University of Siena
Department of Information Engineering and Mathematics
Franco Scarselli

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Advanced Database Systems, 2014-2015

Couse organization
The course consists of two parts which will be taught in sequence.

  1. Technologies of DBMS (starting on Feb., 2nd)
    This part is dedicated to the study of the technologies exploited in implementation of DBMS.
  2. Advanced DBMS (starting date will be communicated later)
    This part is dedicated to the study of novel moderm types of DBMS.
Students registered in the programme in "Computer and automation engineering" are expected to take boths the parts. Students of the programme in "Ingegneria gestionale" are exptected to take only the second part, which constitutes the module "Adavanced database systems" of the course "Sistemi Informativi per la gestione aziendale".

Grading, final assignament and exam.
Information about Grading, final assignament and exam is available on this page.

Students are invited to register to the newsgroup of the course. The registration allows to access the material of the course and to share comunications, questions and answers about the course.

In order to register:

  1. go to the URL ;
  2. Register as a user of Google groups, if you have not an account, yet;
  3. Insert your user name and password;
  4. Ask to be added to the users of the group by inserting name, surname and ID (Matricola);
  5. Wait for the teacher's acceptance
Course material
The material on this page is stored on and is available only to the users of the neswgroup. If the hyperlinks are not working, check whether you are currently connected to google groups.

The course material will be completed later during the course.

Slides of the module on technologies of DBMS (only CAE students)

Slides of the module on advanced databases (both CAE and management students) Exercises (technologies of DBMS)

Previous courses on Adavced Database System: 2012-2013, 2013-2014.