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Archives: October 2013

Last Weeks Top “Reading” Links #55

Monday morning and it’s time for weekly round-up.  If you follow me on twitter (@StrateSQL), you’ll know that throughout the day I tweet out some links of things I find interesting.  While these links aren’t the answer to life, the universe, and everything, they do share a few… Read more

1 comments, 386 reads

Posted in StrateSQL on 28 October 2013

Reblog: October 18 to October 24

I’ve always been a fan of the feeling when I find an old blog post that’s got just the information that I need to solve a problem or answer a question.  It’s that whole “cha-ching” – buried treasure! feeling.  That’s kind of the aim of this blog post.  To provide… Read more

0 comments, 353 reads

Posted in StrateSQL on 25 October 2013

Webcast Follow-Up: How Do Non-Clustered Indexes Improve Performance?

Earlier this month, I presented a session for Pragmatic Works Training on the T’s on the selecting the clustered index for a table in a SQL Server database.  In the session, titled How Do Non-Clustered Indexes Improve Performance?, in this session I discussed the patterns around non-clustered indexes and… Read more

1 comments, 361 reads

Posted in StrateSQL on 23 October 2013

Webcast Follow-Up: Choosing Your Clustered Index

Earlier this month, I presented a session for Pragmatic Works Training on the T’s on the selecting the clustered index for a table in a SQL Server database.  In the session, titled Choosing Your Clustered Index, in this session I discussed the patterns around choosing clustered indexes and why… Read more

3 comments, 319 reads

Posted in StrateSQL on 23 October 2013

Last Weeks Top “Reading” Links #54

Monday morning and it’s time for weekly round-up.  If you follow me on twitter (@StrateSQL), you’ll know that throughout the day I tweet out some links of things I find interesting.  While these links aren’t the answer to life, the universe, and everything, they do share a few… Read more

1 comments, 278 reads

Posted in StrateSQL on 21 October 2013

Reblog: October 11 to October 17

I’ve always been a fan of the feeling when I find an old blog post that’s got just the information that I need to solve a problem or answer a question.  It’s that whole “cha-ching” – buried treasure! feeling.  That’s kind of the aim of this blog post.  To provide… Read more

0 comments, 228 reads

Posted in StrateSQL on 18 October 2013

October 2013 – Monthly SQL Server Checklist

It’s not the first Monday of October, instead it’s the second Tuesday (oops, had Wednesday in here originally).  As we are all busy from time to time, last week’s post managed to slip my mind.  I was wrapped up with preparing for a birthday and Parallel Data Warehouse training.

Many… Read more

1 comments, 161 reads

Posted in StrateSQL on 15 October 2013

Last Weeks Top “Reading” Links #53

Monday morning and it’s time for weekly round-up.  If you follow me on twitter (@StrateSQL), you’ll know that throughout the day I tweet out some links of things I find interesting.  While these links aren’t the answer to life, the universe, and everything, they do share a few… Read more

1 comments, 249 reads

Posted in StrateSQL on 14 October 2013

Reblog: October 4 to October 10

I’ve always been a fan of the feeling when I find an old blog post that’s got just the information that I need to solve a problem or answer a question.  It’s that whole “cha-ching” – buried treasure! feeling.  That’s kind of the aim of this blog post.  To provide… Read more

1 comments, 209 reads

Posted in StrateSQL on 11 October 2013

I’m 40 and I’ve Had Enough

I’m not old, but I did turn 40 today.  If you ask my kids, they are likely to say that I’ve gotten crabby over the past few years.  I haven’t shaken my fist at any pesky teenagers, but I’ve sure complained about thumping cars a time or two.

Since a… Read more

8 comments, 285 reads

Posted in StrateSQL on 11 October 2013

Can You Dig It? – Find All Plans for a Database

She Can Dig It!

With today’s SQL Server instances, there easily be anywhere from a dozen to a hundred databases on a single SQL Server instance.  In fact, on my laptop, I currently have almost two dozen databases and these are just from working on projects. Setup a SharePoint server… Read more

2 comments, 263 reads

Posted in StrateSQL on 7 October 2013

Last Weeks Top “Reading” Links #52

Monday morning and it’s time for weekly round-up.  If you follow me on twitter (@StrateSQL), you’ll know that throughout the day I tweet out some links of things I find interesting.  While these links aren’t the answer to life, the universe, and everything, they do share a few… Read more

0 comments, 333 reads

Posted in StrateSQL on 7 October 2013

Reblog: September 27 to October 3

I’ve always been a fan of the feeling when I find an old blog post that’s got just the information that I need to solve a problem or answer a question.  It’s that whole “cha-ching” – buried treasure! feeling.  That’s kind of the aim of this blog post.  To provide… Read more

1 comments, 312 reads

Posted in StrateSQL on 4 October 2013