Join the results of a stored procedure in T-SQL

There may be instances where you have to join the results of a stored procedure with another query. Here's how to do it.

There may be several instances where you have to join the results of a stored procedure with another query. Here's how to do it.

First, set the data access option for the server:

exec sp_serveroption '
 
  ', 'data access', true 

 

Then, let's create a table called "tblNames" in the "Pubs" datbase:

/* 

TickerSymbol    CompanyName 
-------------   -------------- 
AMGN            Amgen Inc 
KO              Coca-Cola Company 
MSFT            Microsoft Corporation 
ORCL            Oracle Corporation/DE 
PEP             PepsiCo Inc 

*/ 

--////////////////////////////////////// 
Use Pubs 
--create a simple stored procedure 

CREATE procedure sp_myproc 
as 
SELECT 'KO' AS Tickersymbol 
go 

--now join the results of SP with query 

select A.CompanyName,A.TickerSymbol from tblNames A  
  join openquery([server_name], '{call pubs..sp_myproc}') B 
  on A.TickerSymbol = B.TickerSymbol 
go 

--////////////////////////////////////// 

For More Information

  • What do you think about this tip? E-mail us at tdichiara@techtarget.com with your feedback.
  • The Best SQL Server Web Links: tips, tutorials, scripts, and more.
  • Have a SQL Server tip to offer your fellow DBA's and developers? The best tips submitted will receive a cool prize--submit your tip today!
  • Ask your technical SQL Server questions--or help out your peers by answering them--in our live discussion forums.
  • Check out our Ask the Experts feature: Our SQL, Database Design, Oracle, SQL Server, DB2, metadata, and data warehousing gurus are waiting to answer your toughest questions.

This was first published in November 2001

Dig deeper on SQL Server and .NET development

0 comments

Oldest 

Forgot Password?

No problem! Submit your e-mail address below. We'll send you an email containing your password.

Your password has been sent to:

-ADS BY GOOGLE

SearchCloudComputing

SearchSoftwareQuality

SearchSOA

TheServerSide

SearchCloudApplications

Close