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The Case for Upgrading

When is it worth upgrading your SQL Server? It's a question Steve Jones explores today.   Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/09/03 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Byte Me: Bad Code

Gone off the Rails.  Read more...
By Bob Lang 2015/09/02 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Software Estimates

It seems the software industry doesn't do a good job of planning and estimating software development efforts.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/09/01 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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No More Foreign Keys?

Does it make sense to avoid FKs for use other architectures in software development? Steve Jones isn't sure a a general rule this is the case.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/08/31 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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SQL Performance Elevenses

Phil Factor's first eleven principles for diagnosing slow SQL.  Read more...
By Phil Factor 2015/08/31 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Problem Solver

A guest editorial from Andy Warren looks at the traits of problem solvers.  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2015/08/28 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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NOSQL and RDBMSs

NOSQL and RDBMS are evolving and absorbing ideas from each other. Is this necessarily a good thing? Perhaps we should think again  Read more...
By David Poole 2015/08/27 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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A Clock With Benefits

Explaining how computers work can be hard for technical people, but it's important for us to help our clients, customers, and managers appreciate why building new software is hard.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/08/26 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Surfing

Steve Jones draws an analogy today between your career and time on the ocean.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/08/25 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Why Use Version Control?

Steve Jones has a story about what it's like to work with, and without, Version Control Systems.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/08/24 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Annual Security Compliance Training

A guest editorial from Andy Warren that looks at annual training to try and improve security.  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2015/08/21 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Road to Success

The road to success is paved with cobblestones.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/08/20 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Byte Me: Corporate Oversight

You can count on this.  Read more...
By Bob Lang 2015/08/19 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: byte me
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Your Portfolio

Putting together a portfolio allows you the chance to showcase what you're good at doing. Steve Jones thinks this might be a good thing for technical people.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/08/18 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Mission Critical Deployments

Is a software deployment responsible for a plane crash? That's a scary thought.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/08/17 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Nope to NoOps, No way to NoDBA

Phil Factor suspect the NoOps movement is dressing up some old mistakes in fancy new clothes.  Read more...
By Phil Factor 2015/08/17 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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How many environments?

This Friday Steve Jones looks at the setup for your software pipeline. He's wondering how complex it is with how many separated environments.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/08/14 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Tally Table

The tally table is a valuable tool for a SQL Server developer, but how many of you understand how to create and use one?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/08/13 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Business Pressures

The business pressures can often change how we work, or even how we build our software. A few notes on Github from Steve Jones.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/08/12 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Making Guesses

When working on a new database, Steve Jones hesitates to make too many guesses, or at least, too many exact guesses.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/08/11 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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