Web resources

Database Debunkings
Database Debunkings is the web site that sets matters straight by telling the truth about database management.
www.dbdebunk.com »

JDBC™ Database Access
The JDBC API allows developers to take advantage of the Java platform’s “Write Once, Run AnywhereTM” capabilities for industrial strength, cross-platform applications that require access to enterprise data. With a JDBC technology-enabled driver, a developer can easily connect all corporate data even in a heterogeneous environment.
JDBC™ Database Access »

Microsoft’s Data Access site
This Microsoft page hosts information related to technologies for retrieving and manipulating data. These technologies include: ADO.NET, Microsoft Data Access Components (MDAC) and the Microsoft Data Engine (MSDE). Look here for the latest developments on these technologies.
msdn.microsoft.com/data »

SQL:2016, SQL standard information
Wikipedia can be used as the foundation for details concerning the SQL:2016 database language standard.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SQL:2016 »

The Unicode standard
This is the Unicode home page.
www.unicode.org »

iODBC, an ODBC Driver Manager for Linux, UNIX and macOS
iODBC is the acronym for Independent Open DataBase Connectivity, an Open Source platform independent implementation of ODBC.
www.iodbc.org »

Stack Overflow                                                                                                                   https://stackoverflow.com

Recommended books

A Guide to the SQL Standard
C.J. Date Addison-Wesley ISBN 0-201-96426-0 (Fourth Edition).
A Guide to the SQL Standard »

ADO Examples and Best Practices
ADO Examples and Best Practices »

JDBC API Tutorial and Reference
JDBC API Tutorial and Reference »

Joe Celko’s Data & Databases: Concepts in Practice
Joe Celko, Morgan Kaufmann, ISBN 1-55860-432-4.
Data & Databases: Concepts in Practice

Joe Celko’s SQL Puzzles & Answers
Joe Celko, Morgan Kaufmann, ISBN 1558604537.
Joe Celko’s SQL Puzzles & Answers »

Understanding SQL and Java Together
A Guide to SQLJ, JDBC, and Related Technologies – Jim Melton, Andrew Eisenberg, Academic Press – Morgan Kaufmann, ISBN 1-55860-562-2.
Understanding SQL and Java Together »

Understanding SQL’s Persistent Stored Modules: A Complete Guide to SQL/PSM
Jim Melton presents the basic concepts and foundations of SQL/PSM, a standard for database procedural language extensions. It offers complete coverage of all the features of SQL/PSM and is formatted for easy use as a reference.
Understanding SQL’s Persistent Stored Modules: A Complete Guide to SQL/PSM »

Joe Celko’s SQL for Smarties
Advanced SQL Programming, Joe Celko, Morgan Kaufmann, ISBN 1558605762.
Joe Celko’s SQL for Smarties »

Unicode Demystified
Unicode Demystified, A Practical Programmer’s Guide to the Encoding Standard, by Richard Gillam is an excellent book about Unicode and sorting related issues.
Unicode Demystified »

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