Monthly Archives: December 2010

MERGE in SQL Server 2008

MERGE!  You’ve arrived just in time to help me with my ETL operations. Introduced in SQL Server 2008, MERGE lets one update one table by inserting, updating, or deleting fields as appropriate based on a join with another table.  I … Continue reading

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What, it’s December?

Well, so much for getting those November posts in. How do people make the time to do this? Still working on the MERGE post, finding some more interesting things about that SQL command, worth writing about. Here’s hoping it happens … Continue reading

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