June 22, 2007
Fresh! Straight from the oven! Microsoft has just released the second cumulative update package for SQL server 2005 SP2.
The basics? You must apply a SQL Server 2005 Service Pack 2 (SP2) hotfix to an installation of SQL Server 2005 SP2. It includes the SQL Server 2005 hotfixes that have been released since the release of SQL Server 2005 SP2 occurred. At the end of the installation, the SQL Server service will have to be restarted (though the set up program does that for you).
June 18, 2007
We define names for our tables and columns following the guidelines defined in our company. we might even adhere to international naming conventions. Still, nothing promises us the names we give our DB objects will be comprehensible to our customers.
And this is where SSAS steps in - Analysis Services enables you to give alternative names to your dimension attributes in the following two ways:
Translations may be given to: dimensions, dimension attributes, user hierarchies, measures, measure groups and to many other objects. The translation usually appears in a separate tab called (surprise) "Translations". This tab enables us to...
June 5, 2007
SQL Server 2008 Datasheet
SQL Server 2008 Product Overview
Watch the TechEd SQL Server 2008 Webcast
Download the SQL Server 2008 (Katmai) June CTP Release
Four Pillars of SQL Server 2008
SQL Server 2008 June CTP highlights
And much more exciting things from the Tech Ed 2007. http://virtualteched.com/Pages/OnlineSessions/OnlineWebcastsDefault.aspx