SQL Server training

This one-stop SQL page is a complete tutorial for both beginners and advanced SQL users to help them learn and enhance their SQL Server skills.

SQL Server Basics

This is an index of links that organize and catalog basic topics in SQL Server like a particular operation or data type. The topic categories include DDL and DML operations, datatypes and expressions

Series articles

The following are a list of series topics. Each series has multiple articles that cover a specific SQL Server related topic, all written by the same author. Several of these series have 10 or more articles.

Accelerated Database Recovery (ADR) (2)
Azure Cosmos DB (4)
Azure costs (8)
Azure SQL Database (5)
CTE (Common Table Expressions) (4)
Database checkpoints (2)
dbatools (11)
DevSecOps (2)
Helpful Linux commands for SQL Server DBAs (2)
Import data from a compressed file into SQL Server (2)
Invoke-Sqlcmd (2)
PowerBI Desktop (13)
PowerShell for Azure Cosmos DB (5)
SQL Server 2017 Python (8)
SQL Server 2019 Columnstore Index (3)
SQL Server 2019 on Linux (6)
SQL Server 2019 PolyBase (5)
SQL Server Audit (11)
SQL Server backup and restore (23)
SQL Server command line (sqlcmd) (2)
SQL Server Constraints (2)
SQL Server Execution Plan (11)
SQL Server Indexes (12)
SQL Server In-Memory monitoring (2)
SQL Server monitoring tools (3)
SQL Server PowerShell tools (3)
SQL Server Replication (14)
SQL Server Merge Replication (7)
SQL Server SET statements (2)
SQL Server tools (6)
SQL Server Transaction Log (11)
SQL unit testing (8)
SSRS subscription (2)
What’s new in SQL Server Management Studio 17 (4)



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