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Querying Data from MariaDB

by Pinal Dave

In this course, you’ll focus on developing the skills needed to work with complex business logic using Data Query Language (DQL) in MariaDB.

What you'll learn

Querying meaningful data is the primary task for any relational engine, and MariaDB is one of the most sophisticated relational databases in the RDBMS world. In this course, Querying Data from MariaDB, you’ll gain the ability to work with complex business logic using Data Query Language (DQL) in MariaDB. First, you'll learn how to retrieve specific column data from a table using the SELECT statement. Next, you’ll discover how to retrieve specific rows of data from a table using various keywords in the WHERE clause. Finally, you’ll explore how to use advanced search and pattern matching using the LIKE keyword. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of various elements of the data query language of MariaDB to bring meaningful results from your database. Software required: MariaDB

About the author

Pinal Dave is an SQL Server Performance Tuning Expert and independent consultant with over 21 years of hands-on experience. He holds a Master of Science degree and numerous database certifications. Pinal has authored 14 SQL Server database books and 61 Pluralsight courses. To freely share his knowledge and help others build their expertise, Pinal has also written more than 5,700 database tech articles on his blog at

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