I've seen a lot of people use the COALESCE function in place of ISNULL. From internet searches, I've found that COALESCE is ANSI standard, so there is an advantage that we know what to expect when ...
Please show me how I can modify this SQL select to use pivot instead of all the case statements. SELECT t.ProjectId, COALESCE(MAX(ExecutiveChampion), 'n/a'), ...
One of our products supports both Oracle and SQL Server as database backend. We have a customer who wishes to switch from an Oracle backend to Microsoft SQL Server, which isn't a typical transition ...