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query

n. common lawyer lingo for a question to be answered.

See: challenge, check, contest, cross-examine, dispute, doubt, examine, impugn, inquire, inquiry, interrogate, interrogation, pose, propound, question
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Querying big data often encounters problems with performance.
In our previous work (Goh, Fu & Foo, 2005), we have described the algorithms for generating query networks and have presented a visual collaborative querying system, the Query Graph Visualizer (QGV), for exploring these networks.
In 10 years, more applications will be built to leverage real-time data versus querying stored data - and a standard programming language to support this next-generation computing infrastructure is emerging now," said Barry Morris, Chairman and CEO of StreamBase.
These tools provide users with a familiar, common look-and-feel for querying and managing their databases.
Querying Real-Time Market Events Along with Historical Data Enables Sophisticated Trading Strategies, Including Program Trading