SQL Server with Mr. Denny:

January, 2012


January 29, 2012  2:00 PM

Slide Decks for SoCal Code Camp



Posted by: Denny Cherry
In Person Events, SoCal Code Camp, SQL Server

Here are my slide decks from SoCal Code Camp last weekend. Indexing for the .NET Developer

January 26, 2012  2:00 PM

What’s in my laptop bag?



Posted by: Denny Cherry
Social Commentary, SQL Server, Travel

The year of 2012 will be the first year that I'm expecting to fly over 100,000 miles.  So far I've got three flights to Seattle that have happened or are scheduled.  Four flights to Europe planned, random flights to Orlando, Atlanta, New York, San Francisco, Las Vegas, and Tuscon (among...


January 23, 2012  2:00 PM

Speaking in Poland as SQLDay 2012



Posted by: Denny Cherry
Consulting, SQL Server

I'm thrilled to announce that I'll be speaking at another great event in Europe.  This time at SQL Day 2012, which this year is growing from a one day event to a three day event.  This great event is being hosted in Wroclaw, Poland May 24th-26th,...


January 19, 2012  5:00 PM

Motorcycle Ride for Diabetes



Posted by: Denny Cherry
SQL Server

So later this year I'm participating in the motorcycle ride B.A.D. (Bikers Against Diabetes) where I'll be taking my big blue bike out for a ride to help raise money for Diabetes research.  The reason that I'm po


January 19, 2012  2:00 PM

Get some free SQL 2012 training!



Posted by: Denny Cherry
Class, In Person Events, SQL Server, Training

By now hopefully you have already seen the week long SQL Server 2012 class that I'm teaching March 19th-22nd, 2012 in Los Angeles, CA.  Well now I'm giving you a chance to win a free ticket to this great 4 day training class. The...


January 17, 2012  2:00 PM

Windows 8, ReFS and SQL Server



Posted by: Denny Cherry
SQL Server, Windows 8

If you were planning on deploying Windows 8 Server for your SQL Servers as soon as it is released, I would plan on rethinking those plans, especially if you plan on using the new Windows 8 file system ReFS (Resilient File System) instead of the NTFS (New Technology File System).  You see as a part...


January 16, 2012  2:00 PM

When you don’t QA, there are problems



Posted by: Denny Cherry
SQL Server, Testing

Without a proper QA process things can end up going a little bit wrong.  Even the most basic of processes need to be checked and controlled, if they aren't then things can end up going a little wrong.  Just like these


January 12, 2012  11:28 PM

MVP First Timers Webcast On Demand



Posted by: Denny Cherry
Community, MVP Summit, SQL Server, Webcast

For those of you who are going to the MVP Summit this year, I did a web cast on what to expect the first time you attend the MVP summit.  For some very annoying reason the video won't embed correctly here, so you'll find the video over on my


January 12, 2012  2:00 PM

SQL Server 2012 Class March 19-22, 2012



Posted by: Denny Cherry
Class, Encryption, MCM, Permissions, Security, SQL Server, Training, Transaction Log

This March I, Microsoft MVP for SQL Server and Microsoft Certified Master for SQL Server 2008 Denny Cherry, am teaching a 4 day class introducing SQL Server 2012.  This four day class is being offered for only $1200 for four full days of training on...


January 10, 2012  11:50 PM

Come check out a SQL pre-con at Tech Ed



Posted by: Denny Cherry
SQL Server, Tech Ed, Tech Ed 2012, Tech Ed Europe, Tech Ed North America

In addition to delivering a pre-con at Tech Ed Europe (which I blogged about yesterday) I can proudly say that Thomas LaRock (@sqlrockstar | blog) and I will be presenting a pre-con at Tech Ed North America...


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