13 ADVANCES IN SQL (OR WHY BUSINESS ANALYSTS SHOULD NOT BE IN THE WEEDS)
SQL used to be an abbreviation for Structured Query Language, but since the language includes data definition elements as well as query and manipulation elements it is now formally known as ‘The database language, SQL’. Over the years there have been a number of advances in the SQL standard that expand the functionality of SQL databases.
THE BASICS OF SQL
The development and maintenance of the international standard for SQL is the responsibility of ISO/IEC JTC1 SC32 WG3 – Working Group 3 (Database Languages) of Sub Committee 32 (Data Management and Interchange) of the Joint Technical Committee 1 (Information Technology) of the International Organization for Standardization ...