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SQL Server Compact Edition – Overview and Benefits

As the popularity of Smartphones and PDA devices increase with every passing day, companies are looking to build applications that can harness the power of these mobile devices. For example a courier and cargo company may wish to facilitate data interchange with PDA devices carried by their agents on the field with their central server. With SQL Server Compact which runs on mobile devices, it is now possible to run an application with two way data transfer with a central SQL Server. Let’s...

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Relevance of SQL Server Buffer Pool – A Primer

The SQL Server application is designed to tackle huge workloads and its uses several relevant techniques to deliver outstanding performance. The SQL Server Buffer cache is an area in the computer memory which is used to cache appropriate index and table data for quick access. For the uninitiated, caching essentially aims to keep frequently accessed data handy with an eye on reducing read times, especially from a secondary storage device. Let’s look at the key reasons and benefits behind the...

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SQL Server Express Edition – Key Takeaways for Small Businesses

The SQL Server Express edition serves as the stepping stone for a small business looking to use a professional database solution to manage its business data. It has a whole array of features that offer the key building blocks for a robust backend and can be used on a production server of decent workload with ease. The best part about this application is that it is available for free and thus you can experiment with it without burning a hole in your pocket. Let’s look at some of the key...

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