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Microsoft® SQL Server™ 2005: Database Essentials Step by Step by Solid Quality Learning

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Chapter 1. Introducing Database Development with Microsoft SQL Server 2005

The world around you is full of data. Your brain is constantly processing this data even if you do not realize it. Your eyes capture light of different intensities and colors, and your brain translates this data into images that you can identify. Your ears capture some sounds, and your brain analyzes their nature and highlights whatever you should pay attention to. All of your senses are continuously capturing data, which flows to your brain and is analyzed, filtered, highlighted for instant attention, or discarded as unimportant.

Some of this data also gets stored for future use. You remember a certain smell, but perhaps you do not remember why. Why do you recognize a certain ...

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