Free MySQL Explained Chapter

Click here download Chapter 1 of MySQL Explained.

This chapter is called "Databases - In Theory and Everyday Life" and introduces the book.

The topics covered include:

  • What is a Database?
  • Everyday Database Examples
  • Types of Databases
  • Text files - Data Exchange and Basic Storage
  • Mobile Databases - Smartphones, Tablets and the Web
  • Desktop Database Software - Local Analysis
  • Server Databases - Organizational Data and Enterprise Applications
  • Cloud Databases - Outsourced Data Storage