SQL SELECT Blog http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/10120/feed en PASS Continues to Grow and Educate the SQL Server Community http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/pass-continues-grow-educate-sql-server-community <div class="node-body blog-body">This year’s PASS Summit 2013 marked the second year in a row that the attendance for the conference was over 5,000 attendees who experienced three days of over 190 technical sessions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sql-select-blog">SQL SELECT Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/pass-continues-grow-educate-sql-server-community" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/pass-continues-grow-educate-sql-server-community#comments SQL Server 24 Hours of PASS 24 Hours of PASS PASS Summit SQL PASS SQL PASS SQL Rally SQL Rally SQL Saturday SQL Saturday SQL SELECT Blog Fri, 18 Oct 2013 16:24:00 +0000 14381 at http://demo.sqlmag.com Microsoft’s In-Memory OLTP: Why, What, and How http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/Microsoft-inmemory-oltp-database-why-what-how <div class="node-body blog-body">Microsoft's David DeWitt explains the evolution of the In-Memory OLTP Database Engine (Hekaton).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sql-select-blog">SQL SELECT Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/Microsoft-inmemory-oltp-database-why-what-how" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/Microsoft-inmemory-oltp-database-why-what-how#comments SQL Server 2014 Hekaton hekaton In-Memory OLTP In-Memory OLTP SQL Server 2014 SQL Server 2014 SQL SELECT Blog Thu, 17 Oct 2013 19:20:00 +0000 14361 at http://demo.sqlmag.com PASS Summit 2013: Deeper Dive into the Microsoft Announcements http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/pass-summit-2013-deeper-dive-microsoft-announcements <div class="node-body blog-body">Learn about Microsoft's latest announcements including information on SQL Server 2014 In-Memory OLTP database engine and built-in Windows Azure backup integration. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sql-select-blog">SQL SELECT Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/pass-summit-2013-deeper-dive-microsoft-announcements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/pass-summit-2013-deeper-dive-microsoft-announcements#comments SQL Server 2014 SQL Server Backup backup In-Memory OLTP In-Memory OLTP SQL Server 2014 SQL Server 2014 Windows Azure Windows Azure SQL SELECT Blog Thu, 17 Oct 2013 14:36:00 +0000 14351 at http://demo.sqlmag.com PASS Summit 2013 Keynote Day One http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/pass-summit-2013-keynote-day-one <div class="node-body blog-body">Microsoft announces SQL Server 2014 CTP2 and SQL Server Backup for Windows Azure.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sql-select-blog">SQL SELECT Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/pass-summit-2013-keynote-day-one" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/pass-summit-2013-keynote-day-one#comments SQL Server 2014 Business Intelligence Backup backup In-Memory OLTP In-Memory OLTP Power Maps Power Maps Power Query Power Query PowerQandA PowerQandA SQL Server SQL Server Windows Azure Windows Azure SQL SELECT Blog Wed, 16 Oct 2013 16:00:00 +0000 14341 at http://demo.sqlmag.com TechEd 2013: Eron Kelly talks about SQL Server 2014 http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/teched-2013-eron-kelly-talks-about-sql-server-2014 <div class="node-body blog-body">At TechEd 2013 in New Orleans, I met with Eron Kelly, General Manager for SQL Server, to talk about the upcoming release of SQL Server 2014. The new SQL Server 2014 release will provide several significant new features.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sql-select-blog">SQL SELECT Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/teched-2013-eron-kelly-talks-about-sql-server-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/teched-2013-eron-kelly-talks-about-sql-server-2014#comments SQL Server 2014 Data Explorer Data Explorer GEOFlow GEOFlow Hekaton hekaton In-memory database In-memory database Power View Power View SQL Server 2014 SQL Server 2014 SQL SELECT Blog Wed, 05 Jun 2013 21:16:00 +0000 12941 at http://demo.sqlmag.com Microsoft Announces SQL Server 2014 http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/microsoft-announces-sql-server-2014 <div class="node-body blog-body">At this year's TechEd 2013 in New Orleans, Microsoft Corporate Vice President Brad Anderson announced that SQL Server 2014 will be available in early 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sql-select-blog">SQL SELECT Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/microsoft-announces-sql-server-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/microsoft-announces-sql-server-2014#comments SQL Server 2014 Data Explorer Hekaton SQL Server 2014 SQL SELECT Blog Mon, 03 Jun 