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SQL Server Basics


Are you new to working with SQL Server and need help getting started? Or maybe you’re a senior DBA and just want to brush up on your SQL Server skills. No matter what skill level you’re at, SQL Server Magazine offers articles that cover everything you need to know about database administration. Get started learning how to get the most out of SQL Server by reading the following articles:
Pinal Dave offers a great series aimed at helping you learn SQL Server fundamentals. Click here to check out a list of his Sharpen Your Basic SQL Server Skills articles.
If you’re interested in learning the basics about T-SQL, take a look at Bill McEvoy’s 10-part T-SQL 101 series.
Whether you’ve worked with SQL Server from the beginning and need a refresher or you’re just getting started with it, I recommend reading the following SQL Server fundamentals articles:
If you have SQL Server questions, send them to [email protected] and I’ll do my best to get them answered by a SQL Server expert. The following are some of the questions our experts have answered in the past:
You can view even more basic SQL Server content by clicking here.


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