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How long has SQL been around?

SQL history
The SQL programming language was first developed in the 1970s by IBM researchers Raymond Boyce and Donald Chamberlin. The programming language, known then as SEQUEL, was created following the publishing of Edgar Frank Todd's paper, "A Relational Model of Data for Large Shared Data Banks," in 1970.

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Simply so, who developed the original version of SQL?

Donald D. Chamberlin

Subsequently, question is, when was the term database first used? 1960s, navigational DBMS The Oxford English Dictionary cites a 1962 report by the System Development Corporation of California as the first to use the term "data-base" in a specific technical sense.

Similarly, you may ask, how long have databases been around?

Two major relational database system prototypes were created between the years 1974 and 1977, and they were the Ingres, which was developed at UBC, and System R, created at IBM San Jose.

How many versions of SQL are there?

History of Microsoft SQL Server

Version Year Internal database version
12.0 2014 782
13.0 2016 852
14.0 2017 869
15.0 2019 895

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