Kevin Kline and Richard Campbell, the host of RunAsRadio, discuss many of the new features in SQL Server 2014, plus the NoSQL movement, BigData, and how the roles of developers and databases continue to evolve in organizations today.
So many new resources to take advantage of: Windows 8.1 RTM and Windows Server 2012 RTM previews, new Windows Server virtual labs, “Previous Products” from the TechNet Eval Center, new Step-by-Step guides, Azure training camps, a $10 ebook for free, and more.
Kevin describes three of his favorite tools for running highly scalable database benchmark tests: the free, open-source HammerDB, the native SQL Server Distributed Replay Utility, and the commercial Benchmark Factory from Dell / Quest Software. Plus, a recap of his entire series of articles on database benchmarking.
Listen to a fun and informative a chat about SQL Server 2012 with my buddies over at www.dotnetrocks.com, Carl Franklin and Richard Campbell, in episode number 876 (yes, 876!)
Get the details on Kevin’s keynote address at the SQLintersection conference in Las Vegas in early April.
Ever wonder if a specific version of SQL Server or another application is supported by a specific virtualization platform? Here’s your answer…
SSDTBI for Visual Studio 2012 enables customers to use the Analysis Services, Integration Services, and Reporting Services project templates within the Visual Studio 2012 shell. Read more to get the download details.
Want to be a better technology evangelist? Here are a variety of tips about how to turn mediocre software demonstrations into an outstanding software demonstrations.