Sql server 2005 contains features that constitute the biggest
change since the internal server rewrite of SQL Server 7. This is true
from both programmability and data model viewpoints. This chapter
describes SQL Server 2005 in terms of .NET programmability, SQL:1999
compliance, user-defined types (UDTs), and XML integration to present a
picture of holistic data storage, manipulation, and access.
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DRAWING PROGRAMS: The Theory and Practice of Schematic Functional Programming
A practical guide for learning functional programming directly through the diagrams used to define functions, this book describes, and provides access to, a system that gives a level of support akin to that provided in word processing. The approach used allows the schematic diagrams used in program design to be directly translated into usable...
Programming Applications for Microsoft Office Outlook 2007
Microsoft Office Outlook 2007 offers compelling new product features including Instant Search, task flagging, the To-Do Bar, Calendar overlays, sharing with friends and coworkers, Really Simple Syndication (RSS) feeds, Electronic Business Cards, Microsoft Office SharePoint Server integration, and plenty of other features that make Outlook...
Kluge: The Haphazard Construction of the Human Mind
Are we noble in reason? Perfect, in God's image? Far from it, says New York University psychologist Gary Marcus. In this lucid and revealing book, Marcus argues that the mind is not an elegantly designed organ but rather a "kluge," a clumsy, cobbled-together contraption. He unveils a fundamentally new way of looking at the human...
An Introduction to Network Programming with Java: Java 7 Compatible
Since the second edition of this text, the use of the Internet and networks generally has continued to expand at a phenomenal rate. This has led to both an increase in demand for network software and to improvements in the technology used to run such networks, with the latter naturally leading to changes in the former. During this time, the...
Microsoft System Center 2012 Unleashed
This is the definitive real-world guide to Microsoft System Center 2012, Microsoft’s newest and most powerful version of System Center. Authored by consultants who’ve deployed System Center in hundreds of enterprises and innovative smaller businesses, this book brings together up-to-the-minute tips, tricks, and...