Mastering Microsoft SQL Server 2005 express

Mastering Microsoft SQL Server 2005 express

by Mike Gunderloy, Susan Sales Harkins
     
 

A Comprehensive Guide to Microsoft's New Express Edition of its Bestselling Database Server

Microsoft's SQL Server 2005 Express Edition is the perfect fit if you're a small business owner, trainer, or student who doesn't need all the bells and whistles of the full version of SQL Server 2005. In this comprehensive guide written by two SQL Server experts, you'll

Overview

A Comprehensive Guide to Microsoft's New Express Edition of its Bestselling Database Server

Microsoft's SQL Server 2005 Express Edition is the perfect fit if you're a small business owner, trainer, or student who doesn't need all the bells and whistles of the full version of SQL Server 2005. In this comprehensive guide written by two SQL Server experts, you'll find step-by-step explanations and simplified management tools for

using SQL Server Express in smaller-scale but still mission-critical situations. With a focus on practical tasks, the book thoroughly

covers both database administration and development, smoothly moving you from beginner to advanced subjects.

Coverage Includes

  • Understanding basic database concepts
  • Getting to know database types: file server, client server, relational and more
  • Learning Structured Query Language (SQL) and SQL Server's Transact-SQL
  • Creating efficient and useful databases
  • Writing queries and stored procedures to explore your data
  • Automating the administration of your databases
  • Developing database applications with Visual Basic® Express
  • Using SQL Server Management Studio Express
  • Sharing data between multiple servers
  • Monitoring and optimizing SQL Server Express

Featured on CD

CD includes Microsoft® SQL Server Express and Visual Basic® Express!

Leverage the Experience of Experts through Real-World Examples

Increase Your Own Productivity with an Entire Chapter on Troubleshootng

Discover Practical Solutions to a Database Administrator's Needs

Reduce Complexity and Build Simple Data-Driven Applications

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780782144024
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
06/19/2006
Series:
Mastering Series
Edition description:
BK&CD-ROM
Pages:
600
Product dimensions:
7.52(w) x 9.05(h) x 1.30(d)

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Meet the Author

Mike Gunderloy has been developing software for over 25 years, during which time he has gained expertise across a wide variety of Microsoft technologies. His books include Mastering SQL Server 2005; Mastering Visual C#®; ADO and ADO.NET Programming; and Coder to Developer.

Susan Sales Harkins is the bestselling author of several database books, including Mastering Dreamweaver® MX Databases. She was formerly an editor-in-chief at The Cobb Group.

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