Using Reporting Services in an Internet/Extranet EnvironmentCommented on: 6 years ago
(September 15, 2008)
Great article. Had a problem that others might come across, for which there are large volumes of info on the web-- when in fact my solution was rather simple. With the Forms Authentication Sample...
Using Large CLR UDTs in SQL Server 2008Commented on: 6 years ago
(July 15, 2008)
This article was very interesting; however the the zip file doesn't appear to contain the sln described in the article, only containing:
Web Listing 1_Using the XML Data Type.txt
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