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  • BLOB - Binary Large Object

  • A term used to refer to any random large block of data that is stored in a database, such as a video clips, sound files or document content data.

  • Typically, database management systems provide methods to create, delete or replace these objects, without the ability to interpret the contents of these objects.

  • BLOB (undetermined binary data type), such as an Excel spreadsheet, a PDF file, or a Word file.

  • Most of Industrial softwares specially Historians have this datatype now.


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