Free eBook! – Introducing Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2

Microsoft Press has released a free eBook by Ross Mistry and Stacia Misner.

The book contains 10 chapters and 216 pages, like so:

PART I Database Administration

CHAPTER 1 SQL Server 2008 R2 Editions and Enhancements 3
CHAPTER 2 Multi-Server Administration 21
CHAPTER 3 Data-Tier Applications 41
CHAPTER 4 High Availability and Virtualization Enhancements 63
CHAPTER 5 Consolidation and Monitoring 85

PART II Business Intelligence Development

CHAPTER 6 Scalable Data Warehousing 109
CHAPTER 7 Master Data Services 125
CHAPTER 8 Complex Event Processing with StreamInsight 145
CHAPTER 9 Reporting Services Enhancements 165
CHAPTER 10 Self-Service Analysis with PowerPivot 189


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