T-SQL Programming

T-SQL Programming : Inside Microsoft SQL Server 2008

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Get a detailed look at the internal architecture of T-SQL with this comprehensive programming reference. Database developers and administrators get best practices, expert techniques, and code samples to master the intricacies of this programming language-solving complex problems with real-world solutions. Discover how to: * Work with T-SQL and CLR user-defined functions, stored procedures, and triggers. * Handle transactions, concurrency, and error handling. * Efficiently use temporary objects, including temporary tables, table variables, and table expressions. * Evaluate when to use set-based programming techniques and when to use cursors. * Work with dynamic SQL in an efficient and secure manner. * Treat date- and time-related data in a robust manner. * Develop CLR user-defined types and learn about temporal support in the relational model. * Use XML and XQuery and implement a dynamic schema solution. * Work with spatial data using the new geometry and geography types and spatial indexes. * Track access and changes to data using extended events, SQL Server Audit, change tracking, and change data capture.* Use Service Broker for controlled asynchronous processing in database applications. All the book's code samples will be available for download from the companion Web site.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 832 pages
  • 188 x 226 x 52mm | 1,578.49g
  • Microsoft Press,U.S.
  • Redmond, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 0735626022
  • 9780735626027
  • 453,484

About Itzik Ben-Gan

Dejan Sarka is MCT and MCDBA certified and a Microsoft' MVP for SQL Server'. He teaches and consults for Solid Quality Mentors, speaks at TechEd and PASS, and develops OLTP, OLAP, and data mining solutions.show more

Table of contents

Dedication Foreword Acknowledgments Introduction Chapter 1: Views Chapter 2: User-Defined Functions Chapter 3: Stored Procedures Chapter 4: Triggers Chapter 5: Transactions and Concurrency Chapter 6: Error Handling Chapter 7: Temporary Tables and Table Variables Chapter 8: Cursors Chapter 9: Dynamic SQL Chapter 10: Working with Date and Time Chapter 11: CLR User-Defined Types Chapter 12: Temporal Support in the Relational Model Chapter 13: XML and XQuery Chapter 14: Spatial Data Chapter 15: Tracking Access and Changes to Data Chapter 16: Service Broker Companion to CLR Routines About the Authorsshow more

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