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Password for SQL Server Service Accounts

I wrote recently about my philosophy for service accounts, and wanted to add a few more thoughts. Security is important for...  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/07/28 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Grant’s Fly-by-night Leadership Course – The Plan

Get a better nameDefine my personal goals for the courseI won’t be sharing these with you. I may share them...  Read more...
By Grant Fritchey 2015/07/28 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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SSC Editorial: Would You Pay to Wear Jeans at Work?

Would You Pay to Wear Jeans at Work turned out to be popular piece when posted a couple weeks back. The...  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2015/07/28 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Database Stuck in Single-User Mode Due to Botched Restore

Working in a development environment, I botched up a restore. After this restore attempt to overwrite my database with the...  Read more...
By g00p3 2015/07/28 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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When Emotional Intelligence Trumps Math

I have been in Corporate IT long enough to know that when a bad decision is made, you move out...  Read more...
By chuckboycejr 2015/07/28 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Creative Schools by Sir Ken Robinson

Education. The key topics for everyone. In his incredibly famous TED Talk “Do Schools Kill Creativity“, which might be some...  Read more...
By Niko Neugebauer 2015/07/28 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Present at SQL Saturday #386 – Achievement Unlocked!

SQL Saturday #386 (Albany, NY) – My first SQL Saturday Session So that picture to the right is me out front of...  Read more...
By cjsommer 2015/07/28 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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SQL Server Audit: Getting Started

SQL Server has the ability to monitor both server and database level events via the SQL Server Audit feature.  Audited...  Read more...
By Adam Kreul 2015/07/28 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Include File Name in Content Using Power Query

When importing data from a flat file using Power Query, you’d want to combine multiple files and include file name...  Read more...
By Samuel Vanga 2015/07/28 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Excel BI Tip #28: Using member expressions in the CUBEVALUE Function

As I mentioned in my original post, Exploring Excel 2013 as Microsoft’s BI Client, I will be posting tips regularly...  Read more...
By DataOnWheels 2015/07/28 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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What’s the Size of that Index?

I have previously written about finding what the big space consumers are within the database. I even shared scripts in...  Read more...
By Jason Brimhall 2015/07/27 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Culture Differences: US v UK

This is a bit of an off topic post from the technical stuff, but there’s a bit of a tie-in,...  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/07/27 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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SQLSaturday #423 Baton Rouge

This is I believe the 7th SQLSaturday in Baton Rouge. Please come out this Saturday at the LSU Business Center...  Read more...
By Thomas LeBlanc 2015/07/27 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Sneak Preview – Episode 014 - WaterOx Consulting

Reading Time: 1 minutesLet’s Play A Game! So, just to tickle your fancy, here is... The post Sneak Preview – Episode 014...  Read more...
By WaterOx 2015/07/27 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Permissions Posters

I’ve been doing a lot of research recently for my permissions session and for a project at work. During said...  Read more...
By Kenneth Fisher 2015/07/27 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Single value filters and custom error messages in Power BI

"Let me be the one for you, otherwise we need to work on communication". Basically this was a very brief...  Read more...
By Rayis Imayev 2015/07/27 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Excel Services in Power BI

**Information current as of 7/22/2015** There’s lots of exciting news this week with Power BI so expect several short blog posts...  Read more...
By Devin Knight 2015/07/27 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Without Borders – Getting Involved

One of the things I enjoy about the SQL community is the many people that you come into contact with....  Read more...
By CYates 2015/07/27 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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SQL Server 2016 Blogs

Hi friends, As you all know that SQL Server CTP2 has released with new great features. Here is the list of...  Read more...
By Kapil Singh 2015/07/26 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Transparent Data Encryption in Azure SQL Database

Transparent Data Encryption in Azure SQL DatabaseJULY 26, 2015 Introduction Transparent Data Encryption (TDE) is a security feature of SQL Server that...  Read more...
By Paul Hebhardt 2015/07/26 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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