Screencast: Working with Snippets in SQL Server 2012

Welcome to another screencast of the “SQL Server 2012 Screencast Series“! In this short screencast we talk about code snippets in SQL Server 2012 Management Studio. Code Snippets are being used for many years now by developers in Integrated Development Environments (IDEs) like Microsoft Visual Studio. Their benefits vary. Some of them are: Code Reuse … Read more…

Screencast: Migrating to a Contained Database in SQL Server 2012

Contained Databases is an exciting new feature shipped with SQL Server 2012. Among other, it introduces a more robust security model where you can access databases without using SQL Server Logins. You just need to use the Contained User and you can have full access to the database. This allows you to easily migrate Contained … Read more…

[Webcast] SQL Server 2012: The Database Engine

– Celebrating 250.000+ Visits! – SQL Server 2012 shipped with a plethora of useful new features. In this webcast we will see the majority of the Database Engine features. To this end, we are going to see enhancements that fall into the following SQL Server areas: High Availability Manageability Enhancements Programmability Performance & Scalability Security … Read more…

Webcast: Introducing SQL Server “Denali” (CTP1)

Hello and Happy New Year 2011! Wishing all the best, always in good health! Microsoft has recently released CTP1 of SQL Server 2011 codenamed “Denali“. This new version of SQL Server Server introduces many new features that increase productivity and reduce the development and administration effort. One of my main observations is that there is … Read more…