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Paper: Evaluation of Relational Database Packages for use in Astronomy
Volume: 52, Astronomical Data Analysis Software and Systems II
Page: 77
Authors: Page, C. G.; Davenhall, A. C.
Abstract: A number of relational database management systems (RDBMS) have been evaluated for use in astronomical data analysis. Several areas are identified, however, in which commercial database packages do not provide all the facilities needed by astronomers. The possibilities of building a package based on FITS binary tables are considered.
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