November 2016 – PASS SUMMIT Video – Wayne Sheffield – SSMS Tips and Tricks: Using what you’ve already got
Almost everyone uses SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) to write queries and to browse the server. But do you use all the features that SSMS offers to increase your productivity? Most people use few of these and probably don’t even know that many of them exist. Come to this session, which consists almost entirely of SSMS demos, to see built-in features that can improve your experience and productivity. Time permitting, we’ll also explore some third-party products that increase your productivity in SSMS.
Wayne Sheffield, a Microsoft Certified Master in SQL Server, started working with xBase databases in the late 80’s. With over 25 years in IT, he has worked with SQL Server (since 6.5 in the late 90’s) in various dev/admin roles, with an emphasis in performance tuning. He is the author of several articles at www.sqlservercentral.com, a co-author of SQL Server T-SQL Recipes, and enjoys sharing his knowledge by presenting at SQL PASS events and blogging at http://blog.waynesheffield.