database, standard, language
A draft standard for another extension of SQL. The latest SQL3 Working Draft addresses the requirement for objects and “object identifiers” in SQL and also specifies supporting features such as encapsulation, subtypes, inheritance, and polymorphism.
In the USA, SQL3 is being processed as both an ANSI Domestic (“D”) project and as an ISO project. It is expected to be complete in 1998.
November 1992 paper (ftp://speckle.ncsl.nist.gov/isowg3/dbl/BASEdocs/sql3overview.txt).
Working draft (ftp://gatekeeper.dec.com/pub/standards/sql/).
[ISO/IEC SQL Revision. ISO-ANSI Working Draft Database Language SQL (SQL3), Jim Melton – Editor, document ISO/IEC JTC1/SC21 N6931, ANSI, July 1992].
- Sql access group
body The origanisaton which defined Call-Level Interface, on which ODBC is based. It is now part of X/Open. [Address, details?] (1995-11-05)
- Sql module language
A language used to interface other languages (Ada, C, COBOL) to SQL-based DBMSes. It is an ANSI standard. Version: Ada/SAME by Informix. (1994-11-23)
- Sql server
database (Note capitalised) 1. Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise. 2. Microsoft SQL Server. (2003-07-02) database (Note not capitalised) Any database management system (DBMS) that can respond to queries from clients formatted in the SQL language. Two popular examples are Microsoft SQL Server and Sybase SQL Server. (1997-12-07)
programming, product A package used to graphically develop MS-Windows client-server applications. Sold by Gupta Corporation. (http://wji.com/gupta/w1000030.html). Demos FTP (ftp://wji.com/gupta/sqlw.demodisk/). (1995-07-05)