SQL Simplified:

Learn to Read and Write Structured Query Language

by Cecelia L. Allison



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 08/01/2004

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 212
ISBN : 9781410729743

About the Book

SQL Simplified: Learn To Read and Write Structured Query Language focuses extensively on the implementation of Structured Query Language (SQL) rather than on database design or on the Database Management System’s (DBMS’s) that implement SQL, like many SQL books.

The easy to follow step-by-step chapters of this book will provide beginners with the practice necessary to develop the skills and knowledge required to program in SQL with ease. The concepts of SQL are simplified enabling anyone to quickly grasp the fundamentals of SQL. Each chapter introduces a new concept and includes examples, key notes and important key terms. This book also highlights many key differences in SQL script used in a number of different database management system platforms. Your comprehension of each chapter is tested through the use of quizzes and assignments. After completion of this book, you should feel confident using SQL in any relational database environment.

About the Author

Cecelia L. Allison has been using SQL for many years. Through her past and present employment she has gained extensive experience in writing and implementing SQL. Cecelia is an experienced software tester and technical support specialist with extensive hands-on experience using and teaching SQL. She writes and facilitates on-line courses (Introduction and Intermediate SQL) that are offered through hundreds of accredited colleges, universities, and other educational facilities around the world. She also facilitates on-line technical courses for ITT Technical Institute and Park University. She holds a bachelor’s degree in finance and a master’s degree in computer information systems.