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SQL Judo’s Monthly Challenge – March 2014 – Powershell something

Every month SQL Judo (Russ Thomas) (b/t) challenges us to do his Monthly DBA Challenge. I’ve decided it would be...  Read more...
By Kenneth Fisher 2015/03/02 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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NJ SQL UG Event: 13 Advanced SSAS Tips - Kevin S. Goff

Greetings!  If you are local, or in the NY/Central NJ area, mark you calendars for WED. MARCH 11, 2015 @ 6:00PM,...  Read more...
By Robert Pearl 2015/03/02 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: blogs
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Triggering a System Center Configuration Manager deployment task

A slightly different topic today. Once you have built up knowledge, you become the person that people ask to solve things....  Read more...
By Rob Sewell 2015/03/02 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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This one enhancement makes AlwaysOn Availability Group better in SQL Server 2014 !

I keep getting questions on what is improved other than the increased number of secondaries(8 now) with AlwaysOn Availability Group(AG) in...  Read more...
By AnupWarrier 2015/03/02 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Clustered Columnstore Indexes – part 49 (“Data Types & Predicate Pushdown”)

Continuation from the previous 48 parts, starting from http://www.nikoport.com/2013/07/05/clustered-columnstore-indexes-part-1-intro/ Note: Updated on 05th of March 2015 with information on SQL...  Read more...
By Niko Neugebauer 2015/02/28 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Secure your password with HashBytes TIP #89

Dear Friends, In my last article (TIP 87) I wrote about PWDENCRYPT.  I forgot to write few details but thanks to...  Read more...
By Rajat Jaiswal-337252 2015/02/28 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Outlier Detection with SQL Server, part 3.6: Chauvenet’s Criterion

By Steve Bolton …………This is the last of six articles I’ve segregated in this middle of my mistutorial series on identifying...  Read more...
By SQLServerSteve 2015/02/28 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Impact Series – Part 2

It’s that time again to add another impact player to the roster; this time for the month of February. This month...  Read more...
By CYates 2015/02/27 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Friday Followup For February 27, 2015

It’s Friday, time to look back at the most popular RealSQLGuy posts of the week. Because it’s Friday and you’re...  Read more...
By Tracy McKibben 2015/02/27 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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tSQLt – SQLCop – Checking Naming Conventions

I’ve been using tSQLt a bit to do some testing and one of the things I’ve tested is standards for...  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/02/27 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Gimme A Break! Taking Mental Health Days

Reading Time: 3 minutesDo you feel like this when you get to work?   Burnout! You have been stressing over the big...  Read more...
By WaterOx 2015/02/26 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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My Upcoming Speaking Engagements

March 4 – Charleston PASS, Charleston, SC What Admins Absolutely Must Know About SQL Server Security There are so many security tips out...  Read more...
By Brian Kelley 2015/02/26 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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How to do DevOps as a SQL Server DBA

You recognize that you need to provide a pipeline for database deployments, that you need to automate as much support...  Read more...
By Grant Fritchey 2015/02/26 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Tales of a DBA fed up with NOLOCK. Part 1

Nov 12, 2014 Dear Diary, They asked for help again. Every now and again everything slows down and they see a lot...  Read more...
By Kenneth Fisher 2015/02/26 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Parsing SQL Saturday Data – Getting Titles from the XML document

I’m continuing on with my project to grab SQL Saturday data and automatically insert it into a SQL Server database....  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/02/25 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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The SQL Sentry forum for SQL Statement Tuning

The SQL Sentry forum for SQL Statement Tuning Have you ever looked at our community site specifically dedicated to helping users tune their...  Read more...
By 2015/02/25 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Using sp_DBPermissions and sp_SrvPermissions v6.0

It’s been a while since I posted an updated to usp_DBPermissions and usp_SrvPermissions. Sorry. I got lazy with my posting....  Read more...
By Kenneth Fisher 2015/02/25 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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PWDCOMPARE–a hidden function of SQL SERVER TIP #88

  I the last tip TIP#88 we saw how to encrypt a password. Now in this tip I would like to...  Read more...
By Rajat Jaiswal-337252 2015/02/25 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Show AutoGrowth Events with Powershell to CSV

This week I was reading Pinal Daves post about Autogrowth Events http://blog.sqlauthority.com/2015/02/03/sql-server-script-whenwho-did-auto-grow-for-the-database/ as it happened I had a requirement to make use...  Read more...
By Rob Sewell 2015/02/25 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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