Course Name: 

Advanced Database Systems (IT461)


B.Tech (IT)


Programme Specific Electives (PSE)

Credits (L-T-P): 



Basic concepts, Buffer management, Query optimization, Selectivity estimation, Concurrency control, Recovery, Database tuning, Distributed databases– principles, architecture, design, query processing, transaction management, Replication, Web databases, Current trends in database system.


M. Tamer Özsu, Principles of Distributed Database Systems, Prentice Hall, 1999.
Ceri S and Pelagatti G, Distributed databases: Principles and Systems, McGraw Hill, 2000.
Thomas Connolly and Carolyn Begg, Database Systems: A Practical Approach to Design, Implementation and Management, Pearson Education, 2002.


Information Technology

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