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Module details on 'Advanced Topics in NOSQL Databases - Advanced Topics in NOSQL Databases'

CategoryData & Information
LecturerDr. Wiese, Lena (Göttingen)
Module Exam ID2043
Weekly Composition2S
Required Hours of Work (presence / self-study)125 (28 / 97)
Teaching MethodsSlide presentations, home work, discussions
Module DescriptionThis seminar module covers selected topics of NOSQL databases like graph databases, object databases, XML databases, key-value stores, column-based databases or advanced concepts of distributed data management. Students will be assigned a topic on which they have to prepare a written essay that has to cover the main aspects of the assigned topic. Moreover, students have to prepare a set of presentation slides and give a talk in class. As an optional practical part, students can report on the installation and handling of one selected database system.
Module OutcomesOn completion of this module, students are able to read and understand scientific articles, write an essay on an advanced database topic, give a scientific talk and actively participate in discussions.
Recommended LiteratureRecent research articles in the area of non-relational data management as announced in the first meeting. Eric Redmond and Jim R. Wilson: Seven Databases in Seven Weeks, O'Reilly, 2012 Stefan Edlich, Achim Friedland, Jens Hampe, Benjamin Brauer, Markus Brückner: N*SQL, Hanser-Verlag, 2011
PrerequisitesBasic knowledge in relational database technology (like SQL) is recommended, but not mandatory.
ExamWritten Report and Oral Presentation (30-45 min)
CommentsSeminar NoSQL Databases Website: http://www.uni-goettingen.de/de/524414.html

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