Database Development http://sqlmag.com/taxonomy/term/9183/more en 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 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