Software that handles the storage, retrieval, and updating of data in a computer system.
More example sentences
- SPIRES (initially, Stanford Physics Information Retrieval System, then Stanford Public Information Retrieval System) database management system was the product of brilliant programmers at Stanford.
- Over the last few years increasing numbers of web sites have begun to integrate a relational database management system.
- The MySQL database is a high-performance relational database management system for Web site and business application development and deployment.
Definition of database management system in:
- The British & World English dictionary