Advanced SQL (programming) videos | SQL Programming Part 17 - The Pivot Operator

Posted by Andrew Gould on 13 October 2014

The Pivot Operator in Microsoft SQL Server allows you to group data by columns,as well as by rows, to create simple static pivot tables. This video teaches you how to use the pivot operator including how to apply aggregate functions and, importantly, a quick method for listing out the column headings of your pivot table using the QuoteName function.

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