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Beginning SQL Server for Developers, Fourth Edition by Robin Dewson

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CHAPTER 1

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Overview and Installation

Welcome to Beginning SQL Server for Developers. This book has been written for those who are interested in learning how to create solutions with Microsoft SQL Server, but have no prior knowledge of SQL Server. You may well have had exposure to other database management systems (DBMSs), such as MySQL, Oracle, or Microsoft Access, but SQL Server uses different interfaces and has a different way of working compared to much of the competition. The aim of this book is to bring you quickly up to a level at which you are developing competently with SQL Server. This book is specifically dedicated to beginners and to ...

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