Microsoft SQL Server is the database engine that underpins SharePoint, in many ways serving as the heart of the platform. With this is mind, it definitely bears understanding this critical component a little more, especially when it comes to topics like manageability, performance and backup and recovery. In this episode we jump right into the deep end with noted SQL Server experts Paul Randal & Kimberly Tripp.
Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2010
Microsoft SharePoint Designer 2010 (x86 version here)
Paul’s ‘Involuntary DBA’ series
Paul’s Tech-Net articles