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Optimization Strategies for Relational Queries
October 1989 (vol. 15 no. 10)
pp. 1217-1235

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Index Terms:
Disjunctive expressions; join algorithms; query models; query optimisation; relational databasesa
P. Ciaccia, M.R. Scalas, "Optimization Strategies for Relational Queries," IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, vol. 15, no. 10, pp. 1217-1235, Oct. 1989, doi:10.1109/TSE.1989.559773
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