Monday, 19 November 2012

Top 5 SQL Server 2008 DBA Books

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

  1. Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Internals (Pro - Developer)
  2. Professional SQL Server 2008 Internals and Troubleshooting
  3. Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Unleashed
  4. Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Bible
  5. 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.

2 comments:

  1. Excellent, I've just received the top 2 books in this list. Thanks Gethyn it's reassuring that other DBA’s find these books useful. Now all I have to do is find the time to read them.

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  2. Hi Colin, thanks for taking the time to leave a post I'm pleased you found the post useful

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