By Brian Larson
The Definitive advisor to Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services
Create and convey data-rich experiences around the company utilizing this entire server-based reporting answer. Written by way of a member of the unique Reporting companies improvement crew, Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Reporting prone covers the complete report-building and distribution procedure, together with information extraction, integration with machine and net functions, and end-user entry. The e-book explains how you can maximize the entire robust gains, together with the hot Tablix info structure, in addition to greater functionality, scalability, and visualization capabilities.
- set up, configure, and customise SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services
- Create pick out queries to extract data
- Generate stories from the file Wizard and from scratch
- upload charts, pictures, and gauges
- construct reusable file templates
- Use the hot Tablix information structure to create experiences with any structure
- Export experiences to observe, Excel, PDF, HTML, XML, and different formats
- permit end-user entry to experiences through the record Server and its file supervisor internet interface
By Debarchan Sarkar
With the explosion of information, the open resource Apache Hadoop atmosphere is gaining traction, because of its large surroundings that has arisen round the center functionalities of its disbursed dossier approach (HDFS) and Map decrease. As of this present day, with the ability to have SQL Server chatting with Hadoop has develop into more and more very important as the are certainly complementary. whereas petabytes of unstructured facts may be saved in Hadoop taking hours to be queried, terabytes of based information may be saved in SQL Server 2012 and queried in seconds. This ends up in the necessity to move and combine facts among Hadoop and SQL Server.
Microsoft SQL Server 2012 with Hadoop is geared toward SQL Server builders. it's going to fast aid you get Hadoop activated on SQL Server 2012 (it ships with this version). as soon as this is often performed, the e-book will specialise in the way to deal with giant facts with Hadoop and use Hadoop Hive to question the knowledge. it is going to additionally hide issues similar to utilizing in-memory capabilities by way of SQL Server and utilizing instruments for BI with mammoth data.
Microsoft SQL Server 2012 with Hadoop makes a speciality of information integration ideas among relational (SQL Server 2012) and non-relational (Hadoop) worlds. it is going to stroll you thru various instruments for the bi-directional flow of knowledge with functional examples.
You will learn how to use open resource connectors like SQOOP to import and export facts among SQL Server 2012 and Hadoop, and to paintings with top in-memory BI instruments to create ETL recommendations utilizing the Hive ODBC driving force for constructing your facts stream initiatives. eventually, this ebook provides you with a glimpse of the current day self-service BI instruments similar to Excel and PowerView to eat Hadoop facts and supply strong insights at the facts.
By Brian Knight, Steven Wort, Ross LoForte, Adam Jorgensen
An crucial how-to consultant for knowledgeable DBAs at the most important product unlock on account that 2005!
Microsoft SQL Server 2012 can have significant adjustments through the SQL Server and may effect how DBAs administer the database. With this ebook, a staff of recognized SQL Server specialists introduces the numerous new gains of the newest model of SQL Server and deciphers how those adjustments will impact the tools that directors were utilizing for years. Loaded with special guidance, tips, and workarounds for dealing with the main tough SQL Server admin matters, this how-to advisor deciphers issues comparable to functionality tuning, backup and restoration, scaling and replication, clustering, and security.
* Serves as vital how-to consultant at the new positive factors of the 2012 free up of Microsoft SQL Server
* Walks you thru how one can deal with and video display SQL Server and automate management
* publications you thru SQL Azure for cloud computing, facts replication, and knowledge warehouse functionality advancements
* Addresses client-connectivity improvements, new beneficial properties that make certain excessive availability of mission-critical purposes, and tighter integration with Excel and SharePoint for facts research and reporting
* Highlights significant alterations to the suite of SQL Server BI instruments, together with integration, reporting, and research companies
* comprises real-world case examples and top practices from Microsoft insiders
If you're a database administrator wanting to start with the most recent model of SQL Server, then this booklet is key reading.
By Ken Henderson
It is a coder's e-book. it really is meant to assist builders construct functions that utilize Transact-SQL. it is not approximately database management or layout. it isn't approximately end-user or GUI software improvement. it is not even approximately server or database functionality tuning. it truly is approximately constructing the easiest Transact-SQL code attainable, whatever the program.
