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Microsoft SQL Server 2000 News
October 23, 2007
DBAs can build a SQL Server index best designed for their database environments by learning about columns, clustered indexes, and more.
May 06, 2005
Service Pack 4 rolls up previous fixes for the database management software and adds some new features as well.
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