Go Beyond SQL! 10 SQL Alternatives That You Should Use

database query languages


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Frequently Asked Questions

Query languages are a type of programming language which are utilized for fetching data-linked databases. These languages can be categorized into two types - Procedural & Non-procedural language.

No, SQL and Python are not similar languages. Languages like SQL are used for retrieving data from linked databases, whereas Python is used for manipulating and analyzing sets of data.

Developers today can choose to work with a variety of SQL alternatives including names like SchemeQL, CLSQL, ScalaQL and ScalaQuery for the Scheme and Scala dialects of Lisp, respectively. SQLStatement and ActiveRecord for Ruby. HaskellDB for Haskell.

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