Practical PostgreSQL is a comprehensive book that shows the reader how to compile PostgreSQL from source, create a database, and configure PostgreSQL to accept client-server connections. It also covers the many advanced features, such as transactions, versioning, replication, and referential integrity that enable developers and DBAs to use PostgreSQL for serious business applications. hot
A Primer on SQL
A Primer on SQL is a fairly short ebook teaching the basics of SQL. The author assumes that the reader has no previous experience of SQL.
Developing Time-Oriented Database Applications in SQL
Developing Time-Oriented Database Applications in SQL is an out-of-print book which shows professional SQL programmers how to effectively develop applications that involve time-oriented data and queries. It explains in detail how to record temporal data in tables using the SQL types, how to define appropriate integrity restraints, how to correctly update temporal tables using interactive and embedded SQL, and how to write a wide range of interactive and embedded SQL queries involving temporal tables.
Sams Teach Yourself SQL in 24 Hours
Sams Teach Yourself SQL in 24 Hours presents the key features of SQL (Structured Query Language) in an easy to understand format with updated code examples, notes, diagrams, exercises, and quizzes. This book was written primarily for those with very little or no experience with relational database management systems using SQL.
SQL for Web Nerds
SQL for Web Nerds is a structured online book on SQL, based on the Oracle database. Queries, transactions, triggers, and RDBMS concepts are covered. Tap into the power of the relational database management system for concurrency control and transaction management.
SQL Performance Explained
SQL Performance Explained helps developers to improve database performance. The focus is on SQL; it covers all major SQL databases without getting lost in the details of any one specific product.