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My First Board Meeting

Parents, you know that feeling you get after you’ve brought home that brand new baby (or in my case, babies) where...  Read more...
By Grant Fritchey 2015/01/26 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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SQL Judo’s Monthly Challenge – February 2014 – KILL with the DAC

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 2015/01/26 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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DBTA – 6 Reasons to Think About Upgrading to SQL Server 2014

  If you’re an IT manager, the first thing I’d like to tell you is how invested Microsoft is in SQL Server. While...  Read more...
By 2015/01/26 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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SSRS Farm to Scale-Out Performance

SSRS Farm Overview Building a SSRS farm will require Enterprise or Business Intelligence editions of SQL Server for versions 2012 and...  Read more...
By Derek Wilson 2015/01/26 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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SQL Script to find the missing indexes

Performance tuning in SQL is important exercise and index creation is an important part of it. Below script will help in finding the...  Read more...
By Vivek Johari 2015/01/25 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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new LinkedIn article

Hi everyone, I just published a new LinkedIn article entitled “Let It Go”. Please check it out! https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/let-go-chuck-boyce   Read more...
By chuckboycejr 2015/01/25 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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SQL SERVER - Data types

In relational database, we store data in tabular form where data is divided into columns. Each column has a name...  Read more...
By Vivek Johari 2015/01/25 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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SQL Server - Convert() function

Convert () function in SQL Server to convert an expression from one data type to another data type Syntax for CONVERT function CONVERT ( data_type [ ( length ) ] , expression...  Read more...
By Vivek Johari 2015/01/24 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Video: A Better Way to Reindex

Sean presented A BETTER WAY TO REINDEX for the Performance Virtual Chapter. Here are links to the video, and to...  Read more...
By Jen McCown 2015/01/23 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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I’m A Friend Of Red Gate For 2015

I was excited to learn this week that I’ve been chosen as a participant in the Friends of Red Gate...  Read more...
By Tracy McKibben 2015/01/23 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Friday Followup For January 23, 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 2015/01/23 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Technology Advances – mSATA external case

I had an SSD die last year. It was one of my traveling SSDs, where I keep spare copies of...  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/01/23 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Except and Intersect

EXCEPT and INTERSECT are two uncommon commands. Not that they do anything odd but they aren’t exactly well known in...  Read more...
By Kenneth Fisher 2015/01/23 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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SQLPort’s new image

After almost 5 years of existence, SQLPort (Portuguese PASS Chapter in Lisbon) is kicking of 2015 with a renewed image...  Read more...
By Niko Neugebauer 2015/01/22 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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SQL- Querying XML attributes from XML Column

Read XML column attributes in to two columns DimType and Dimvalue  from the below example also retrieve the data matching...  Read more...
By Prashanth Jayaram 2015/01/22 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Looking Out for Others Helps You Lead

I'm sitting on a plane. I'm in an exit row, still a big guy in a little seat. I go...  Read more...
By SQLBalls 2015/01/22 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Excel Apps – Not Quite Ready for Primetime

While this is not a regular Excel tip, but it is about Excel. In my Excel BI Tips series, I...  Read more...
By DataOnWheels 2015/01/22 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Exam Prep 70-463: Data Flow Destination Adapters

This post is part of a series on this blog that will help me, and hopefully you, pass exam 70-463: Implementing...  Read more...
By Colleen M. Morrow 2015/01/22 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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How to install standalone SQL Server 2012 instance ?

Steps to install standalone SQL Server 2012 instance 1) Start the setup > Go to Installation from Left > Click on 1st option...  Read more...
By 2015/01/22 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Pagination in SQL Server

It amazes me how much easier certain tasks have gotten in SQL Server. I was watching the Nov 2014 SQL...  Read more...
By Kenneth Fisher 2015/01/22 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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