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ADO Performance Best Practices

Want to write code faster–and write faster code? This issue gives you tips for tuning your code to get the best performance from your ADO applications and your development team. Also learn about multifaceted relationships, programming with SQL-DMO, and how to code fake temporary tables.

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Tips from the SQL Server MVPs

This is the first installment in a monthly, Web-only series of SQL Server tips brought to you by the Microsoft SQL Server Most Valuable Professionals (MVPs). Microsoft introduced the MVP program in the 1990s to recognize members of the general public who donate their time and considerable computing

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MSXML with Internet Explorer 4.0

Microsoft certainly did a good job with version 3.0 of their XML Parser (MSXML 3.0), with complete implementation of XSLT & XPath W3C specifications, improved SAX2, DOM and namespace support, Server-safe HTTP access, quite a few bug fixes and performance improvements. But what if the 'minimum re

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SOAP is really Simple

SOAP, or Simple Object Access Protocol is an XML-based object invocation protocol. SOAP was originally developed for distributed applications to communicate over HTTP and through corporate firewalls. SOAP defines the use of XML and HTTP to access services, objects and servers in a platform-independe