From O'Reilly Media:
By Mike Hotek
Published by Microsoft Press (http://oreilly.com/catalog/9780735626041)
Teach yourself SQL Server 2008one step at a time. Get the practical guidance you need to build database solutions that solve real-world business problems. Learn to integrate SQL Server data in your applications, write queries, develop reports, and employ powerful business intelligence systems.
Discover how to:
Install and work with core components and tools
Create tables and index structures
Manipulate and retrieve data
Secure, manage, back up, and recover databases
Apply tuning plus optimization techniques to generate high-performing database applications
Optimize availability through clustering, database mirroring, and log shipping
Tap business intelligence toolsReporting, Analysis, and Integration Services
Practice exercises and code samples
Fully searchable eBook
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Superb Reading Features
* Full book text search
* Several fonts and themes to choose from
* Built-in dictionary
* The ability to add annotations
* Landscape view
* Extensive cross-referencing and working hyperlinks
* Zoom function for images and screenshots
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