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SQL ID Column Uses Unique Row Data Vs Sequence Number?

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I work at a company IT dept that never used sequectial number ID columns in data tables. They insist on using unique data per row in the ID column because the data (part number) makes more 'human readable' than a secequence number.

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Kent Olsen
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