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Defensive Db Programming Chapter 05

We are here again with after another week and ready for another episode in this series.  Today we get to...  Read more...
By Jason Brimhall 2010/08/27 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: blogs
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Beginning T-SQL 2008 - Book Review

A book review of a new T-SQL book for SQL Server 2008, written by longtime SQLServerCentral author and MVP, Kathi Kellenburger.  Read more...
By Beverley Beverley 2010/03/15 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: book reviews
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Dissecting SQL Server Execution Plans

A review of MVP Grant Fritchey's "Dissecting Execution Plans". This is one book that you'll want on your bookshelf.  Read more...
By Jeff Moden 2009/12/17 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: book reviews
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What I’ve Read and Recommend to Others – Joe Celko Edition

I’ve known Joe for a number of years and have a lot of respect for his experience and knowledge around relational database design and the SQL language.  Read more...
By 2009/09/18 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: blogs
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Murach’s ADO.NET 3.5, LINQ, and the Entity Framework with C# 2008

Read a sample chapter from this new book about C# and LINQ from Murach.  Read more...
By Site Owners 2009/08/11 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: book reviews
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What I’ve Read and Recommend to Others – SQL Server 2008 Part 1

I read, a lot. I’ve been a prolific reader all my adult life. I use to split my reading between tech books and my regular relaxing reading but since I got into audio books several years ago I just pretty much read tech books now. Some times I’ll listen..  Read more...
By Wesley Brown 2009/06/22 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: blogs
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Book Review: What Got You Here Won't Get You There

I've been reading What Got You Here Won't Get You There by Marshall Goldsmith over the past couple months, and found it to be a useful book. My one sentence summary is that it teaches without the ability to be introspective and let go of your pride,...  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2009/05/21 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: blogs
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Book Review: The Data Warehousing Toolkit 2nd Edition

Longtime author and SQL Server guru David Poole takes a look at a classic book about Data Warehousing.  Read more...
By David Poole 2009/04/24 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: book reviews
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Book Review: Murach's SQL Server 2008 For Developers

I received a review copy of Murach's SQL Server 2008 For Developers a couple months back and just finished up looking through it. In general I've always liked the style of the Murach books; short lessons that flow about as logically as you can do it when it often seems like you need to know it all to get anything done!  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2009/03/17 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: book reviews
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Book Review: Big Red - Voyage of a Trident Submarine

I've grown up reading Tom Clancy and probably most of you have at least seen Red October, so this book caught my eye when browsing used books for a recent trip. It's a fairly human look at what's involved in sailing on a Trident missile submarine...  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2009/03/10 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: blogs
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It's Your Ship

I saw this book ( It's Your Ship ) in a Barnes and Noble and the title and cover attracted me. So I picked it up and read the back, thought it was interesting, and later grabbed it for the Kindle.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2009/01/30 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: book reviews
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Pro SQL Server 2005 Integration Services

A look at this book from James Wightman and Apress on the ETL subsystem in SQL Server.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2008/05/19 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: book reviews
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SQL Server T-SQL in 10 Minutes

A short review of this book by Ben Forta giving you the basics of T-SQL  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2008/05/16 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: book reviews
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Professional SQL Server 2005 Integration Services

A short review of the WROX red covered book that looks at Integration Services for the DBA.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2008/05/12 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: book reviews
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Performance Tuning

Performance tuning is an art or science, depending on who you talk to. SQL Server guru Joe Sack has authored a book on SQL Server 2005 T-SQL and brings us the performance tuning chapter as a preview.   Read more...
By Joseph Sack 2006/10/25 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: book reviews
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High Availability - Sample Chapter

Apress has been generous enough to provide us with a sample chapter from their book on SQL Server 2005 High Availability by Alan Hirt.  Read more...
By Press Release 2007/10/03 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: book reviews
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A Replication Interview Book Review

Andy Warren has had a great deal of experience with SQL Server replication and just picked up a new book on the topic. Rather than the standard book review, he decided to conduct the review as an interview with the author.   Read more...
By Andy Warren 2007/08/17 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: book reviews
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Career Book Reviews

Working in the corporate world can be a challenge and most of us muddle through our careers without really having any formal training. Andy Warren has spent time proactively working on his career and learned a great many tips and tricks for succeeeding as an employee and a manager. He brings us a few book reviews that might help you cope with the strange corporate world in which so many of us work.   Read more...
By Andy Warren 2007/05/23 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: miscellaneous
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SQL Server 2005 Books

There have been a huge number of SQL Server 2005 books released in the last year, but which ones are worth buying? Here are reviews of three new books from one of the SQL Server gurus.   Read more...
By Andy Warren 2007/04/11 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: book reviews
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SQL Server 2005: Changing the Paradigm

With the release of SQL Server 2005, the paradigm of working with this database changed. Robert Pearl brings us a book review of the highly acclaimed book from one of the premier SQL Server consulting companies in the US: Scalability Experts.   Read more...
By Robert Pearl 2006/11/01 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: book reviews
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