Database Solutions

Learn About the Python Support in SQL Server and Machine Learning Services

In this article we look at the apt support for Python in the 2017 edition of SQL Server The R Services in SQL Server are now known as SQL Server Machine Learning Services; this service now allows you to make use of not just R language, but also Python. The Machine Learning Services feature in databases allows you to run scripts written in Python or R, when using SQL Server. However, if you do not have access to this service, you can also opt for downloading and installing the MS Machine...

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8 Main Improvements and Enhancements of the Database Engine in SQL Server 2017

The SQL Server 2017 edition is out, with several improvements and updates; this article explains the Database Engine and its features for this edition. MS SQL Server had already been providing users with features that were quite fulfilling for its potential. Up until now the application was not only allowing users to store data in a secure and easy to retrieve manner, but also for easy transfers, cloud storage, and a lot more. With the coming of SQL Server 2017, its potential and...

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How to Copy Database Schemas without Data in SQL Server

Learn how to backup and restore database objects for a SQL Server databases, using DAC Package. When operating on a SQL Server database, there can be situations where you wish to copy a database in a given server to another server, with schema information only, and not the data. This can be done in multiple ways, a few of the basic ones include: Separate the script from the source database, and run it for a fresh, empty database, this can also be the target to copy the objects in source...

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