Inside Microsoft SQL Server 2005: T-SQL Programming
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 the programming language - solving complex problems with real-world solutions.
Discover how to:
- Understand when to apply set-based programming techniques
- Design and implement date and time-related XML and CLR datatypes
- Use temporary objects, including temporary tables, table variables, and table expressions
- Work with T-SQL and CLR user-defined functions, stored procedures, and triggers
- Support user input-based queries and variable data with dynamic execution
- Work with transactions and new exception handling constructs
- Apply a concurrency model to support simultaneous users
- Use Service Broker for controlled asynchronous processing in database applications
About the Authors:
Itzik Ben-Gan is a principal mentor and founder of Solid Quality Learning. A Microsoft MVP for SQL Server since 1999, Itzik teaches and consults internationally on T-SQL querying, programming, and query tuning. He has written numerous articles for SQL Server Magazine and MSDN and speaks at industry events such as Microsoft TechEd, DevWeek, PASS, and SQL Server Connections.
Dejan Sarka is MCT and MCDBA certified and a Microsoft MVP for SQL Server. He teaches and consults for Solid Quality Learning, speaks at TechEd and PASS, and develops OLTP, OLAP, and data mining solutions.
Roger Wolter has close to 30 years´ experience in the computer industry. He is a program manager on the SQL Server team at Microsoft specializing in SQL Server Service Broker and SQL Server Express.
Kalen Delaney, Series Editor, is a principal mentor and a founder of Solid Quality Learning and the author of Inside Microsoft SQL Server 2000.
Also included: code samples on the Web.