NEW FREE eBook – Introducing Microsoft SQL Server 2014 (+ Power BI)


Introducing Microsoft SQL Server 2014
  
Introducing Microsoft SQL Server 2014
By Ross Mistry and Stacia Misner
April 2014
125 pages

In this book, the authors explain how SQL Server 2014 incorporates in-memory technology to boost performance in online transactional processing (OLTP) and data-warehouse solutions. They also describe how it eases the transition from on-premises solutions to the cloud with added support for hybrid environments.
   
There is also content on self-service BI in Excel 2013 (Power Query, Power Pivot, Power View, & Power Map) and Power BI in Office 365, as well as content on Big Data (HDInsight, PolyBase). 

Enjoy!
 
   – Ninja Ed

Comments (4)

  1. Durval Ramos says:

    Ed,

    Thanks for sharing !

  2. User Ed says:

    Durval, you're welcome! I love Stacia's work, and I think it's great that they included the Power BI and Big Data sections!

  3. Durval Ramos says:

    Ed,

    Certainly, the benefits of the new SQL Server version is much larger.

  4. User Ed says:

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