Principles of Database Management

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There are 14 videos included in this web lecture series of Prof. dr. Bart Baesens: Introduction to Database Management Systems. Prof. dr. Bart Baesens holds a PhD in Applied Economic Sciences from KU Leuven University (Belgium). He is currently an associate professor at KU Leuven, and a guest lecturer at the University of Southampton (United Kingdom). He has done extensive research on data mining and its applications. For more information, visit http://www.dataminingapps.com.   In this lecture series, the fundamental concepts behind databases, database technology, database management systems and data models are explained. Discussed topics entail: applications, definitions, file based vs. databased data management approaches, the elements of database systems and the advantages of database design.  Separate URLs are provided for each lecture in this series, found on the YouTube lecture series page.  

 

Authoring Person(s) Name: 
Bart Baesens
Authoring Organization(s) Name: 
KU Leuven
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Standard YouTube License
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No fee
Primary language(s) in which the learning resource was originally published or made available: 
English
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Data management
Data storage
Database design
Database models
Organizing data
Published / Broadcast: 
Monday, September 7, 2015
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Last modified on October 2, 2015
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Contact Person(s): 
Bart Baesens
Contact Organization(s): 
KU Leuven
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Instruction - detailed information about aspects or processes related to data management.
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Target Audience - intended audience for which the learning resource was created: 
Data manager
Data policymaker
Data professional
Graduate student
Librarian
Software engineer
Undergraduate student
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More than 1 Week