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File system Vs database systems (advantages database )

File system Vs Database systems

file system vs database system
file system vs database system

File system: In computing, a file system or filesystem is used to control how data is stored and retrieved. Without a file system, information placed in a storage medium would be one large body of data with no way to tell where one piece of information stops and the next begins. Continue reading File system Vs database systems (advantages database )

Types of databases and database applications – tutorial 2

Database Types and database applications

database types and applications
Database types and applications
  • Numeric and Textual Databases – Traditional database systems.
  • Multimedia Databases – store pictures, video clips, and sound images.
  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS) – store and analyze maps, weather data, and satellite images.
  • Data Warehouses and OLAP – extract and analyze useful information from very large databases for decision making .
  • Real – time and Active Databases – used in controlling industrial and manufacturing processes.

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