Learn how SQL Server generates a query execution plan and the processes involved to achieve the task.
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Ten Tips that lead to a functional environment for data integration.
Learn how to leverage the magic of Map/Reduce to make your NoSQL data in Couchbase searchable!
Scale your application to the sky with the high performance NoSQL Couchbase!
The buzz around NoSQL solutions has reached stratospheric heights. This buzz has led many Microsoft SQL Server development shops to start looking at how and where a NoSQL solution can fit into their business.
Mike Lamble examines the current big data landscape and focuses on the analytics needed to make these exabytes actionable. Today’s DBMS for big data analytics must meet specific requirements that are outlined in this article.
Developers targeting the SQL Azure platform should make sure their applications are secure. This article walks through the considerations developers need to keep in mind when designing SQL Azure applications.
Windows Azure offers a plethora of programming modes to harness the power of cloud computing. In this article, we explore how to create a WCF service running on Windows Azure.
Find out why using CASE tools to create MySQL databases can increase your development speed and productivity.
Microsoft is working hard to improve adoption of its cloud computing platform. To tap into non-Windows markets, it has released toolkits for both iOS and Android. In this article, we explore the offerings of the Windows Azure Toolkit for Android.
Conceptualizing your desired data's relationship with database tables will quickly help you determine which type of SQL join to use.
Whether you pick and choose or apply all 10, these MySQL command-line tips will save you a great deal of time and effort.