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Which Database Product to Use?

You have been tasked to design a database system to store all of the relevant information for a student alumni association for a large university. Which database product would you choose and what design considerations would you examine to arrive at that decision?

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Both ORACLE and SQL Relational Database Management Systems are good candidates for this task.

Cost is the biggest argument against buying Oracle products.

You can use Oracle on multiple platforms. Whereas Microsoft created SQL Server to be used on the Microsoft platform only, Oracle is available on multiple platforms, including Windows, Unix ...

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Which database product to choose for a student alumni association application is explained.