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The Voice of the DBA

Steve Jones is the editor of and visits a wide variety of data related topics in his daily editorial. Steve has spent years working as a DBA and general purpose Windows administrator, primarily working with SQL Server since it was ported from Sybase in 1990. You can follow Steve on Twitter at

Archives: June 2005

To Blog or Not To Blog

Blogging seemed like a big deal in 2004. At the 2003 PASS Summit, we were told by Microsoft that they were setting up sqlJunkies as their external site and it would include blogs. We were less than impressed, but as more and more sites started adding them as a service,… Read more

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Posted in The Voice of the DBA on 29 June 2005

My First Blog!

At least here :) Normally I blog over at

That's usually personal stuff going on in my life, so I'll try to keep this SQL Server and related.

We started this after a lot of debate and I'll get to that soon. The impetus to actually get it…

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Posted in The Voice of the DBA on 28 June 2005