When looking at a monthly report showing all the days of the month it can help to split up the days by highlighting the weekends. We do this by applying a change in background colour (in each column) with the method
Some of the videos and presentation material for SQL Bits 9 is available at http://sqlbits.com/. This is a great way to catch up with any missed sessions or as a refresher.
More and more of the old commands are being deprecated as SQL moves forward with integrating these more into standard T-SQL commands. Some commands which were marked as not supported in a future version of SQL Server in 2008 R2