Architectures, Schema structures and integration of
multi- multimedia database systems,
indexing, access strategies to and query languages for
multiple, multimedia databases.
As the number and types of databases expand,
there is an increasing need to provide simultaneous access to
This seminar explores integration strategies for
autonomous, heterogeneous, and multi-media data
This seminar was held as a 5, 3-day workshop series with
lectures and student presentations.
The exam consisted in part of a research proposal for a masters degree project.
Multimedia database management, including:
Data modelling, Implementation design,
SQL3 and object-relational dbms'
Object-relational database management systems provide support
for traditional and multimedia data types.
The course explores the extent of this support through
development and discussion of multiple media databases.
Completely asynchronous, ALN, on-line course
coordinated through with weekly discussion topics.