CS 460 Database Technology (HWS 2017)

Important: This course is open only to MMDS students!

Course Description

The course provides an introduction to relational database systems. The course will cover the following topics:

  • Principles of data storage
  • Database query languages (SQL)
  • Relational modeling
  • Keys and normal forms
  • Hash and index structures
  • Transactions and concurrency

Lecturers

Dates and Times

  • Lecture: Wednesday, 12.00 - 13.30, Room B6 A1.04
  • Exercise: Wednesday, 13.45 - 15.15, Room B6 A1.04

 Exam Review

  • The exam review for the first and second exam from HWS2017 will take place on : Thursday, February 15th, 10am, at room B6 C1.01.

 Administrative Details

No formal registration (Portal2 or ILIAS) is required, but you are invited to join the ILIAS group.

Material and Literature

Slides:

Exercises:

Exercise solutions and additional materials will be made available in the corresponding ILIAS group.

The course will be based on the book Database System Concepts by Silberschatz et al.

 

Outline

A detailed outline will be published here soon.