PV062 File Structures

Faculty of Informatics
Spring 2009
Extent and Intensity
2/0. 2 credit(s) (plus extra credits for completion). Recommended Type of Completion: zk (examination). Other types of completion: k (colloquium), z (credit).
doc. Ing. Jan Staudek, CSc. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
prof. RNDr. Václav Matyáš, M.Sc., Ph.D.
Department of Computer Systems and Communications - Faculty of Informatics
Contact Person: doc. Ing. Jan Staudek, CSc.
Wed 10:00–11:50 D3
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
The capacity limit for the course is 230 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 0/230, only registered: 0/230, only registered with preference (fields directly associated with the programme): 0/230
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
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Course objectives
The objectives of the course are understand the principles and main techniques of file structure design and implement the main techniques of file structure design within a file system.
  • Information theory, data coding techniques
  • Data Compression
  • Secondary Memories
  • File systems
  • Sequential Files Organization
  • Indexes, Index-Sequential File Organization, Inverted File Organization
  • Hashing, hash index tables, Direct Access File Organization
  • Trees, B+ tress, B trees
  • FOLK, Michael J., Bill ZOELLICK and Greg RICCARDI. File structures :an object-oriented approach with C++. Reading, Mass.: Addison-Wesley, 1998. xxiv, 724. ISBN 0-201-87401-6. info
Assessment methods
written tests
Language of instruction
Further Comments
Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2003, Spring 2004, Spring 2005, Spring 2006, Spring 2007, Spring 2008, Spring 2010, Spring 2011, Spring 2012, Spring 2013, Spring 2014, Spring 2015, Spring 2016, Spring 2017, Spring 2018, Spring 2019, Spring 2020, Spring 2021, Spring 2022.
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