CS348: Information Systems
| Syllabus |
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This course covers fundamental concepts of database and information
systems. These concepts include database modeling and design,
relational databases, querying and SQL, object-based databases, XML
and web databases, data storage, transactions, database system
architectures, data mining and warehousing techniques, client/server
paradigm, middleware, ODBC, JDBC, CORBA, privacy, integrity, and
More specifically, the course covers the following topics:
Data modeling: physical, logical and conceptual data models, the