Recording: Build your own database at Cloud Lunch & Learn
I spoke at Cloud Lunch & Learn about the basics of building a database from scratch. We took a storage engine and created a simple database within the span of an hour.
Covered in the talk are the details of how you can build the database, using indexes to speed up queries and the manner in which a database interact with its storage engine. I think it was a great talk, but let me know about your feedback: