The following web sites provide additional information about the
various platforms covered in this book:
IBM's DB2 database is supported on the Web at
has an active and vibrant user community located on the Web at
The corporate resource for MySQL is http://www.mysql.com, and another good site
http://theoryx5.uwinnipeg.ca/mysql. A great
developer resource with lots of useful tips is Devshed.com. See
The home for this open source database is located at
http://www.postgresql.org. With a great deal
of useful information available for download, this site also
maintains mailing lists for PostgreSQL users. Another PostgreSQL site
worth investigating is http://www.pgsql.com, which offers support for commercial customers.
Oracle's cyberspace home is
http://www.oracle.com. A great resource for
hard-core Oracle users is http://www.oracle.com/technology. You can
also find all Oracle documentation at http://tahiti.oracle.com.
- SQL Server
The official Microsoft SQL Server web site is
http://www.microsoft.com/sql/. Another good
resource is found at the home of the Professional Association for SQL
Server (PASS) at http://www.sqlpass.org.