Microsoft SQL Server 2005: Database Essentials Step by Step (Step By Step (Microsoft))

Get the guidance you need to start designing databases—one step at a time. With this practical tutorial, you’ll teach yourself the core skills for building and managing databases with the next generation of SQL Server.

Discover how to:

  • Install and configure SQL Server 2005
  • Design database components with SQL Server Management Studio
  • Apply a three-step modeling approach to design databases that meet business requirements
  • Create, modify, and manage views
  • Write user-defined functions and stored procedures using T-SQL
  • Add, delete, and update information in your databases
  • Work with data from custom applications and legacy systems
  • Troubleshoot error messages and handle exceptions

CD features:

  • All practice exercises
  • Code samples

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