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Course Detail

Course Name Advanced Database Management Systems
Course Code 15CSE333
Program B. Tech. in Computer Science and Engineering
Year Taught 2019


Unit 1

Overview of DBMS – Database design – Query processing. Data modeling – ER – EER –Object Oriented Databases – Object Relational Databases, Document oriented Databases – Background of NoSQL – XML document – Structure of XML Data – XML Document Schema – Querying and Transformation – API – Storage of XML Data – XML Applications.

Unit 2

Information Retrieval Systems, Databases – Multidimensional Indexes – Data Cubes, Grid Files, R-trees.

Unit 3

Distributed Databases – Data Distribution – Distributed Transactions, Parallel Databases – Performance measure – Parallel operations for relational operations, Information Integration – Federated Database – Data Warehouses – Mediators – Schema matching methods.

Text Books

  • Silberschatz, Korth and Sudarshan, “Database Concepts”, Sixth Edition, Tata McGraw Hill, 2010.


  • Hector Garcia-Molina, Jeff Ullman, and Jennifer Widom, “Database Systems: The Complete Book”, Pearson, 2011.
  • Niall O’Higgins, “Mongo D B and Python”, O’reilly, 2011.

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