Monthly Archives: February 2019

Week 22 – Transactions and Locks

Weekly Learning Interesting week going over transaction and locks. All very new material for me, and I’ve had to read and reread some of it to make sure I’m actually understanding it. The assignment itself wasn’t that hard, but there … Continue reading

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Week 21 – Indexes and B-Trees

Weekly Learning This week we took a fairly deep dive into indexing, the strategies behind it, and the advantages and disadvantages of each. This is by far the densest topic that we’ve covered so far. Again, I have to refer … Continue reading

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Week 20 – Project 1 Part 2

Weekly Learning This week we worked on the exam. One of the interesting things about the exam is that despite it being open book, it is still a challenge. I’ve been very careful to craft each query and double check … Continue reading

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