1978 New Orleans Data Base Design Workshop Report.

Vincent Y. Lum, Sakti P. Ghosh, Mario Schkolnick, Robert W. Taylor, D. Jefferson, Stanley Y. W. Su, James P. Fry, Toby J. Teorey, B. Yao, D. S. Rund, B. Kahn, Shamkant B. Navathe, D. Smith, L. Aguilar, W. J. Barr, P. E. Jones: 1978 New Orleans Data Base Design Workshop Report. VLDB 1979: 328-339
  author    = {Vincent Y. Lum and
               Sakti P. Ghosh and
               Mario Schkolnick and
               Robert W. Taylor and
               D. Jefferson and
               Stanley Y. W. Su and
               James P. Fry and
               Toby J. Teorey and
               B. Yao and
               D. S. Rund and
               B. Kahn and
               Shamkant B. Navathe and
               D. Smith and
               L. Aguilar and
               W. J. Barr and
               P. E. Jones},
  editor    = {Antonio L. Furtado and
               Howard L. Morgan},
  title     = {1978 New Orleans Data Base Design Workshop Report},
  booktitle = {Fifth International Conference on Very Large Data Bases, October
               3-5, 1979, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Proceedings},
  publisher = {IEEE Computer Society},
  year      = {1979},
  pages     = {328-339},
  ee        = {db/conf/vldb/LumGSTJSFTYRKNSABJ79.html},
  crossref  = {DBLP:conf/vldb/79},
  bibsource = {DBLP,}
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This is a summary of a bigger report based on the results arrived at the New Orleans data base design workshop. This paper outlines the four major areas of data base design. It discusses the important issues, some of the results which have been achieved and future research problems.

Copyright © 1979 by The Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers, Inc. (IEEE). Abstract used with permission.

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Antonio L. Furtado, Howard L. Morgan (Eds.): Fifth International Conference on Very Large Data Bases, October 3-5, 1979, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Proceedings. IEEE Computer Society 1979
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Janis A. Bubenko Jr.: Validation and Verification Aspects of Information Modeling. VLDB 1977: 556-566 BibTeX
Donald D. Chamberlin, Raymond F. Boyce: SEQUEL: A Structured English Query Language. SIGMOD Workshop, Vol. 1 1974: 249-264 BibTeX
Peter P. Chen, S. Bing Yao: Design and Performance Tools for Data Base Systems. VLDB 1977: 3-15 BibTeX
George U. Hubbard, Norman Raver: Automating Logical File Design. VLDB 1975: 227-253 BibTeX
Keki B. Irani, Subir Purkayastha, Toby J. Teorey: A Designer for DBMS-Processable Logical Database Structures. VLDB 1979: 219-231 BibTeX
Beverly K. Kahn: A Method for Describing Information Required by the Database Design Process. SIGMOD Conference 1976: 53-64 BibTeX
Shamkant B. Navathe, Mario Schkolnick: View Representation in Logical Database Design. SIGMOD Conference 1978: 144-156 BibTeX
Mario Schkolnick: A Survey of Physical Database Design Methodology and Techniques. VLDB 1978: 474-487 BibTeX
Nan C. Shu, Barron C. Housel, Robert W. Taylor, Sakti P. Ghosh, Vincent Y. Lum: EXPRESS: A Data EXtraction, Processing, amd REStructuring System. ACM Trans. Database Syst. 2(2): 134-174(1977) BibTeX
Michael Stonebraker, Eugene Wong, Peter Kreps, Gerald Held: The Design and Implementation of INGRES. ACM Trans. Database Syst. 1(3): 189-222(1976) BibTeX
Daniel Teichroew, Ernest A. Hershey III: PSL/PSA: A Computer-Aided Technique for Structured Documentation and Analysis of Information Processing Systems (Abstract). ICSE 1976: 2 BibTeX

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