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100 Hours

Steve Jones notes you can learn quite a bit in 100 hours.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2016/01/11 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Adios, IE

Microsoft ends support for IE on January 12.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2016/01/11 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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A Bit of History

Steve Jones is a bit off topic today, talking rockets and space travel.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2016/01/08 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Rulebreaking Developers

How much of a problem is it when developers can blamed for issues?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2016/01/07 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Hacking to Hide

People have hacked the voyage data recorders in ships. Steve Jones thinks this is a fundamental problem in computing systems.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2016/01/05 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Surface Book

Steve Jones is looking for a new laptop. Perhaps. Read on to see what he wants in a machine.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2016/01/04 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The SQLite alternative to NoSQL

Phil factor argues that if you are within the SQL and relational mindset, there is no good technical reason to have to change, since SQLite takes care of all the small stuff and the new breed of NewSQL takes care of the jelly-masses of unstructured data.  Read more...
By Phil Factor 2016/01/04 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Happy New Year 2016

Let's look forward to the new year.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2016/01/01 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The End of 2015

Steve Jones looks back at 2015 and the year we had as data professionals.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/12/31 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Sharing Code

Most people blog to share something they've done, and hopefully with the idea that someone else will learn and benefit from it. Steve Jones is happy to share code, but not everyone seems to be in agreement. In any case, you ought to respect the author's wishes.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/12/29 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Why Use the Principle of Least Privilege?

SQL Injection isn't special code. It consists of regular, valid T-SQL that is unexpected by the application. Steve Jones notes that using the principle of least privilege can help to limit the damage from SQL Injection if the application fails to properly check input.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/12/28 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Is Change Coming?

In the final Database Weekly of 2015, Steve Jones looks at a CIO's column on workplace change.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/12/28 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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An Impressive SQL Server

This Friday Steve Jones has a poll about which SQL Servers might impress you. Is there a company or installation that you think would really showcase the power and scalability of SQL Server?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/12/25 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Correct Old Mistakes

We all make mistakes, but it's important that we revise our code to correct them over time.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/12/24 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Byte Me: Private Cloud

Vapourware.  Read more...
By Bob Lang 2015/12/23 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Hacking Data

A new series of attacks were proven recently using music files to attach embedded systems in cars. Could this be another attack vector that we need to worry about?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/12/22 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Running as SysAdmin

Today we have a guest editorial from Andy Warren. We still have many applications runnning under sysadmin accounts, often "sa". Why do people do this? Andy has a few thoughts on the subject.  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2015/12/21 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Decorations

Tidy up your SQL code and learn a festive lesson at the same time.  Read more...
By Louis Davidson (@drsql) 2015/12/21 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Are We Suckers?

This week Steve Jones wonders if we work too much. Do we give more to our employers than they give to us?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/12/18 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Machines are Learning

Today Steve Jones talks about the advances in machine learning.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/12/17 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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