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SQL Server 2012–What’s happened to Web edition

Web Edition will have all the features of web edition in 2008 R2 and the following features which are new for 2012 · Windows Server, Server Core Support · Database Recovery Advisor
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Buttons for Reporting Services Slicers

If you want the buttons from the Reporting Services Slicers demos I did last week then here they are. You can get the presentation and code on putting slicers in reporting services here ( http://sqlblogcasts.com/blogs/simons/archive/2011/09/09/adding...
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What version is SQL Azure?

There have been a few blog posts about SQL Azure version numbers and not to rely on the number to figure out if you are connected to azure or not. This is in part due to SQL Server going to one code base for Azure and on premise SQL. Well SQL Azure is...
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Slipstreaming of updates in Denali

If you have ever tried installing a product 18 months after it was released you have probably found the base install very quick and then then it takes an age to apply all the hotfixes, service packs and QFEs. Service packs for visual studio have always...
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Meet the guys that run the SQL Server team–London SQLSocial

We are fortunate that some of the SQL Server management team are in the UK and so we’ve arranged with them to run an evening social event. The guys we have over are Tom Casey, Mark Souza and Eduardo Rosini. Mark Souza Anyone thats been to SQLBits should...
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SQL Server Denali - Serverless SQL Server

Who hates having to install SQL Express to get SQL Server. Anyone ever used those automatigally attached databases you can do with SQL Express. Yes! Wow you must be the only one.

SQL express whilst its awesome to have a free version of SQL its a total pain to install.

OK you could go with SQL Compact edition but then you lose half of your features.

As part of the SQL Server Denali  feature announcements they have mentioned a new “serverless SQL Server” (Watch the video http://www.msteched.com/2010/Europe/DAT314 for some details). The key thing is that this is in process SQL Server that spins up when you application runs and shuts down when it stops. Importantly it DOES NOT require a service to be installed.

I think this will be an awesome feature and am looking forward to test drive this when its available.

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SQL Server Denali – Whats new for TSQL?

This is a placeholder for content about what’s new in SQL Server vNext aka Denali. I will be updating this as more content is published.
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SQL Server Denali – Whats new for reporting?

This is a placeholder for content about what’s new in SQL Server vNext aka Denali. I will be updating this as more content is published.

SQL Server Denali – Whats new for indexing?

This is a placeholder for content about what’s new in SQL Server vNext aka Denali. I will be updating this as more content is published.

SQL Server Denali – Whats new for spatial ?

This is a placeholder for content about what’s new in SQL Server vNext aka Denali. I will be updating this as more content is published.
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