Guide to Docker Containers

    Agile Deployment without Infrastructure Lock-in

    Get introduced to the world of Docker containers from a SQL Server DBA’s perspective. This book explains container technology and how it can improve the deployment of your SQL Server databases without infrastructure lock-in. You will be equipped with the right technical skills to guide stakeholders in your business as they adopt and adapt to new technologies to improve time-to-market and ... Read more

    $44.99 USD

  • SQL and Relational Theory

    How to Write Accurate SQL Code

    by C.J. Date ...
    SQL is full of difficulties and traps for the unwary. You can avoid them if you understand relational theory, but only if you know how to put that theory into practice. In this book, Chris Date explains relational theory in depth, and demonstrates through numerous examples and exercises how you can apply it to your use of SQL.This third edition has been revised, extended, and improved throughout. ... Read more

    $24.49 USD

  • The Relational Database Dictionary

    A Comprehensive Glossary of Relational Terms and Concepts, with Illustrative Examples

    by C.J. Date ...
    Avoid misunderstandings that can affect the design, programming, and use of database systems. Whether you're using Oracle, DB2, SQL Server, MySQL, or PostgreSQL, The Relational Database Dictionary will prevent confusion about the precise meaning of database-related terms (e.g., attribute, 3NF, one-to-many correspondence, predicate, repeating group, join dependency), helping to ensure the success ... Read more

    $9.59 USD

  • Time and Relational Theory

    Temporal Databases in the Relational Model and SQL

    series The Morgan Kaufmann Series in Data Management Systems
    Time and Relational Theory provides an in-depth description of temporal database systems, which provide special facilities for storing, querying, and updating historical and future data. Traditionally, database management systems provide little or no special support for temporal data at all. This situation is changing because:Cheap storage enables retention of large volumes of historical data in ... Read more

    $53.09 USD

  • E. F. Codd and Relational Theory: A Detailed Review and Analysis of Codd’s Major Database Writings

    by C. J. Date ...
    E. F. Codd’s relational model of data has been described as one of the three greatest inventions of all time (the other two being agriculture and the scientific method), and his receipt of the 1981 ACM Turing Award—the top award in computer science—for inventing it was thoroughly deserved. The papers in which Codd first described his model were staggering in their originality; they had, and ... Read more

    $10.29 USD

  • The New Relational Database Dictionary

    Terms, Concepts, and Examples

    by C.J. Date ...
    No matter what DBMS you are using—Oracle, DB2, SQL Server, MySQL, PostgreSQL—misunderstandings can always arise over the precise meanings of terms, misunderstandings that can have a serious effect on the success of your database projects. For example, here are some common database terms: attribute, BCNF, consistency, denormalization, predicate, repeating group, join dependency. Do you know what ... Read more

    $19.49 USD

  • Database Design and Relational Theory

    Normal Forms and All That Jazz

    by C.J. Date ...
    What makes this book different from others on database design? Many resources on design practice do little to explain the underlying theory, and books on design theory are aimed primarily at theoreticians. In this book, renowned expert Chris Date bridges the gap by introducing design theory in ways practitioners can understand—drawing on lessons learned over four decades of experience to ... Read more

    $28.09 USD

  • Database Design and Relational Theory

    Normal Forms and All That Jazz

    by C. J. Date ...
    Create database designs that scale, meet business requirements, and inherently work toward keeping your data structured and usable in the face of changing business models and software systems.This book is about database design theory. Design theory is the scientific foundation for database design, just as the relational model is the scientific foundation for database technology in general. ... Read more

    $40.49 USD

  • Database in Depth

    Relational Theory for Practitioners

    by C.J. Date ...
    This book sheds light on the principles behind the relational model, which is fundamental to all database-backed applications--and, consequently, most of the work that goes on in the computing world today. Database in Depth: The Relational Model for Practitioners goes beyond the hype and gets to the heart of how relational databases actually work.Ideal for experienced database developers and ... Read more

    $20.19 USD

  • UML Distilled

    A Brief Guide to the Standard Object Modeling Language

    by Martin Fowler ...
    series Addison-Wesley Object Technology Series
    More than 300,000 developers have benefited from past editions of UML Distilled. This third edition is the best resource for quick, no-nonsense insights into understanding and using UML 2.0 and prior versions of the UML.Some readers will want to quickly get up to speed with the UML 2.0 and learn the essentials of the UML. Others will use this book as a handy, quick reference to the most common ... Read more

    $28.79 USD

  • SQL Server 2017 Developer’s Guide

    A professional guide to designing and developing enterprise database applications

    Build smarter and efficient database application systems for your organization with SQL Server 2017Key FeaturesBuild database applications by using the development features of SQL Server 2017Work with temporal tables to get information stored in a table at any timeUse adaptive querying to enhance the performance of your queriesBook DescriptionMicrosoft SQL Server 2017 is the next big step in the ... Read more

    $39.59 USD