Microsoft Access is an application found in Office, and is a Database Management System (DBMS). Access allows the users to create and maintain relational databases. This Relational Database Manager (RDBMS) uses a JET database engine along with forms, reports, graphics and visual basic for custom program execution. Long story short, access provides a seamless platform that integrates with a variety of database instances.
Users are able to create databases with little prior knowledge. This easy to use, all-purpose DBMS gives the non-developers the ability to create database solutions without the help of Professional Developers. MS Access is scalable, and allows connections to SQL server databases for virtually unlimited database size. This application seamlessly integrates with various data sources like ODBC, SQL server and other MS databases. With multi user support, individuals can edit data without chance of error. All of these services come included with Access, at no additional charge.