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Jonathan Velez Computer Fundamentals Week 10 8/10/19 I chose to use cars.com for this assignment below are my results. How many dealers are represented in the database? All major dealerships in my surrounding area within ten miles of me appeared in the database. It also showed used car dealerships in my area as well. In total there were over 100 hits for dealerships and over seven thousand vehicle hits. How is the database used? Cars.com database is used to help a car buyer search and compare vehicles from several different dealerships across the United States. It makes it easy for a car buyer to narrow down what they are looking for and direct them to the dealer. The database also allows you to sell your vehicle as well as find service and repair shops. What criteria can be employed when querying the database? When using this database you can research a vehicle by price, color, make, model, year, miles, distance, features, dealer rating, body style, drivetrain,
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Unformatted text preview: transmission, cylinders, fuel, picture, and seller type. They also have a filter to were you can choose a dealership based on whether they will deliver the car to your house. How often is the database updated? From my online chat I was told they do it nightly based on if they have received new data to update. What are the advantages and disadvantages offered by using the database? I believe that cars.com does a very good job at making the online vehicle buying experience easy. They have a huge selection of vehicles and allows the car buyer to really narrow down on what they want to buy based on nearly every qualification one may ask for. A major advantage is that they also offer car facts reports as well as a payment calculator in order to see if the buyer can afford it. I do not see any disadvantages with this database....
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