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The Data Submarine

Microsoft is sinking data centers into the ocean.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2018/06/13 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Free eBook: Inside the SQL Server Query Optimizer

This free eBook from Redgate Software will take you from the fundamentals of Statistics, Cost Estimation, Index Selection, and the Execution Engine, and guide you through the inner workings of the Query Optimization process, and throws in a pragmatic look at Parameterization and Hints along the way.  Read more...
By Press Release 2018/06/13 (first published: 2012/12/11) | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: books
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Data Governance, DevOps, and Delivery

Data governance must be included in DevOps practices. William Brewer explains how to define business policies and standards to ensure compliance with privacy regulations and bring data governance to all aspects of continuous delivery.  Read more...
By Additional Articles 2018/06/13 | Source: SimpleTalk | Category: data governance
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Machine Learning in the Database

Steve talks about Machine Learning Services in SQL Server and whether using this is a good idea.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2018/06/12 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Dynamic File Column mapping in SSIS.

An efficient and reliable method for reading CSV files with variable columns.  Read more...
By Hiske Bekkering 2018/06/12 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: ssis
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Indexes That Have Not Been Used but Are Being Updated

Greg Larsen talks about how indexes that are not being used are costing you valuable resources and causing your update statements to run longer.  Read more...
By Additional Articles 2018/06/12 | Source: Database Journal | Category: indexing
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Using Power BI in a Hybrid Environment

This paper describes best practices for security, networking, and component architecture for building a hybrid business intelligence (BI) environment by using a combination of Microsoft Office 365, Microsoft Azure, and on-premises data sources. Many organizations are taking advantage of the benefits of cloud computing such as lower capital expenditures and increased agility, while still maintaining data in on-premises data stores.  Read more...
By Additional Articles 2018/06/12 | Source: Microsoft MSDN | Category: power bi
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Be Prepared with Baselines

Analyzing performance often requires you to understand what is normal and what is not. Steve talks about the importance of baselines.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2018/06/11 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Improving SQL Server 2016 Large Database Performance

This article aims to save you days or weeks of troubleshooting when using SQL Server 2016 for large databases  Read more...
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Microsoft and GitHub

The Microsoft acquisition of GitHub doesn't worry Steve.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2018/06/11 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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SQL Prompt Safety Net Features for Developers

Phil Factor describes a few common mishaps that everyone working in SSMS will have experienced a couple of times, and how SQL Prompt “Tab Magic” (now more prosaically called Tab Color and Tab History) provides ‘insurance’ against their consequences.  Read more...
By 2018/06/11 | Source: Redgate | Category: sql prompt
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Converting a Database to In-Memory OLTP

In-Memory OLTP was introduced with SQL Server 2014 as a way to improve transaction performance. There are several scenarios that are not supported, such as some data types, and Darko Martinovic describes the issues and provides workarounds. He also has provided a tool to assist in migrating disk-based tables to In-Memory optimized tables.  Read more...
By Additional Articles 2018/06/11 | Source: SimpleTalk | Category: in-memory oltp tables
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I thought my database was collation agnostic

My struggles with a customer's database that used a different collation sequence. The easy way is never the right way, or is it?  Read more...
By Thomas Romeo 2018/06/08 (first published: 2016/01/14) | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: sql collation
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Better Comments

Is there a best way to comment code? Or maybe just different styles. Steve Jones asks what you think today.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2018/06/08 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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How to Create Deadlocks and Troubleshoot Them

Watch in awe and wonder as Brent Ozar creates a deadlock, then uses sp_BlitzLock after the fact to show you which queries and tables were involved.  Read more...
By Additional Articles 2018/06/08 | Source: Brent Ozar Unlimited Blog | Category: deadlocks
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Get What You Pay For?

The value of enterprise SSDs intrigues Steve today.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2018/06/07 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Docker SQL Server 2017 Linux Containers with database cloning

Learn how containers can help with database development.  Read more...
By Paul Stanton 2018/06/07 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: containers
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Script triggers from any database in SQL Server

In this tip Aaron Bertrand looks at how to generate scripts for triggers using simple T-SQL statements. This tip shows how to easily build scripts for disabling, enabling, dropping and creating.  Read more...
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Stairway to ColumnStore Indexes Level 7: Optimizing Nonclustered Columnstore Indexes

In this level, we will focus on optimization techniques to apply while building the nonclustered columnstore index, which is available in all versions of SQL Server from 2012 up.  Read more...
By Hugo Kornelis 2018/06/06 (first published: 2016/03/16) | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: stairway series
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SQL Server Tuning Skills

Steve Jones talks about how you might learn to tune your SQL Server.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2018/06/06 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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