Archives: August 2009
Opening DTS packages on a 2008 SQL Server requires several steps to be able to view the packages in a DTS designer. Here’s a link to these steps on a 32-bit machine or on a 64-bit machine. After following these step you will be able to open your DTS… Read more
A very common need in SSIS is to check to see if a file exist before you run what could be a very long process in your package. There are no native tasks inside SSIS that can do this check but you can accomplish this using a Script Task. Here are… Read more
While in the process of developing SSIS packages it’s likely you will deal with errors occasionally unless you’re the Superstar developer that never makes mistakes. Of course your first steps to deciphering the problem is to look at either the progress/execution results tab in BIDS. The problem with viewing error… Read more
Saturday I had the great opportunity to speak at SQL Saturday in South Florida. The event was great. It was very well organized and the facility was perfect for the amount of people. There was a total of about 350 people who made it.
I spoke on Performance Tuning SSIS,… Read more