SQL videos | SQL Programming Part 11 - Common Table Expressions (CTEs)

Posted by Andrew Gould on 21 March 2013

A Common Table Expression in SQL is a technique for creating a temporary recordset that you immediately use in another statement - they're often a neat alternative to using Temporary Tables. In this video we'll teach you how to create and consume a CTE, show you a couple of practical uses for them and hopefully convince you that they're worth using!

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