At WPI, we offer two core databases courses, namely,
our beginning DBMS course
(CS542 - Database Management Systems)
which requires no prior database knowledge and followed
by CS561 (Advanced Database Systems), which is the direct sequel to CS542.
In addition, we have offerings of a variety of
special topics courses
centered around particular themes.
Special topics courses offered in the past have included:
Scalable Data Management.
Sensor and Stream Data Management
Databases and the Web.
Theoretical Foundations of Databases.
Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining.
Information Retrieval and Management.
Related Research Group at WPI
If you are interested in learning more about
or getting involved into projects related to database
and information systems at WPI, you are invited
to join our regular DB meetings :