EVENT DESCRIPTION:

VENUE: To be announced.

TIME: To be announced.

DURATION: 1 hour 30 minutes

Items Provided: Paper and stationary

Hardware provided: Desktop Machine

Software Provided SQL SERVER 2005/8

Maximum Points: 50

Design and implementation of a database - Participant/s will be provided with a scenario. They are required to come up with a normalized database design (in the form of ERD) and implement the database in Microsoft SQL Server 2012.

EVALUATION CRITERIA:

The judges will evaluate each design based on the following aspects:

  • 20 marks for Database Design (in the form of ERD).
  • 5 marks for normalization up to 3NF.
  • 15 marks for Data Definition Language (creation of database and tables)
  • 10 marks for Data Manipulation Language.

EVENT RULES:

  • Two participants per team.
  • One team per institution only.
  • No reference material is to be used.
  • ERD shall be designed on the paper provided, and should be implemented using the software requirements.

POINTS FOR THE ROLLING TROPHY:

  1. The winner will get 50 points.
  2. The first runner up will get 35 points.
  3. The second runner up will get 15 points.

The points accumulated from all the LINKZ-2017 events for each institution will be calculated at the end of the day. The institution with maximum points will be awarded LINKZ-2017 rolling trophy. All the event descriptions are approved by the event management committee. The event management committee has the right to make any changes on the given proposal at any time.

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