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Re: Choosing a Database

From: Perry Newton IDI/London <PERRY@idl.idi.oclc.org>
Date: Fri, 07 Apr 1995 03:10:35 -0500 (EST)
Cc: www-talk@w3.org
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take a look at http://www.idi.oclc.org/ 
* Perry Newton                       *
* Information Dimensions, Inc.       *
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>From:	"david@kwantlen.bc.ca"  6-APR-1995 23:02:14.13
>Subj:	Choosing a Database
>Could you advise on selecting a database for a Web application? 
>I am developing a Web application that will store user requests 
>containing multiple text strings. I estimate the number of requests to 
>reach the 100 thousands and each record would be approximately 2k in size.
>The text fields average 512k each.
>The database should have good text search functions as well as an 
>efficient way of locating records based on their text content. 
>I don't know what other things to consider in this type of application, 
>please make any suggestions you feel are important.
>Thanks for your help,
>David Dumaresq                                	| email: david@kwantlen.bc.ca
>Programmer/Analyst, Info. Systems & Computing   | phone: (604) 599-2120
>Kwantlen University College, BC, Canada    	| fax:   (604) 599-2068
>           "The world is one country and mankind its citizens."
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