Issue OverviewSQL Server Insider - December 2011, Vol. 8
As Microsoft continues to extend its reach with its most recent offerings, customers are presented with new opportunities and challenges alike. Read this edition of "SQL Server Insider" to find expert tips and insight on testing Azure Cloud, how SQL Server is stacking up in the data warehousing market, and what to expect from SQL Server 2012. Access >>>
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SQL Server stored procedures supercharged in recent, upcoming versions
by Richard Ding, Contributor
Microsoft is forever tinkering with SQL Server stored procedures to give queries more thrust. Find out what’s new in SQL Server 2008, 2008 R2 and the next-generation 2012 release.
- SQL Server stored procedures supercharged in recent, upcoming versions by Richard Ding, Contributor
For SQL Server shops testing Azure cloud, it’s all about integrating data
by Beth Stackpole
With tool sets still evolving, developers face stiff challenges in integrating data in hybrid SQL Server-SQL Azure environments.
Cost, proliferation power rise of SQL Server data warehousing
by Alan Earls
SQL Server data warehousing may have seemed a misnomer a few years ago. But many Microsoft shops with growing data needs are seeing the benefits of native products.
- For SQL Server shops testing Azure cloud, it’s all about integrating data by Beth Stackpole
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