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Introduction

Welcome to the UML Database Modeling Workbook! This book can teach you database modeling through concise explanation, practice with exercises, and a series of self-assessment tests. The book is targeted at software professionals, such as the following:

Application architects. Their guidance for applications often revolves about models and data models.

Enterprise architects. They reach beyond a single application and address the needs of an enterprise. There is no better way to harmonize applications than by modeling them deeply and aligning the models.

Data modelers. The book can teach basic skills to novice data modelers. Experienced data modelers can pick up a new notation (the UML) by leveraging their existing knowledge. ...

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