Microsoft SQL Server 2005: The Complete Reference: Full Coverage of all New and Improved Features

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The Definitive Guide to Microsoft SQL Server 2005

Deliver high-performance, widely distributed enterprise database applications using Microsoft SQL Server 2005. This comprehensive resource shows you how to get up-and-running on SQL Server 2005, create and manage databases and tables, triggers, functions, stored procedures, transactions, and advanced database queries. Microsoft SQL Server 2005: The Complete Reference covers every aspect of the new release in full detail, starting...

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Overview

The Definitive Guide to Microsoft SQL Server 2005

Deliver high-performance, widely distributed enterprise database applications using Microsoft SQL Server 2005. This comprehensive resource shows you how to get up-and-running on SQL Server 2005, create and manage databases and tables, triggers, functions, stored procedures, transactions, and advanced database queries. Microsoft SQL Server 2005: The Complete Reference covers every aspect of the new release in full detail, starting with an in-depth review of the core database engine. The book goes on to cover the management and maintenance tools, the SQL Server support of the .NET Common Language Runtime, database integrity, transactions, security, performance management tools, and monitoring techniques.

ESSENTIAL SKILLS FOR DATABASE PROFESSIONALS:

  • Set up, configure, and manage Microsoft SQL Server 2005
  • Understand the RDBMS architecture
  • Develop, debug, and deploy Web-enabled database applications
  • Build databases, tables, indexes, and views
  • Create triggers, stored procedures, and functions
  • Implement sound security and disaster recovery policies
  • Integrate .NET applications and XML
  • Write sophisticated T-SQL statements in SQL Server Management Studio
  • Optimize data integrity and maximize application availability
  • Work with operational, tabular, and transactional data
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780072261523
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Osborne Media
  • Publication date: 11/17/2006
  • Series: Essential Skills for Database Professionals Ser.
  • Edition description: REV
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 672
  • Product dimensions: 1.35 (w) x 9.69 (h) x 7.44 (d)

Meet the Author

Jeffrey Shapiro, MCSE, MCTS, MCPD, is the author of SQL Server 2000: The Complete Reference as well as 11 other technology books. He is currently working on a variety of SQL Server business intelligence projects for Fortune 100 companies in Orlando, Florida.

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Table of Contents

Pt. I SQL server 2005 system and platform architecture
1 Getting to know SQL server 2005 3
2 Database architecture 21
3 RDBMS architecture 49
4 Connecting to and administering the database engine 75
Pt. II Administering SQL server 2005
5 Security 97
6 Databases, tables, and indexes 137
7 SQL server disaster recovery 177
8 Distributed database architecture 211
9 SQL server 2005 high availability 255
Pt. III Programming SQL server 2005
10 Transact-SQL primer 289
11 Understanding the SQL server common language runtime 331
12 Data integrity 355
13 Triggers 379
14 Stored procedures and functions 399
Pt. IV Working with SQL server 2005
15 Working with operational data 423
16 Working with tabular data 445
17 Working with transactional data 487
18 Monitoring SQL server 531
A T-SQL reference 559
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