Archive for May, 2008

SQL 2005 Links – Part III May 16th, 2008

Vinod Kumar

The list just doesnt seem to stop. Here are more bookmarks to be made.

Webcasts Basics

Webcasts : Interoperability

Webcasts: Security

Webcasts: Tools

Webcasts: Upgrade

Webcasts: Tuning and Performance

Webcasts: Misc


Tools and Utilities

MS Learning’s and Certification Page

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SQL 2005 Links – Part II May 15th, 2008

Vinod Kumar

In continuation to the previous post. Here are more resources :) …

Virtual labs



Security Related

SQL Server (XML) – Resources

Other New Features


Performance & Tuning


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SQL 2005 Links – Part I May 14th, 2008

Vinod Kumar

< ?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />These are some of the useful links on SQL 2005 …



Quick Starts



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NET Framework 3.5 SP1 Now Live May 13th, 2008

Vinod Kumar

The best all-up run-down of all the features (WPF, ASP.NET, WinForms, VS etc.) can as ever be found on Scott Guthrie’s blog:


Pretty comprehensive write-up of the WPF-specific features here:

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And lastly, Brad Abrams’ post has a ton of screenshots of the various features:



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GROUP BY ALL May 9th, 2008

Vinod Kumar

Did you know such a thing ever existed? Check this post from SQLTeam on the GROUP BY ALL feature here.

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