How long will SQL be the main database computer language for corporate America?

I am currently working as a Database Analyst and love it! I graduated in December and started my first entry-level job as a Database Analyst. Of course, I work with everything SQL. I was just curious as to how long SQL will be the main requirement for employers? I know I will have to learn whatever new comes out down the road.

Asked By: kevin_scott407 - 3/5/2009
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If the SQL language was a company, it would have a logo on the bottom that says "in business since 1972... More
Answered By: Killer B - 3/6/2009
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You'll know the answer to your question as soon as you finish writing Crystal Ball 1.0. IOW, no one can even make a wild guess. Will we ever have quantum computing? If we do, will we still need SQL to talk to databases, or will the technology show us a better way? No one can predict things like that. (Go back to... More
Answered By: colanth - 3/5/2009
at the moment I would expect SQL to be the main tool for relational databases for the forseeable future. It certainly has been for at least 10 years... More
Answered By: mark r - 3/5/2009
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