Category Archives: SQL Server

Bill Gates likes databases too

Free Book Time Yet Again

..and from Red-gate again. And no – I don’t work there although when I went to their offices it did look like rather a wonderful place to work. Anyhow, this book is very useful. Advertisements

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Time for Another Freebie from Redgate

Hi, Just a quickie and I might be teaching various Grandmothers to suck eggs by posting this one but it won’t take long to read and has links to some more in depth books at the end so check it … Continue reading

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Not Only SQL

Not every DBA works with NoSQL. However, every DBA (and DBA manager for that matter) should know what it is, or rather what they, are. Rather than try to explain NoSQL myself I’ll recommend the following. The first is a … Continue reading

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About Time For Another Free Book

Hi, This is from those nice guys at Redgate again. This one is a particularly good read and I’ve learned quite a bit from it. Let me know what you think. Or not.

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Another Freebie. More SQL Server.

I need to find me some more Oracle freebies. Meanwhile, here’s another freebie from Redgate. More on the SQL Server Optimizer.

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Execution Plans Freebie

Hi, This is nice. ..and free again, although will have to sign up to a SQL Server forum.

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Free Books Again ..Again

Seems to be me I should publicize some more free e-books. These are courtesy from Red-gate. I think they’ve been around for a while but I have it on good authority from someone who knows SQL Server much better than me that … Continue reading

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Carrying on with the free theme..

More Free Database Books. This time SQL Server: Alternatively, this one might be useful if you’re not yet on 2012 (we’re not; I don’t imagine many people are at the time of this post):

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