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Professional Microsoft® SQL Server® 2008 Administration by Steven Wort, Ross LoForte, Wayne Snyder, Ketan Patel, Brian Knight

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1.4. Summary

In this chapter, we covered the basic architecture for SQL Server, including how it stores its data and how it communicates. We also addressed the various data types and when to use one type rather than another. Last, we answered some of the many dreaded SQL Server edition and licensing questions that we often hear from users. Now that you have the groundwork down, you're ready to jump into installing SQL Server and some of the common issues that you may experience.

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