How to Use the Question Mark in C# & Where to Use the Question Mark in C#

Languages often provide shortcuts for common functions, sometimes called “syntactic sugar” – a reference to how they “sweeten” the syntax and make code easier to code or read.  Today, we’re going to take a look at three shortcuts that involve … Read More

Using Date Functions in SQL Server Denali

Previously, we discussed the SQL Server 2008 data types for storing dates and times.  Today, we would like to discuss the new date-related functions added to SQL Server Denali, the upcoming version of SQL Server which is currently in the … Read More

SQL Server Dates – What’s New in SQL Server 2008?

One of the major new features in SQL Server 2008 was a revamping of the date-related data types.  In previous versions, SQL Server only offered datetime and smalldatetime. Datetime supports dates from 1753 until 9999, with precision to approximately one … Read More