548-0080/04 – Spatial Databases (PDB)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of GeoinformaticsCredits5
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Jiří Horák, Dr.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Jiří Horák, Dr.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year1Semestersummer
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2016/2017Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
HOR10 doc. Ing. Jiří Horák, Dr.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2
Part-time Credit and Examination 6+6

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The aim of the subject is to educate students how to create databases for spatial data and utilise DBMS, namely spatial extension of SQL for solving of different spatial tasks. Spatial operation are provided in the environment of large object-related database systems.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials

Summary

The course explains an architecture, concepts and SQL in OR DBMS such as Oracle or PostgreSQL+PostGIS, methods of spatial data storage in the database environment, conceptual models, spatial indeces, usage of spatial functions in SQL and implementation in the selected database environments.

Compulsory literature:

YEUNG A.K.W, HALL G.B: Spatial Database Systems. Desing, Implementation and Project Management. Springer, Dordrecht, 2007. ISBN 10-1-4020-5393-2. 553 pages. MANOLOPOULOS Y., PAPADOPOULOS, VASSILAKOPOULOS M. Spatial Databases: Technologies, Techniques, Trends. Idea Group Publishing. 340 stran, Hershey, 2005. ISBN 1-59140-387-1. OBE R., HSU L. PostGIS in Action. Manning Publications, 2011. ISBN 1935182269 URBANO F., CAGNACCI F. Spatial Database for GPS Wildlife Tracking Data. Springer, 2014. ISBN 9783319037424, p. 200.

Recommended literature:

AITCHINSON A. Beginning Spatial with SQL Server 2008. Apress 2009, ISBN 978-1-4309-1828-1, 458 s. BEINAT, E., GODFRIND, A., KOTHURI, R. Pro Oracle Spatial for Oracle Database 11g. Springer, 2007, 787 stran, ISBN 1590598997. RIGAUX P., SCHOLL M., VOISARD A. Spatial Databases with Application to GIS. Kaufmann, San Francisco, 2002. ISBN 1-55860-588-6. 410 pages. ADAM N. R., GANGOPADHYAY A.: Database Issues in Geographic Information Systems. Kluwer, 2001.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Other requirements

No additional requirements are imposed on the student.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Spatial databases – concepts. Data administration in R and OR DBMS. Client-server processes. Extension of SQL. Geometrical data types. SQL/MM:1999. OGC Simple Feature Specification. Conceptual modelling of spatial objects. Integrity constraints for spatial data, multirepresentation. Storing and indexing of spatial data stored in databases. Spatial queries. Storage of raster data. Spatial data mining.

Conditions for subject completion

Part-time form (validity from: 2016/2017 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 33  17
        Examination Examination 67 (67) 18
                písemná zkouška Written examination 50  18
                ústní zkouška Oral examination 17  0
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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