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In my T-SQL code I always use set based operations. I have been told these types of operations are what SQL Server is designed to process and it should be quicker than serial processing. I know cursors exist but I am not sure how to use them. Can you p
SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) 2016 introduced Mobile Report Publisher which is intended to develop reports for mobile devices, tablets as well as desktops. It ships with 30 different visualizations that can be used to develop mobile dashboards.
I want to audit whenever a member of the sysadmin role logs on to my SQL Server. Auditing all successful logins provides that information, however, it logs every connection. The sysadmin logins are being lost amidst all the noise. How can I just track the
There are times when a SQL Server DBA needs to backup (both schema and data) one or more tables out of a large database, so the table can be restored/recreated in another environment. What kind of methods can I use to backup a SQL Server table?
Microsoft does not guarantee that table and database space allocation information will be maintained accurately. In a high transaction OLTP database or after a large bulk copy of data has been performed, this can lead to inaccurate database space reportin
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