SQL Demystified

SQL Demystified

by Andrew Oppel
     
 

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The fast and easy way to learn SQL

Start programming in SQL right away using this easy-to-follow guide. SQL Demystified explains how to write and run database queries with SQL. Step-by-step instructions with lots of examples help you learn quickly.

The book begins by introducing you to relational database concepts. Then, you’ll learn to define

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Overview

The fast and easy way to learn SQL

Start programming in SQL right away using this easy-to-follow guide. SQL Demystified explains how to write and run database queries with SQL. Step-by-step instructions with lots of examples help you learn quickly.

The book begins by introducing you to relational database concepts. Then, you’ll learn to define database objects, retrieve data using the Data Query Language (DQL), maintain data using the Data Manipulation Language (DML), apply security controls using the Data Control Language (DCL), preserve database integrity, integrate SQL into applications, tune SQL statements, and more. Featuring end-of-chapter quizzes and a final exam, this book will have you programming in SQL in no time.

Simple enough for a beginner, but challenging enough for an advanced student, SQL Demystified is your shortcut to mastering this powerful programming language.

This one-of-a-kind, self-teaching text offers:

  • An easy way to understand SQL
  • A quiz at the end of each chapter
  • A final exam at the end of the book
  • No unnecessary technical jargon
  • A time-saving approach

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072262247
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
10/31/2005
Series:
Demystified Series
Pages:
312
Sales rank:
872,377
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.65(d)

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