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On the recent versions of cplex we have functions like ODBCRead and ODBCPublish for data management on Data bases engines, but it is also necessary to have a function like ODBCUpdate which corresponds to the old one DBUpdate function which allows one to make calls to database engines like SQL Server for executing specific procedures. It is true that one can make workarounds for emulating that DBupdate function, but OPL/CPLEX deserves a robust, new DBupdate function similar to the DBlink one in order to make an efficient data management in large-scale optimization problems.
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