SQL Server 2012 (Code named SQL Server Denali) introduces 14 new built in functions in four different categories with one existing function (LOG) being modified to have an optional second base parameter, for more information click here.
I work with Microsoft as DB/BI Consultant and have 10+ years of experience in the software industry. I specialize in Database, Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence application design, development and deployment, at enterprise level, with SQL Server, SSIS, SSRS, SSAS, Service Broker, MDS, DQS, SharePoint and PPS. In past, I also performed performance optimization for several projects with significant performance gain.
I am a Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP) in Microsoft SQL Server - Database Development 2008, Data Administration 2008 and Business Intelligence 2008.
In my earlier experience, I had also been developing applications in VB/ASP/.NET/ASP.NET/C# and am a Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD), Microsoft Certified Solution Developer (MCSD) for the .NET platform in Web/Windows/Enterprise.
I have presented in several technical events and have written 150+ technical and performance optimization technique articles on SQL Server and its related technologies which have been published on several sites.
On educational front, I am a Master in Computer Applications (MCA) and Master in Business Administration in IT (MBA-IT).
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