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  • November 23, 2009 23 Nov'09

    Is interest in SQL Server virtualization on the rise?

    While the challenges of SQL Server virtualization have scared off some organizations, new technologies could make them take a second look.

  • November 18, 2009 18 Nov'09

    SQL Server MVPs give back with new book

    Talk about a win-win. A new book gives DBAs and developers the chance to improve their crafts while donating to a good cause.

  • November 03, 2009 03 Nov'09

    New SQL Server 2008 R2 CTP set for November

    Microsoft's next-generation DBMS will be released to manufacturing in early 2010, along with two new editions for the enterprise.

  • November 02, 2009 02 Nov'09

    DBA career paths could lead to business intelligence

    Business intelligence could prove to be an ideal specialty for SQL Server DBAs who feel like they've hit a wall with their current jobs.

  • November 02, 2009 02 Nov'09

    PASS Summit 2009 Preview

    Learn what the hot topics will be at this year's PASS conference, with speaker interviews, product news and more.

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  • October 28, 2009 28 Oct'09

    Q&A: SQL Server 2008 a better fit for consolidation

    Consolidation still has its fair share of challenges, but improvements to SQL Server 2008 could actually make it easier than ever before.

  • October 23, 2009 23 Oct'09

    Are data warehouses made for the cloud?

    Cost and scalability benefits might make data warehousing seem like a perfect fit for cloud computing, but storage limitations with Azure could slow deployments.

  • October 21, 2009 21 Oct'09

    Q&A: Business intelligence gets a facelift in SQL Server 2008 R2

    From grab-and-go reporting to Master Data Services, SQL Server 2008 R2 will include several changes to Microsoft business intelligence.

  • October 20, 2009 20 Oct'09

    Project Gemini gets a new name, Madison earns buzz

    PowerPivot for Excel and SharePoint (formerly codenamed 'Gemini') along with Project Madison will be of keen interest to those looking ahead to SQL Server 2008 R2.

  • October 19, 2009 19 Oct'09

    Q&A: Moving forward with SQL Server in the cloud

    DBAs and developers have concerns about cloud computing , but enhancements to Microsoft's SQL Azure Database could ease those worries.

  • October 08, 2009 08 Oct'09

    End of life comes for SQL Server 2005 SP2, 2008

    Mainstream support for at least two versions of Microsoft SQL Server is set to expire next year.

  • August 14, 2009 14 Aug'09

    Microsoft releases SQL Server 2008 R2 CTP

    The first CTP of Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 is available for MSDN and TechNet subscribers and previews new features such as application and multi-server management.

  • July 27, 2009 27 Jul'09

    SQL Server Reporting Services 2008 offers faster speeds, new variations

    Get the inside scoop on Reporting Services 2008 with Michael Lisin and Jim Joseph, co-authors of the new book, "Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services Unleashed."

  • May 11, 2009 11 May'09

    Microsoft renames SQL Server release, adds data services

    Some say upping the logical processor support in SQL Server may be a reaction to Oracle's acquisition of Sun.

  • October 23, 2007 23 Oct'07

    Q&A: Create and tune indexes in SQL Server 2000

    DBAs can build a SQL Server index best designed for their database environments by learning about columns, clustered indexes, and more.

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