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Fun Data Analysis

This week Steve wants to know if you'd have some issues when analyzing data and you've mistaken correlation for causation.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/10/10 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Decline of SQL Server

The popularity of SQL Server seems to be high, but there might be reasons to be concerned.   Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/10/03 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Is SQL Server Mature?

This Friday Steve Jones is wondering if the SQL Server platform does the job well enough for most people, or are there holes that need to be filled with new features.   Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/09/26 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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No Compelling Reason

Steve Jones wants to know if you have compelling reasons to upgrade or not upgrade this week.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/09/19 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
Rating: (not yet rated) |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 105 reads

Production Subsets

Working with data in development or test environments can be challenging. This week Steve Jones asks how you might deal with the volume of data and whether you like subsets.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/08/22 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Next Generation

Steve Jones wonders about the next generations of IT workers. Can we encourage more people to enter this field? With the supposed shortages of talent today and the poor reputation of IT positions, can we change the trend of fewer people entering IT?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/08/15 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Summer, Summer, Summertime

This Friday Steve Jones has a poll about your summertime activities. What have you done away from work that was memorable?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/07/25 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Should We Move to Azure?

This week Steve Jones asks about moving to the cloud and how interesting that might be to the community?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/05/23 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Backup Responsibility

Backups are important in most companies and today Steve Jones asks who has the responsibility in yours.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/05/09 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Gadget Itch

What would build if you had time? Anything fun or interesting? What's on your mind if you're a maker?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/05/02 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Reading Poll

This week Steve Jones asks about how important reading is to you, and also about what our digital rights might be in a world where we have connected platforms.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/04/25 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Advice for Newcomers

If you could look back on your career, is there some advice you wish you had? Is there something you'd tell people considering your job as a career? Let us know this Friday.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/04/18 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Bad Days

This Friday Steve Jones wants you to look back and cringe a bit. Share with the rest of the community what a bad day was for you and see if it was really as bad as you think.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/03/21 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
Rating: (not yet rated) |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 154 reads

Geeky Entertainment

As a break from work, this week Steve Jones wants to know what you wish for. Are there comic book, science fiction, or technological thrillers you'd like to see made into movies?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/02/28 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The SQLCLR Impact

Has the SQLCLR system impacted your SQL Server environment? Steve Jones wants to know if it has or has not today.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/02/21 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
Rating: (not yet rated) |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 164 reads

Common Checks

This Friday Steve Jones wants to know what types of things are you checking for on your instances. What items can cause you issues if you don't proactively monitor for them.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/01/24 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Breaking Down Barriers

Steve Jones requests today that DBAs learn to work with developers and make us all more efficient. He asks for your ideas about how we might go about doing this.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/01/03 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Memories of 2013

It's the last Friday of 2013 and Steve Jones asks you to look back at the year. What stands out in your mind that relates to SQL Server.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2013/12/27 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Infographics

Today Steve Jones has a poll that asks about the visualizations or infographics that you find to be most effective.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2013/12/20 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
Rating: (not yet rated) |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 118 reads

The Geek Christmas Poll

What do you want for Christmas? Cyber Santa is asking you this week.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2013/12/13 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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