Archives: November 2009
After the first 2 official days of the Summit the brain is already on overload and then the second part of the keynote by Dr. Dewitt and 45 minutes of Itzik Ben-Gan’s tips and tricks totally fried my brain.
I arrived and sat with Bob Hovious with the plan to… Read more
I actually slept in on Wednesday until 6am. This was a change from being wide awake at 4am. I made my way over to the convention center and was
roped into invited to an informal meeting of bloggers with Andy Warren (@sqlandy) and a member of the PASS marketing team. … Read more
Finally time for the sessions to begin after a day and a half in Seattle being overwhelmed by the people that I’ve had the opportunity to meet.
Getting to Seattle
I started my travels to the PASS Summit at about 9:30 am (EST) on Sunday and arrived at the Sheraton in Seattle at about 6:30 pm (PST) Sunday. It was an uneventful trip on Southwest from Orlando to Albuquerque, then on to Seattle. On the second leg… Read more
This is a follow up to Maintaining Security and Performance using Stored Procedures Part I – Using EXECUTE AS because of a comment on that post on the SQLServerCentral syndicated feed by Ken Lee. He commented:
Like the technique, not the example. ISNULL() is a function, it forces the where…