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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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Statistical Analysis

This week Steve Jones asks the questions about advanced data analysis and statistics you might be using in your applications.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/05/29 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Native Audits

This week Steve Jones asks if you're using the SQL Audit feature built into SQL Server.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/05/22 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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How Virtualized?

This week's poll asks about virtualization in your environment. Let us know if you are moving your SQL Server to virtual machines.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/05/08 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Finding Problem Code

This week Steve Jones has a poll on performance tuning code. Since many people aren't experts, the answers this week might help them learn where to focus their efforts.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/05/01 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Code Reviews

This week Steve Jones asks about a concept that he used early in his career: code reviews. It's a good practice, but it seems as though it's fallen out of favor with many developers.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/04/24 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Monitoring After Deployment

This Friday's poll looks at the time after deployment. Can you tell if things were successful? Do you have a formal way to determine if the changes are causing issues?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/04/17 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Large Chunks of Data

This Friday Steve Jones talks reporting. Specifically he wonders how long can a report be before it's just wasting space.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/04/03 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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SSMS or SSDT

The question this week deals with tools. Steve Jones is looking to see which tools are preferred by most database developers.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/03/27 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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