Tag Archives: SQL
SQL Pocket Guide 3rd edition, Jonathan Gennick, – 2011 This little book contains everything you need to know about SQL, and it fits in your pocket. Legendary O’Reilly quality, 200 pages.
Joe Celko’s SQL For Smarties : advanced SQL programming, fourth ed. / Joe Celko, Morgan Kaufmann, 2010 If you can get past the cute title, this book is good. It is for advanced programmers, and assumes you have ‘at least … Continue reading
Inside Microsoft SQL Server 2008 T-SQL Programming, Itzik Ben-Gan, Microsoft Press, 2010 This book for database programmers covers some advanced topics. 800 pages.
Enterprise Javabeans 3.1 6th ed., Andrew Rubinger, O’Reilly, 2010 Programmers of business apps will want to read this.Prerequisite: you need to know java and jdbc well. The last section has several example apps. The author is a lead JBoss developer … Continue reading
Learning SQL, Alan Beaulieu, O’Reilly, 2009 300 pages.
The Language of SQL, Larry Rockoff, 2011 This is a very gentle introduction for database programmers. It is mostly about retrieval and update, with some discussion of design and normalization. 200 pages.
Oracle Database 11g PL/SQL programming workbook / Michael McLaughlin, McGraw-Hill, 2010 Database programmers will find this useful. 450 pages.
OCA Oracle Database : SQL certified expert exam guide : (exam 1Z0-047) / Steve O’Hearn, McGraw-Hill, 2010 If you are a programmer doing SQL for Oracle, this book will help you get certified. 700 pages.
Murach’s ADO.NET 3.5 : LINQ and the Entity Framework with C# 2008 / Anne Boehm, Murach, c2009. This is for the programmer who is developing web apps on Microsoft servers. It starts with very simple steps. Large format, 650 pages.
OCA/OCP Oracle Database 11g all-in-one exam guide : exams 1Z0-051, 1Z0-052, and 1Z0-053 / John Watson, McGraw-Hill, 2010 If you want to get certified, this book will help. 1000 pages, hardcover. Includes a CD with the book in electronic format.