Programming Microsoft SQL Server 2008

Programming Microsoft SQL Server 2008

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by Leonard Lobel, Andrew Brust, Stephen Forte
     
 

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Extend your programming skills with a comprehensive study of the key features of SQL Server 2008. Delve into the new core capabilities, get practical guidance from expert developers, and put their code samples to work. This is a must-read for Microsoft .NET and SQL Server developers who work with data access—at the database, business logic, or presentation

Overview

Extend your programming skills with a comprehensive study of the key features of SQL Server 2008. Delve into the new core capabilities, get practical guidance from expert developers, and put their code samples to work. This is a must-read for Microsoft .NET and SQL Server developers who work with data access—at the database, business logic, or presentation levels.

Discover how to:

  • Query complex data with powerful Transact-SQL enhancements
  • Use new, non-relational features: hierarchical tables, native file streaming, and geospatial capabilities
  • Exploit XML inside the database to design XML-aware applications
  • Consume and deliver your data using Microsoft LINQ, Entity Framework, and data binding
  • Implement database-level encryption and server auditing
  • Build and maintain data warehouses
  • Use Microsoft Excel to build front ends for OLAP cubes, and MDX to query them
  • Integrate data mining into applications quickly and effectively

Get code samples on the Web.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780735625990
Publisher:
Microsoft Press
Publication date:
10/29/2008
Pages:
1024
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.90(d)

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Meet the Author

Leonard Lobel is a principal consultant at Tallan, a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner.

Stephen Forte is the cofounder and CTO of Corzen, Inc. He is also a Microsoft Regional Director for New York and a Microsoft MVP.

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