Wireless Developer Network Glossary
Object-Oriented Programming - A revolutionary new way of looking at computer programming. Historically, programs have been viewed as procedures (or we may think of these as "verbs") that operate on data. OOP takes the view that programs should start by thinking about the data (or "nouns") first.
ODBC - Open Database Connectivity (ODBC) is a standard or open application programming interface (API) for accessing a database.
OODBMS - An OODBMS (object-oriented database management system, sometimes shortened to ODBMS for object database management system) is a database management system (DBMS) that supports the modelling and creation of data as objects. This includes some kind of support for classes of objects and the inheritance of class properties and methods by subclasses and their objects.