As companies grow and do more business, the data they store in databases similarly grows. If you want to be a go-to person on the inner workings of SQL Server, then this book will be your partner in achieving that goal. If you have completed the SQL Queries 2012 Joes 2 Pros Volume 2 book you have written some advanced queries. This book builds on that knowledge and will show you more about the parts of SQL Server at work behind the scenes when you are running queries and creating new database objects. Most importantly, you will learn how to make the essential queries for your business run most efficiently and at the fastest speed possible.
About the Author
Rick has worked more than 12 years at Microsoft and has attained over 30 Microsoft technical including certifications in applications, networking, databases and .NET development (MCDBA, MCTS, MCITP, MCAD, MOE, MCSE, MCSE+I). He has also provided training for NW University, Volt Technical Education, and Microsoft. In 1994, you could find Rick Morelan as an Alaska commercial fisherman. His computer skills were non-existent back then. You too can go from Joe to Pro in the world of computing.
Pinal Dave is a Developer Evangelist and Technology Enthusiast. He has written over 2 thousand articles on the subject on his blog at http://blog.sqlauthority.com. Along with 9+ years of hands on experience he holds a Masters of Science degree and a number of certifications, including MCTS, MCDBA and MCAD (.NET). He is co-author of three SQL Server books - SQL Server Programming, SQL Wait Stats and SQL Server Interview Questions and Answers. Prior to joining Microsoft he was awarded Microsoft MVP award for three continuous years for his contribution in community.
Pinal Dave, Rick A. Morelan, Lessica Brown, Lori Stow, Richard Stockhoff, Tony Smithlin, Sandra Howard.