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07/12/2010 - 9:44am

Microsoft to Host PDC 2010 in Redmond

The Professional Development Conference (PDC) will be held this year on October 28 and 29 in Redmond Washington on the Microsoft Campus....More
06/29/2010 - 8:24am

Getting Started with Microsoft’s BI Stack

Implementing business intelligence (BI) in your database environment can be an overwhelming process. Not only do you have all that data to manage,....More
06/07/2010 - 8:16am

Database Automation Software Lets DBAs Skip the Scripts

GridApp Clarity 6.5 database automation software uses a model-driven approach rather than scripts to automate processes and activities....More
05/20/2010 - 12:30pm

New Offering from Embarcadero: XE Database Products

Embarcadero has unveiled its new XE branded database products. The company says that the new line of Embarcadero XE products features native support....More
05/11/2010 - 8:09am

NovaView Expands Microsoft PowerPivot

Panorama Software announced NovaView for PowerPivot, a business intelligence (BI) suite built on top of the Microsoft PowerPivot platform. Panorama....More
05/03/2010 - 9:58am

Expert Answers Commonly Asked Questions About PowerShell

Got a PowerShell question? New FAQs page might help you find the answer....More
04/23/2010 - 12:52pm

expressor 2.2 Offers Enhanced Data Integration Performance and Connectivity

A 2.2 release is often thought of as a minor release. However, expressor semantic data integration system 2.2 not only adds support for the latest....More
04/21/2010 - 10:41am

Microsoft Releases SQL Server 2008 R2 to Manufacturing

SQL Server 2008 R2 has been released to manufacturing. Read this blog entry to get more information about the release dates and SQL Server 2008 R2's....More
04/21/2010 - 7:11am

Twitterview: Microsoft’s Donald Farmer on SQL Server 2008 R2

Last week, Microsoft’s Donald Farmer answered SQL Server 2008 R2 questions via Twitter. In case you missed the Twitterview, here’s what Donald had to....More
04/19/2010 - 9:34am

New Blog Aimed at "Second Generation" of PowerShell Users

If you currently use Windows PowerShell or you're thinking of doing so, you might want to check out Don Jones' new "PowerShell With A Purpose" blog....More
04/16/2010 - 11:27am

Heterogeneous Data Replication Without the Learning Curve

Attunity CDC Suite for SSIS, a heterogeneous data replication product, fully integrates with SQL Server Analysis Services and Business Intelligence....More
04/09/2010 - 7:20am

Lyzasoft Enhances Data Collaboration Tool

Lyzasoft has announced Lyza 2.0. This version lets groups within an enterprise synthesize data from many sources, visually analyze the data, and....More
04/05/2010 - 9:52am

Get Your SQL Server Questions Answered by Microsoft’s Donald Farmer

SQL Server Magazine will be hosting its first Twitterview on Wednesday, April 14 at 9:30 a.m. with Donald Farmer, Microsoft’s Principal Program....More
04/02/2010 - 12:26pm

Parallel Data Warehouse Release Postponed

Microsoft announced today not only that it has shipped the final Technology Preview of SQL Server 2008 R2 Parallel Data Warehouse, but also that the....More
04/02/2010 - 10:42am

Choosing a Primary Key

Are you unsure whether you should use a surrogate identifier or a natural value for a primary key? Data warehousing expert Michelle A. Poolet ....More
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