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Your hands-on guide to Azure SQL Database fundamentals
Expand your expertise—and teach yourself the fundamentals of Microsoft Azure SQL Database. If you have previous programming experience but are new to Azure, this tutorial delivers the step-by-step guidance and coding exercises you need to master core topics and techniques. PURCHASE
This book is a must-read, hands-on reference that shows you how to design, test, and deploy SQL Server 2012 databases through tutorials, practical examples, and plentiful code samples. Coverage includes SQL Server Data Tools, T-SQL enhancements, SQL CLR programming, transactions, security, XML, hierarchyid, FILESTREAM and FileTable, spatial data types, ADO.NET Entity Framework, WCF Data Services, WCF RIA Services, Windows Azure SQL Database, phone/cloud development, business intelligence, and xVelocity (in-memory columnstore technologies). PURCHASE
Get a head start on building Windows 8 style apps. Using a series of examples, this hands-on guide takes you through the process of creating complete touch-enabled apps that respond to native sensors. Through the course of the book, you'll learn how to work with the Windows Runtime application model while building a Bing Image Search app. If you're an experienced .NET developer who wants to get up to speed with Windows 8, this book provides the expertise and C# code samples you need. PURCHASE
Visit Pluralsight for the latest online courses from Tallan technologists, Matt Kruczek and Leonard Lobel.ONLINE COURSES
Matt Kruczek is the Mobile Practice Lead for the iOS division of Tallan. Matt has extensive experience in objective-c, x-code and iOS app development. Check out Matt's courses on iOS Unit Testing with XCTest and iOS Debugging in Xcode. Matt's Courses
Leonard Lobel is a principal consultant at Tallan and a Microsoft MVP in SQL Server. Check out Lenni’s courses on SQL Server 2012-2014 Native File Streaming, Exploring SQL Server Tools and Language Enhancements, and Introduction to Azure DocumentDB. Lenni's Courses