No More Text2SQL, It’s Now RAG2SQL!

Angelina Yang
3 min readApr 12, 2024

Text2SQL was awfully popular last year. I talked with a vendor looking to buy, and also developed an in-house solution.

The concept holds promise, the need is there, but the execution falls short.

Our minds always race ahead of our hands, don’t they?

One of the most significant challenges we encountered was the lack of rich context and metadata necessary for a highly productive Text2SQL system.