Sentences allows you to combine multiple data
sources - relational and other - and query the results instantaneously.
Here, three databases are combined: SQL Server's AdventureWorks
and Northwind sample databases, and IBM DB2's Go Sales
Each database includes various columns referring to
cities. The aim of the query is to aggregate and present all references
to a particular city - in this case, London - from each database.
AdventureWorks references cities for Employees, Vendors
and Customer; Go Sales for Employees, Branches
and Customers, and Northwind for Customers, Employees
Aided by intelligent wizards and starting from a clean slate, a
Sentences end-user could combine the three databases and create
this panel, showing both identifiers and names, within about 30
Once the query and the panel are built, the results are displayed
instantly for any chosen city.