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jasonmark238
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Hi frinds.
What is normalization and what is BCNF.
Please give me brief description with simple example.
Please help me.

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Database normalization is the process of organizing the fields and tables of a relational database to minimize redundancy and dependency. Normalization usually involves dividing large tables into smaller (and less redundant) tables and defining relationships between them. The objective is to isolate data so that additions, deletions, and modifications of a field can be made in just one table and then propagated through the rest of the database via the defined relationships.
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BCNF is just a normalization form used in Database normalization.

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follow this link
http://www.aliencoders.com/content/basics-normalization-examples
and BCNF is a type of normalization like others first NF, second NF, third NF,fourth NF,BCNF and last is fifth NF.

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