- Microsoft Developer Network (MSDN) - Resources for developers using Microsoft products and technologies.
Own description: "Find resources for developers, such as tools, code samples and more on the Microsoft Developer Network. Build apps for the web, Windows Phone and Xbox"
- InformIT - Lots of IT related articles.
Own description: "Resources from the authors, creators, innovators, & leaders of technology - home to leading publishers Addison-Wesley Professional, Prentice Hall Professional, & Sams."
- Programmers Heaven - Forums and links to source code and articles.
Own description: "Programmers Heaven - Resources for Developers"
- Database Journal - Articles and forums on several database systems.
Own description: "Discover Database Journal for all of your database professional needs. Offers daily database news, articles, and tutorials for major databases including Oracle, SQL Server, DB2, and MS Access."
- Dev Articles - Articles on various software development technologies.
Own description: "Programming Help, Web Design Help, CSS Help - Dev Articles"
- Search SQL Server - SQL Server relates articles and links. Requires free registration for some articles.
Own description: "SQL Server: Covering today's SQL Server topics"
- Bytes - IT articles and question/answer community.
Own description: "Bytes.com is a community for Developers and IT Professionals. Join 397,348 members and discuss topics such as software development, networking, security, web development, mobile development, databases and more."
- Exforsys - IT articles and tutorials.
Own description: "IT Training and Consulting – Exforsys"
- SQL Server Central - Microsoft SQL Server articles, news, forums, scripts and FAQs. Requires free registration.
Own description: "The #1 SQL Server community and education site, with articles, news, forums, scripts and FAQs."
- SQL Server Performance - Microsoft SQL Server performance tuning.
Own description: "SQL Server Performance - SQL Server Performance Tuning"
- SQL Server World Wide User Group
Own description: "Help with SQL Server, DB2, Oracle - XML, jQuery, Data Scientists, Data Analysts, Databases, Big Data, the Cloud and More - SSWUG.ORG"
- SQL Team - SQL Server articles.
Own description: "Microsoft SQL Server articles, forums and blogs for database administrators (DBA) and developers."
- TechTutorials - Articles and links for IT professionals.
Own description: "Free computer tutorials, computer tips and tricks, and computer certification information."
- MSSQLTips - Microsoft SQL Server articles.
Own description: "Valuable SQL Server resources to solve real world problems for DBAs, Developers and BI Pros - all for free. From SQL Server tips to videos, we can help you."
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