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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 2012/04/27 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Small Management

This editorial was originally published on June 21, 2007. It is being republished as Steve is traveling. Today we take a poll on administration and management from devices smaller than a laptop.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2012/04/20 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Key Storage

Today Steve Jones asks about how you secure the keys that secure your other data. Is there a good way that you've found to handle this?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2012/04/13 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The On-call Demands

This Friday Steve Jones asks about your on-call responsibilities and the load you face from after hours calls. If you're a DBA that doesn't work strictly 9-5 every week, let us know.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2012/04/06 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Maintenance Poll

This Friday Steve Jones asks about maintenance. Do you have regular windows? Flex time? Or is maintenance just added on whenever it is needed and added onto your work week.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2012/03/23 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Waiting for SP1

This Friday Steve Jones wants to ask a poll about SQL Server 2012. Do you think it's ready for your production servers?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2012/03/16 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Old, but stable

This Friday Steve Jones wants to know about the older versions you are running in your production environments. Are you still using SQL Server 2000?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2012/03/09 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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A Break from Databases

A Friday poll that's a break from work, and should be a bit of fun. Today Steve Jones asks about movies, and what's been interesting from the last year.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2012/02/24 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Programmers v Salespeople

This Friday Steve Jones asks whether you think the salespeople or the technical people are more important to the success of a company. And if they should be better compensated.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2012/02/17 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Encryption in Production

This Friday Steve Jones wants to know if you are using encryption in your production system and if so, how is it working? Can you handle DR situations?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2012/02/10 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Change Management

This Friday Steve Jones asks about change control for the Friday poll.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2012/02/03 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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WWBOD

This Friday's poll asks you to tell us what you'd do if you won the lottery. Is there something that you'd rather be doing than your current job? Dream a little and let us know.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2012/01/13 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Read-only Data

Today's poll looks at read only data and how you handle the backup and recovery of this data.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2012/01/06 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Data Resolutions

The last Friday poll of 2011 has Steve Jones asking about what you want out of 2012.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2011/12/30 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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All I want for Christmas

This Friday before Christmas, Steve Jones has a fun poll. What would you like for Christmas? Any fun, interesting, fascinating tech toys?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2011/12/23 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Employment Contract

This Friday Steve Jones wants to know if you'd like to have an employment contract of some sort. Do you want your duties, or maybe exlcusions, explicitly spelled out in an agreement?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2011/12/09 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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A Welcome Intruder

This Friday Steve Jones asked about penetration testing of your security. Have any of you ever tested your systems?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2011/12/02 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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What's Your Title?

A career based poll this Friday has Steve Jones asking what your title is, or maybe what you think it should be given the work that you do.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2011/11/18 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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ETL

Today we have an editorial that was originally published on Aug 31, 2006 as Steve is traveling at DevConnections. It still seems relevant, so answer the poll this week.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2011/11/04 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Which Versions of SQL Server Do You Have?

This week Steve Jones asks about the versions of SQL Server that you have to support in your daily job. Answer this week's poll and let us know the width and breadth of support that you are responsible for maintaining.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2011/10/21 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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