Daily Archives: December 3, 2010

Its all about the Join Operator

Hello one and all.  After a pretty lengthy stretch of the legs yesterday, discussing select and where clauses, I think a short stroll is a good idea for today.  Todays walk is about Joins.  Inner,Left Outer, Right Outer ,Full Outer and Cross.  Don’t le … Continue reading

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Where does one begin when you want to know everything that is knowable?

In my previous, meaning first post, I mentioned that today I would outline the resources we will use to walk down the SQL Server path. Taking the walk and learning more about SQL Server is our goal, but even to take a … Continue reading

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Join Me As We Meander Down SQL Server Lane

What a wonderful way to spend a career.  I have been a SQL Server DBA for many years now, and haven’t regretted more than 5 minutes of it.  Why am I doing this blog?  This is a project to help … Continue reading

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Intro to the Query! Open the door and take a DEEP Breath. This is Day One of our journey along SQL Server Lane.

Well, it seems like it is finally time to start our SQL Server walk.  What shall I study first? Hmmm.  My goal is to receive my MCM, but there are some intermediate goals along the way that have to satisfied.  What are … Continue reading

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