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Although relational theory is based on relational algebra and calculus, we won’t go into any actual math or logic proofs of relational algebra, and we won’t go into a complete discourse on set theory; however, we’ll cover the foundation principles relational theory uses. We’ll concentrate on the implications set theory has for data organization in order to illustrate the solid foundation upon which relational modeling is based. We’ll then review the process of normalization and the series of rules (the tests for normalization or normal forms) by which you can test the relational nature of your data organization.

And unfortunately, because of the linage structures connecting the tables, you can’t skip a level of relationship to find data. 2007 02:07:10] Understanding Database Models the tree down through Class. You can imagine that for a large database with complex hierarchies this would be a very long path. Furthermore, because these relationship paths aren’t easy to change and new ones aren’t easy to add, these databases become rather inflexible once the database is created. However, in spite of these types of challenges, hierarchical DBMSs are still regularly used.

It emphasizes the following two points: ● First, the importance of naming in modeling. Every table must have a unique name (we hope across the enterprise but at least in the database), but meaningful names aren’t required—they’re simply helpful to those accessing and maintaining the data. Some RDBMSs allow duplicate tablenames as long as the creating owner is different, as in DB2. ● Second, the importance of choosing the data element(s) that will act as each table’s primary key. 2007 02:07:12] What Are Codd’s Rules of an RDBMS?

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