Tag Archives : SQL Server


Exam Prep 70-463: SSIS Connection Managers

This post is part of a series on this blog that will help me, and hopefully you, pass exam 70-463: Implementing a Data Warehouse with Microsoft SQL Server 2012.  So far, we’ve covered: Tables and Schemas in the data warehouse Dimensions and Slowly Changing Dimensions Fact tables and measures Intro to columnstore indexes Columnstore indexes and partitioning […]


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Exam Prep 70-463: Introduction to SSDT

This post is part of a series on this blog that will help me, and hopefully you, pass exam 70-463: Implementing a Data Warehouse with Microsoft SQL Server 2012.  So far, we’ve covered: Tables and Schemas in the data warehouse Dimensions and Slowly Changing Dimensions Fact tables and measures Intro to columnstore indexes Columnstore indexes and partitioning […]


Exam Prep 70-463: Columnstore Indexes and Partitioning

This post is part of a series on this blog that will help me, and hopefully you, pass exam 70-463: Implementing a Data Warehouse with Microsoft SQL Server 2012.  So far, we’ve covered: Tables and Schemas in the data warehouse Dimensions and Slowly Changing Dimensions Fact tables and measures Intro to columnstore indexes Today we’re continuing the […]

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Exam Prep 70-463: Just the facts, ma’am

This post is part of a series on this blog that will help me, and hopefully you, pass exam 70-463: Implementing a Data Warehouse with Microsoft SQL Server 2012.  So far, we’ve covered: Tables and Schemas in the data warehouse Dimensions and Slowly Changing Dimensions Today we’re exploring fact tables in more depth.  If you’ll recall fact […]

The InternetSalesFact fact table in the AdventureWorksDW2012 database