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Delaying Patches is Problematic

Many of our security issues come down to not patching software when there are updates available.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2017/01/17 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Writing the Correct Query is Important

Making simple mistakes in queries can have far reaching consequences.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2017/01/16 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Development Lab

This week Steve Jones looks at hardware and the ways in which you might assemble a set of computers for building software.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2017/01/16 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Securing Your Instances

This week Steve Jones looks at moving the port numbers of your instances for a bit of security.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2017/01/13 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Backup Data Security

We need better security for our data, especially for our choices in managing data.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2017/01/12 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Not Excited by Linux

Much of the community isn't excited by SQL Server on Linux.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2017/01/11 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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SQL Server is Getting More Popular

Today, Steve Jones looks at the popularity of SQL Server, which was named DBMS of 2017.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2017/01/10 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Changes are Coming to the SQLServerCentral Forums

SQLServerCentral is getting an upgrade, and Steve Jones has a few words.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2017/01/09 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Keeping up to, and down with, Date

It is foolish to insist on reading only up-to-date books on technology. Nothing beats getting the broad perspective.  Read more...
By Phil Factor 2017/01/09 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Your 2017 Goals

What are your goals for the year?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2017/01/06 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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What Do You Have Against a Little Hard Work?

In life there are some things that are just hard work.  Read more...
By Ben Kubicek 2017/01/05 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Number Security

Numbers are both very useful and also susceptible to all sorts of attacks when their domain is limited. Steve Jones looks at some issues occurring in today's world.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2017/01/04 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Salary Range

Today Steve Jones starts the year looking at salaries for developers and DBAs.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2017/01/03 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Technology Guilt

Technology has made many advances in the world, but it has also eliminated many jobs. This Friday's poll asks how you feel about that as a technology worker.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2017/01/02 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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What Will 2017 Bring?

Steve Jones looks ahead to 2017.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2016/12/30 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Looking Back at 2016

Steve Jones looks back at 2016 and the data events that were important.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2016/12/29 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Syntactic Sugar

Syntactic sugar doesn't necessarily help a platform, but makes it easier or more fun to work on.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2016/12/27 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Data Preservation

Today Steve Jones talks about the challenges of preserving data across long periods of time, decades perhaps.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2016/12/26 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Provisioning

This week Steve Jones is asking about the timeframe for you to get a new SQL Server instance? Is it substantial? Do you really know? Answer this week.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2016/12/23 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Future of Auditing

Auditing is a weak point in SQL Server according to Steve Jones. He looks at a few of its flaws.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2016/12/22 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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