I’m often asked about what books I would recommend for learning more about SQL Server 2008 and I always respond with another question, what areas of SQL Server do you want to learn about?
So this post is my top 5 SQL Server 2008 database administration books
- Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Internals (Pro - Developer)
- Professional SQL Server 2008 Internals and Troubleshooting
- Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Unleashed
- Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Bible
- Professional Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Administration
If you have a book that you like or would recommend on SQL Server 2008 database administration let me know in the comments below.