Secondary storage management in an object-oriented database management system
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In this thesis, a survey on object-orientation and object-oriented database management systems has been carried out and a secondary storage management and indexing module is implemented for an object-oriented database management system prototype developed at Bilkent University. First, basic concepts, characteristics, and application areas of objectoriented approach are introduced, then, the designed prototype system is presented, the secondary storage management module is explained in detail and the functions of the other modules are summarized. Finally, the current research issues in the object-oriented database systems are introduced.