Avoid headaches and wasted time by learning the major differences between DB2 for i and T-SQL dialects.
Written by Michael Sansoterra
It's apparent by emails I've received that some SQL Server developers are having an opportunity to delve into the DB2 for i realm. Even though SQL would ideally be a platform-neutral, standards-based language, the truth is there are many SQL syntax and feature differences among the major database providers.
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