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Friday, 9 July 2010

Current Trends

The current trends for databases are

Virtualization of the SQL Stack
Cloud based databases
NoSQL databases
Business Intelligence
Data Archiving

Thursday, 1 July 2010

Microsoft SQL Server2008 R2 Best Practices Analyzer

SQL Server 2008 R2 Best Practices Analyzer has been released for SQL Server 2008 and SQL Server 2008 R2. It is a diagnostic tool and can be downloaded here.