- Microsoft Developer Network (MSDN) - Resources for developers using Microsoft products and technologies.
Own description: "MSDN â€“ the Microsoft Developer Network - Visual Studio, Windows 8 App Development, Windows Phone, Windows Azure, Microsoft Office Development"
- 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: "Resources for developers in C, C++, C#, .Net, Visual Basic, Java, Ruby, PHP, Perl, Python and more. Featuring forums, tens of thousands of resources, blogs, jobs and more!"
- 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 free community to network with IT Professionals & Developers. Join 375,733 members and discuss topics such as computers, mobile devices, hardware, software, software development, networking, security, web development and more."
- Exforsys - IT articles and tutorials.
Own description: "Exforsys - IT Solutions and professional Services Company provides end-to-end solutions for High Tech, Publishing, Retail, Education, Financial and Insurance industries offering SAP Mobile, Big Data, Business Intelligence and EDW solutions for enterpri..."
- SQL Server Central - Microsoft SQL Server articles, news, forums, scripts and FAQs. Requires free registration.
Own description: "Free Microsoft SQL Server 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: "Online community for SQL Server, Oracle, DB2 - 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: "SQL Server Tips Articles Tricks Help Scripts Webcasts Whitepapers for SQL Server 2008 R2 SQL Server 2008 SQL Server 2005 SQL Server 2000 and SQL Server Denali"
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