Issue No. 01 - February (1992 vol. 4)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/69.124896
<p>FAD is a strongly typed database programming language designed for uniformly manipulating transient and persistent data on Bubba, a parallel database system developed at MCC. The paper provides an overall description of FAD, and discusses the design rationale behind a number of its distinguishing features. Comparisons with other database programming languages are provided.</p>
FAD; data intensive applications; strongly typed database programming language; persistent data; Bubba; parallel database system; database management systems; query languages
P. Valduriez and S. Danforth, "A FAD for Data Intensive Applications," in IEEE Transactions on Knowledge & Data Engineering, vol. 4, no. , pp. 34-51, 1992.