SQL is a database query language and it is an acronym of Structured Query Language. It mainly deals with the relational database management systems (RDBMS) and is used in order to perform tasks like updating or retrieving data from the database. Some of the most popular relational databases that make use of SQL include Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server, Ingres, Sybase, and Access. With the help of various SQL commands like INSERT, SELECT, CREATE, DELETE, and DROP you can perform any necessary action in the database.
Some of the characteristics of this query language include:
- It gives a high-quality performance
- It is highly available
- It is scalable and flexible
- It offers robust transactional support
To learn more about SQL, you should check out the SQL Tutorial.
If you wish to pursue a career in SQL then you must enroll in Intellipaat’s SQL Training.
You should also watch this SQL video on YouTube: