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Posted - 06/14/2013 :  08:05:28  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Dear all,

I want to improve my sql skills and looking for a free sql server (kind a like microsoft sql server) and a big data set with data i can practise with. Does anybody have suggestions for a site in which in could find those?

Dear regards,


James K
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Posted - 06/14/2013 :  08:24:58  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Download and install SQL Server 2012 Express from here: Get Express with tools or Express with Advanced Services

Also download the sample databases from codeplex here and install:

That should give you the tools and a database to get started with.
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