SQL Server 2014 http://sqlmag.com/taxonomy/term/15381/more en The Essential Guide the SQL Server 2014: Clustered Columnstore Index http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/essential-guide-sql-server-2014-clustered-columnstore-index <div class="field-deck"> Learn about SQL Server 2014's enhanced columnstore index </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>In this Essential Guide to SQL Server 2014 series I&rsquo;ve been covering the most important new features and enhancements that Microsoft added to SQL Server 2014. In the last column I covered the <a href="http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/essential-guide-sql-server-2014-backup-enhancements"><u>SQL Server 2014&rsquo;s Backup Enhancements</u></a>. In this column I&rsquo;m going to cover the important enhancements to the columnstore Index. Microsoft introduced the columnstore index in SQL Server 2012 and it provided significantly improved performance for data warehousing types of queries.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/essential-guide-sql-server-2014-clustered-columnstore-index" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/essential-guide-sql-server-2014-clustered-columnstore-index#comments SQL Server 2014 clustered colmnstore index non-clustered columnstore index Sat, 29 Aug 2015 02:07:00 +0000 25801 at http://sqlmag.com SQL Select: FAQs about SQL Server 2014 http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/sql-select-faqs-about-sql-server-2014 <div class="field-deck"> Answers to your most frequently asked questions about SQL Server 2014 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Answers to your most frequently asked questions about SQL Server 2014</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/sql-select-faqs-about-sql-server-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/sql-select-faqs-about-sql-server-2014#comments SQL Server 2014 AlwaysOn Availabiliity Groups AlwaysOn Failover Cluster Instances BIDS In-Memory OLTP Server Core SSDT-BI Thu, 13 Aug 2015 23:57:00 +0000 25701 at http://sqlmag.com The Essential Guide the SQL Server 2014: Backup Enhancements http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/essential-guide-sql-server-2014-backup-enhancements <div class="field-deck"> Learn about the backup enhancements in SQL Server 2014 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Learn about the backup enhancements in SQL Server 2014</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/essential-guide-sql-server-2014-backup-enhancements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/essential-guide-sql-server-2014-backup-enhancements#comments SQL Server 2014 Backup encryption SQL Server Backup to URL SQL Server Managed Backup Thu, 09 Jul 2015 21:40:00 +0000 25231 at http://sqlmag.com The Essential Guide to SQL Server 2014: The Resource Governor http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/essential-guide-sql-server-2014-resource-governor <div class="field-deck"> Learn about the new capabilties of SQL Server 2014's Resource Governor </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Learn about the new IO limiting capabilities of SQL Server 2014's Resource Governor</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/essential-guide-sql-server-2014-resource-governor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/essential-guide-sql-server-2014-resource-governor#comments SQL Server 2014 Classifier Resource Governor Resource Pool Workload Group Fri, 12 Jun 2015 01:19:00 +0000 24801 at http://sqlmag.com Improvements in Table Variables and Temporary Tables in SQL Server 2014 http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/improvements-table-variables-and-temporary-tables-sql-server-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><p>SQL Server 2014 introduces a number of gems that can make your solutions faster: support for inline index definitions, memory optimized table types and table valued parameters (TVPs), parallel SELECT INTO, relaxed eager writes and improved cardinality estimates for table variables. The last two improvements were also backported to SQL Server 2012. Some of the new features target specifically temporary objects, whereas others are more general and just happen to effect temporary objects as well.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/improvements-table-variables-and-temporary-tables-sql-server-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/improvements-table-variables-and-temporary-tables-sql-server-2014#comments SQL Server 2014 Microsoft SQL Server 2014 table variables temporary tables Tue, 19 May 2015 02:20:00 +0000 24431 at http://sqlmag.com SQL Server 2014 Service (Revised) Pack 1 Now Available http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/sql-server-2014-service-revised-pack-1-now-available <div class="node-body article-body">The first service pack for SQL Server 2014 is available and incremented so you can differentiate between the initial (flawed) release and the correct version you should be evaluating for deployment.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/sql-server-2014-service-revised-pack-1-now-available" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/sql-server-2014-service-revised-pack-1-now-available#comments SQL Server 2014 12.0.4050.0 12.0.4100.1 2014 SP1 SQL Server Service Pack Mon, 18 May 2015 17:52:00 +0000 24421 at http://sqlmag.com The Essential Guide to SQL Server 2014 Series: Buffer Pool Extensions http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/essential-guide-sql-server-2014-series-buffer-pool-extensions <div class="field-deck"> Learn where to use SQL Server 2014's Buffer Pool Extensions </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Learn where to use SQL Server 2014's Buffer Pool Extensions</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/essential-guide-sql-server-2014-series-buffer-pool-extensions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/essential-guide-sql-server-2014-series-buffer-pool-extensions#comments SQL Server 2014 Buffer pool buffer pool extensions buffer pool manager Thu, 14 May 2015 23:47:00 +0000 24371 at http://sqlmag.com Q & A: Where is the Business Intelligence Development Studio (BIDS) in SQL Server 2014? http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/q-where-business-intelligence-development-studio-bids-sql-server-2014 <div class="field-deck"> Install the BI development tools for SQL Server 2014 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Install the BI development tools for SQL Server 2014</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/q-where-business-intelligence-development-studio-bids-sql-server-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/q-where-business-intelligence-development-studio-bids-sql-server-2014#comments SQL Server 2014 BIDS SQL Server Development Tools -- Business Intelligence SSDT-BI Mon, 13 Apr 2015 18:47:00 +0000 23871 at http://sqlmag.com The Essential Guide to SQL Server 2014 Series: AlwaysOn Availability Group Enhancements http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/essential-guide-sql-server-2014-series-alwayson-availability-group-enhancements <div class="field-deck"> Learn about the new features in SQL Server 2014 AlwaysOn Availability Groups </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Get up to speed on the new features in SQL Server 2014 Availability Groups</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/essential-guide-sql-server-2014-series-alwayson-availability-group-enhancements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/essential-guide-sql-server-2014-series-alwayson-availability-group-enhancements#comments SQL Server 2014 AlwaysOn Availabiliity Groups asynchronous replica Azure SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) Synchronous replica Tue, 07 Apr 2015 21:19:00 +0000 23821 at http://sqlmag.com The Essential Guide to SQL Server 2014 Series: The Analysis Migrate Report (AMR) Tool http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/essential-guide-sql-server-2014-series-analysis-migrate-report-amr-tool <div class="field-deck"> See how to migrate your databases to In-Memory OLTP </div> <div class="node-body article-body">See how to migrate your databases to In-Memory OLTP</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/essential-guide-sql-server-2014-series-analysis-migrate-report-amr-tool" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/essential-guide-sql-server-2014-series-analysis-migrate-report-amr-tool#comments SQL Server 2014 AMR Analysis Migrate Report In-Memory OLTP Wed, 11 Mar 2015 01:11:00 +0000 23201 at http://sqlmag.com