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What does SQL mean?


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SQL = Structured Query Language.

SQL is a specialized programming language for sending queries to databases. Most industrial-strength and many smaller database applications can be controlled using SQL. Each specific application will have its own version of SQL implementing features unique to that application, but all SQL-capable databases support a common subset of SQL.
Many dbms (database management systems) allow stored procedures add control structures and variables to the data retrieval/ modification statements. Stored procedures are compiled and executed faster.


2006-01-18, 09:56:28
anonymous from United States  
2006-07-20, 08:36:05
[hidden] from Denmark  
I got a message about a forum I belong to, and it sais Sql wasn't in datebase?, couldn't get through.
2007-01-19, 07:53:36
anonymous from Little Hinton in Swindon, United Kingdom  
You answered my question succintly thank you
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