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Posted Thursday, December 26, 2013 8:29 PM


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Posted Friday, December 27, 2013 4:59 AM
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No doubt, Brent Ozar's sp_Blitz and Ola Halengren's Maintenance.sql, both covering SQL Server 2012 and 2014 CTP (what amazing human beings these people are!).
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Posted Friday, December 27, 2013 6:15 AM
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I think my biggest memory of 2013 was breaking into the world of SQL and BI from a completely unrelated part of the business I work for. I've been lucky enough to have been given an opportunity to train and learn, from essentially scratch, as I go. I'm now terrified by how little I know, but at the same time, raring to learn as much as I can.


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Posted Friday, December 27, 2013 6:20 AM
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As someone who has looked after SQL server backups, restorations and writtena lot fo scripts to do queries, inserts etc from vbscript... this year, I wrote my first SPs and took a step into SQL programmability and started to get SQL to do some of the work which I had been doing programatically in a long winded way for a long time!
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Posted Friday, December 27, 2013 6:24 AM
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My best memories so far are finding that I can't see Brent Ozar's sp_blitz as http://www.brentozar.com/blitz/ is reporting a "404 Error - Page Not Found" error. The second memory is Steve's crazy avatar/profile image.
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Posted Friday, December 27, 2013 7:07 AM
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Best memories are how many people in this community help each other, especially on line. Some of the crazy MidnightDBA videos helped keep me sane through the year.
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Posted Friday, December 27, 2013 7:13 AM
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Can anyone else confirm that the content section of http://www.brentozar.com/blitz/ is down with a 404 Error - Page Not Found? Brent's arguing that it's just me and I badly need to prove him wrong. So, he'll fix the error of course.. : )
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Posted Friday, December 27, 2013 7:20 AM


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My favorite memory is hearing that my stuff is other people's favorite memories, heh.

My least favorite memory: trying to troubleshoot people's computers and networks as they reach my site.



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Posted Friday, December 27, 2013 7:25 AM
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See what I mean! Someone needs to help Brent and I get this resolved before the new year. It's clearly disturbing to both of us. I just hate it when things don't work!

Edit: Doh! I just hit F5 on that page and now it's working as of 9:27 am. Brent, did you fix that?
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Posted Friday, December 27, 2013 7:27 AM


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Upgrading a production system I helped install in 2002 from SQL2000 to Win2008R2/SQL2008R2. Glad that project is complete.


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