Graph Query Language Gets Official Adoption

The international ISO committee responsible for the SQL standard has voted to make GQL (Graph Query Language) a new official database query language.

ISO/IEC is the committee responsible for SQL. GQL is a new language that is being developed and maintained by the same international working group. GQL draws heavily from existing languages, with roots in Cypher, a language based on the Property Graph Model that was originally developed by Neo4j.

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