T-SQL Querying : Inside Microsoft SQL Server 2008, Paperback

T-SQL Querying : Inside Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Paperback


Tackle the toughest set-based querying and query tuning problems-guided by an author team with in-depth, inside knowledge of T-SQL.

Deepen your understanding of architecture and internals-and gain practical approaches and advanced techniques to optimize your code's performance.

Discover how to: * Move from procedural programming to the language of sets and logic * Optimize query tuning with a top-down methodology * Assess algorithmic complexity to predict performance * Compare data-aggregation techniques, including new grouping sets * Manage data modification-insert, delete, update, merge-for performance * Write more efficient queries against partitioned tables * Work with graphs, trees, hierarchies, and recursive queries * Plus-Use pure-logic puzzles to sharpen your problem-solving skills


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 832 pages, black & white illustrations, black & white tables, figures
  • Publisher: Microsoft Press,U.S.
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  • Category: Database programming
  • ISBN: 9780735626034



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