Database Development http://sqlmag.com/taxonomy/term/9183/more en Quick T-SQL Tip: Parsing Drive and File Information in SQL Server http://sqlmag.com/database-administration/quick-t-sql-tip-parsing-drive-and-file-information-sql-server <div class="node-body article-body">Parsing full physical file names for information is one of those tasks a database administrator (DBA) finds they do on a semi-frequent basis; from looking up SQL Agent Job output paths or reviewing database file metadata. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/database-administration/quick-t-sql-tip-parsing-drive-and-file-information-sql-server" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/database-administration/quick-t-sql-tip-parsing-drive-and-file-information-sql-server#comments T-SQL Database Administration file parse path String Transact SQL Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:12:00 +0000 20341 at http://sqlmag.com SQL Layer: The SQL-NoSQL Love Child http://sqlmag.com/database-performance-tuning/sql-layer-sql-nosql-love-child <div class="field-byline"> Kelsey Levitt </div> <div class="node-body article-body">FoundationDB announced today the release of SQL Layer, calling it the love child of SQL and NoSQL. SQL Layer combines scalability and consistency with high performance and fault tolerance. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/database-performance-tuning/sql-layer-sql-nosql-love-child" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/database-performance-tuning/sql-layer-sql-nosql-love-child#comments Database Development Database Performance Tuning database development fault tolerant FoundationDB hosting NoSQL open source SQL Server website support Wed, 10 Sep 2014 16:11:00 +0000 20291 at http://sqlmag.com T-SQL Challenges: Replenishing and Depleting Quantities http://sqlmag.com/t-sql/t-sql-challenges-replenishing-and-depleting-quantities <div class="field-deck"> Discover an efficient solution for replenishing quantities, and find an efficient solution for depleting quantities </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Itzik discusses two T-SQL challenges: replenishing quantities and depleting quantities. He presents an efficient solution for replenishing quantities and challenges you to find an efficient solution for depleting quantities.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/t-sql/t-sql-challenges-replenishing-and-depleting-quantities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/t-sql/t-sql-challenges-replenishing-and-depleting-quantities#comments T-SQL SQL Server Challenge deplete quantity Performance replenish quantity SQL Server T-SQL Wed, 10 Sep 2014 02:00:00 +0000 20281 at http://sqlmag.com SqlSmash: Write and Understand Maintainable Code Faster http://sqlmag.com/database-development/sqlsmash-write-and-understand-maintainable-code-faster <div class="field-byline"> Kelsey Levitt </div> <div class="field-deck"> New from Smashing Jedis LLC </div> <div class="node-body article-body">SqlSmash, a new release from Smashing Jedis LLC, is a productivity plugin for SSMS that will help you get the job done faster and more efficiently. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/database-development/sqlsmash-write-and-understand-maintainable-code-faster" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/database-development/sqlsmash-write-and-understand-maintainable-code-faster#comments Database Development coding maintainable code SQL code SQL Server SSMS Fri, 05 Sep 2014 04:00:00 +0000 20151 at http://sqlmag.com Espresso Logic: Bridge Big Data with SQL Data http://sqlmag.com/database-development/espresso-logic-bridge-big-data-sql-data <div class="field-byline"> Kelsey Levitt </div> <div class="field-deck"> Common REST API for developing the backend for mobile and web apps </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Espresso Logic recently announced a new functionality that will help developers quickly combine different data types into one common REST API. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/database-development/espresso-logic-bridge-big-data-sql-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/database-development/espresso-logic-bridge-big-data-sql-data#comments Web Development Mobile Development Database Development APIs big data combining data Data-Driven apps developers Espresso Espresso Logic mongodb REST API SQL Data SQL Server Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:12:00 +0000 19961 at http://sqlmag.com T-SQL Unscrambler Automatically Documents Legacy Code for SQL Server http://sqlmag.com/t-sql/t-sql-unscrambler-automatically-documents-legacy-code-sql-server <div class="field-deck"> GenesisOne's T-SQL Source Code Unscrambler Version 2 is now available </div> <div class="node-body article-body">GenesisOne has released version 2 of its T-SQL Source Source Code Unscrambler—the industry's first tool to read SQL code and automatically create professional, data-flow documentation without altering the code in any way.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/t-sql/t-sql-unscrambler-automatically-documents-legacy-code-sql-server" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/t-sql/t-sql-unscrambler-automatically-documents-legacy-code-sql-server#comments T-SQL Database Administration GenesisOne Red Gate Software SQL Server Management Studio SQL tool SSMS T-SQL code Mon, 25 Aug 2014 19:09:00 +0000 19891 at http://sqlmag.com Behind the Scenes with SQL Server Included Columns and Covering Indexes http://sqlmag.com/database-performance-tuning/behind-scenes-sql-server-included-columns-and-covering-indexes <div class="node-body article-body">Learn what happens behind the scenes between a SQL Server query run against a table with a Covering Index and one with the same index structure, but without the Included Columns.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/database-performance-tuning/behind-scenes-sql-server-included-columns-and-covering-indexes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/database-performance-tuning/behind-scenes-sql-server-included-columns-and-covering-indexes#comments Database Development Database Performance Tuning but without the Included Columns. Learn what happens behind the scenes between a query run against a table with a Covering Index and one with the same index structure Wed, 13 Aug 2014 04:00:00 +0000 19521 at http://sqlmag.com Optimization Tips for Multiple Range Predicates, Part 3 http://sqlmag.com/t-sql/optimization-tips-multiple-range-predicates-part-3 <div class="field-deck"> Vector-based range predicates </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Itzik dives even deeper into the problem of using multiple predicates in your query filters.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/t-sql/optimization-tips-multiple-range-predicates-part-3" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/t-sql/optimization-tips-multiple-range-predicates-part-3#comments T-SQL multiple range predicates Performance query performance SQL Server T-SQL Mon, 11 Aug 2014 09:00:00 +0000 19491 at http://sqlmag.com Cheat Sheet for Calculating Important Dates http://sqlmag.com/t-sql/cheat-sheet-calculating-important-dates <div class="node-body article-body">Looking for a single source for date calculations for starting and ending periods for days, months, and years? We have you covered!</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/t-sql/cheat-sheet-calculating-important-dates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/t-sql/cheat-sheet-calculating-important-dates#comments T-SQL dateadd datediff Dates end of month end of year SQL Server start of month start of year t/sql Transact SQL Mon, 11 Aug 2014 04:00:00 +0000 19501 at http://sqlmag.com SQL Server Data Tools Update for Visual Studio 2013 http://sqlmag.com/visual-studio-2013/sql-server-data-tools-update-visual-studio-2013 <div class="node-body article-body">Here are the instructions for creating an administrative install of SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT) update for Visual Studio 2013.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/visual-studio-2013/sql-server-data-tools-update-visual-studio-2013" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/visual-studio-2013/sql-server-data-tools-update-visual-studio-2013#comments Visual Studio 2013 Database Development Database Administration administrative install SQL Server Developer Tools (SSDT) Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:06:00 +0000 19091 at http://sqlmag.com