Microsoft Access is a powerful relational database management system (RDBMS) with a graphical interface. Included in the Microsoft Office software suite, Access is an alternative to MySQL and SQL Server.
You can use Microsoft Access to retrieve data in a variety of other database management systems including Oracle and SQL Server. Access can also be used to create, edit and arrange data within databases.
Level of Difficulty
Microsoft Access is simple to use, but contains advanced features for skilled professionals working with complex databases. The program's power and complexity make it a viable choice for skilled developers while the graphical interface makes the program user-friendly for inexperienced users.