International Journal of Computer Science and Management Research (IJCSMR)
In this paper the authors present an introduction to distributed databases which are becoming very popular now-a-days. Today's business environment has an increasing need for distributed database and client/server applications as the desire for reliable, scalable and accessible information is steadily rising. With the introduction of commercial products, expectations are that distributed database management systems will by and large replace centralized ones within the next decade. Distributed database systems provide an improvement on communication and data processing due to its data distribution throughout different network sites.