An Example of Combining Sybase with Paw to Perform Graphical Data Display and Analysis
The program PAW (Physics Analysis Workstation)  enjoys tremendous popularity within the high energy physics community. It is implemented on a large number of platforms and is available to the high energy physics community free of charge from the CERN computing division. PAW combines extensive graphical display capability (HPLOT/HIGZ), with histogramming (HBOOK4), file and data handling (ZEBRA), vector arithmetic manipulation (SIGMA), user defined functions (COMIS), powerful function minimization (MINUIT), and a command interpreter (KUIP).
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