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CIS_256_File Structures


The main objective of this course is to provide students with the main principles that are needed to understand and deal with different kinds of files, their structures, and techniques. It covers a range of topics including: file concepts, basic file operations, physical file organization, file compression techniques, sequential file structures, hashing and direct organization structures, indexed structures, list file structures (inverted, multi-key,  etc.), tree structures (B trees, B+ trees,... etc.), external sorting techniques, searching techniques. The practical part for this course is covered through exercises and writing programs using one of the programming languages.

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Chapter2 (3).pdf    
Chapter 1_ Introduction to File Structures.pdf    
Chapter 0.ppt    
Chapter3 (2).pdf    
Created at 1/30/2013 9:47 PM by Dr. Ahmad Saifan
Last modified at 1/30/2013 9:56 PM by Dr. Ahmad Saifan