Other issues I have: (1) There are too many screenshots and no figure numbers to refer to them.
If you have a DTS background you'll love this book, if you have no DTS background it's even better... The book is very detailed well written.
If you are looking for a good book to start developing SSIS with Visual Studio 2005, this book provides a great start.
First of all, the author's written English is not good. If people say you own
language at home, it is fine. Read more
I come from DTS (SQL server 2000) got very frustrated with SSIS. DTS packages I use to write "with my eyes closed" became nightmare adventures in SSIS I purchased a $300 online... Read morePublished on April 16, 2010 by Cool_Sam
This book is an Excellent book on SSIS. I have been looking for a book like this where I can find real life examples. Read morePublished on October 5, 2009 by S. Rahman
This is the first time I have ever given a book 1 star, but if there is ever a book to deserve it, this is the one. This is, by far, the worst technical book ever written. Read morePublished on April 14, 2009 by Barry Turney
This book was written by authors who appear to have English as a second language. The editing is poor and the text is full of grammatical errors that are distracting (at best) and... Read morePublished on February 28, 2009 by Matthew J. Briggs
I was a moderately capable DTS user and felt like MS jerked the rug out from under me with SSIS. Who needs all these windows and properties? Not me. Read morePublished on January 31, 2009 by M. Hoyt
The book is pretty basic and easy to understand for creating and executing packages, but does not cover the deployment of packages. Read morePublished on July 30, 2008 by A Squared
This book was worth the money for me. While I am familiar with DTS and SSIS, I've never used them and therefore had no experience for getting started. Read morePublished on June 2, 2008 by Levi Hops