Summary: March 23, 2008 Databases: Practical DB Design 1
Practical Database Design
March 23, 2008 Databases: Practical DB Design 2
Reasons for the Failure of DB projects +
The Role of Information Systems in Organizations +
Why Organizations Use DB Systems +
Information System Life Cycle +
Typical Phases of a Macro Life-Cycle +
Typical Phases of a Micro Life-Cycle +
Database Design Process +
Six Phases of DB design Process +
March 23, 2008 Databases: Practical DB Design 3
In this chapter we move from the theory to the practice of DB
The overall DB design activity has to undergo a systematic process
called design methodology.
Generally, the design of small DBs need not be very complicated.