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Archives: July 2011

Re-blog – July 22-July 28

As I mentioned in the introductory post, I’m summarizing posts from previous years in the the past week.  Some posts of interest that you may want to check out are:

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Posted in StrateSQL on 29 July 2011

I’ve Got A “SQLSat” In Kalamazoo

Last night I received an e-mail letting me know that I’ll be presenting at SQL Saturday #84 in Kalamazoo, MI.  Besides myself, this is shaping up to be quite an event.  The schedule of sessions and list of speakers has been published.

I’ll be presenting on the following… Read more

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Posted in StrateSQL on 22 July 2011

Re-blog – July 15-July 21

As I mentioned in the introductory post, I’m summarizing posts from previous years in the the past week.  Oddly enough, in four years of blogging I’ve not blogged in this week before – guess I’ll need to do something about that.

Maybe they’ll be better luck next week…

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Posted in StrateSQL on 22 July 2011

SSWUG Spring Conference Speaker Ratings

This spring I presented a few sessions at the spring SSWUG virtual conference – DBTechCon.  Now that the event is over, I’ve received some feedback from the attendees and I thought I’d share it here. 

Overall, the responses back were great.  The approach for the Profiler versus Extended Events… Read more

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Posted in StrateSQL on 21 July 2011

Announcing SQL Saturday #99

Seriously, what’s going on in Minnesota?  Our government is shut down and… we are hosting a SQL Saturday on a Friday (again).  We are shaking up our event a little bit over last year though… instead of a casino, we’re moving the event to a local church.

Sessions

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Posted in StrateSQL on 20 July 2011

Got Married, Got Behind

No posts in a couple weeks, except the Re-Blogs.  Guess the running around and getting married I did last week had an effect on the blog.  Since it took up a lot of the last couple of weeks I thought I might share some of the highlights.

  1. Most importantly, I…

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Posted in StrateSQL on 20 July 2011

Re-blog – July 8-July 14

As I mentioned in the introductory post, I’m summarizing posts from previous years in the the past week.  Some posts of interest that you may want to check out are:

  • Index Size and Usage (7/10/2008) – Query to determine size and usage of an index.  This one I’ve used…

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Posted in StrateSQL on 15 July 2011

Re-blog – July 1-July 7

As I mentioned in the introductory post, I’m summarizing posts from previous years in the the past week.  Some posts of interest that you may want to check out are:

Enjoy.

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Posted in StrateSQL on 8 July 2011

July Monthly SQL Server Checklist

It’s a new month, and time to check out your SQL Servers to make sure everything is configured and working properly.  Originally, I had planned to put this out on the first Monday of every month.  The trouble is, yesterday was a US holiday and I was likely jet skiing.… Read more

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Posted in StrateSQL on 5 July 2011

2011 SQL Server MVP Award

Thanks Microsoft for awarding me the MVP for SQL Server for the third year in a row.  It’s a great honor to receive the MVP award and I appreciate the recognition from Microsoft. 

I’d also like to thank those that have read my blogs, attended my sessions, and basically allowed… Read more

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Posted in StrateSQL on 4 July 2011

Re-blog – June 24-June 30

As I mentioned in the introductory post, I’m summarizing posts from previous years in the the past week.  Some posts of interest that you may want to check out are:

  • Why’d That Job Fail? (6/26/2010) – SQL Agent Job advanced options to get job failure information.  A best practice…

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Posted in StrateSQL on 1 July 2011