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Archives: December 2011

Re-blog – December 23 – December 29

Welcome to the Friday Re-Blog summary post.  The aim of these posts is to bring some old posts that newer readers may not have had a chance to see.  Also a chance to bring back to the forefront posts that some may have seen but forgot about.

If you have… Read more

0 comments, 552 reads

Posted in StrateSQL on 30 December 2011

SQL Saturday 99 – Confio Interview

Welcome to the seventh of a few sponsor interview posts from SQL Saturday 99.  After reading Arnie Rowland’s (Blog |@ArnieRowland) Paying For Free post, I thought it might be worthwhile to do a little bit more to interview our attendees and others to the sponsors… Read more

0 comments, 639 reads

Posted in StrateSQL on 29 December 2011

SQL MCM Study Group

Over the last few days, you may have noticed that there’s been a bit of talk about a SQL Server MCM Study Group.  In fact, Robert Davis (Blog | @SQLSoldier) tweeted about it the other day when he provided some sample corrupt databases.

You may be wondering, what… Read more

10 comments, 545 reads

Posted in StrateSQL on 26 December 2011

Re-blog – December 16 – December 22

Welcome to the Friday Re-Blog summary post.  The aim of these posts is to bring some old posts that newer readers may not have had a chance to see.  Also a chance to bring back to the forefront posts that some may have seen but forgot about.

If you have… Read more

0 comments, 285 reads

Posted in StrateSQL on 23 December 2011

The #Meme15 Round-Up

The first round of #meme15 has finished.  In total, there were eighteen people that participated.  If there were more, I missed them, just leave a comment here and I’ll update this post.  We even managed to nab a couple non-SQL people in the first go round.  Maybe next time we’ll… Read more

2 comments, 346 reads

Posted in StrateSQL on 22 December 2011

Re-blog – December 9 – December 15

Welcome to the Friday Re-Blog summary post.  The aim of these posts is to bring some old posts that newer readers may not have had a chance to see.  Also a chance to bring back to the forefront posts that some may have seen but forgot about.

If you have… Read more

0 comments, 263 reads

Posted in StrateSQL on 16 December 2011

Why Do I Blog? #meme15

As I mentioned in a post last week, a new meme has been born.  This one is dedicated to discussing and sharing tip and tricks for blogging and using social media.  This can be from a personal or professional standpoint.  The intent is that through these posts by myself… Read more

6 comments, 906 reads

Posted in StrateSQL on 15 December 2011

SQL Saturday 99 – SSWUG Interview

Welcome to the fifth of a few sponsor interview posts from SQL Saturday 99.  After reading Arnie Rowland’s (Blog | @ArnieRowland) Paying For Free post, I thought it might be worthwhile to do a little bit more to interview our attendees and others to the sponsors… Read more

0 comments, 271 reads

Posted in StrateSQL on 15 December 2011

SQL Saturday 99 – Emergent Networks Interview

Welcome to the fifth of a few sponsor interview posts from SQL Saturday 99.  After reading Arnie Rowland’s (Blog | @ArnieRowland) Paying For Free post, I thought it might be worthwhile to do a little bit more to interview our attendees and others to the sponsors… Read more

0 comments, 257 reads

Posted in StrateSQL on 13 December 2011

T-SQL Tuesday #025 – Share Your Tricks #TSQL2sDay

Another month and it’s another T-SQL Tuesday.  This month we are being hosted by Allen White (Blog | @SQLRunr) and the topic is to Share Your Tricks.

One of my favorite things to do in SQL Server is to run queries against the plan cache.  Within… Read more

1 comments, 295 reads

Posted in StrateSQL on 13 December 2011

Re-blog – December 2 – December 8

Welcome to the Friday Re-Blog summary post.  The aim of these posts is to bring some old posts that newer readers may not have had a chance to see.  Also a chance to bring back to the forefront posts that some may have seen but forgot about.

If you have… Read more

0 comments, 220 reads

Posted in StrateSQL on 9 December 2011

The #Meme15 On Social Networking

During a recent conversation with a few fellow bloggers, the conversation turned to how we each got started with blogging and social media platforms.  This led to a whole slew of questions:

  • Why do other people blog?
  • How do some bloggers keep up with publishing?
  • What do you people use…

Read more

10 comments, 245 reads

Posted in StrateSQL on 8 December 2011

SQL Saturday 99 – Data Education

Welcome to the third of a few sponsor interview posts from SQL Saturday 99.  After reading Arnie Rowland’s (Blog | @ArnieRowland) Paying For Free post, I thought it might be worthwhile to do a little bit more to interview our attendees and others to the sponsors… Read more

0 comments, 226 reads

Posted in StrateSQL on 8 December 2011

December AppDev Webcast

The new year is just around the corner.  And before you know it, we’ll have an opportunity to start moving SQL Server 2012 into production.  While we anxiously await that day, it is a good idea to make sure that you are up on the latest T-SQL enhancements that are… Read more

2 comments, 281 reads

Posted in StrateSQL on 7 December 2011

SQL Saturday 99 – RBA Consulting Interview

Welcome to the third of a few sponsor interview posts from SQL Saturday 99.  After reading Arnie Rowland’s (Blog | @ArnieRowland) Paying For Free post, I thought it might be worthwhile to do a little bit more to interview our attendees and others to the sponsors… Read more

0 comments, 271 reads

Posted in StrateSQL on 6 December 2011

December #MemeMonday

This month for #MemeMonday, Thomas LaRock (Blog | @SQLRockstar) has assigned a topic with a holiday bend to it.  The question for today is “What gift we want from Microsoft to be left under the tree?”

Some Ideas

That’s a bit of a hard one.  For starters,… Read more

2 comments, 238 reads

Posted in StrateSQL on 5 December 2011

December Monthly SQL Server Checklist

It’s the first Monday of the December, and it’s time to do a monthly checkup.  As previously mentioned, the premise of this post is to help DBAs maintain their environments by getting together a monthly checklist and running through it every month.

Now, if you were paying attention last… Read more

0 comments, 417 reads

Posted in StrateSQL on 5 December 2011

Re-blog – November 25 – December 1

Welcome to the Friday Re-Blog summary post.  The aim of these posts is to bring some old posts that newer readers may not have had a chance to see.  Also a chance to bring back to the forefront posts that some may have seen but forgot about.

If you have… Read more

0 comments, 231 reads

Posted in StrateSQL on 2 December 2011

SQL Saturday 99 – Digineer Interview

Welcome to the second of a few sponsor interview posts from SQL Saturday 99.  After reading Arnie Rowland’s (Blog | @ArnieRowland) Paying For Free post, I thought it might be worthwhile to do a little bit more to interview our attendees and others to the sponsors… Read more

0 comments, 350 reads

Posted in StrateSQL on 1 December 2011

Speaking in Colorado Springs

I’m probably going to have to put together a new SQL video, because I’ve been accepted to speak at SQL Saturday #104.  The e-mail came in last night and it appears I have two sessions for the event.  Enough about those for the moment, let’s talk about the upcoming… Read more

1 comments, 257 reads

Posted in StrateSQL on 1 December 2011