Database Development http://sqlmag.com/taxonomy/term/9183/more en T-SQL Interval Graphs Challenge, Part 2 http://sqlmag.com/t-sql/t-sql-interval-graphs-challenge-part-2 <div class="field-deck"> Complete solution to the drug prescription interval packing problem </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In Part 2 of this article, Itzik Ben-Gan uses T-SQL to provide the complete solution to an interval packing problem related to drug prescriptions modeled as interval graphs.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Influencer </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/t-sql/t-sql-interval-graphs-challenge-part-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/t-sql/t-sql-interval-graphs-challenge-part-2#comments T-SQL SQL Server Interval Graphs interval packing T-SQL Fri, 18 Apr 2014 21:29:00 +0000 17301 at http://sqlmag.com 5 Aspects of Effective Persistence of Entity Framework Models http://sqlmag.com/entity-framework/5-aspects-effective-persistence-entity-framework-models <div class="field-deck"> Learn how to reconcile domain-driven design with Entity Framework's effective persistence </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Entity Framework takes a neutral approach to persistence of models in SQL Server. Learn about the Code-First model, as well as some tips for effective persistence.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Influencer </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/entity-framework/5-aspects-effective-persistence-entity-framework-models" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/entity-framework/5-aspects-effective-persistence-entity-framework-models#comments Entity Framework SQL Server array types Code First complex types Database First DDD domain-driven design effective persistence Entity Framework enum types SQL Server Table-per-Hierarchy TPH Tue, 15 Apr 2014 04:00:00 +0000 17151 at http://sqlmag.com NoSQL: Eventual Consistency Yields Major Flaws http://sqlmag.com/blog/nosql-eventual-consistency-yields-major-flaws <div class="node-body blog-body">While I believe that NoSQL can have some places where it legitimately makes sense, I also believe that NoSQL is also the patently wrong choice for a number of different types of applications or use cases.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/practical-sql-server">Practical SQL Server</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/blog/nosql-eventual-consistency-yields-major-flaws" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/blog/nosql-eventual-consistency-yields-major-flaws#comments Database Development Security SQL Server architecture architecture NoSQL nosql security security Practical SQL Server Tue, 08 Apr 2014 17:28:00 +0000 17061 at http://sqlmag.com T-SQL Interval Graphs Challenge, Part 1 http://sqlmag.com/t-sql/t-sql-interval-graphs-challenge-part-1 <div class="field-deck"> Cursor-based and set-based solutions to the interval packing problem </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Itzik Ben-Gan uses T-SQL to find an efficient solution to an interval packing problem related to drug prescriptions modeled as interval graphs.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Influencer </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/t-sql/t-sql-interval-graphs-challenge-part-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/t-sql/t-sql-interval-graphs-challenge-part-1#comments T-SQL SQL Server cursor-based solution Interval Graphs interval packing set-based solution T-SQL Fri, 21 Mar 2014 04:00:00 +0000 16471 at http://sqlmag.com SQL Server 2014 Developer Training Kit, Power BI for Office 365, Visual Studio 2013 Update 2 CTP 1 http://sqlmag.com/sql-server/sql-server-2014-developer-training-kit-power-bi-office-365-vs2013-update2 <div class="node-body article-body">There have been several recent Microsoft blog posts and downloads made available related to SQL Server and business intelligence that you want to be aware of and review to keep up-to-date.</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/sql-server/sql-server-2014-developer-training-kit-power-bi-office-365-vs2013-update2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/sql-server/sql-server-2014-developer-training-kit-power-bi-office-365-vs2013-update2#comments SQL Server 2014 Visual Studio 2013 Database Development Cloud SQL Server Business Intelligence data platform downloads Hadoop 2.2 Microsoft Office 365 Power BI SQL Server 2014 Developer Training Kit Visual Studio update Windows Azure HDInsight Wed, 12 Feb 2014 16:29:00 +0000 16221 at http://sqlmag.com Use T-SQL to Add SQL Server Startup Parameters http://sqlmag.com/t-sql/t-sql-add-sql-server-startup-parameters <div class="field-deck"> Save time and hassle </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Using SQL Server Configuration Manager to add a startup parameter on numerous SQL Server instances can be time-consuming. Here's a T-SQL script that makes this task much easier and quicker.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/t-sql/t-sql-add-sql-server-startup-parameters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/t-sql/t-sql-add-sql-server-startup-parameters#comments T-SQL Database Development SQL Server 2008 SQL Server SQL Server SQL Server 2008 R2 SQL Server Configuration Manager startup parameters T-SQL Fri, 07 Feb 2014 16:45:00 +0000 16131 at http://sqlmag.com Identifying a Subsequence in a Sequence, Part 2 http://sqlmag.com/t-sql/identifying-subsequence-in-sequence-part-2 <div class="field-deck"> Three set-based solutions for solving this challenge </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Itzik Ben-Gan explores three set-based T-SQL solutions to find the best approach for identifying a subsequence within a sequence.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Influencer </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/t-sql/identifying-subsequence-in-sequence-part-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/t-sql/identifying-subsequence-in-sequence-part-2#comments T-SQL SQL Server iterative solution Microsoft relational solution sequence set-based solution SQL Server subsequence T-SQL Tue, 04 Feb 2014 21:30:00 +0000 16091 at http://sqlmag.com NoSQL: What You Need to Know http://sqlmag.com/database-development/nosql-what-you-need-know <div class="node-body article-body">What do NoSQL data stores mean for SQL Server professionals? </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/database-development/nosql-what-you-need-know" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/database-development/nosql-what-you-need-know#comments Database Development SQL Server big data cloud computing database administrators DBAs NoSQL Mon, 03 Feb 2014 20:53:00 +0000 16081 at http://sqlmag.com Using SQL Server Spatial Data with .NET Applications http://sqlmag.com/using-sql-server-spatial-data-net-applications <div class="node-body link-body"><p>Learn how to get started using SQL Server's spatial data types with .NET applications.</p> </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="map representing spatial data" src="http://sqlmag.com/site-files/sqlmag.com/files/map.jpg.crop_display.jpg?1389388774" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/using-sql-server-spatial-data-net-applications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Database Development SQL Server 2008 SQL Server database development location data types for SQL Server map data types for SQL Server Microsoft SQL Server spatial data types Micrsoft SQL Server databases SQL Server Fri, 10 Jan 2014 21:14:00 +0000 15711 at http://sqlmag.com PowerShell Lets You Back Up SQL Server Your Way http://sqlmag.com/powershell/powershell-lets-you-back-sql-server-your-way <div class="node-body article-body">One of the things that makes me really enjoy having PowerShell in my tool belt is the ability to approach a problem from many different angles. Let's take backups, for example.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Influencer </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/powershell/powershell-lets-you-back-sql-server-your-way" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/powershell/powershell-lets-you-back-sql-server-your-way#comments Database Backup and Recovery T-SQL PowerShell database backup Server Management Objects SMO Tue, 07 Jan 2014 11:18:00 +0000 15611 at http://sqlmag.com