Using a Relational System on Wall Street: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly, and the Ideal

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Developers of a Wall Street financial application were able to exploit a relational DBMS to advantage for some data management tasks 1989. For others, the relational system was not helpful (the bad), or could be pressed into service only by means of major or minor contortions (the ugly). The authors identify database constructs that would have simplified developing the application (the ideal). © 1989, ACM. All rights reserved.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Rozen, S; Shasha, D

Published Date

  • January 8, 1989

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 32 / 8

Start / End Page

  • 988 - 994

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1557-7317

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0001-0782

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1145/65971.65977

Citation Source

  • Scopus