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SQL Server Rocks!

SQL Database Administrator/Developer. Background in developing OLTP/document based databases, SQLXML and performance tuning with an unhealthy fascination for the SQL query optimiser!

Archives: January 2013

Backup SQL database directly to Azure Storage

There is a new CU update for SQL 2012 SP1 and I noticed a very interesting new feature described in the documentation blogged here.

This is one of two new improvements and it is described as:

You can now directly create a backup to Windows Azure Storage using SQL… Read more

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Posted in SQL Server Rocks! on 25 January 2013

SQLBits XI - My second most eagerly awaited event of 2013...

I bet you are half wondering what is the first? Well that would be the birth of my second child which due in March so you could say that SQLBits XI is my most “professional” eagerly awaited event of 2013.

Last Friday I was just about to head off to… Read more

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Posted in SQL Server Rocks! on 17 January 2013