SQL Server – Tips and Tricks book has solutions of some real time SQL Server problems that a developer face in most of the real time projects. All solutions are written with best practices and comes with complete to-the-point description and source code.
You know the basics of the SQL query language, yet you feel you aren’t taking full advantage of SQL’s expressive power. You’d like to learn how to do more work with SQL inside the database before pushing data across the network to your applications.
With SQL Server – Tips and Tricks, you can get that level of experience by solving sets of targeted problems. These aren’t just problems designed to give an example of specific syntax. These are the most common problems you encounter when you deal with data.
You will get real world practice, with real world data. I’ll teach you how to “think” in SQL, how to analyze data problems, figure out the fundamentals, and work towards a solution that you can be proud of. It contains challenging problems, which develop your ability to write high quality SQL code.
It has data analysis and reporting oriented challenges that are designed to step you through introductory, intermediate and advanced SQL Select statements, with a learn-by-doing technique.
Most textbooks and courses have some practice problems. But most often, they’re used just to illustrate a particular syntax. There’s no filtering on what’s most useful, and what the most common issues are. What you’ll get with this is the problems that illustrate some the most common challenges you’ll run into with data, and the best, most useful techniques to solve them.
Find out how to migrate databases, work with constraints, create stored procedures, triggers, functions, views and cursors and configure effective queries. Security, monitoring, and tuning techniques are also covered in this volume.