Edgar Codd Dies

Edgar Codd, who formulated the rules decribing the normalised forms of relational databases died last week. Thousands of developers use the results of his excellent thinking every day without realising it. It's not an understatement to say he made a phenomenal contribution to computer science.[good obituary]

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