D - Definitions

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    DAO (Data Access Objects)

    DAO (Data Access Objects) is an application program interface (API) available with Microsoft's Visual Basic that lets a programmer request access to a Microsoft Access database.

  • data aggregation

    Data aggregation is any process in which information is gathered and expressed in a summary form, for purposes such as statistical analysis.

  • data corruption

    Data corruption is the deterioration of computer data as a result of some external agent.

  • data hiding

    Data hiding is a characteristic of object-oriented programming.

  • data mart (datamart)

    A data mart is a repository of data gathered from operational data and other sources that is designed to serve a particular community of knowledge workers.

  • data mining

    Data mining is the process of sorting through large data sets to identify patterns and establish relationships to solve problems through data analysis.

  • data preprocessing

    Data preprocessing describes any type of processing performed on raw data to prepare it for another processing procedure.

  • data structure

    A data structure is a specialized format for organizing and storing data.

  • data warehouse

    A data warehouse is a central repository for all or significant parts of the data that an enterprise's various business systems collect.

  • database (DB)

    A database is a collection of information that is organized so that it can be easily accessed, managed and updated.

  • database administrator (DBA)

    (DBA is also an abbreviation for doing business as - a term sometimes used in business and legal writing.

  • database management system (DBMS)

    If the database is a file of information, then the DBMS is the file folders, the file labels and the file cabinet.

  • database normalization

    Database normalization is intrinsic to most relational database schemes. It is a process that organizes data into tables so that results are always unambiguous.

  • database replication

    Database replication is the frequent electronic copying of data from one computer or server to another so that all users share the same level of information... (Continued)

  • Database: Glossary

    This is a glossary of database-related terms.

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