This is a very basic post for those who are very new to sql server. Also you can check my Testing articles.
1.SQL stands for “Structured Query Language”.
2.It is a query language used for accessing and modifying information in the database.
3.Also it is an ANSI/ISO standard.
4.SQL is a non-procedural, English like language that processes data in groups of records rather than one record at a time.
Functions Of SQl:
SQL can execute queries against a database
SQL can retrieve data from a database
SQL can insert records in a database
SQL can update records in a database
1.can delete records from a database
2.can create new databases
3.can create new tables in a database
4.can create stored procedures in a database
5.can create views in a database
6.can set permissions on tables, procedures, and views.