Please explain what a database is, and why they are important? Or not important?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 4, 2021, 7:28 pm ad1c9bdddf
A database defines a structure for storing information. Databases are typically organized into tables, which are collections of related items. You can think of a table as a grid of columns and rows. Any language works primarily with relational databases, such as Oracle, DB2, and SQL Server.
It is a collection of information that is organized so that it can easily be accessed, managed, and updated. In one view, databases can be classified according to types of content: bibliographic, full-text, numeric, and images.
A collection of information organized in ...
This job defines what a database is.