Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Database Essentials Step by Step

Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Database Essentials Step by Step

by Solid Quality Learning

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Get the guidance you need to start designing databases—one step at a time. With this practical tutorial, you’ll teach yourself the core skills for building and managing databases with the next generation of SQL Server.

Discover how to:

  • Install and configure SQL Server 2005
  • Design database components with SQL Server Management Studio
  • Apply a three-step modeling approach to design databases that meet business requirements
  • Create, modify, and manage views
  • Write user-defined functions and stored procedures using T-SQL
  • Add, delete, and update information in your databases
  • Work with data from custom applications and legacy systems
  • Troubleshoot error messages and handle exceptions

CD features:

  • All practice exercises
  • Code samples

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780735622074
Publisher: Microsoft Press
Publication date: 09/27/2006
Series: Step by Step Developer Series
Edition description: 2005 ed.
Pages: 336
Product dimensions: 7.38(w) x 8.98(h) x 1.02(d)

About the Author

The mentors at Solid Quality Learning combine deep technical expertise and real-world implementation experience to provide advanced solutions and training for the Microsoft SQL Server database platform.

Table of Contents



Part I: Introduction to Database Development with Microsoft SQL Server 2005

Chapter 1: Introducing Database Development with Microsoft SQL Server 2005

Chapter 2: Installing and Setting Up Your Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Development Environment

Chapter 3: Reviewing Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Management Tools

Part II: How to Create a Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Database

Chapter 4: Gathering and Understanding Business Requirements before Creating Database Objects

Chapter 5: Designing a Database to Solve Business Needs

Part III: How to Query Data from Microsoft SQL Server 2005

Chapter 6: Reading Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Data from Client Applications

Chapter 7: Selecting the Data You Need

Chapter 8: Creating Views to Encapsulate Queries

Chapter 9: Retrieving Data Using Programmable Objects

Part IV: How to Modify Data in Microsoft SQL Server 2005

Chapter 10: Inserting Data in Microsoft SQL Server 2005

Chapter 11: Deleting Data from Microsoft SQL Server 2005

Chapter 12: Updating Data from Microsoft SQL Server 2005

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