These days, developers and database administrators have to pay more attention to database and application security than ever before. Not long ago, even... Tip | 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
Moore's Law doesn't just happen on its own. Relevant companies, and the people behind them, need to make it happen. At Intel, leaders said they carried out a SQL 2012 business intelligence project using self-service BI that helped the company... Feature | SearchSQLServer.com
In this edition of SQL in Five, Mark Kromer, national platform architect at Microsoft, says database administrators need to start familiarizing themselves with SQL Server big data technologies.