Thinking of Christmas as a special time of year invariably raises thoughts of the Dickens classic "A Christmas Carol". There's a little bit of Scrooge in all of us, waiting to be redeemed by a random act of kindness as we approach the holidays. In the spirit of the season, I started thinking about those features that Microsoft charges top-dollar for in SQL Server 2008 Enterprise Edition, that really should be included in the other editions.
So here is my first annual "Top Ten Scrooge list for SQL Server"...
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