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A More Versatile SQL Server Random Number Function

Image a situation when you use the SQL Server RAND() T-SQL function as a column in a SELECT statement, and the same value is returned for every row as shown below. In this tip, Dallas Snider explains how you can get differing random values on each row.  Read more...
By Additional Articles 2015/04/02 | Source: MSSQLTips.com | Category: random numbers
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Generating Test Data: Part 2 - Generating Sequential and Random Dates

Part two of this fantastic series from Jeff Moden looks at generating date data, something which can be handy for any number of testing purposes.  Read more...
By Jeff Moden 2012/04/25 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: test data
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Generating Test Data: Part 1 - Generating Random Integers and Floats

Learn how you can easily generate large amounts of test data efficiently in this new series from Jeff Moden. Part 1 covers integers and floating point values.  Read more...
By Jeff Moden 2012/03/26 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: data generation
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Finding Unique Non-Repeating Random Numbers

Learn three methods of creating random numbers that do not repeat in this article from Brandie Tarvin.  Read more...
By Brandie Tarvin 2010/08/12 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: sql server 2005
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Random problems

Building random numbers can be challenging for people working in T-SQL. New author Chris Nowicki brings a solution he used to get a random number assigned to each row of a result set.  Read more...
By Chris Nowicki 2009/06/09 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: random numbers
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