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Globals

Globals are the underlying storage structure for the InterSystems IRIS for Health™. One of the hallmarks of the InterSystems IRIS for Health is its ability to store data once and allow you to access it using multiple paradigms. While it is not necessary to work directly with globals, it can be very useful to understand how InterSystems IRIS for Health uses them and to see the advantages they provide.

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documentation icon Introduction to Persistent Objects — Globals

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