Click here to monitor SSC
SQLServerCentral is supported by Redgate
 
Log in  ::  Register  ::  Not logged in
 
 
 

Content with tag Blogs Rss

<< Newer    Items 21 to 40 of 22778    Older >>
 

What is a Database Master Key?

The encryption mechanisms in SQL Server are interesting, and they work well, but they are somewhat poorly named. I ran...  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2017/01/19 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
Rating: (not yet rated) |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 140 reads

Webinar: Introducing Minion CheckDB!

Minion CheckDB will be available for download on February 1, 2017! In celebration, we’re having a Minion CheckDB webinar on Wednesday,...  Read more...
By Jen McCown 2017/01/19 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
Rating: (not yet rated) |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 329 reads

Help me raise money for cancer research #tourneeminerale

In Belgium, a national campaign is launched to raise money for cancer research: #TourneeMinerale. In this campaign, people can be...  Read more...
By Koen Verbeeck 2017/01/19 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
Rating: (not yet rated) |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 98 reads

SQL Server - Monitoring Table Size

There are many situations when we want to know the size of our database tables or just need a list...  Read more...
By Devendra Thakur 2017/01/19 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
Rating: (not yet rated) |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 347 reads

Speaking at PowerShell Virtual Group of PASS

This month I’ll be speaking to the PowerShell Virtual Chapter of PASS. The session is on Linux OS Fundamentals for...  Read more...
By Anthony Nocentino 2017/01/19 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
Rating: (not yet rated) |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 75 reads

Nolock vs snapshot isolation

We all experienced blocking one way or the other, in the old days, the only method is wait J This is...  Read more...
By SQL DBA in HK 2017/01/19 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
Rating: (not yet rated) |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 1,853 reads

What is COPY_ONLY?

You’ll frequently hear that you should add the COPY_ONLY clause when taking an ad-hoc full backup to avoid messing up...  Read more...
By Kenneth Fisher 2017/01/19 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
Rating: (not yet rated) |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 1,636 reads

Attending VTUG at Gillette Stadium Tomorrow

If you’re in the Boston area tomorrow, I urge you to go to this year’s Virtualization Technology Users Group (VTUG)Winter...  Read more...
By kleegeek 2017/01/18 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
Rating: (not yet rated) |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 70 reads

Why Use Red Gate’s SQL Multi Script?

Someone once told me at the shop that we have plenty of software utilities laying around that could be very...  Read more...
By CYates 2017/01/18 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
Rating: (not yet rated) |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 96 reads

Using Out-GridView To Pick Parameters–#SQLNewBlogger

Another post for me that is simple and hopefully serves as an example for people trying to get blogging as...  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2017/01/18 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
Rating: (not yet rated) |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 173 reads

PowerShell Virtual Group of PASS January Newsletter

We spend way too much time each month drafting the newsletters for the PowerShell Group of PASS.  But hey, we’re...  Read more...
By Aaron Nelson 2017/01/18 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
Rating: (not yet rated) |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 108 reads

Lead Blocker

Blocking is just part of life I’m afraid. Because we have locks (and yes we have to have them, and...  Read more...
By Kenneth Fisher 2017/01/18 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
Rating: (not yet rated) |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 106 reads

SQL database built-in intelligence

I sometimes forget that Microsoft watches out for us by proactively looking at the behaviour of our SQL databases in...  Read more...
By Arun Sirpal 2017/01/18 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
Rating: (not yet rated) |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 254 reads

SQL Server 2016 SP 1

By David Postlethwaite SQL Server 2016 SP1 was released in November 2016 only five months after the initial release. There have been...  Read more...
By David Postlethwaite 2017/01/18 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
Rating: (not yet rated) |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 1,736 reads

Do I have a Database Master Key in a database? #SQLNewBlogger

Another post for me that is simple and hopefully serves as an example for people trying to get blogging as...  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2017/01/18 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
Rating: (not yet rated) |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 1,240 reads

SQL Saturday 582 Melbourne (11 Feb 2017) and Ignite 2017 (14-17 Feb 2017)

For those not aware there are 2 cool local and national events coming to both Melbourne and Gold Coast… SQL Saturday582 (Sat...  Read more...
By Rolf Tesmer (Mr. Fox SQL) 2017/01/17 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
Rating: (not yet rated) |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 74 reads

