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Pro SQL Server Administration

Authors: Carter, Peter

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  • Pro SQL Server Administration brings SQL Server administration into the modern era with strong coverage of hybrid cloud environments, in-memory support, and Server Core installs suitable for virtualization.

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About this book

Pro SQL Server Administration brings SQL Server administration into the modern era with strong coverage of hybrid cloud environments, In-Memory OLTP, and installation on Server Core. This comprehensive guide to SQL Server Administration for today’s DBA helps you to administer the new and key areas of SQL Server, including Columnstore indexes and the In-Memory OLTP feature set introduced in 2014.

You will also be guided through the administration of traditional areas of SQL Server, including how to secure your instance, monitor and maintain your instance, and to use features such as AlwaysOn to make your instance highly available. Also covered is the use of SQL Server features to scale out read-only workloads. Pro SQL Server Administration is an all-new book taking up-to-date and modern approach that you'll want and need to further your career as a SQL Server database administrator.

  • Extensive coverage of hybrid cloud environments involving Azure SQL Database 

  • Detailed discussions on all new, key features, including AlwaysOn and in-memory support

  • Comprehensive coverage of key skills, such as monitoring, maintenance and indexing

About the authors

Peter Carter is a SQL Server expert with over a decade of experience in developing, administering, and architecting SQL Server platforms and data-tier applications. Peter was awarded an MCC by Microsoft in 2011, to sit alongside his array of MCTS, MCITP, MCSA and MCSE certifications in SQL Server from version 2005, onward. His passion for SQL Server shows through in everything he does, and his goal is that his passion for the technology will inspire others.

Table of contents (27 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook $54.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-0710-9
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $69.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-0711-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Pro SQL Server Administration
Authors
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
Peter Carter
eBook ISBN
978-1-4842-0710-9
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4842-0710-9
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4842-0711-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXV, 1004
Number of Illustrations
525 b/w illustrations
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