Marketing research process (Ofer Abarbanel online library)

The marketing research process is a six-step process involving the definition of the problem being studied upon, determining what approach to take, formulation of research design, field work entailed, data preparation and analysis, and the generation of reports, how to present these reports, and overall, how the task can be accomplished.[1] Continue reading “Marketing research process (Ofer Abarbanel online library)”

Project workforce management (Ofer Abarbanel online library)

Project workforce management is the practice of combining the coordination of all logistic elements of a project through a single software application (or workflow engine). This includes planning and tracking of schedules and mileposts, cost and revenue, resource allocation, as well as overall management of these project elements. Continue reading “Project workforce management (Ofer Abarbanel online library)”

Microsoft SQL Server Master Data Services (Ofer Abarbanel online library)

Microsoft SQL Server Master Data Services is a Master Data Management (MDM) product from Microsoft that ships as a part of the Microsoft SQL Server relational database management system.[1] Continue reading “Microsoft SQL Server Master Data Services (Ofer Abarbanel online library)”

Mobile content management system (Ofer Abarbanel online library)

Mobile Content Management system (MCMs) is a type of content management system (CMS) capable of storing and delivering content and services to mobile devices, such as mobile phones, smart phones, and PDAs. Continue reading “Mobile content management system (Ofer Abarbanel online library)”

Concurrency control (Ofer Abarbanel online library)

In information technology and computer science, especially in the fields of computer programming, operating systems, multiprocessors, and databases, concurrency control ensures that correct results for concurrent operations are generated, while getting those results as quickly as possible. Continue reading “Concurrency control (Ofer Abarbanel online library)”

Concurrency control in operating systems (Ofer Abarbanel online library)

Multitasking operating systems, especially real-time operating systems, need to maintain the illusion that all tasks running on top of them are all running at the same time, even though only one or a few tasks really are running at any given moment due to the limitations of the hardware the operating system is running on. Continue reading “Concurrency control in operating systems (Ofer Abarbanel online library)”

Global serializability (Ofer Abarbanel online library)

In concurrency control of databasestransaction processing (transaction management), and other transactional distributed applications, global serializability (or modular serializability) is a property of a global schedule of transactions. A global schedule is the unified schedule of all the individual database (and other transactional object) schedules in a multidatabase environment (e.g., federated database). Continue reading “Global serializability (Ofer Abarbanel online library)”

Multi model database (Ofer Abarbanel online library)

Most database management systems are organized around a single data model that determines how data can be organized, stored, and manipulated. In contrast, a multi-model database is designed to support multiple data models against a single, integrated backend.[1] Document, graph, relational, and key-value models are examples of data models that may be supported by a multi-model database. Continue reading “Multi model database (Ofer Abarbanel online library)”

National Data Repository (Ofer Abarbanel online library)

National Data Repository (NDR) is a data bank that seeks to preserve and promote a country’s natural resources data, particularly data related to the petroleum exploration and production (E&P) sector. Continue reading “National Data Repository (Ofer Abarbanel online library)”

Navigational database (Ofer Abarbanel online library)

navigational database is a type of database in which records or objects are found primarily by following references from other objects. The term was popularized by the title of Charles Bachman’s 1973 Turing Award paper, The Programmer as Navigator.[1] Continue reading “Navigational database (Ofer Abarbanel online library)”