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Hangout with Boris Hristov

A couple of days ago I had the great pleasure to join Boris Hristov in one of his awesome SQL...  Read more...
By Enrico van de Laar 2015/01/17 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Two Weeks on the PASS Board

The one absolute promise I made about serving on the PASS Board is that I would let you know what...  Read more...
By Grant Fritchey 2015/01/16 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Listen to Lead

I’ve got a question for you. Where did you learn how to listen? Of all the coaching and consulting clients I...  Read more...
By 2015/01/16 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Dev Tools: FARR2 Launching groups of files or apps at once

There are probably a common number of apps you pull up when you pull up your system. For example, I...  Read more...
By g00p3 2015/01/16 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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T-SQL Tuesday #62 - Achieving Healthy SQL with MDW

Today: Tuesday, January 13, 2015 is the 62nd entry and first T-SQL Tuesday of the year 2015, and I am honored to...  Read more...
By Robert Pearl 2015/01/16 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: blogs
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Building Rollback Scripts with SQL Compare

There’s a neat switch in SQL Compare that lets you build rollback scripts. It looks like this: I’ve used this before...  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/01/16 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Mid-Week Update

Just a short mid-week update, David Postlethwaite has been selected to speak at SQL Saturday Vienna which is being held...  Read more...
By David Postlethwaite 2015/01/15 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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What to Expect When Transitioning from DBA to Consultant

Last week, Boris Hristov (b|t), the organizer of #SQLHangout, invited William Durkin (b|t) and me to a SQL Hangout about transitioning...  Read more...
By Matan_Yungman 2015/01/15 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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TSQL Tuesday #62: Invitation to Healthy SQL – Why Page Verify?

I don’t think anyone’s ever been happy to get a support call at 11pm on a Saturday night. However this...  Read more...
By Kenneth Fisher 2015/01/15 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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SELECT INTO Improvements in SQL Server 2014 !

SQL Server 2014 is a great release with high performance features like In Memory OLTP, Updatable Column Store Indexes etc. These features still...  Read more...
By AnupWarrier 2015/01/15 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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T-SQL to Display Weekends Between two Dates

Different ways to find the weekend between two given dates. The SQL requires @begindate and @endate paramteters to be entered...  Read more...
By Prashanth Jayaram 2015/01/14 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Power BI Designer

Long has the question been asked “Which Microsoft tool do I use for dashboards?”.  SSRS, Excel, PowerView, Report Builder and PerformancePoint...  Read more...
By 2015/01/14 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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VMware Online Event – February 2nd

VMware has recently announced an online event for February 2nd that you don’t want to miss! Whatever it is, it’s going...  Read more...
By kleegeek 2015/01/14 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Execute the Current Statement–SQL Prompt

This is a great little feature in SQL Prompt that I wrote about at SQLServerCentral. It’s Current statement Execution, which...  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/01/14 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Excel 2013 Conditional Formatting for Columns

If you have two columns in an Excel sheet, and you want to conditionally format fields in the second column...  Read more...
By nycdotnet 2015/01/14 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Award from MSSQLTIPS.com

Today, I am excited and humbled to learn that I am awarded “Rookie of the Year – 2014” by MSSQLTips.com. I have...  Read more...
By Jeffrey Yao 2015/01/14 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Minor ailments and Healthy SQL

One of the things that DBAs love to do is keep their servers running and healthy.  A healthy server, after...  Read more...
By Jason Brimhall 2015/01/13 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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SQLNorthEast Usergroup 2015 dates announced (preliminary)

Mike and I have been extremely busy over the Xmas period and we’ve finally sorted dates for our 2015 instalment of...  Read more...
By Chris Taylor 2015/01/13 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Intro to Data Factory–Training on the T’s Follow Up Post

This is a follow up blog post based on the Intro to Data Factory session I gave on the Training...  Read more...
By DataOnWheels 2015/01/13 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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T-SQL Tuesday #62 – Healthy SQL

The invitation for T-SQL Tuesday this month comes from Robert Pearl. It’s called HealthySQL and it’s a topic I like....  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/01/13 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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