Scalar Datatype Reference

  • Louis Davidson
  • Jessica Moss


Choosing proper datatypes to match the domain to satisfy logical modeling is an important task. One datatype might be more efficient than another of a similar type. For example, you can store integer data in an integer datatype, a numeric datatype, a floating point datatype, a character type, or even a binary column, but these datatypes certainly aren’t alike in implementation or performance.


Binary Data Time Zone Character String Decimal Point Date Portion 
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© Louis Davidson 2016

Authors and Affiliations

  • Louis Davidson
    • 1
  • Jessica Moss
    • 2
  1. 1.AntiochUSA
  2. 2.MechanicsvilleUSA

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