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Goodbye Microsoft, Hello New Adventure

About two months ago, after 2.5 years, I left Microsoft. Microsoft is an amazing place to work for. It’s conformable, balanced,...  Read more...
By Matan_Yungman 2014/07/17 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Execution Plan Details

I wouldn’t say it’s common knowledge that you should look at execution plans when tuning queries, but it’s not exactly...  Read more...
By Grant Fritchey 2014/07/17 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Remembering Reed Jacobson

I just received some bad news and found out that a friend passed away today.  Reed Jacobson was one of...  Read more...
By pturley 2014/07/16 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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IT books that should be on your shelf

I have a lot of books on my shelves dealing with business intelligence, data warehousing, master data management, and consulting....  Read more...
By 2014/07/16 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Presentation to the Baltimore SQL Group on July 15, 2014

I did an online presentation about PCI and Credit Card Security for BSSUG last night and it went pretty well,...  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2014/07/16 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Building The SQLSaturday Orlando Marketing Plan-Part 23

Here’s the latest update on our registrations. We’re still ahead of all our previous events, that’s good, and we’re 2...  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2014/07/16 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Understanding Analysis Services Relationships using Dimension Usage

As a part of designing an Analysis Services cube you must define how each dimension is related to each measure...  Read more...
By Devin Knight 2014/07/15 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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PASS SQL Saturday Events: August 2014

PASS SQL Saturday is a training event for SQL Server professionals and those wanting to learn about SQL Server. Please...  Read more...
By 2014/07/15 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Building the SQLSaturday Orlando Marketing Plan-Part 22

Had our second planning meeting, still trying to complete the email template and realized we had not clearly defined two...  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2014/07/15 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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What does it mean that a value is NULL?

Let’s start by assuming that ANSI_NULLS are ON. If you aren’t sure what ANSI_NULLS are exactly, don’t worry, I’ll be...  Read more...
By Kenneth Fisher 2014/07/15 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Merge csv files – quick PowerShell snippet

During a bit of work I’ve been doing this evening for SQLRelay 2014 I used something I have in my arsenal...  Read more...
By Chris Taylor 2014/07/14 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Murder In Denver

I am about to set sail on a new venture with my next official whistle stop.  This year has been...  Read more...
By Jason Brimhall 2014/07/14 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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SSC Editorial: Infect Your Colleagues with the Learning Bug

If you work with colleagues that aren’t as interested in growing and learning as you are, I hope you’ll read...  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2014/07/14 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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The SQL Sac wrap!!

Every SQL Saturday leaves a mark of some sort.  This time around, the folks in Sacramento have really helped leave...  Read more...
By Jason Brimhall 2014/07/14 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Whitelist a Set of IP Addresses in SQL Server

Blacklist vs Whitelist Are you on the Whitelist? I think just about everyone is familiar to some degree with the concepts of...  Read more...
By WaterOx 2014/07/14 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Last Weeks Top “Reading” Links #92

It’s Monday time for this week’s weekly link round-up.  If you want to catch these links “live” (so exciting), follow...  Read more...
By StrateSQL 2014/07/14 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Some Ideas for Meeting Sponsors

Most PASS Chapter meetings are supported by sponsors who either provide money which is often used for food and drink,...  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2014/07/14 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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End of Mainstream Support for Microsoft SQL Server 2008 and 2008 R2

@DBA_ANDY: A reminder to all #sqlserver peeps out there and *especially* to our clients: #sql2008 #sql20008R2 http://blogs.msdn.com/b/sqlreleaseservices/archive/2014/07/09/end-of-mainstream-support-for-sql-server-2008-and-sql-server-2008-r2.aspx#Ntirety Original Message: http://twitter.com/DBA_ANDY/status/488744595136999424 -- What does...  Read more...
By Andy Galbraith 2014/07/14 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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My upcoming speaking schedule

(Be sure to checkout the FREE SQLpassion Performance Tuning Training Plan – you get a weekly email packed with all the...  Read more...
By Klaus Aschenbrenner 2014/07/14 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Mainstream Support End || SQL Server 2008 and SQL Server 2008 R2

Mainstream Support for SQL Server 2008 and SQL Server 2008 R2 was ended on July 8th 2014. This will result...  Read more...
By 2014/07/14 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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