SQLAuthority News – Free eBook Download – Introducing Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2

Microsoft Press has published FREE eBook on the most awaiting release of SQL Server 2008 R2. The book is written by Ross Mistry (@rossmistry) and Stacia Misner. Ross is my personal friend and one of the most active book writer in SQL Server Domain. When I see his name on any book, I am sure that it will be high quality and easy to read book.

Ross has written many other books, which I am big fan of as well.

The details about the book is here:

Introducing Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2, by Ross Mistry and Stacia Misner

The book contains 10 chapters and 216 pages.

PART I   Database Administration

CHAPTER 1   SQL Server 2008 R2 Editions and Enhancements
CHAPTER 2   Multi-Server Administration
CHAPTER 3   Data-Tier Applications
CHAPTER 4   High Availability and Virtualization Enhancements
CHAPTER 5   Consolidation and Monitoring

PART II   Business Intelligence Development

CHAPTER 6   Scalable Data Warehousing
CHAPTER 7   Master Data Services
CHAPTER 8   Complex Event Processing with StreamInsight
CHAPTER 9   Reporting Services Enhancements
CHAPTER 10   Self-Service Analysis with PowerPivot

More detail about the book is listed here.

You can download the ebook in XPS format here and in PDF format here.

Reference: Pinal Dave (http://blog.SQLAuthority.com)

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6 thoughts on “SQLAuthority News – Free eBook Download – Introducing Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2

    • I plan to write review of the same, once I finish reading the same book. I am sure because of this book, there will be no other SQL Server 2008 R2 book available in market.

      You Rule!

      Kind Regards,
      Pinal

  1. Hello pinal,

    You are just great!!!!!!

    I have continuously reader for sqlauthority and always find the best solutions at sqlauthority for any sql rlated querry.

    you are greate support for all the sql developers and dba.

    I am big fan of yours!!

    :)

    Regards
    kailash dhanke

  2. Hi Sir

    write Now I m working in development side in C#.net . at the same time Sql server domain but i dont like Development Side . i plan to move sql server . this domain my carrer growth i dont know. all my golic say stay in developement side wont shift sql server side this is my problem.

    Note : sql carrer growth qualient to development growth

    Plz Help Me

  3. Hi Sir

    write Now I m working in development side in C#.net . at the same time Sql server domain but i dont like Development Side . i plan to move sql server . this domain my carrer growth i dont know. all my golic say stay in developement side wont shift sql server side this is my problem.

    Note : sql carrer growth qualient to development growth

    Plz Help Me

  4. i have downloaded ur book sir but its require a key to open so how i can able to open it.
    pls give me the reply asap

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