Publish Power BI Reports to SSRS On-premise Preview Now Available

This just in from the Reporting Services product team: “Power BI reports in SQL Server Reporting Services: January 2017 Technical...  Read more...
By pturley 2017/01/17 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
Rating: (not yet rated) |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 163 reads

Joint OPASS/MagicPASS Meeting Tomorrow Night (January 18, 2017)

Grant Fritchey will be presenting Faster Provisioning with SQL Clone and Denny Cherry is presenting Optimizing SQL Server Performance in...  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2017/01/17 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
Rating: (not yet rated) |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 236 reads

Team Collaboration with Microsoft OneNote

I was an early adopter of Microsoft’s OneNote and started using it in February of 2004 and have never stopped....  Read more...
By 2017/01/17 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
Rating: (not yet rated) |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 86 reads

Getting My Alias in #SQLPrompt

I got a tweet after my SQL Prompt formatting piece that said a user would be interested in upgrading from...  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2017/01/17 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
Rating: (not yet rated) |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 106 reads
<< Newer    Items 21 to 40 of 22778    Older >>
 
Tags
career (61)    
security (53)    
t-sql (49)    
integration services (ssis) (38)    
powershell (35)    
backup and restore (29)    
reporting services (ssrs) (29)    
sql server (28)    
performance tuning (23)    
hardware (19)    
administration (18)    
analysis services (ssas) (18)    
networking (18)    
events (14)    
professional development (13)    
pass (12)    
sql server 2008 (12)    
disaster recovery (dr) (10)    
sql server 2005 (10)    
sqlsaturday (10)    
training (10)    
encryption (9)    
patrick leblanc (9)    
azure (8)    
data mining (8)    
database mirroring (8)    
indexing (8)    
performance (8)    
high availability (ha) (7)    
pass summit (7)    
replication (7)    
tools (7)    
xml (7)    
auditing (6)    
book reviews (6)    
database security (6)    
humor (6)    
interviews (6)    
leadership (6)    
sql saturday (6)    
always on (5)    
execution plans (5)    
learning (5)    
mdx (5)    
presenting (5)    
speaking (5)    
sql in the city (5)    
sql server 2012 (5)    
sqlservercentral (5)    
statistics (data) (5)    
storage (5)    
virtualization (5)    
agent jobs (4)    
conferences/user groups (4)    
database design (4)    
databases (4)    
excel (4)    
fundamentals (4)    
maintenance plans (4)    
management studio (ssms) (4)    
master data services (mds) (4)    
professional organization for sql server (4)    
sql agent (4)    
transparent data encryption (tde) (4)    
windows 7 (4)    
architecture (3)    
articles (3)    
cpu-z (3)    
cross apply (3)    
dmv queries (3)    
filestream (3)    
filetable (3)    
full text search (3)    
io (3)    
linkedin (3)    
live meeting (3)    
log shipping (3)    
microsoft (3)    
microsoft sql server (3)    
midlands pass (3)    
off-topic (3)    
oracle (3)    
permissions (3)    
script component (3)    
sql server 2000 (3)    
sql university (3)    
string manipulation (3)    
transaction log (3)    
t-sql tuesday (3)    
windows security (3)    
business intelligence (2)    
cte (2)    
data warehousing (2)    
date manipulation (2)    
dbcc (2)    
deadlocks (2)    
etl (2)    
filegroups (2)    
hard disk (2)    
host bus adapter (2)    
hyper-v (2)    
job trends (2)    
logins (2)    
misc (2)    
monitoring (2)    
paritioning (2)    
policy based management (pbm) (2)    
power query (2)    
power view (2)    
powerpivot (2)    
redgate software (2)    
sas (2)    
sata (2)    
scripting (2)    
service broker (2)    
social networking (2)    
sql lunch (2)    
sql server 2008 r2 (2)    
sql server 2014 (2)    
sql server architecture (2)    
sqlbits (2)    
storage internals (2)    
stored procedures (2)    
time management (2)    
tips & tricks (2)    
