SQL Server http://windowsitpro.com/taxonomy/term/9333/more en Free eBook on Data Science Using Microsoft SQL Server 2016 http://windowsitpro.com/sql-server/free-ebook-data-science-using-microsoft-sql-server-2016 <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Just off a fantastic <a href="http://itdevconnnections.com/" target="_blank">IT/Dev Connections 2016</a> that delivered a lot of great information from industry experts on SQL Server 2016, analytics, Big Data, and R, this new free eBook from Microsoft Press should be a great companion guide.</p> <p>The book, Data Science with Microsoft SQL Server 2016, won&rsquo;t be at the same deep-dive level as the sessions you could attend at IT/Dev Connections, but it&rsquo;s a great way to peak your interest in learning more. At 90 pages, here&rsquo;s the book description:</p></div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/sql-server/free-ebook-data-science-using-microsoft-sql-server-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/sql-server/free-ebook-data-science-using-microsoft-sql-server-2016#comments SQL Server Data Science Data Science Wed, 19 Oct 2016 19:00:00 +0000 182211 at http://windowsitpro.com Specify multiple administrators in SQL unattend answer file http://windowsitpro.com/sql-server/specify-multiple-administrators-sql-unattend-answer-file <div class="node-body article-body">Add multiple administrators to answer file for SQL.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/sql-server/specify-multiple-administrators-sql-unattend-answer-file" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/sql-server/specify-multiple-administrators-sql-unattend-answer-file#comments SQL Server multiple administrators multiple administrators Thu, 18 Aug 2016 13:50:00 +0000 177521 at http://windowsitpro.com Perform a silent install of SQL Server http://windowsitpro.com/sql-server/perform-silent-install-sql-server <div class="node-body article-body">A silent install of SQL Server is actually very easy thanks to an automatically generated answer file when you use the GUI setup process.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/sql-server/perform-silent-install-sql-server" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/sql-server/perform-silent-install-sql-server#comments SQL Server installation Installation Wed, 17 Aug 2016 13:42:00 +0000 177511 at http://windowsitpro.com Free eBook on Migrating SQL Server Databases to Azure http://windowsitpro.com/azure/free-ebook-migrating-sql-server-databases-azure <div class="node-body article-body">A new eBook from Microsoft Press digs into the company's Cloud-based SQL Server product.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/azure/free-ebook-migrating-sql-server-databases-azure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/azure/free-ebook-migrating-sql-server-databases-azure#comments Azure SQL Server Azure Azure SQL Server SQL Server Fri, 13 May 2016 12:25:00 +0000 170521 at http://windowsitpro.com The Essential Guide to SQL Server 2016 - Tuesday, May 24th http://windowsitpro.com/essential-guide-sql-server-2016-tuesday-may-24th <div class="node-body link-body">Presented by Michael Otey | Tuesday, May 24th @ 11am, 1pm, 3pm EDT: This course will quickly get you up to speed on all the major new features in SQL Server 2016. You&rsquo;ll see how SQL Server 2016 provides improved performance and scalability with improvements to In-Memory OLTP and the new Query Store features and tempdb.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://windowsitpro.com/site-files/windowsitpro.com/files/sql2016_0.jpg?1460137444" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/essential-guide-sql-server-2016-tuesday-may-24th" target="_blank">read more</a></p> SQL Server 2016 2016 Always Encrypted AlwaysOn Education In-Memory OLTP Michael Otey Microsoft Query Store SQL Server tempdb Training Fri, 08 Apr 2016 12:45:00 +0000 167381 at http://windowsitpro.com Hands-On with SQL Server 2016 Reporting Services - Tuesday, April 12th http://windowsitpro.com/hands-sql-server-2016-reporting-services-tuesday-april-12th <div class="node-body link-body"><p>Presented by Paul Turley | Tuesday, April 12th @ 11am, 1pm, 3pm EDT: Microsoft revealed their Business Intelligence roadmap for 2016, affirming new investments in Reporting Services and a more complete offering across the entire platform. Join SSRS expert Paul Turley for three hours of education that will teach you what you can use today in the SSRS 2016 public preview through detailed demonstrations.