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Data-tier Applications in SQL Server 2008 R2

By  May 25, 2010

Topics: SQL Server, Data

I had the privilege of presenting to the Adelaide SQL Server User Group in Australia last evening, and I covered the Data Access Component (DAC) and the Utility Control Point (UCP) from SQL Server 2008 R2. Here are some links from that presentation:

Whitepaper: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff381683.aspx

Tutorials: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee210554(SQL.105).aspx

From Visual Studio: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd193245(VS.100).aspx

Restrictions and capabilities by Edition: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc645993(SQL.105).aspx   

Glen Berry's Blog entry on scripts for UCP/DAC: http://www.sqlservercentral.com/blogs/glennberry/archive/2010/05/19/sql-server-utility-script-from-24-hours-of-pass.aspx   

Objects supported by a DAC: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee210549(SQL.105).aspx