Flat File Data Sources

  • Adam Aspin


For more years than most of us care to remember, the single most common source of external data facing an SQL Server developer or DBA was a text file. The inevitable consequence of the near ubiquity of the “flat” file is the minor ecosystem of tools and techniques that has grown over time to help us all load text file data sources into SQL Server.


Format File Text File Source File Flat File Field Separator 
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© Adam Aspin 2012

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