Category: SQL Server

ESPC16 Programme is now Live!
ESPC16 Programme is now Live!
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We are proud to announce the eagerly anticipated ESPC16 Conference Programme. The programme team have meticulously hand-picked all speakers to offer IT-Pros, Developers and BDMs the best ESPC experience possible. The speaker schedule includes internationally renowned Microsoft Redmond Executives, 42 MVPs, 11 MCMs, CTOs and CIOs, sharing practical advice, live demonstrations and real life solutions. With 4 days, 8 stages, 2000 delegates and over 100 SharePoint and Office 365 sessions, it’s promised to be our biggest event yet!

Exporting an Azure Database to On-Premises SQL Server
Exporting an Azure Database to On-Premises SQL Server
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Hi, I’m going to show you easily can export “any” SQL Server database from Microsoft Azure to an On-Premises platform. I don’t think this steps are valid for a SharePoint Infrastructure (as the Content as Configuration Databases are stored in SQL Server itself), but it’s always a nice to know. In the meantime we don’t know what the vNext of SharePoint Online is, so it’s always good to know an export procedure fromMicrosoft Azure!

A Simple Install of SQL Server 2012 for SharePoint Server 2013 or 2010
A Simple Install of SQL Server 2012 for SharePoint Server 2013 or 2010
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One of the things that comes up in my SharePoint Administrator classes a lot is people who are looking for an easy guide to just get SQL Server up and running so they can deploy SharePoint. They aren’t looking for best practices or optimal configurations just cut-to-the-chase, what they should do, instructions. So in this blog post I have attempted to provide that. If you are an old pro at SQL installs (meaning you have done it more than twice) this post isn’t for you. If you are new to it all then read on.

SQL Server 2012 File Tables feature and the Benefit With SharePoint
SQL Server 2012 File Tables feature and the Benefit With SharePoint
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SQL Server 2012 comes with an amazing new feature called “File Tables”.That means that you can use a file system folder as a database table with all the fun and of cause nearly all the function of a database table. You have to enable the prerequisites for FileTable (as described here:) and the result is a new table in your database with the following properties: