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Stéphane Haby

Stéph@TechEd 2012: Episode 1 – the Pre-Conf. Seminar

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This morning, I was very happy to go to my first TechEd. Between the 10 seminars, as I said yesterday, I started with SQL Server 2008R2/2012 performance, tuning and optimization session. The thing is that we had just one session for the whole day. I will not copy the presentation of the 2 speakers (Thomas LaRock and Denny Cherry) who presented remarkably this session despite the failure of air conditioning during the morning. Fortunately, it…

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Yann Neuhaus

SQL Server: Attunity connectors for data transfer to Oracle

By | Application integration & Middleware | 3 Comments

Recently, at a customer site, I discovered the Attunity connector 1.1 for Oracle. The customer uses this connector to transfer data from Oracle to SQL Server using Integration Services (SSIS) and informed me that performances are greatly improved. So I decided to post a blog about this connector and perform a benchmark between Attunity connector and Microsoft OLE DB provider for Oracle.

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Stéphane Haby

SQL Server 2012: new features for Reporting Services (SSRS)

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I decided to take some times in this cold February’s month to continue this small series. This time, I’m going to speak about Reporting Services (SSRS) and these new features.

Like my other article “SQL Server 2012: New features on Integration Services (SSIS)“, this article presents a summary from new features and enhancements for SQL 2012 Reporting Services.

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Stéphane Haby

SQL Server 2012: Feature Pack

By | Database Administration & Monitoring | 2 Comments

Since the third CTP version of SQL Server 2012 codename Denali, you have some features available to provide an additional value for Microsoft® SQL Server 2012 like the other SQL Server versions. This Feature Pack or Manageability Tool Kit are available but are not the final version. I have compiled all information in this blog to find it easily.

All DBA should know that Feature Pack exists, how to find it and of course use it.Wink

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