What is database?

  • (noun): An organized body of related information.

Database

A database is a structured collection of data. The data are typically organized to model relevant aspects of reality (for example, the availability of rooms in hotels), in a way that supports processes requiring this information (for example, finding a hotel with vacancies).

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Some articles on database:

UK Statute Law Database - Current Limitations
... While the database reflects amendments to primary legislation, it is not up to date ... Also the database does not currently include Pre-1991 repealed legislation Most pre-1991 local Acts and revisions to post-1991 local Acts Secondary legislation pre-dating 1991 The effect of revocations of or ... There are no plans to extend the database to include the above material ...
IBATIS
... iBATIS is a persistence framework which automates the mapping between SQL databases and objects in Java.NET, and Ruby on Rails ... of code that a developer needs to access a relational database using lower level APIs like JDBC and ODBC ... and create and maintain the relational database automatically ...
Implementation: Database Management Systems - DBMS Support For The Development and Maintenance of A Database and Its Application
... maintain an application built around its respective database type ... Examples for tools relate to database design, application programming, application program maintenance, database performance analysis and monitoring, database ...
Open ERP - Architecture - Database
... OpenERP uses PostgreSQL as database management system. ...
Lantibiotics - Database
... BACTIBASE is an open-access database for bacteriocins including lantibiotics. ...