</p> </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://windowsitpro.com/site-files/windowsitpro.com/files/SQLServerReportingSvcs_logo_2.jpg?1460138304" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/hands-sql-server-2016-reporting-services-tuesday-april-12th" target="_blank">read more</a></p> SQL Server 2016 Business Intelligence Education Microsoft Paul Turley Power BI Reporting Services SQL Server SSRS Training Wed, 16 Mar 2016 17:45:00 +0000 165741 at http://windowsitpro.com ITDC 2016 Prep: Modern Microsoft BI for BI Professionals and Architects with Jen Underwood http://windowsitpro.com/itdc-2016-prep-modern-microsoft-bi-bi-professionals-and-architects-jen-underwood <div class="node-body link-body">Jen Underwood is a brilliant speaker and notable evangelist for SQL Server and Business Intelligence. Jen’s sessions are always rated extremely favorable at IT/Dev Connections. I’m positive this year will be no different.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://windowsitpro.com/site-files/windowsitpro.com/files/jen.jpg?1454949584" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/itdc-2016-prep-modern-microsoft-bi-bi-professionals-and-architects-jen-underwood" target="_blank">read more</a></p> SQL Server IT/Dev Connections SQL Server Mon, 08 Feb 2016 16:38:00 +0000 162041 at http://windowsitpro.com SQL Server Reporting Services for Developers and Power Users - Available On Demand http://windowsitpro.com/sql-server-reporting-services-developers-and-power-users-available-demand <div class="node-body link-body"><p>Presented by Craig Pelkie | 5 Technical Sessions with Hands-on Labs: In this online training course, you'll learn how to develop full-featured reports, including drill-down reports, charts, and visualizations, with interactive prompts that let your users select the data they need. This course is a combination of online training and hands-on labs. Using the fully-illustrated and detailed step-by-step instructions in the labs, you'll create a test environment on your PC to use the SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT).</p> </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://windowsitpro.com/site-files/windowsitpro.com/files/SQLServerReportingSvcs_logo_1.jpg?1447277420" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/sql-server-reporting-services-developers-and-power-users-available-demand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> SQL Server Wed, 11 Nov 2015 17:14:00 +0000 133691 at http://windowsitpro.com SQL and SharePoint Business Intelligence Engineering - December 16th http://windowsitpro.com/sql-and-sharepoint-business-intelligence-engineering-december-16th <div class="node-body link-body"><p>Presented by Chris McNulty | Wednesday, December 16th @ 11am, 1pm, 3pm EST: Data visualization and business intelligence represent one of the most powerful and diverse workloads for Microsoft information workers. In this new 3-session online training course, we'll establish a basic familiarity with the core functions and business cases. This course will explore the baseline engineering required to support each of these solutions, looking at architecture, setup, and design for all of the key tools in the BI framework.</p> </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://windowsitpro.com/site-files/windowsitpro.com/files/Business-Intelligence.jpg?1447706502" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/sql-and-sharepoint-business-intelligence-engineering-december-16th" target="_blank">read more</a></p> SQL Server Thu, 29 Oct 2015 16:14:00 +0000 151241 at http://windowsitpro.com PSA: SQL Server 2005 Reaches End-of-Life April 12, 2016 http://windowsitpro.com/sql-server/psa-sql-server-2005-reaches-end-life-april-12-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">SQL Server 2005 is set to be retired next year. You have less than 6 months to migrate.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/sql-server/psa-sql-server-2005-reaches-end-life-april-12-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/sql-server/psa-sql-server-2005-reaches-end-life-april-12-2016#comments SQL Server SQL Server SQL Server Fri, 16 Oct 2015 11:52:00 +0000 150841 at http://windowsitpro.com