Faculty of Information Technology
|Faculty||Faculty of Information Technology|
|Offered||Caulfield Second semester 2013 (Day)|
This unit focuses on designing, developing and deploying distributed database systems. The unit introduces various contemporary issues including data model partitioning, fragmentation, replication issues, query optimisation, concurrency control, restart and recovery, distributed database design, client-server and distributed database applications. Particular attention will be paid to detailed consideration of distributed database management issues.
At the completion of this unit students will:
Assignments/Tutorial exercises and attendance: 90%; Presentation: 10%
2 hrs lectures/wk, 2 hrs laboratories/wk
Students undertaking this unit are expected to have a sound knowledge of Java programming, SQL and PL/SQL.