Date : 29-6-2021
Time : 9.10-10.10 a.m
Resource person : Mr. Natarajan Subramanian ,
DBA Lead Consultant, Mphasis Ltd,
Platform : Google Meet
The objective of the Webinar was to provide knowledge of Web databases from basic to advanced features. To enable the students to understand and apply the knowledge of Web database in daily practices.
A Webinar on “Introduction to Web databases” was conducted by the Department of Computer Science through online mode (Google Meet) on 29th June 2021 for I year BCA students from 9.10-10.10 a.m. The Resource person for the webinar was Mr .Natarajan Subramanian, DBA Lead Analyst ,Mphasis Limited , Bangalore. 89 students from I Year BCA participated in the Webinar.
The speaker of the session Mr. Natarajan Subramanian is highly experienced with more than 20 years of experience in the IT field and a strong knowledge in Various types of Databases like Oracle, SQL Server, MY SQL and Mongo DB. He explained the concepts of Web databases with real world examples for students.
After the welcome speech by Ms. Varuni, the speaker of the session began to explain the basic differences between databases and Web databases. He listed out all the available Web databases. He gave an introduction to nosql and DynamoDB databases. He then explained the advantages and features of DYNAMODB which is one of the nosql database service on AWS. He educated the students about the features of DYNAMODB like Auto Scaling, easy administration and Elastic MapReduce. He elaborated the architecture of DYNAMODB in detail.
The session created an understanding that the web databases can be accessed through the internet from anywhere at any time. Students participated actively. The webinar ended with the vote of thanks by Ms.Varuni who expressed her gratitude to the Resource person for her valuable insights.
The following topic were covered during the session
• Introduction to DBMS
• Introduction to Web databases
• Difference between DBMS and Web Databases
• List of Web Databases
• Introduction to NO SQL & DYNAMODB
• Features of DYNAMODB
• Advantages of DYNAMODB
• Architecture of DYNAMODB
The objective of the webinar was achieved as the students learnt about the web databases and its advantages. The session enabled the students to gain insight and enhanced the knowledge on Web databases.