Expert SQL Server 2008 Development

  • Authors
  • Alastair Aitchison
  • Adam Machanic

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Alastair Aitchison, Adam Machanic
    Pages 1-22
  3. Alastair Aitchison, Adam Machanic
    Pages 23-48
  4. Alastair Aitchison, Adam Machanic
    Pages 49-70
  5. Alastair Aitchison, Adam Machanic
    Pages 71-100
  6. Alastair Aitchison, Adam Machanic
    Pages 101-119
  7. Alastair Aitchison, Adam Machanic
    Pages 121-158
  8. Alastair Aitchison, Adam Machanic
    Pages 159-194
  9. Alastair Aitchison, Adam Machanic
    Pages 195-232
  10. Alastair Aitchison, Adam Machanic
    Pages 235-281
  11. Alastair Aitchison, Adam Machanic
    Pages 283-319
  12. Alastair Aitchison, Adam Machanic
    Pages 321-370
  13. Alastair Aitchison, Adam Machanic
    Pages 371-418
  14. Back Matter
    Pages 419-433

About this book

Introduction

Expert SQL Server 2008 Development is aimed at SQL Server developers ready to move beyond Books Online. Author and experienced developer Alastair Aitchison shows you how to think about SQL Server development as if it were any other type of development. You’ll learn to manage testing in SQL Server and to properly deal with errors and exceptions. The book also covers critical, database-centric topics such as managing concurrency and securing your data and code through proper privileges and authorization.

Alastair places focus on sound development and architectural practices that will help you become a better developer, capable of designing high-performance, robust, maintainable database applications. He shows you how to apply notable features in SQL Server such as encryption and support for hierarchical data. If developing for SQL Server is what puts the bread on your table, you can do no better than to read this book and to assimilate the expert-level practices that it provides.

  • Promotes expert-level practices
  • Leads to high performance, scalable code
  • Improves productivity, getting you home in time for dinner

Keywords

Microsoft SQL Server SQL SQL Server 2008 Transact-SQL database performance programming time

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