What is a database?


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What is a database?

Before we start working with a database it's important to understand a little bit about what a database actually is. By definition, a database is a collection of "like" information with underlining attributes. Now you've probably already seen databases in forms of things like Address Book applications on your computer. In these cases, you have bunch of different individuals that are being stored inside of your database. You're storing information on a bunch of different individuals and the "like" information that you have, or different attributes about them like their phone number, address, or IM and that type of thing. You're probably already familiar with databases from your Web experiences, as well; for example, lynda.com is just a huge database system.

It's a database of different titles with information about those titles, and links to the videos that you can watch for training. And having this database of these products allows the user to search...

What is a database?
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What is a database? provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Cris Ippolite as part of the FileMaker Pro 11 Essential Training

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