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Tutorial on "How to Understand a Database Schema" - Slide 1 - Introduction
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Here's my Complete Tutorial on Video.
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- What you will learn
- How to understand a Database Schema.
We will cover these Topics :-
- Primary and Foreign Keys.
- One-to-Many and Many-to-Many Relationships
- "Rabbit's Ears", (Recursive relationships).
- The Scope
- Customers and Orders at Starbucks and at Amazon.com.
- The Diagrams
- Diagrams in this Tutorial follow common conventions in Data Modelling.
- They are produced by a Data Modelling Tool called Dezign.
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