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The Remote DBA

This Friday, Steve Jones asks if you're like to work remotely. With the trend moving this way, mostly for extra hours, maybe you'd like to move that way for most of your work time.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2016/07/15 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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A Lifetime of Software

Today Steve Jones wants you to look forward in your career. Do you enjoy working with software and technology? Do you plan on doing this for the rest of your career?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2016/05/10 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Who's Got a Preteen SQL Server?

This week Steve Jones wonders about the age of your instances and whether you are planning on upgrades or aware of how many out of support instances you might have.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2016/02/05 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Market

This Friday Steve Jones asks about the market price for your skills. Do you know what it is?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2016/01/22 | 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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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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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 Lost Laptop Crisis

Losing a laptop isn't something most of us would want to deal with, usually because of the expense. However, there may be other implications that concern you. Share your worries with us today.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/11/06 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Positive or Negative

Today Steve Jones wonders if the way you choose to design a database says something about you.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/10/23 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Choosing Your Tasks

Today Steve Jones asks about your job and if you get to pick the things you work on or is most of your time assigned to tasks by someone else?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/10/08 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Work of the Ancients

We tend to keep data around for a long time. Today Steve Jones is looking to see how long you've kept your databases around.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/10/02 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Logging Tables

Today Steve Jones looks at the need to log data from an application or process. Are there good and bad ways to design the structures to log information?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/09/25 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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ER Modeling

This week Steve Jones is looking to see if you actually maintain an ER diagram.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/09/11 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Adjusting Model

This Friday Steve Jones looks at the topic of defaults and whether you use the model database to adjust yours.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/09/04 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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How many environments?

This Friday Steve Jones looks at the setup for your software pipeline. He's wondering how complex it is with how many separated environments.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/08/14 | 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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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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Data Loss or Downtime

This Friday Steve Jones has a DR poll. He asks what might be more important to you in a disaster and why.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/07/10 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Does It Count?

This Friday Steve Jones asks how you track uptime. Does your scheduled maintenance count against your metrics?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/06/19 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Rename Game

How often do you rename things? It seems to be more common for some than others.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/06/12 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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