SQL Server Slips

Q&A: Microsoft exec on SQL Server delay, effects on Software Assurance – Computerworld

Why is the Common Language Runtime so important for SQL Server? Its programmability. It gives us what we call language-independent stored procedures. Stored procedure language today is T-SQL. It’s just that one language, and it’s not the best language. The SQL guys aren’t necessarily good language people. But the developer team is, and the ability to write in C# stored procedures and be in the IDE [integrated development environment] where developers live is a very powerful feature.

This is a terrible thing to do!

Which version is which

Borland and Microsoft Team to Deliver Enterprise Database Development Solution for the Microsoft .NET Framework


Borland and Microsoft Team to Deliver Enterprise Database Development Solution for the Microsoft .NET Framework
Monday June 2, 8:35 am ET

Borland(R) C#Builder(TM) for the Microsoft(R) .NET Framework to Include Microsoft SQL Server(TM) 2000 Developer Edition

Compare the above to the Yukon discussion here…

Mining for Yukon Nuggets

I guess I’m not sure of the actual relationship here…