SQL and databases are something that not many engineers tend to play with. But a database can be a very powerful tool when used proplerly. Often it can get the job done much easier and faster than everyones favorite tool… Excel!
Using Excel as a hammer
(cases where this would be advantages or ridiculous to do in Excel)
(show what can be done with SQL)
Then what tools should I use?
(simple example) (IDE with Visual Studio - link)