Chapter Download: The design process

This chapter from the book, Designing effective database systems, by Rebecca M. Riordan, looks at the principles of relational and dimensional database design.

This chapter from the book, Designing effective database systems, by Rebecca M. Riordan, looks at the principles of relational and dimensional database design. It discusses most of the activities involved in the analysis and design of database systems, including the definition of system parameters and work processes, the conceptual database model and the database schema.

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This was last published in April 2005

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