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The 2 are very different concepts o Oracle is an example of a DBMS What Is a Database Application? o A collection of forms, reports, queries, and application programs that process a database. Forms, Reports, and Queries o Form – used to read, insert, modify, and delete database data o Report – a presentation of data in a structured, meaningful context o Queries – a request for data from a database Database Application Programs o Application programs process logic that is specific to a given business need o Application programs also enable database processing over the internet Multiuser Processing Considerations o Lost-update problem – exemplifies one of the special characteristics of multiuser database processing o Be aware of possible data conflicts when you manage business activities that involve multiuser processing
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What Is the Difference Between an Enterprise DBMS and a Personal DBMS? o Enterprise DBMS – process large organizational and workgroup databases o Personal DMBS – designed for smaller, simpler database applications
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