SQL Server 2008 Administration by Tom Carpenter
Real-World Skills for MCITP Certification and Beyond (Exams 70-432 and 70-450)

No critic rating

Waiting for minimum critic reviews

See Reader Rating


The ideal on-the-job reference guide for SQL Server 2008 database administrators

If you manage and administer SQL Server 2008 in the real world, you need this detailed guide at your desk. From planning to disaster recovery, this practical book explores tasks and scenarios that a working SQL Server DBA faces regularly and shows you step by step how to handle them. Topics include installation and configuration, creating databases and tables, optimizing the database server, planning for high availability, and more.

And, if you're preparing for MCTS or MCITP certification in SQL Server 2008 administration, this book is the perfect supplement to your preparation, featuring a CD with practice exams, flashcards, and video walkthroughs of the more difficult administrative tasksDelves into Microsoft's SQL Server 2008, a rich set of enterprise-level database services for business-critical applicationsExplores the skills you'll need on the job as a SQL Server 2008 administratorShows you how to implement, maintain, and repair the SQL Server database, including bonus videos on the CD where the authors walks you through the more difficult tasksCovers database design, installation and configuration, creating databases and tables, security, backup and high availability, and moreSupplements your preparation for MCTS and MCITP SQL Server 2008 certification with in-depth coverage of the skill sets required for certification, as defined by MicrosoftUses hands-on exercises and real-world scenarios to keep what you're learning grounded in the reality of the workplace

Make sure you're not only prepared for certification, but also for your job as a SQL Server 2008 administrator, with this practical reference!

Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.


About Tom Carpenter

See more books from this Author
Tom Carpenter MCP, CWNA, CWSP, is the owner of SYSEDCO, a consulting and training firm. He has developed and delivered training courses to more than 8,000 technology professionals. Tom is the author of "CWNA Certified Wireless Network Administrator & CWSP Certified Wireless Security Professional All-in-One Exam Guide; Wireless# Certification Study Guide; CWTS Certified Wireless Technology Specialist Study Guide", and several other books. -->Judi Barrett's many children's books include the award-winning -->Old MacDonald Had an Apartment House" as well as -->Pickles to Pittsburgh", the exciting sequel to -->Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs". She lives in Brooklyn, New York.-->Ron Barrett is the internationally bestselling illustrator of many books for children, including the modern classics -->Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs "and--> Pickles to Pittsburgh". His children's book illustrations have been honored by the Society of Illustrators and have been exhibited at The Louvre in Paris. He lives in New York.
Published June 17, 2010 by Sybex. 819 pages
Genres: Computers & Technology, Education & Reference. Non-fiction

Reader Rating for SQL Server 2008 Administration

An aggregated and normalized score based on 8 user ratings from iDreamBooks & iTunes

Rate this book!

Add Review