CSci 241.AL: Database Management Systems

Department of Computer Science
The George Washington University, Fall 2010
CRN 73415

Schedule


The numbers listed in the Topic column refer to sections in the textbook which should be read before class on the specified date.
Assignments are due at the beginning of class on the dates listed.
Week Date Topic Assignment Presentations
1 08/31 Introduction
Chapter 1
2 09/07 Entity/Relationship Model
Chapter 4
Project Teams Due (9/10)
Topic Selection Due (9/10)
3 09/14 Relational Model
Chapter 2
4 09/21 Relational Database Design
Chapter 3
Project Proposals Due (9/24) Jackson—Modeling Tools
More—OO DBs
5 09/28 Relational Database Design (continued) E/R Model Assignment Due Vu—Couch DB
Jadhav—Cloud DBs
Gala—OLTP
6 10/05 SQL
Chapter 6
Project E/R Diagram Due Mazzuca—Big Table
Kaur—Petabyte DBs
Kanadia—Topic TBD
7 10/12 More SQL
Chapters 7 and 8
Lee—Mnesia
Narkhede—Translucent DBs
TBD
8 10/19 Stored Procedures, SQL/Host-langauage Interface
9.3—9.6
Relational Schema Assignment Due (10/22) Li—Media DBs
Muniswamappa—VLSI
Wang—Topic TBD
9 10/26 Storage, Indexing and Hashing
You're Probably Storing Passwords Incorrectly
http://www.codinghorror.com/blog/2007/09/youre-probably-storing-passwords-incorrectly.html
Handout
Mehta—OLAP
Mhatre—OrientDB
10 11/02 Query Processing, Transactions and Security
Handout
SQL Schema Assignment Due Dan—The Deep Web
Kotecha—Data-stream Systems
Sambath—DB Security
11 11/09 Semi-structured Data
Chapter 11
Kommineni—Mongo DB
Potdar—Distributed DBs
Puletipalli—Memcached
12 11/16 Spatial Databases
Handout
Stored Procedure Assignment Due Stamper—Xquery
Torbert—Replication
Erfani—In-memory DBs
13 11/23 Project Presentations All Projects Due
14 11/30 Project Presentations

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Modified: Wed Oct 13 22:06:46 EDT 2010