Welcome to (SQL Server) 2011Commented on: 3 years ago
(January 31, 2011)
The single feature that has me most intrigued are the new columnstore index type. In the process of developing PowerPivot for SQL 2008 R2, MS conceptualized how to apply the technology more...
Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard Edition is a great way to save thousands on licensing—and save yourself some serious headaches when deploying SQL Server AlwaysOn Availabiliity Groups....More
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....More
Initial word on the street is that SQL Server 2014 has been very stable so far—which is probably why it went to release so quickly and bypassed what would typically have been another pre-release....More