2013 17:41:00 +0000 12851 at http://demo.sqlmag.com Notes FROM PASS 2012 http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/notes-pass-2012 <div class="node-body blog-body">At this past PASS Summit in Seattle I got a chance to sit down with PASS President Bill Graziano and Executive Vice President of Finance Douglas McDowell to talk about this year’s PASS Summit and the future directions for the PASS organization. Bill said that this year’s PASS Summit was the best attended Summit ever with 3,894 delegates -- up 13% from last year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sql-select-blog">SQL SELECT Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/notes-pass-2012" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/notes-pass-2012#comments SQL Server Business Business analytics Business Intelligence Business_Finance Data Warehousing Professional Association for SQL Server SQL Server 2005 SQL Server 2008 SQL Server 2008 R2 SQL Server Analysis Services SQL SELECT Blog Fri, 16 Nov 2012 18:18:00 +0000 10485 at http://demo.sqlmag.com SQL PASS Summit 2012: Day 1 http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/sql-pass-summit-2012-day-1 <div class="node-body blog-body">In this morning's SQL PASS Summit keynote in Seattle, Microsoft’s Ted Kummert, Corporate Vice President, Data Platform group, announced several new developments that are in the works for SQL Server. Here are some of the high points.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sql-select-blog">SQL SELECT Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/sql-pass-summit-2012-day-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/sql-pass-summit-2012-day-1#comments SharePoint SQL Server Azure Services Platform Computing Microsoft Microsoft SQL Server Office relational database management systems SharePoint SharePoint software SQL Server SQL Server 2008 SQL Server 2008 R2 SQL Server Analysis Services SQL Server Compact Technology_Internet Windows Server System SQL SELECT Blog Wed, 07 Nov 2012 21:47:00 +0000 10323 at http://demo.sqlmag.com Sanbolic Provides SQL Server HA in the Public Cloud http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/sanbolic-provides-sql-server-ha-public-cloud <div class="node-body blog-body">As a follow-up meeting from this year’s TechEd 2012 I had a briefing with Memo Michailov, Co-Founder and CEO of Sanbolic to discuss Sanbolic’s AppCluster’s new support for public clouds. Sanbolic AppCluster is a Microsoft SQL Server specific module within its Melio clustered file system product.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sql-select-blog">SQL SELECT Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/sanbolic-provides-sql-server-ha-public-cloud" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/sanbolic-provides-sql-server-ha-public-cloud#comments Database Virtualization Cloud SQL Server Database Administration Cloud Computing Cloud infrastructure Cross-platform software Database Administration Databases High-availability cluster Melio FS Microsoft SQL Server Rackspace Rackspace Cloud SQL SQL Server 2005 SQL Server 2008 SQL Server 2008 R2 Technology_Internet Virtualization Windows Server System SQL SELECT Blog Tue, 26 Jun 2012 15:09:00 +0000 10216 at http://demo.sqlmag.com Microsoft Launches SQL Server 2012 http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/microsoft-launches-sql-server-2012 <div class="node-body blog-body">SQL Server 2012 will provide the Enterprise, Business Intelligence, Standard and Express editions. Notably the older Datacenter and Workgroup editions have been dropped. A new core based licensing scheme has been added as well.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sql-select-blog">SQL SELECT Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/microsoft-launches-sql-server-2012" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/microsoft-launches-sql-server-2012#comments SQL Server 2012 AlwaysOn Availability Groups business intelligence Business_Finance Data management Data Quality Services Database management systems Hadoop licensing Microsoft Microsoft Microsoft SQL Server Power View Server Core SQL SQL Server 2005 SQL Server 2008 SQL Server 2008 R2 SQL Server 2012 SQL Server Data Tools SQL Server Express SQL Server Virtual Labs System software Technology_Internet Transact-SQL windows server Windows Server System SQL SELECT Blog Thu, 08 Mar 2012 18:17:00 +0000 10206 at http://demo.sqlmag.com PASS 2011: Project "Crescent" becomes Power View in SQL Server 2012 http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/pass-2011-project-crescent-becomes-power-view-sql-server-2012 <div class="node-body blog-body">Formerly code named project Crescent, Power View is a data exploration and visualization tool that enables ad-hoc queries from a variety of devices including new touch-based devices like Windows 8 will support.