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Programming Microsoft SQL Server 2012

Programming Microsoft SQL Server 2012

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  • Copyright 2012
  • Dimensions: 7-3/8" x 9"
  • Pages: 816
  • Edition: 1st
  • eBook (Watermarked)
  • ISBN-10: 0-7356-5821-8
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-7356-5821-9

Your essential guide to key programming features in Microsoft SQL Server 2012

Take your database programming skills to a new level—and build customized applications using the developer tools introduced with SQL Server 2012. This hands-on reference shows you how to design, test, and deploy SQL Server databases through tutorials, practical examples, and code samples. If you’re an experienced SQL Server developer, this book is a must-read for learning how to design and build effective SQL Server 2012 applications.

Discover how to:

  • Build and deploy databases using the SQL Server Data Tools IDE
  • Query and manipulate complex data with powerful Transact-SQL enhancements
  • Integrate non-relational features, including native file streaming and geospatial data types
  • Consume data with Microsoft ADO.NET, LINQ, and Entity Framework
  • Deliver data using Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) Data Services and WCF RIA Services
  • Move your database to the cloud with Windows Azure SQL Database
  • Develop Windows Phone cloud applications using SQL Data Sync
  • Use SQL Server BI components, including xVelocity in-memory technologies

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Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Acknowledgements
  • Part I: Core SQL Server Development
    • Chapter 1: Introducing SQL Server Data Tools
    • Chapter 2: T-SQL Enhancements
    • Chapter 3: Exploring SQL CLR
    • Chapter 4: Working with Transactions
    • Chapter 5: SQL Server Security
  • Part II: Going Beyond Relational
    • Chapter 6: XML and the Relational Database
    • Chapter 7: Hierarchical Data and the Relational Database
    • Chapter 8: Native File Streaming
    • Chapter 9: Geospatial Support
  • Part III: Applied SQL
    • Chapter 10: The Microsoft Data Access Juggernaut
    • Chapter 11: WCF Data Access Technologies
    • Chapter 12: Moving to the Cloud with SQL Azure
    • Chapter 13: SQL Azure Data Sync and Windows Phone 7 Development
    • Chapter 14: Pervasive Insight
    • Chapter 15: xVelocity In-Memory Technologies
  • About the Authors


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