Since the introduction of database management systems (DBMSs) in the 1960s, much of the strength and area of focus for the DBMS has been on storing structured data. Originally, structured data was stored in record structures in early nonrelational databases or in traditional tables found in relational databases. Unstructured data rarely even made it into the computer system and was relegated to file cabinets.
Register or login for access to this item and much more
All Information Management content is archived after seven days.
Community members receive:
- All recent and archived articles
- Conference offers and updates
- A full menu of enewsletter options
- Web seminars, white papers, ebooks
Already have an account? Log In
Don't have an account? Register for Free Unlimited Access