√2011-08-24-CourseOverview

√2011-08-24-CourseOverview - Introduction to...

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Introduction to Database Systems CS4320/CS5320 CS4320/CS5320, Fall 2011 1 Instructor: Johannes Gehrke http://www.cs.cornell.edu/johannes johannes@cs.cornell.edu CS4320/4321: Introduction to Database Systems How does Wal-Mart manage its 200 TB data warehouse? What is the database technology behind eBay’s CS4320/CS5320, Fall 2011 2 website? How do you build an Oracle 11i, IBM DB2 or Microsoft SQL Server database? How do build a search engine? CS4320/4321: Introduction to Database Systems • Underlying theme: How do I build a data management system? • CS4320 will deal with the underlying concepts CS4320/CS5320, Fall 2011 3 • No programming assignments • CS4321 will be the practicum • Build components of a small database system (C++ programming)
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CS4320 Course Information • Information is one of the most valuable resources in this information age • How do we effectively and efficiently manage this CS4320/CS5320, Fall 2011 4 information? • Relational database management systems • Dominant data management paradigm today • Search engines •Ub iqu i tous today • 100+ billion dollar a year industry • You will see this in the job market! Topics • The relational model, SQL, normalization • Database internals (index structures, query processing, query optimization, transaction CS4320/CS5320, Fall 2011 5 management, recovery) • MapReduce and Hadoop • NoSQL movement • Exercises using a real database system Prerequisites •Courses • CS2110 (Computers and Programming)
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People • Instructor • Johannes Gehrke •TAs CS4320/CS5320, Fall 2011 7 • Tuan Cao, Qiming Fang, Keonseo Park, Ben Sowell, Wenlei Xie Access to Instructor and TAs • Office hours • Fridays, 1:15-2:3pm. • TA mailing list
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