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sql-select-blog">SQL SELECT Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/pass-2011-project-crescent-becomes-power-view-sql-server-2012" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/pass-2011-project-crescent-becomes-power-view-sql-server-2012#comments Analysis SQL Server 2008 SQL Server Business Intelligence Analysis Business Intelligence News SQL Server 2008 R2 SQL SELECT Blog Wed, 12 Oct 2011 16:27:00 +0000 10425 at http://demo.sqlmag.com PASS 2011: Microsoft Embraces Big Data with Hadoop http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/pass-2011-microsoft-embraces-big-data-hadoop <div class="node-body blog-body">As a part of their any data, any size, anywhere initiative, at this year’s PASS 2011 conference in Seattle Ted Kummert, Microsoft Corporate Vice President Business Platform Division announced Microsoft’s intension to deliver Hadoop based data management to Windows Server and Windows Azure.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sql-select-blog">SQL SELECT Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/pass-2011-microsoft-embraces-big-data-hadoop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/pass-2011-microsoft-embraces-big-data-hadoop#comments Analysis SQL Server 2008 SQL Server Analysis Services SQL Server Database Administration Business Intelligence Analysis Azure Services Platform Business Intelligence Business_Finance cloud computing Cloud infrastructure Computing Concurrent computing Data Warehousing Database Administration Google Hadoop MapReduce Microsoft Analysis Services Microsoft SQL Server News Parallel computing Parallel Data Warehouse SQL Server SQL Server 2008 R2 SQL Server Analysis Services Technology_Internet SQL SELECT Blog Wed, 12 Oct 2011 15:48:00 +0000 10360 at http://demo.sqlmag.com Time to Look at PowerShell http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/time-look-powershell <div class="node-body blog-body">One of the things that became clear after the preview of the next version of Windows Server and the direction that Microsoft announced at its recent BUILD 2011 conference, is the fact that Microsoft is seriously moving toward using PowerShell as its preferred management tool.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sql-select-blog">SQL SELECT Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/time-look-powershell" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/time-look-powershell#comments PowerShell Computing Microsoft SQL Server Microsoft Windows Ren SQL Server 2008 R2 SQL Server Management Studio Technology_Internet Time and date Windows Management Instrumentation Windows PowerShell windows server SQL SELECT Blog Mon, 26 Sep 2011 14:24:00 +0000 10526 at http://demo.sqlmag.com Get ready for Windows Server 2012 http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/get-ready-windows-server-2012 <div class="node-body blog-body">Microsoft released the details of the next release of the Windows Server operating system currently known as Windows Server 2012. Here are some of of the highlights. ity for your SQL Server virtual machines. Live Migrations Live Migration without the requirement for shared storage between the different virtualization hosts Live Storage Migration enables you to move a virtual machine’s configuration, virtual hard disk and snapshot files to a new location without incurring any downtime for the VM. Network virtualization enables multiple virt</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sql-select-blog">SQL SELECT Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/get-ready-windows-server-2012" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/get-ready-windows-server-2012#comments SQL Server Comparison of platform virtual machines Computing Hyper-V OpenLink Software provisioning System software Technology_Internet VHD Virtual machine Windows 8 Windows Server windows server Windows Server 2012 SQL SELECT Blog Thu, 15 Sep 2011 00:00:53 +0000 10297 at http://demo.sqlmag.com VMware Attempts to establish CLOUD Database-As-A-Service standard http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/vmware-attempts-establish-cloud-database-service-standard <div class="node-body blog-body">vFabric Data Director is designed to allow&#160; administrators to securely automate and delegate routine administrative tasks making the database more self-service. These tasks include database provisioning, backup, and cloning.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sql-select-blog">SQL SELECT Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/vmware-attempts-establish-cloud-database-service-standard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/vmware-attempts-establish-cloud-database-service-standard#comments Cloud Database Administration Cloud Computing Computing Database Administration EMC Corporation PostgreSQL Proprietary software Technology_Internet VMware VMware ESX VMware Infrastructure SQL SELECT Blog Wed, 31 Aug 2011 21:13:00 +0000 10423 at http://demo.sqlmag.com