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SQL Server 2008


February 21, 2008  8:00 AM

Don’t forget about the SQL Server 2008 Launch Event



Posted by: Denny Cherry
In Person Events, SQL Server 2008

Don't forget that the Microsoft Launch Event in Los Angeles is next week.  If you are in town, you should try to make it to the event.  You can register here.  Denny

February 18, 2008  8:00 AM

So I’ve heard about endpoints, but what are they and how do I use them?



Posted by: Denny Cherry
Config, Endpoints, SQL, SQL Server 2005, SQL Server 2008

In a nutshell Endpoints are ways that people, or applications can connect to the SQL Server.  There are several different kinds of end points which can be created; four to be specific.  Two are system specific, the SERVICE_BROKER and DATABASE_MIRRORING endpoints can only be used for the SQL...


February 1, 2008  12:27 AM

Webcast: ‘Under The Hood of SQL Server – Checking Out Internals’



Posted by: Denny Cherry
SQL, SQL Server 2005, SQL Server 2008, Webcam

On Thursday Feb 7, 2008 at 8am Pacific (11am Eastern, 4pm GMT) myself and Jason Hall, Systems Consultant at Quest Software will be co-hosting a webcast looking into the challenges in seeing exactly what is happening within SQL Server (including SQL Server 2008) using Spotlight® on SQL Server...


January 28, 2008  11:56 PM

Slide Decks and Sample Code from SoCal Code Camp



Posted by: Denny Cherry
Beta, Cache, CLR, Config, In Person Events, Query tuning, Resource Governor, SQL, SQL Server 2005, SQL Server 2008, SSMS

The SoCal Code Camp was this last weekend.  I had a great time attending and speaking at the code camp this time around.   I hope that everyone who attended my sessions had as much fun attending the sessions as I did speaking at them.  I did my best to make them as much fun and interactive as I...


January 12, 2008  1:26 AM

SQL Server 2008 – Resource Governor Questions



Posted by: Denny Cherry
Resource Governor, SQL, SQL Server 2008

The engineers from Microsoft PSS has posted some excellent information on thier blog about SQL Server 2008's Resource...

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January 11, 2008  6:40 PM

New Article: Determining SQL Server database storage requirements



Posted by: Denny Cherry
Article, Config, DataManagement, SQL, SQL Server 2005, SQL Server 2008

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January 3, 2008  8:00 AM

Using a foreach loop to process an XML document.



Posted by: Denny Cherry
DataManagement, SQL, SQL Server 2005, SQL Server 2008, SSIS, XML

Receintly I was working on a project where I needed to use a foreach loop with an SSIS project, but couldn't for the life of me get it to properly process the XML document which I...


December 19, 2007  8:00 AM

Microsoft SoCal Code Camp Comming Up



Posted by: Denny Cherry
Development, In Person Events, SQL, SQL Server 2008

The Microsoft Code camp is coming upon us shortly. I've submitted three sessions (so far) to the organizers of the code camp.  They've told me that odds are I'll be able to do all three sessions.  I've tagged all my sessions with

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December 17, 2007  8:00 AM

Microsoft Announces SQL 2008 Launch Event



Posted by: Denny Cherry
In Person Events, SQL Server 2008

Microsoft has announced the schedule for the SQL 2008 launch event.  You can register here. The official launch is being held in Los Angeles this time around.  I'll be there,...


December 15, 2007  5:38 AM

New Article: SQL Server encryption vs. hashing for data security



Posted by: Denny Cherry
Article, Data Types, Development, SQL, SQL Server 2005, SQL Server 2008, T/SQL

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