Lecture on Database Users
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  • This lecture discusses the roles of different Database Users.
  • Different types of database users are:
  1. Naive user: Uses interactive GUI to do work .Ex: filling up form
  2. Application programmer: Writes application programs.
  3. Sophisticated user: can make query directly through the query processor
  4. Specialised User: develops knowledge based system, computer aided design, expert system
  5. Administrative User: he has all the permissions, can create and modify schema, can define access method, can grant permission to other users, can do routine maintenance like clearing of logs,....
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