Microsoft SQL Server 2005: Database Essentials Step by Step
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 ... Show synopsis 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 2005Design database components with SQL Server Management Studio Apply a three-step modeling approach to design databases that meet business requirementsCreate, modify, and manage viewsWrite user-defined functions and stored procedures using T-SQLAdd, delete, and update information in your databasesWork with data from custom applications and legacy systemsTroubleshoot error messages and handle exceptions CD features: All practice exercisesCode samples A Note Regarding the CD or DVD The print version of this book ships with a CD or DVD. For those customers purchasing one of the digital formats in which this book is available, we are pleased to offer the CD/DVD content as a free download via O'Reilly Media's Digital Distribution services. To download this content, please visit O'Reilly's web site, search for the title of this book to find its catalog page, and click on the link below the cover image (Examples, Companion Content, or Practice Files). Note that while we provide as much of the media content as we are able via free download, we are sometimes limited by licensing restrictions. Please direct any questions or concerns to firstname.lastname@example.org.