We launched a challenge that invites Safari Books Online subscribers to write a book or video review and in exchange for their review, we’ll enter their name into a drawing to win an eReader of their choice. We also invited non-subscribers to sign up for a free trial of Safari Books Online so they could get in on this challenge. The more reviews they write and share, the greater their chances of winning.
The following book was reviewed by Peter Tran, a Safari Books Online subscriber:
Here’s an overview of the book:
“Ace your preparation for the skills measured by MCTS Exam 70-433 and on the job. Work at your own pace through a series of lessons and reviews that fully cover each exam objective. Then, reinforce and apply what you ve learned through real-world case scenarios and practice exercises. This official Microsoft study guide is designed to help you make the most of your study time. Maximize your performance on the exam by learning to: Create and manage database objects Query and modify data; implement subqueries and CTEs Optimize table structures and data integrity Create stored procedures, functions, and triggers Manage transactions, error handling, and change tracking Tune query performance Implement database mail, full-text search, Service Broker, scripts Work with XML and SQLCLR Assess your skills with the practice tests on CD. You can work through hundreds of questions using multiple testing modes to meet your specific learning needs. You get detailed explanations for right and wrong answers including a customized learning path that describes how and where to focus your studies. Your kit includes: 15% exam discount from Microsoft. Offer expires 12/31/13. Details inside. Official self-paced study guide. Practice tests with multiple, customizable testing options and a learning plan based on your results. 200 practice and review questions. 180-day trial of SQL Server 2008 Enterprise Edition. Case scenarios, exercises, and best practices.”
Check out this book MCTS Self-Paced Training Kit (Exam 70-433): Microsoft® SQL Server® 2008 – Database Development on Safari Books Online.
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