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anonymous
 3 years ago
Explain the concept of Data Structure in computer science.
anonymous
 3 years ago
Explain the concept of Data Structure in computer science.

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AravindG
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1In computer science, a data structure is a particular way of storing and organizing data in a computer so that it can be used efficiently.[1][2] Different kinds of data structures are suited to different kinds of applications, and some are highly specialized to specific tasks. For example, Btrees are particularly wellsuited for implementation of databases, while compiler implementations usually use hash tables to look up identifiers. Data structures provide a means to manage huge amounts of data efficiently, such as large databases and internet indexing services. Usually, efficient data structures are a key to designing efficient algorithms. Some formal design methods and programming languages emphasize data structures, rather than algorithms, as the key organizing factor in software design. Storing and retrieving can be carried out on data stored in both main memory and in secondary memory. Various Data Structures are available that are needed to be employed based on the need. Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Data_structure

ParthKohli
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0The ways in which data is stored is called the structure of data. There are many kinds of functions (including hash) in which data is stored in memory. If I can recall correctly, they are: objects, arrays, sets, hashes and records. That's all I know.

ParthKohli
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I like objects. Simple to work with :)

AravindG
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Also worth reading : http://www.theparticle.com/javadata2.html

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0any idea of Linked LIst?????

AravindG
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1its there in the link above

ParthKohli
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0A little, like how they have an integer and then the thing you have to store.

ParthKohli
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Dang, I have to learn to program T_T

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Discuss the features of data structures used in computer programming.. @AravindG

AravindG
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1did you check the links provided ?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yeah bt wht r d features??? both seems similar to me..

AravindG
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1well I am not sure of this one ...

AravindG
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1what did you mean both ?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0its concept and features.... guesssing nt much difference is there between them....ryt???

AravindG
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1yeh ..i also felt the same

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0but there is... this is the question followed by my first question... any idea???

AravindG
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1no idea ..even google failed to find something ...well yahoo answer has got something but I dont think that might help http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_are_the_Features_of_data_structure

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0does it mean we have to list all kinds of data structures and explain them briefly??? @AravindG

AravindG
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I told you I have not much idea in that question sorry, perhaps a friend of mine can help @FirstFrostByte :)

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0fine... thanks 4 ur help:)

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@ajprincess any idea miss?????

KonradZuse
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok, simple. a data structure holds data. They are also known as "collections." Collections are the main class, then comes Lists(ArrayLists,LinkLists) Mappings(HashMap, TreeMap, etc) Arrays, Stacks, Queues, etc.
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