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HP Vertica - Architecture and SQL by Leslie Nolander, Tom Coffing

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Chapter 5 – The Basics of SQL

“As I would not be a slave, so I would not be a master.”

- Abraham Lincoln

Introduction

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The Student_Table above will be usedin our early SQL Examples

This is a pictorial of the Student_Table which we will use to present some basic examples of SQL and get some hands-on experience with querying this table. This book attempts to show you the table, show you the query and show you the result set.

Setting your Path

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The example above shows you how to set your path to include a database where your tables can be queried directly. ...

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