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Latest SQL Server Tips

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Learn how to build a multithreading .NET Application to work with SQL Server

Learn about the need for multithreading in .NET applications, especially for data applications and GUI environments. It is with multithreading that we avoid screen freezes when time-consuming processes are running in the background



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Import data dynamically using R and Python in Power BI Desktop

Learn how to import data into Power BI using either R or Python scripts.



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Assessing with SQL and Data Science Goodness of Fit to Different Distributions

Learn how to build a general framework with T-SQL code based on data science practices for assessing if a set of data values conform to any of several commonly used distribution types such as uniform, normal, and exponential distributions.



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Using T-SQL to Fix Bad Data in XML Documents Using FLWOR

Learn how to use T-SQL to fix contents of an XML document using FLWOR.



SQL Server Tutorials

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SQL Server Backup Tutorial

One of your last lines of defense for just about any system is to have a backup in place in case there is a need to recover some or all of your data. This is also true for SQL Server. In this tutorial we will discuss selecting the correct recovery models, what backup options are available, and how to create backups using T-SQL commands and SQL Server Management Studio.



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SQL Server Restore Tutorial

What good is a backup if you do not know to restore the backup. In this tutorial we will look at what restore options are available and which options are only accessible using T-SQL commands.



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SQL Server INFORMATION SCHEMA Tutorial

The INFORMATION_SCHEMA views allow you to retrieve metadata about the objects within a database. These views can be found in the master database under Views / System Views and be called from any database in your SQL Server instance. In this tutorial we look at some of these INFORMATION_SCHEMA views and how they can be used.



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SQL Server Performance Monitoring and Tuning Tutorial

In this tutorial we will cover some of the common issues with performance such as: deadlocks, blocking, missing and unused indexes, I/O bottlenecks, poor query plans, statistics, wait stats and fragmentation.



SQL Server Webcasts

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Are you worried about failures with SQL Server’s high availability?

Join us to learn how to avoid pitfalls with SQL Server’s Always On that can cause unexpected failures. With SQL Diagnostic Manager for SQL Server, monitor Always On availability groups, availability databases, and availability replicas.



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How to Pass a SQL Server Compliance Audit

Join this session to learn how to prepare for and pass your audits using SQL Compliance Manager.



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Break Out of Your Silo – Know Your SQL Server Storage!

OK, new year, time to put excuses aside. Join us for a discussion about common I/O issues and how SolarWinds® Storage Resource Monitor can help you optimize existing storage, provide visibility into systemic latency issues, and elevate your knowledge as a SQL Server database professional and provide the tools you need to have productive conversations with your Storage Admins.



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SQL Server Database Administration Made Easy

Join IDERA’s Devin Gallagher as he demonstrates how Aqua Data Studio enables DBAs to effectively manage a complex SQL Server or multi-platform environment with a rich set of features that improve your productivity.



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