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SQL DBA With A Beard

Rob is a SQL Server DBA currently supporting several hundred databases ranging from SQL 2000 to SQL 2012. Rob has a fabulous beard and loves to use Powershell to make his life easier.

Archives: August 2017

PSDay.UK Tickets are on sale

Following a lot of hard work by the organising folks Gael Colas, Ebru Cucen, Daniel Krebs and Johnathan Medd, we are pleased to announce that the PSDay.UK tickets are now on sale.

If you just want to go and get a ticket click here

PSDay.UK

The first of the PSDay… Read more

0 comments, 180 reads

Posted in SQL DBA With A Beard on 13 August 2017

Using PowerShell to check if your password has been in a breach

We know that we need to keep our credentials secure. We know that we should not re-use our passwords across different services. Hopefully, by now, most readers of this blog are aware of Troy Hunts excellent free service https://haveibeenpwned.com/ which will notify you if your email has been found in… Read more

11 comments, 1,244 reads

Posted in SQL DBA With A Beard on 9 August 2017

I Hate Interviews – TSQL2sDay

This month’s T-SQL Tuesday is hosted by Kendra Little and is on the topic of interviews 

I hate interviews as an interviewee. I have had many memorable experiences with them. Even writing this blog post has been challenging as I relive some of them. I haven’t shared a lot of… Read more

6 comments, 252 reads

Posted in SQL DBA With A Beard on 8 August 2017

Presentation Nerves

My previous post on interviews and a number of conversations this year inspired me to write this post. I am lucky enough to have been selected to speak at numerous events over the past few years and I am really lucky because I thoroughly enjoy doing them. The feedback I… Read more

3 comments, 242 reads

Posted in SQL DBA With A Beard on 8 August 2017