What Is a Stored Procedures?

This section describes what is a stored procedure - is an executable program that is stored in the database server.

What Is a Stored Procedure? A stored procedure is an executable program that is stored in the database server waiting to be called for execution. A stored procedure should be written in a programming language that is supported by the database server. Some database servers offer special languages that are extended from the standard SQL. For example:

Store procedure languages usually offer you statements to:

Last update: 2015.

Table of Contents

 About This Book

 Introduction of SQL

 MySQL Introduction and Installation

 Introduction of MySQL Programs

 Perl Programs and MySQL Servers

 PHP Programs and MySQL Servers

 Java Programs and MySQL Servers

 Datatypes and Data Literals

 Operations and Expressions

 Character Strings and Bit Strings

 Commonly Used Functions

 Table Column Types for Different Types of Values

 Using DDL to Create Tables and Indexes

 Using DML to Insert, Update and Delete Records

 Using SELECT to Query Database

 Transaction Management and Isolation Levels

 Locks Used in MySQL

Defining and Calling Stored Procedures

What Is a Stored Procedures?

 CREATE PROCEDURE - Statement to Create Stored Procedures

 Stored Procedure Parameters

 Variables, Loops and Cursors Used in Stored Procedures

 Outdated Tutorials

 References

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