Pro SQL Server 2005 (Pro)
Book format: An electronic version of a printed book that can be read on a computer or handheld device designed specifically for this purpose.
Publisher: Date:10/24/2005 - Apress
By: Thomas Rizzo, Adam Machanic, Robin Dewson, Rob Walters, Joseph Sack, Julian Skinner, Louis Davidson
SQL Server 2005 is the next generation of SQL Server database and represents a massive leap forward in terms of programming options, productivity, database management, and analysis. This book takes a deep look at the full range of SQL Server enhancements, and includes meaningful and relevant examples showing how these new features work and how you can architect applications effectively. You'll be able to work on your own SQL Server 2005 solutions quickly and painlessly. The book's core topics include enhancements to database programmability features and languages, such as ADO.NET, XML, .NET assemblies, and T-SQL. Other topics include services and tools like Reporting Services, the Service Broker, and DTS, and enhancements to the BI capabilities such as Analysis and Notification services.