Archives: October 2012
A while back, I wrote a simple little query that lets you Get Index Included Column Info (because sp_help and sp_helpindex only show non-included index columns). More recently, I’ve been wanting not only a better way to look at index information, but a way to compare indexes…for example, to find… Read more
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This week we’re starting up a health and weight loss competition that I hereby dub #PASSGameOn, because it ends right before PASS Summit (no, you don’t have to attend PASS to participate). Tom LaRock (Twitter, blog) and I are hosting!
Here’s what… Read more
Last week, Sri Sridharan (Twitter, blog) and I sat down on the Internet to talk about his run for the PASS Board of Directors. Due to various difficulties*, the resulting video is a
ridiculous-looking hack bit cobbled together, but the audio’s just fine. And really, isn’t it… Read more
Last week I received this comment/question from one of my fabulous First Timers:
I have a good natured question coming from an jaded old bitter DBA, what’s all the hype? I’ve been to a few conferences and I usually just show up, find the interesting or necessary presentations and go…
Hi there ho there everybody! It’s less than
five (FIVE!) three (THREE!) one (ONE!!) week until the 2012 PASS Summit in Seattle, I am now the Fearless Leader for a group of PASS Summit First-Timers! Again! This is the page wherein I record all of my sage advice and… Read more