Tim Mitchell is a business intelligence consultant, author, trainer, and SQL Server MVP with over a decade of data management experience. He is a partner with Linchpin People and is the principal of Tyleris Data Solutions.
Tim has spoken at international and local events including the SQL PASS Summit, SQLBits, SQL Connections, along with dozens of tech fests, code camps, and SQL Saturday events. He is coauthor of the book SSIS Design Patterns, and is a contributing author on MVP Deep Dives 2.
Archives: March 2010
I've been using the scripting tools in SSIS for some time, but I came across something today that I can't quite explain. I normally don't posts unresolved problems on my blog, but I'm trying out a strategy suggested by my friend Lee Everest by sharing unfinished work in the hopes… Read more
Did you know that PASS has virtual chapters, allowing members to participate in virtual meetings that are geographically agnostic? One such group is the PASS BI Virtual Chapter which serves those interested in SQL Server business intelligence related topics. Meetings are held via LiveMeeting, typically on a weekday around midday… Read more
Just a quick reminder that registration is still open for SQL Saturday #35 in Dallas. This event will be held at the Region 10 Education Service Center in Richardson on May 22, just over two months from now.
We’ve had a lot of excellent sessions submitted from scores of industry… Read more
Join us this Thursday, March 18th for our monthly NTSSUG meeting. SQL Server MVP Sean McCown will be continuing his series on Ground Zero SSIS at 6:00pm.
Our guest speaker will be Drew Minkin, who will be presenting a session on SQL Server data mining:
Data Mining for SQL Developers Read more
So I’ve discovered another benefit of being a technical blogger. Not only do you get some kudos when you write something that helps someone else, but if you offer up a less-than-optimal solution, you’ll get some suggestions on how it can be done better. I’ve had my share of the… Read more