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Raquel DB System            (Homepage)


This is the Homepage of the SourceForge Raquel DB System website, ("raqueldbsystem"), which supports the Raquel Database System Project.

The project was registered on SourceForge.net on
3 September, 2009.

See the RAQUEL Database System website for comprehensive information about the Raquel Database System Project.

This purpose of this SourceForge website is to :

The SourceForge Technical Homepage of this website is the starting point to access those SourceForge tools used to provide the above facilities,
whereas this Homepage is the access point for standard Open Source information files about the software, plus information about those SourceForge tools used by the project.
See opposite.

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Project Information

RAQUEL is the name of a relational database programming language
          and also
RAQUEL is the name of the database management system that executes that language.

Open Source Project
The RAQUEL Database System is being developed as an Open Source Project.
A prototype of the system has been published on SourceForge,
                      together with a simple GUI frontend to illustrate the RAQUEL notation.
Contributors to the project are welcome,
                      be they potential users or potential developers.
Planned Benefits of the RAQUEL Database System
A more powerful, flexible and easier-to-use database language than SQL. It is extendable so that it can manipulate a variety of different kinds of data stored in relations (i.e. is automatically object-relational).
A modular construction that can be tailored to different kinds of circumstances. It also accommodates plug-ins to support different kinds of data, and (to maximise performance) different kinds of physical storage.

Raquel Software currently Available for Downloading :

Standard Open Source Information Files

The following files can be accessed here, & are also included in the relevant downloads :

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