SQL Server

Hans-Petter Halvorsen

What is SQL Server?

SQL Server is a Database System from Microsoft. SQL Server comes in different editions, for basic, personal use SLQ Server Express is recommended because it is simple to use and it is free. Latest version is SQL Server 2017.


Download Software:

Download SQL Server Express Edition + Management Studio (You need to install both)

SQL Server Installation - Step by Step (In this guide SQL Server 2016 is used, but the installation process is almost identical in SQL Server 2017)


Introduction to SQL Server:


Database Views and Stored Procedures:


PowerPoint used in the Video


Database Development:


PowerPoint used in the Video

Download Database Script Generator used in the Video. You need LabVIEW or LabVIEW Run-Time Engine (free)

Database and SQL Server Resources

Below you will find more interesting Database and SQL Server resources


Database modelling with ERwin

Database Systems

Database Systems resources

Datalogging and Monitoring

Datalogging and Monitoring Examples

Datbase Communication in LabVIEW

You can easily connect and communicate with a Database from LabVIEW