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Sams Teach Yourself Microsoft SQL Server T-sql in 10 Minutes (Paperback) (Ben Forta)

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Sams Teach Yourself Microsoft SQL Server T-SQL in 10 Minutes, Second Edition is the only compact, hands-on introduction to T-SQL, this guide is now fully updated through SQL Server 2016 and the newest version of SQL Server Express. Building on his global best-seller Sams Teach Yourself SQL in 10 Minutes, Ben Forta covers all you need to know to successfully use T-SQL in any database development or DBA role -- including everything that makes T-SQL different from standard SQL.


Through carefully-structured, highly-focused lessons, Forta guides you from simple data retrieval through complex topics, helping you become productive quickly and painlessly. Coverage includes:

  • Working with T-SQL in modern SQL Server environments
  • Retrieving data, and then sorting and filtering it
  • Performing wildcard filtering and using advanced data filtering techniques
  • Creating calculated fields
  • Using data manipulation functions
  • Summarizing and grouping data
  • Building subqueries, joining tables, and combining queries
  • Inserting, updating, and deleting data
  • Creating and manipulating tables
  • Using views
  • Programming with T-SQL
  • Working with stored procedures, cursors, and triggers
  • Managing transaction processing
  • Working with Internet formats
  • Globalizing and localizing T-SQL code
  • Optimizing security and performance
Number of Pages: 351
Genre: Computers + Internet
Series Title: Sams Teach Yourself in 10 Minutes
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Pearson P T R
Author: Ben Forta
Language: English
Street Date: December 22, 2016
TCIN: 51555976
UPC: 9780672337925
Item Number (DPCI): 248-24-2062
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