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A True SQL OS

SQL Server is so large and complex that it's like an operating system. In fact, there the core engine is often referred to as the "SQL OS" by Microsoft developers. Steve Jones would like to see SQL Server as it's own OS at some point.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/03/12 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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SQL Server Knockoffs

Will we see a low-cost SQL Server knock-off at some point? Steve Jones thinks it could happen as the RDBMS becomes a commodity product.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2013/10/29 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Cloud of Destiny

Is SQL Server going to move to the "cloud?" Steve Jones thinks it is and has a few thoughts as he starts off with "cloud week" here at SQLServerCentral.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2013/10/15 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
Rating: |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 538 reads

Documenting the Undocumented

Not everything in SQL Server is documented and Steve Jones doesn't think that everything should be. However some features are used often and should have additional documentation.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2012/06/26 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: sql server
Rating: (not yet rated) |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 298 reads

A True SQL OS

SQL Server is so large and complex that it's like an operating system. In fact, there the core engine is often referred to as the "SQL OS" by Microsoft developers. Steve Jones would like to see SQL Server as it's own OS at some point.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/03/12 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
Rating: |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 477 reads

SQL Server vs. JET

This past week the Exchange 2010 team admitted they had tried SQL Server as a storage platform for Exchange 2010, but then discarded it. Steve Jones wonders why this was the case. Is SQL Server not good enough?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2009/07/20 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: sql server
Rating: (not yet rated) |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 239 reads

The Cloud of Destiny

Is SQL Server going to move to the "cloud?" Steve Jones thinks it is and has a few thoughts as he starts off with "cloud week" here at SQLServerCentral.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2013/10/15 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
Rating: |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 538 reads

SQL Server Knockoffs

Will we see a low-cost SQL Server knock-off at some point? Steve Jones thinks it could happen as the RDBMS becomes a commodity product.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2013/10/29 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
Rating: (not yet rated) |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 273 reads

What Does Support Look Like?

With a new version of SQL Server being released every 2-3 years now, what does that mean for support from Microsoft? What about from DBAs?  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2009/03/09 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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A Cloudy Week - Database Weekly (Mar 2, 2009)

There has been a lot of news about cloud computing this past week, including an announcement about SQL Server.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2009/03/02 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Why Are There So Many Editions?

SQL Server has grown from two editions in the v6.5 days to 7 with SQL Server 2008. Why are there so many editions? Steve Jones gives his thoughts.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2009/02/23 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Fix the Little Things

There are any number of small, annoying or tedious things in SQL Server and Steve Jones makes a case for getting them fixed.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2008/11/12 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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The Weekly Update for Dec 31, 2007

Interviewing, Google as a monopoly, Cumulative Update 5 and more.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2007/12/31 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: sql server
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