columnar columnar

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) having the form of a column
  2. (adj) characterized by columns

Synonym(s)

News

  1. Ellison spills beans on Oracle's upcoming SAP HANA competitor and Database 12c plans

    Oracle hasn't even officially released its 12c database yet, but CEO Larry Ellison has already revealed plans for the version that will follow, 12.1c, which apparently will be Oracle's most direct response yet to SAP's HANA in-memory platform. Oracle Database 12.1c will be a "columnar, compressed, high-speed, in-memory database," Ellison said during Oracle's quarterly earnings call Thursday ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: InfoWorld

  2. Oracle's Ellison spills beans on upcoming SAP HANA competitor and Database 12c plans

    Oracle hasn't even officially released its 12c database yet, but CEO Larry Ellison has already revealed plans for the version that will follow, 12.1c, which apparently will be Oracle's most direct response yet to SAP's HANA in-memory platform. Oracle Database 12.1c will be a "columnar, compressed, high-speed, in-memory database," Ellison said during Oracle's quarterly earnings call Thursday ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: PC World

Quotes

  • On the day of his funeral, Wharton noted that "the deep-toned bells toiled unceasingly from the Great Basilica in the columnar capital:in Sibthrop Square, men of the Prince Archbishop's Bodyguard paraded with reversed arms and muffled drums:aged...
    on Jan 23, 2006 By: Michael Wharton Source: Telegraph.co.uk

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