Re: Crossing over from SQL Server
Date: Wed, 11 Jun 2008 14:59:37 -0700 (PDT)
On Jun 11, 9:15 am, Mark D Powell <Mark.Pow..._at_eds.com> wrote:
> On Jun 10, 8:21 pm, DA Morgan <damor..._at_psoug.org> wrote:
> > And the underlying concepts and architecture of SQL Server is based
> > on the INGRES project at UC Berkeley and bears no relationship to
> > the concepts brought to Oracle. SQL Server 2005 tried to imitate
> > one (MVCC) but otherwise they are essentially different beasts.
> I though SQL Server was based on Sybase since the first version of SQL
> Server was a port of Sybase to the MS DOS platform. Both database
> managers still shared numerous stored procedure names for performing
> the same function and the T-SQL lanaguage.
> -- Mark D Powell --
Both correct: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ingres Ingres --> Sybase --> SQL-Server.
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