Sean Lange (8/14/2013)
Why do you want to do this in t-sql? It is the wrong tool for the job. A CLR proc, SSIS or even an application would be a much better choice here.
If you have someone that can write a CLR, use SSIS, or write an application to do it, maybe. ;-)
is pronounced ree-bar and is a Modenism for R
First step towards the paradigm shift of writing Set Based code: Stop thinking about what you want to do to a row... think, instead, of what you want to do to a column.
Although they tell us that they want it real bad, our primary goal is to ensure that we dont actually give it to them that way.
Although change is inevitable, change for the better is not.
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