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Pro T-SQL Programmer's Guide

Authors: Natarajan, J., Bruchez, R., Coles, M., Shaw, S., Cebollero, M.

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  • Pro T–SQL Programmer’s Guide is your guide to making the best use of the powerful, Transact-SQL programming language that is built into Microsoft SQL Server's database engine.

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Pro T–SQL Programmer’s Guide is your guide to making the best use of the powerful, Transact-SQL programming language that is built into Microsoft SQL Server's database engine. This edition is updated to cover the new, in-memory features that are part of SQL Server 2014. Discussing new and existing features, the book takes you on an expert guided tour of Transact–SQL functionality. Fully functioning examples and downloadable source code bring technically accurate and engaging treatment of Transact–SQL into your own hands. Step–by–step explanations ensure clarity, and an advocacy of best–practices will steer you down the road to success.

Transact–SQL is the language developers and DBAs use to interact with SQL Server. It’s used for everything from querying data, to writing stored procedures, to managing the database. Support for in-memory stored procedures running queries against in-memory tables is new in the language and gets coverage in this edition. Also covered are must-know features such as window functions and data paging that help in writing fast-performing database queries. Developers and DBAs alike can benefit from the expressive power of T-SQL, and Pro T-SQL Programmer's Guide is your roadmap to success in applying this increasingly important database language to everyday business and technical tasks.

  • Covers the newly-introduced, in-memory database features
  • Shares the best practices used by experienced professionals
  • Goes deeply into the subject matter − an advanced book for the serious reader

About the authors

Jay Natarajan has more than 15 years of experience in the SQL Server space. Her skills range in both the design and the implementation arenas, having architected and deployed complex solutions for enterprise customers. She joined Microsoft Consulting Services in 2008. She holds a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Madras. Jay currently lives in Atlanta with her husband, Chad, and their son Satya.

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eBook $44.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-0145-9
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $59.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-0146-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Pro T-SQL Programmer's Guide
Authors
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
Jay Natarajan and Rudi Bruchez and Michael Coles and Scott Shaw and Miguel Cebollero
eBook ISBN
978-1-4842-0145-9
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4842-0145-9
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4842-0146-6
Edition Number
4
Number of Pages
XXX, 744
Number of Illustrations and Tables
338 b/w illustrations
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