trace (2)    
trust (2)    
twitter (2)    
.net (1)    
64-bit (1)    
ado variables (1)    
adobe flash (1)    
agile (1)    
ata (1)    
automation (1)    
availability (1)    
availability groups (ag) (1)    
azure sql database (1)    
backups (1)    
bug (1)    
case (1)    
certificates (1)    
certifications (1)    
charindex (1)    
charity (1)    
checkpoints (1)    
clustering (1)    
coalesce (1)    
code (1)    
columnstore index (1)    
compression (1)    
computers (1)    
configuration settings (1)    
constraints (1)    
contained databases (1)    
continuous integration (ci) (1)    
corruption (1)    
crystal clear (1)    
crystaldiskmark (1)    
ctp1 (1)    
dac (1)    
data (1)    
data compression (1)    
data modeling (1)    
data protection european union (1)    
data warehouse (1)    
database diagram (1)    
database mail (1)    
database principals (1)    
database users (1)    
dba (1)    
dbcc checkdb (1)    
ddl triggers (1)    
deadlock graph (1)    
denali (1)    
deployment process (1)    
development (1)    
dimension (1)    
disk controller (1)    
distinct (1)    
dmv (1)    
dqs (1)    
dta (1)    
dts (1)    
dynamic sql (1)    
employees (1)    
error handling (1)    
error log (1)    
exceptional dba (1)    
exceptional dba awards (1)    
exchange (1)    
extended events (1)    
extended support (1)    
files and filegroups (1)    
for each task (1)    
formatting (1)    
freeproccache (1)    
geekbench (1)    
geoflow (1)    
goals (1)    
grant (1)    
graphs (1)    
grouping sets (1)    
hashing (1)    
hekaton (1)    
highavailability (1)    
hp data protector (1)    
i/o (1)    
i/o statistics (1)    
ide (1)    
iif (1)    
inner join (1)    
integrity (1)    
isnull (1)    
isnumeric() (1)    
job quality (1)    
joins (1)    
json (1)    
licensing (1)    
linear gauge control (1)    
log (1)    
mainsteam support (1)    
maintenance (1)    
maintenance and management (1)    
management (1)    
mcts (1)    
memory (1)    
merge (1)    
migration (1)    
miscellaneous (1)    
msde (1)    
mvp (1)    
netbook (1)    
netbooks (1)    
nolock (1)    
normalization (1)    
null (1)    
ole-db connection (1)    
orphaned users (1)    
output clause (1)    
over clause (1)    
page life expectancy (1)    
page splits (1)    
parallelism (1)    
partitioning (1)    
passwords (1)    
performancepoint (1)    
pivot (1)    
precedence constraints (1)    
presenting live meeting (1)    
procedure cache (1)    
productivity (1)    
query (1)    
query optimization (1)    
query performance (1)    
quick tip (1)    
raid (1)    
readonlyvarables (1)    
readwritevariables (1)    
readyboost (1)    
recursion (1)    
report builder (1)    
resource database (1)    
resource waits (1)    
restore (1)    
review (1)    
roles (1)    
salaries (1)    
schemas (1)    
script transformation editor (1)    
scripts (1)    
scrum (1)    
scsi (1)    
server principals (1)    
sharepoint 2013 (1)    
shrink database (1)    
signal waits (1)    
smo (1)    
sp_server_diagnostics (1)    
sparse columns (1)    
sql compare (1)    
sql connections (1)    
sql injection (1)    
sql prompt (1)    
sql server 2011 (1)    
sqlclr (1)    
sqlcmd (1)    
sqldenali (1)    
sqldumper (1)    
sqlio (1)    
ssd (1)    
sspi (1)    
stack (1)    
star join (1)    
storage management (1)    
strings (1)    
striped backups (1)    
subquery (1)    
surface (1)    
surface area configuration tool (1)    
symmetric keys (1)    
syscolumns (1)    
table valued function (tvf) (1)    
table valued parameters (tvp) (1)    
tally table (1)    
ted kummert (1)    
test data (1)    
tim mitchell (1)    
tips (1)    
transactions (1)    
triggers (1)    
troubleshooting (1)    
try..catch (1)    
try_convert() (1)    
udf (1)    
undocumented stored procedures (1)    
user defined function (udf) (1)    
user defined functions (1)    
user group (1)    
users (1)    
validate email (1)    
validate ssn (1)    
validate url (1)    
validation functions (1)    
variables (1)    
views (1)    
visualizations (1)    
voice of the dba (1)    
waits and queues (1)    
window functions (1)    
windows (1)    
windows event log (1)    
work (1)    
writing (1)    
x64 (1)    
xquery (1)