Normalizing a Database: Part 1

As a quick refresher, and for a way to solidify my on-the-job experience with some RDB theory, I’ve decided to talk about normal forms. For obvious reasons we want to reduce data redundancy in our DB: security, resources, manageability, data integrity… But what’s the best process to do this? The best solution is to turn to normal forms. Normal forms …

C# Reference – BCL

Base Class Library common namespaces System – primitive data types like Int32, Double, String, Booleans, and others. System.Collections – convenient collection types such as lists, sets, and dictionaries. System.Data – data access functionality with support for online and offline data access, targeting variouskinds of databases. System.Diagnostics – interactions with system services for event logs, performance counters, processes, and so on. …