Date Added: Oct 2013
Data management is much tedious task in growing data environment. Partitioning is the best possible solution which is partially accepted. Partitioning provides availability, maintenance and improvised query performance to the database users. This paper focuses the three key methods of partitioning and helps to reduce the delay in response time. Paper also investigates the composite partition strategies which includes the date, range and hash partitions. The paper shows the encouraging result with partitioning methods and basic composite partition strategies.