Database management system (DBMS)

Database management system (DBMS),

Definition of Database management system (DBMS):

  1. Computer program that catalogs, indexes, locates, retrieves, and stores data, maintains its integrity, and outputs it in the form desired by a user. Unlike a data processing system (which manipulates and transforms data), a DBMS performs only minimal mathematical operations. Its overall purpose is to organize and manage data, and make it available on demand.

  2. Software that handles the storage, retrieval, and updating of data in a computer system.

How to use Database management system (DBMS) in a sentence?

  1. I was interested in the database management system and I was really surprised when the boss told me I would be working with it.
  2. SPIRES (initially, Stanford Physics Information Retrieval System, then Stanford Public Information Retrieval System) database management system was the product of brilliant programmers at Stanford.
  3. You should try and have a great database management system in place so that everything you need is easily accessed.
  4. You should try to have a great database management system in place so that your computers are always running smoothly.

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