Database Development http://sqlmag.com/taxonomy/term/9183/more en 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 Identifying a Subsequence in a Sequence, Part 3 http://sqlmag.com/t-sql/identifying-subsequence-in-sequence-part-3 <div class="field-deck"> Two even better solutions for solving this challenge </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Itzik Ben-Gan presents two reader-submitted solutions for identifying a subsequence within a sequence, both of which far surpass his original solutions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/t-sql/identifying-subsequence-in-sequence-part-3" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/t-sql/identifying-subsequence-in-sequence-part-3#comments T-SQL SQL Server iterative solution Microsoft relational solution sequence set-based solution SQL Server subsequence T-SQL Mon, 14 Jul 2014 10:00:00 +0000 18801 at http://sqlmag.com ASP.NET Session State Provider for SQL Server 2014 In-Memory OLTP http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/aspnet-session-state-provider-sql-server-2014-memory-oltp <div class="node-body gallery-body">Microsoft has created a new ASP.NET Session State Provider that enables you to optimize ASP.NET web farms and more easily take advantage of SQL Server 2014 In-Memory OLTP using a packaged solution.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/aspnet-session-state-provider-sql-server-2014-memory-oltp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/aspnet-session-state-provider-sql-server-2014-memory-oltp#comments ASP.NET SQL Server 2014 Database Development ASP.NET database In-Memory OLTP Sat, 12 Jul 2014 17:42:00 +0000 18851 at http://sqlmag.com Configuring AlwaysOn Read-Only Replicas http://sqlmag.com/database-administration/configuring-alwayson-read-only-replicas <div class="field-deck"> How to configure read-only secondary replicas </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Learn how to configure your SQL Server AlwaysOn replica to allow read-only access.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/database-administration/configuring-alwayson-read-only-replicas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/database-administration/configuring-alwayson-read-only-replicas#comments SQL Server 2012 T-SQL Database Administration AlwaysOn Availability Groups secondary replica Sat, 12 Jul 2014 00:42:00 +0000 18841 at http://sqlmag.com Using the all_columns System View in SQL Server http://sqlmag.com/database-administration/using-allcolumns-system-view-sql-server <div class="node-body article-body">A quick and easy way to query the database schema for a particular column name is through the use of a seldom-recognized system view called all_columns.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/database-administration/using-allcolumns-system-view-sql-server" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/database-administration/using-allcolumns-system-view-sql-server#comments T-SQL Database Administration all_columns Database Administrator Database Developer system views Tip Transact SQL Wed, 09 Jul 2014 10:01:00 +0000 18681 at http://sqlmag.com Introduction to Using the Template Explorer in SQL Server Management Studio http://sqlmag.com/database-administration/introduction-using-template-explorer-sql-server-management-studio <div class="field-deck"> Templates Part One: A SSMS shortcut at your fingertips </div> <div class="node-body article-body">We all have our little code libraries saved somewhere for quick access. What if you were to find out you can have that library inside SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/database-administration/introduction-using-template-explorer-sql-server-management-studio" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/database-administration/introduction-using-template-explorer-sql-server-management-studio#comments Database Development Database Administration Columns Database Administrator Database Developer shortcut SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) templates tips tricks Mon, 30 Jun 2014 10:01:00 +0000 18591 at http://sqlmag.com <p>Opening the Template Explorer in SSMS</p> New Product: dbForge Studio for SQL Server v3.8 http://sqlmag.com/database-development/new-product-dbforge-studio-sql-server-v38 <div class="node-body article-body">New features and improvements in dbForge Studio for SQL Server v3.8 include SQL Server 2014 support and added database backup and restore features.</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/new-product-dbforge-studio-sql-server-v38" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/database-development/new-product-dbforge-studio-sql-server-v38#comments SQL Server 2014 Database Development database tools SQL developers sql server management visual editor Sat, 21 Jun 2014 20:03:00 +0000 18521 at http://sqlmag.com Stored Procedures: Still Relevant http://sqlmag.com/blog/stored-procedures-still-relevant <div class="node-body blog-body">Even if SQL Server database developers are totally committed to using ORMs, it's still worthwhile to assume that once you start storing lots of data, you’ll start running into performance problems. </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/stored-procedures-still-relevant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/blog/stored-procedures-still-relevant#comments Database Development ORMs ORMs Performance Performance scalability scalability stored procedures Stored procedures Practical SQL Server Thu, 19 Jun 2014 10:01:00 +0000 18411 at http://sqlmag.com 5 Reasons Why Entity Framework Can Be Your Best Friend http://sqlmag.com/entity-framework/5-reasons-why-entity-framework-can-be-your-best-friend <div class="node-body article-body">Entity Framework—and Object/Relational Mapper (O/RM) frameworks in general—are fundamental tools for today’s applications design and implementation. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/entity-framework/5-reasons-why-entity-framework-can-be-your-best-friend" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/entity-framework/5-reasons-why-entity-framework-can-be-your-best-friend#comments Entity Framework .NET ADO.NET SQL code Code-First Model CRUD DDD domain-driven design LINQ object model Tue, 17 Jun 2014 10:01:00 +0000 18391 at http://sqlmag.com Disturbing Problems with SQL Server 2014 http://sqlmag.com/disturbing-problems-sql-server-2014 <div class="node-body link-body"><p>SQL Server 2014 has a minor, new T-SQL improvement, but Michael K. Campbell believes the latest version of SQL Server didn't ship with any new improvements or benefits for developers.</p> </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="Male developer surrounded by code." src="http://sqlmag.com/site-files/sqlmag.com/files/developer-man-595x335.jpg?1402597109" /> </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/disturbing-problems-sql-server-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Azure SQL Server 2014 Database Development code DBAs developers hekaton In-Memory OLTP Engine licensing Microsoft T-SQL Thu, 12 Jun 2014 17:52:00 +0000 18351 at http://sqlmag.com