Saturday, August 1, 2009

Webcast on SQL Server 2008 T-SQL Enhancements Now Publicly Available!

A few days ago I delivered a Live Webcast on Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Programmability and more specifically on T-SQL Enhancements.

During the Webcast I talked about the following SQL Server 2008 Programmability features:
  • Variables Declaration and Initialization
  • Compound Assignment Operators
  • Large UDTs
  • New & Enhanced Functions supporting DATETIME2 Precision
  • Table Value Constructors (Row Constructors)
  • Table Types and Table-Valued Parameters (TVPs)
  • The MERGE Statement
  • Grouping Sets
  • Object Dependencies
  • DDL Trigger Enhancements
  • Collation Alignment with Windows

You are now able to watch this Webcast here!

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Artemakis Artemiou [MVP]

Author & Editor

Artemakis Artemiou is a Senior SQL Server Architect, Software Developer and Microsoft Data Platform MVP. He is also an author, regular blogger, president of Cyprus.NET User Group and CY Country leader of INETA-EU. He is also the creator of DBA Security Advisor and In-Memory OLTP Simulator. Artemakis is a frequent guest author of worldwide well-respected online journals where he writes articles focusing on many SQL Server topics.

Reference: The SQL Server and .NET Hub (


Rich said...

This video was GREAT! Presented very well and professional.

It was great to have a tutor for the new features of t-sql!

Keep up the good work.


Ravi Kumar said...

It's simply superb.If you don't mine can you please provide a download link to me.