customer table contains a list of all
customer_id: A surrogate primary key
used to uniquely identify each customer in the table.
store_id: A foreign key identifying the
customer's “home store.” Customers are not
limited to renting only from this store, but this is the
store they generally shop at.
first_name: The customer's first name.
last_name: The customer's last name.
address_id: A foreign key identifying
the customer's address in the
active: Indicates whether the customer
is an active customer. Setting this to
FALSE serves as an alternative to
deleting a customer outright. Most queries should have a
WHERE active = TRUE clause.
create_date: The date the customer was
added to the system. This date is automatically set using
a trigger during an
last_update: The time that the row was
created or most recently updated.