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It should be noted that the plus of supporting SQL is that lots of people know SQL and there are lots of tools that communicate via SQL ... not the SQL is a fabulous query language. One can, in fact, query a wide range of data sources with the DataDirect connectors ( ). SQL is ancient, not new. In particular, SQL was created as a query language for relational databases, which makes it easy to understand, but may not be optimal when accessing a non-relational data source.
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