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Inside, you will find:
Full coverage of the communication language for the most popular databases
Simplified explanations of the syntax used by the most important database developers
Over 200 solved problems in SQL programming, including step-by-step developers
Over 200 solved problems in SQL programming, including step-by-step annotations
Examples and worked problems that help you master the fundamentals of SQL programming
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Standard SQL guarantees that no matter what the database implementation, the features of the language will be applicable across all platforms. Over 200 completely solved problems plus 200 supplementary problems reinforce students understanding and skills. Features the syntax used by the most important database developers, Oracle and Microsoft, to familiarize students with this common language. Includes labs and practice tests like those used in database certification exams.
About the Author
Ramon Mata-Toledo (Harrisonburg, VA) is Associate Professor of Computer Science at James Madison University. Pauline Cushman, Ph.D. (Harrisonburg, VA) is Assistant Professor of Integrated Science and Technology and Computer Science.
Table of Contents
An Introduction to SQL and Relational Databawe Concepts.
Implementation of the Relational Operators in SQL.
Boolean Operators and Pattern Matching.
Arithmetic Operations and Built-In Functions.
Processing Date and Time Information.
Complex Queries and Set Operators.
Basic Security Issues Using SQL.