Choosing the right database management system

February 1, 2007

[From ComputerWeekly]

Databases are the hidden workhorses of many organisations' IT systems, holding critical business intelligence and carrying out hundreds of thousands of transactions each day.

In many ways, the database has become a commodity. Products differ on price, performance, ease of database administration and functionality.

There is a huge choice of database management systems (DBMS), which includes packaged and open source database suites.

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