Railway seat reservation system

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ABSTRACT
Designing the application and of Railway Reservation System for the purpose of reserving railway tickets and database maintenance about train and passenger details by the railway department only. This database helps railways to retrieve data as and when required in future.
The scope of project included evaluation of the application and was primarily concerned with the transactions related to booking of tickets online by various commuters from their place of comfort.
Application controls and simulation were used to evaluate data validation and program logic. The selected data, as made available, for substantive checking of the completeness, integrity and consistency of data using computer assisted applications such as PHP and MYSQL.
The records maintained in the database of the railway seat reservation website were also reviewed. Discussions were held with the database users to gain understanding regarding the various functional aspects of the system.
The booking database has passenger’s details like Name, Gender, Departure date and GSM numbers.

CHAPTER ONE
INTRODUCTION
1.1 BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY
This Project Introduces Railway Reservation System. It explains how Reservation is being done in the Nigerian railway corporation. Since the advent of train journeys in 1853 when the first passenger train was started, Nigerian Railway Corporation has always been reinventing and innovating itself. From the days of steam engines to electric express trains, it has come a long way. While the make and comfort that the Nigerian Railways corporation offer has obviously improved with the boost in technology, the truly revolutionary concept of the Nigerian Railways has been the introduction of the online railways reservation system.
Technology has transformed many aspects of life in the 21st century, including the way many of us make train reservations. For example, to make ticketing more convenient for travelers, I am going to design an online reservation website which



References: Larry Long and Nancy Long (2002) computer Information technology in perspective, 10th edition. Rybinski, H. (1987) on First-Order-Logic Databases. ACM Transactions on Database Systems, 12(3), 325-349 Smith j. (2003). The Complete Computerized Reservation System book, CMP Books Whitten, L

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