PostgreSQL 8 for Windows

Richard Blum

  • 出版商: McGraw-Hill Education
  • 出版日期: 2007-04-12
  • 售價: $1,710
  • 貴賓價: 9.5$1,625
  • 語言: 英文
  • 頁數: 400
  • 裝訂: Paperback
  • ISBN: 0071485627
  • ISBN-13: 9780071485623
  • 相關分類: PostgreSQLSQL
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The easiest way to set up a PostgreSQL database server on Windows

Get up-and-running on PostgreSQL quickly using this hands-on guide. Filled with real-world examples, PostgreSQL 8 for Windows offers you practical, step-by-step details on installing, configuring, and using PostgreSQL 8--the full-featured, open-source database management system--on Windows platforms. You'll learn to administer, secure, and tune your database and use SQL. You'll also discover how to interface Microsoft Access, Microsoft .NET, Visual C++, and Java with the PostgreSQL database.

  • Install and configure PostgreSQL 8 on Windows
  • Customize your system using the configuration files
  • Work with the utilities
  • Administer your database from the pgAdmin III graphical interface
  • Use the psql command line program to manually execute SQL commands
  • Take advantage of built-in functions or create your own stored procedures and triggers
  • Implement tested security measures
  • Maintain optimal database performance
  • Access a PostgreSQL database from a Microsoft Access application and migrate Access databases to PostgreSQL
  • Create .NET, Visual C++, and Java applications that interface with your PostgreSQL server


Table of Contents

Part I. Installation and Administration
Chapter 1. Why PostgreSQL?
Chapter 2. Installing PostgreSQL on Windows
Chapter 3. The PostgreSQL Files and Programs
Chapter 4. Managing PostgreSQL on Windows
Part II. Using PostgreSQL in Windows
Chapter 5. The psql Program
Chapter 6. Using Basic SQL
Chapter 7. Using Advanced SQL
Chapter 8. PostgreSQL Functions
Chapter 9. Stored Procedures and Triggers
Chapter 10. Security
Chapter 11: Performance
Part III. Windows Programming with PostgreSQL
Chapter 12. Microsoft Access and PostgreSQL
Chapter 13. Microsoft .NET Framework
Chapter 14. Visual C++
Chapter 14. Java