By C. J. Date
From 1983 to 1986, the mythical physicist and instructor Richard Feynman gave a direction at Caltech known as Potentialities and barriers of Computing Machines.”Although the lectures are over ten years outdated, many of the fabric is undying and offers a Feynmanesque” evaluate of many usual and a few not-so-standard issues in computing device technology. those contain computability, Turing machines (or as Feynman stated, Mr. Turing’s machines”), details concept, Shannon’s Theorem, reversible computation, the thermodynamics of computation, the quantum limits to computation, and the physics of VLSI units. Taken jointly, those lectures characterize a distinct exploration of the elemental boundaries of electronic computers.Feynman’s philosophy of studying and discovery comes via strongly in those lectures. He continuously issues out some great benefits of being silly with ideas and dealing out ideas to difficulties in your own-before taking a look at the again of the publication for the solutions. As Feynman says within the lectures: If you retain proving stuff that others have performed, getting self belief, expanding complexities of your solutions-for the joys of it-then someday you’ll flip round and discovers that no-one truly did that one! And that’s tips to turn into a working laptop or computer scientist.”
By John Papa
This entire e-book teaches you ways to construct data-rich company functions with Silverlight 2 that draw on a number of resources of information. filled with reusable examples, Data-Driven prone with Silverlight 2 covers all the facts entry and internet carrier instruments you would like, together with info binding, the LINQ facts querying part, RESTful and cleaning soap net provider aid, cross-domain internet carrier calls, and Microsofts new ADO.NET facts prone and the ADO.NET Entity Framework.With this publication, you will:Know whilst and the way to exploit LINQ to JSON, LINQ to XML, and LINQ to ObjectsLearn how Silverlight 2 purposes bind, cross, learn, store, question, and current dataDiscover how your software can name internet prone to paintings with cleaning soap, relaxation, RSS, AtomPub, POX and JSONDesign leisure, ASMX, and WCF net prone that converse with Silverlight 2Harness RESTful net prone reminiscent of Digg, Amazon, and TwitterRetrieve and store info utilizing the recent Entity Framework and WCFWork with RESTful ADO.NET facts providers and its Silverlight customer library to maneuver facts among your Silverlight software and a databaseData-Driven providers with Silverlight 2 bargains many suggestions and tips for construction data-rich enterprise functions, and covers the eventualities youre probably to come across. whole examples in C# and VB could be downloaded from the books better half site.
By Ken Henderson
The accompanying CD-ROM is filled with extra fabric, together with complete resource code for the book's 900+ examples, in addition to 3 worthwhile instruments: DTSDIAG, the VBODSOLE Library, and DTS package deal Guru. DTSDIAG permits builders and directors to at the same time gather Profiler lines, practice logs, blocking off script output, process occasion logs, and SQLDIAG studies from a certain SQL Server. The VBODSOLE Library gains greater than twenty new COM-based features for Transact-SQL, together with T-SQL improvements corresponding to array-manipulation workouts, monetary features, string-manipulation capabilities, and procedure capabilities. DTS package deal Guru is a .NET-based package deal editor for SQL Server's info Transformation prone that enables modifying of any modifiable package deal and helps the automation of mass package deal adjustments.
By Brian Paulen, Jeff Finken
Pro SQL Server 2008 Analytics presents every little thing you must understand to enhance subtle and visually attractive revenues and advertising dashboards utilizing SQL Server 2008 and to combine these dashboards with SharePoint, PerformancePoint, and different key Microsoft applied sciences.
The publication starts off by way of addressing the numerous misconceptions that encompass using key functionality signs (KPIs) and giving a quick assessment of the enterprise intelligence (BI) and reporting instruments that may be mixed at the Microsoft platform that will help you generate the implications that you simply need.
The concentration of the booklet is that can assist you enforce a winning company intelligence venture of your personal. The textual content discusses the various required venture making plans parts, offers overviews and examples linked to Microsoft's BI instruments, and offers certain examples of profitable dashboard implementations.
By Michael Moncur
A entire consultant to MySQL together with queries, management, and internet purposes. offers brief classes with visible content material in a modular structure. * Discusses the fundamental basics together with database terminology and ideas. * deals an creation to MySQL and the SQL language, then contains crucial initiatives to start utilizing it. * Explores the necessities of MySQL server administration, supplying a advisor for troubleshooting difficulties. * provides various annotated screenshots, counsel and tips. * contains a CD-ROM with extra code examples in addition to complex examples utilizing MySQL for UNIX and home windows, Hypertext Preprocessor for home windows and UNIX, and PHPMyAdmin for UNIX.