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Making Guesses

When working on a new database, Steve Jones hesitates to make too many guesses, or at least, too many exact guesses.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/08/11 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Deploy from VCS

Are you brave enough to redeploy your applications from a VCS? Have you really captured all your code?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/08/10 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Gauges and Alarms

Are you a reactive DBA or a proactive one? Steve Jones asks you this week.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/08/10 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Teambuilding

This week Steve Jones wants to know about your efforts to create bonds with co-workers and build a team. Does your company do anything to help facilitate this?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/08/07 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Amateur Data Analysis

Learn how you can display information based on data to improve your career.   Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/08/06 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Cloud Security Issues

The cloud is always going to be a challenge for security, but is it harder or easier than on premises? Steve Jones has a few comments.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/08/04 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Be Professional

Today Steve Jones talks about the impressions we make as career minded individuals.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/08/03 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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But we've always done it that way…

Inspired by his visit to the battlefield of Waterloo, Grant Fritchey explains the dangers of doing things the way you've always done them and the need to challenge constantly your beliefs and understanding of how the technology you manage works.  Read more...
By Grant Fritchey 2015/08/03 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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How To Keep Up with SQL Server

It can be a challenge to keep up with the rapidly evolving SQL Server platform. Andy Warren has a few ideas today.   Read more...
By Andy Warren 2015/07/31 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Security Payoff

An invitation to hack United's IT systems has resulted in vulnerabilities being found and hackers rewarded for disclosing the issues.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/07/30 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Hiring for Culture

Steve Jones discusses the decision to hire someone that fits in with your culture at work, and what that means.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/07/29 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Visualizing in Space

An amazing visualization of basketball players has Steve Jones encouraging you to find your own pet project and showcase some skills.   Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/07/28 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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What We Want and What We'll Pay For

The challenges of getting enough resources for our projects aren't always apparent.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/07/27 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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No Downtime Deployments

Can you deploy your database changes without any downtime? Steve Jones has a few notes.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/07/27 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Is Skynet Coming?

The poll this week looks to the future and artificial intelligence. Steve Jones wonders if we'll ever really see this.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/07/24 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Evolving DBA

The job of the DBA is constantly evolving, but one thing has always been critical: access to data.   Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/07/23 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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There Are Always Constraints

We must learn to deal with the reality of our situation, along with the limitations.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/07/21 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Presenting Data

One important skill is for the DBA or developer of the future is being sure they can present data to clients in a way they can use it.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/07/20 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Are DacPacs ready for prime-time?

DacPacs have been around for a while but DBAs have not, in the past, taken them particularly seriously. Is it time to get involved and influence the way the technology develops?  Read more...
By Phil Factor 2015/07/20 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Would You Pay To Wear Jeans?

For this Friday, Andy Warren asks if you would pay to change your wardrobe for work.  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2015/07/17 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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