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December 6, 2012  12:42 PM

SQL Saturday 194 (#sqlsat194) Here I Come

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I'm so happy to be able to announce that I'll be giving a

December 5, 2012  2:00 PM

Databases With Large Tables Should Use Auto Stats Async Update Feature

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A pretty cool feature that was introduced in SQL Server 2008 R2 SP1 is the ability to change the auto stats algorithm from the default of 20%+500 rows to a sliding scale. ...


November 30, 2012  2:00 PM

Altaro gives away 50 free PC backup licenses to all Microsoft Hyper-V administrators

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November 28, 2012  2:00 PM

Why More People Should Be Working From Home

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As database professionals there isn't much of a reason that we actual need to go into the office, other than to make other people in the office feel better because we are actually there in person.  In practice we don't ever need to actually touch the physical hardware.  Meeting can easily enough...


November 21, 2012  9:00 AM

Fixing a table that has overflowed its primary key

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During TechEd Europe I got a very scary phone call.  A very large table was throwing errors that the value being inserted into the primary key column was overflowing the data type that makes up that column.  In this case the data type in question was INT, so we were trying to stick the number...


November 17, 2012  2:00 PM

Backup Databases on Creation

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One of the companies which I work with has the occasion to create new databases when they do releases of their software.  Normally this...


November 7, 2012  5:52 PM

SQL PASS Day 1 Keynote

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Today was the 1st day of the SQL PASS Summit and the keynote was full of some great announcements and demos.  The keynotes are a massive with...


November 1, 2012  6:17 PM

Lugging fuel up stairs shouldn’t have been needed

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While I applaud the hard work and ingenuity of the sysadmins who works through the days after hurricane Sandy to keep the generators running, one thing kept coming to my mind.  Why...


November 1, 2012  1:00 PM

You aren’t going to want to miss #sqlkaraoke at the #sqlpass #summit12.

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Like every year at Bush Garden in the international district of Seattle, WA the SQL PASS community will descend onto Bush Garden at 9:30pm Wednesday night...


October 31, 2012  6:02 PM

Learn Good / Do Good

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