SQL Server http://windowsitpro.com/taxonomy/term/9333/more en SQL Internals, Recovery Models, and Backups - January 22nd http://windowsitpro.com/sql-internals-recovery-models-and-backups-january-22nd <div class="node-body link-body"><p>Presented by Bradley Ball | Thursday, January 22nd @ 11am, 1pm, and 3pm EST: When learning about SQL Server, there were a few key concepts that you often hear top speakers and SQL Server MVP’s repeat often: data and index internals, recovery models, and backups. This new online training course will enable you to gain the core set of concepts required for advanced SQL learning.</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/servers_blue_2.jpg?1418422559" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/sql-internals-recovery-models-and-backups-january-22nd" target="_blank">read more</a></p> SQL Server Mon, 17 Nov 2014 18:52:00 +0000 125001 at http://windowsitpro.com Auditing for Azure SQL Database Exits Preview http://windowsitpro.com/auditing-azure-sql-database-exits-preview <div class="node-body link-body">In August of this year, Microsoft introduced its new Auditing feature for Azure SQL DB in preview. Now, just 3 months on, the feature has been made available for general availability.</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/auditsql.jpg?1415888954" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/auditing-azure-sql-database-exits-preview" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Azure SQL Server Azure SQL Thu, 13 Nov 2014 14:27:00 +0000 122651 at http://windowsitpro.com SQL Server Gets PHP Support, Java Support on the Way http://windowsitpro.com/sql-server-gets-php-support-java-support-way <div class="node-body link-body">Today Microsoft has released a driver to allow PHP developers to connect directly with SQL Server and Azure SQL Database.</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/sqlazure.jpg?1415300056" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/sql-server-gets-php-support-java-support-way" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Azure Database Development SQL Server Azure SQL Database Java PHP SQL Server Thu, 06 Nov 2014 18:50:00 +0000 121971 at http://windowsitpro.com Microsoft's Azure SQL Database-as-a-Service Improvements Highlighted at Pass Summit 2014 http://windowsitpro.com/microsofts-azure-sql-database-service-improvements-highlighted-pass-summit-2014 <div class="node-body link-body">At the Pass Summit today, Microsoft kicked off the event with announcements around upcoming improvements to Azure SQL and also unveiled a Machine Learning free-for-all.</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/summit.jpg?1415225429" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/microsofts-azure-sql-database-service-improvements-highlighted-pass-summit-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Azure SQL Server Azure Azure SQL machine learning SQL Wed, 05 Nov 2014 22:08:00 +0000 121891 at http://windowsitpro.com Cumulative Update 4 Released for SQL Server 2014 http://windowsitpro.com/sql-server-2014/cumulative-update-4-released-sql-server-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">The latest stack of rolled-up hotfixes has been released for SQL Server 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/sql-server-2014/cumulative-update-4-released-sql-server-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/sql-server-2014/cumulative-update-4-released-sql-server-2014#comments SQL Server 2014 CU4 CU4 cumulative update cumulative update SQL Server 2014 SQL Server 2014 Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:43:00 +0000 120141 at http://windowsitpro.com SQL Server 2012 SP2 Now Supported for System Center Service Manager http://windowsitpro.com/service-manager/sql-server-2012-sp2-now-supported-system-center-service-manager <div class="node-body article-body">Service Manager customers have been given the green light to take advantage of new features provided in SQL Server 2012 SP2.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/service-manager/sql-server-2012-sp2-now-supported-system-center-service-manager" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/service-manager/sql-server-2012-sp2-now-supported-system-center-service-manager#comments SQL Server 2012 Service Manager Service Manager Service Manager SQL Server SQL Server System Center System Center Tue, 23 Sep 2014 12:19:00 +0000 116991 at http://windowsitpro.com Mastering T-SQL - Available On Demand http://windowsitpro.com/mastering-t-sql-available-demand <div class="node-body link-body"><p>Presented by Steve Jones | T-SQL is the primary way in which SQL Server professionals will interact with the data for their applications. This one-day online training course will introduce you to a number of intermediate-level concepts that will improve the T-SQL code you write.</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/bar_graph_0.jpg?1420575153" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/mastering-t-sql-available-demand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> SQL Server Thu, 28 Aug 2014 21:22:00 +0000 115441 at http://windowsitpro.com SQL Server 2012 In-Place Upgrade http://windowsitpro.com/sql-server-2012/sql-server-2012-place-upgrade <div class="node-body article-body">Find out how easy an OS upgrade for SQL Server 2012 is.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/sql-server-2012/sql-server-2012-place-upgrade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/sql-server-2012/sql-server-2012-place-upgrade#comments SQL Server 2012 SQL Server 2012 SQL Server 2012 Upgrade OS Upgrade OS Windows Server 2012 Windows Server 2012 Windows Server 2012 R2 Windows Server 2012 R2 Sat, 23 Aug 2014 14:00:00 +0000 112811 at http://windowsitpro.com SQL Server NTFS Cluster Size http://windowsitpro.com/sql-server-ntfs-cluster-size <div class="node-body link-body">If you are using Windows Server drives dedicated for SQL Server database files, did you know that the NTFS cluster size should be 64KB?</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/NTFS-READER.gif?1406315252" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/sql-server-ntfs-cluster-size" target="_blank">read more</a></p> SQL Server NTFS SQL Server Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:05:00 +0000 110861 at http://windowsitpro.com Migrating Other Database Types to Microsoft SQL Server and Azure SQL DB http://windowsitpro.com/sql-server/migrating-other-database-types-microsoft-sql-server-and-azure-sql-db <div class="node-body article-body">Using Microsoft-supplied migration utilities, you can migrate Access, Oracle, MySQL, and Sybase database to SQL Server on-premises or in the Cloud.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/sql-server/migrating-other-database-types-microsoft-sql-server-and-azure-sql-db" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/sql-server/migrating-other-database-types-microsoft-sql-server-and-azure-sql-db#comments Azure SQL Server Azure Azure migration migration SQL Server SQL Server Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:27:00 +0000 110661 at http://windowsitpro.com