12. Databases

  1. Michael Moorhouse1 and
  2. Paul Barry2

Published Online: 8 JUN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0470020571.ch12

Bioinformatics Biocomputing and Perl: An Introduction to Bioinformatics Computing Skills and Practice

Bioinformatics Biocomputing and Perl: An Introduction to Bioinformatics Computing Skills and Practice

How to Cite

Moorhouse, M. and Barry, P. (2004) Databases, in Bioinformatics Biocomputing and Perl: An Introduction to Bioinformatics Computing Skills and Practice, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470020571.ch12

Author Information

  1. 1

    Post-Doctoral Worker from Erasmus MC, The Netherlands

  2. 2

    Department of Computing and Networking, Institute of Technology, Carlow, Ireland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 8 JUN 2005
  2. Published Print: 26 MAY 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470853313

Online ISBN: 9780470020579

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Keywords:

  • databases;
  • descriptive name;
  • Relational Database Management Systems (RDBMS);
  • database system;
  • Enterprise database systems;
  • Structured Query Language;
  • Database Definition Language (DDL);
  • Data Manipulation Language (DML)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled

  • Introducing Databases

  • Available Database Systems

  • SQL: the Language of Databases

  • A Database Case Study: MER

  • Where to from Here

  • The Maxims Repeated