Microsoft GeoFlow gives premium Excel users the ability to do 3-D mapping with SQL Server on the back end. News | SearchSQLServer.com
Microsoft GeoFlow is a three-dimensional data visualization tool for Microsoft Excel.
GeoFlow, which was first introduced as an add-on... Definition | SearchSQLServer.com
With the release of SQL Server 2012, Microsoft introduced a new type of nonclustered index called xVelocity columnstore index in the SQL Server database engine. It is based on VertiPaq in-memory data compression technology. The xVelocity... Tip | SearchSQLServer.com
What do you do when you've found the perfect solution to your problem, but it's no longer supported?
This was the issue that faced the City of Aurora, Colo. Longtime users of the PolyServe file... Feature | SearchSQLServer.com
Database size is increasing across businesses all over the world, and as a database administrator (DBA) one should make sure that database backups are completed on time.
For more on SQL Sever backup... Tip | SearchSQLServer.com
Editor's note: This article is the fourth and final in an ongoing series on SQL Server security. Be sure to check out parts... Feature | SearchSQLServer.com
In Chapter 1, we discussed the fact that business intelligence (BI) should be utilized at all levels of an organization to promote effective decision making. While it is true that business intelligence is useful throughout the organization, the... Excerpt | SearchSQLServer.com
It's easy to be misled by terminology. When I first heard the term "in-memory database" applied to SQL Server, I made the same mistake many other people have. I thought, "How's that different from an instance of SQL Server with tons of RAM and... Tip | SearchSQLServer.com
Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Express LocalDB is a lightweight version of SQL Server 2012 targeted for database developers. Microsoft's goal was to get developers an executable mode of... Tip | SearchSQLServer.com
The first step in the due diligence process to establish whether to trust a third-party suppliers is knowing who they are, says Tracy Andrew, information security and compliance officer at legal firm Field Fisher Waterhouse.
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