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Query Progress Tracking in SQL Server for the DBA VC

This past Wednesday, I delivered my session, “Query Progress Tracking in SQL Server” to the DBA Virtual Chapter. The session covers...  Read more...
By Matan_Yungman 2015/05/29 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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005 – Antiques Roadshow - WaterOx Consulting

Reading Time: 4 minutesAre You Running An Antiques Roadshow? In WOxPod!, episode # 005 –... The post 005 – Antiques Roadshow appeared first...  Read more...
By WaterOx 2015/05/29 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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hey its time for 2016!!!

Hi all Yeah its true microsoft announced SQL server 2016 cp2 has been released to public and also we can...  Read more...
By Vinay Thakur-585143 2015/05/29 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Installing SQL Server 2016 CTP2 – UI Changes

SQL Server 2016 CTP2 public build was released by Microsoft yesterday, and if you haven’t downloaded it yet, then drop everything(No,...  Read more...
By AnupWarrier 2015/05/29 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Refactoring Mistakes Are Why We Write Tests

I wrote a short piece the other day trying to show how one can use tSQLt to test code. It’s...  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/05/29 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Book Review: Connected

I heard about Connected from a show on NPR (Yes, I listen to NPR, why do people keep saying that?)....  Read more...
By Grant Fritchey 2015/05/29 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Earning my MCSE: Business Intelligence Certification

I earned my MCSE: Business Intelligence Certification on May 27, 2015. It was a long road, but I did it....  Read more...
By Angela Henry 2015/05/28 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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SQL Server 2008 R2 SP3 Install Errors

Whenever it is time to install a service pack every DBA silently hopes that nothing will go wrong.  I would...  Read more...
By SQLRUs 2015/05/28 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Creating a SQL 2016 CTP2 Virtual Machine in Azure

With the CTP2 of SQL Server 2016 now released you may be eager to try it out.  One of the...  Read more...
By Devin Knight 2015/05/28 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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SQL Server 2016 Live Query Statistics

So now that SQL Server 2016 CTP2 is released to the public we can all finally play with all the...  Read more...
By Enrico van de Laar 2015/05/28 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Microsoft Azure SQL Databases – Power and Performance

By David Postlethwaite On the Database Scale page we can decide on the performance level that we want our database to...  Read more...
By David Postlethwaite 2015/05/28 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Integrating Other Data Mining Tools with SQL Server, Part 1.1: The Weaknesses of WEKA

By Steve Bolton …………The same rules that applied to my amateur mistutorial series on A Rickety Stairway to SQL Server Data...  Read more...
By SQLServerSteve 2015/05/28 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Extending your metadata with Extended Properties

Ever wanted to put a comment on a table? Or maybe even a column? How about an expiration date on...  Read more...
By Kenneth Fisher 2015/05/28 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Creating an Azure SQL Database

By David Postlethwaite Once you have logged in to the Azure Management Portal you can start to  create an Azure SQL...  Read more...
By David Postlethwaite 2015/05/28 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Visualizing the Tally Table

I was reading Dwain Camps’ article on Time Slots and thought it was a very interesting solution to a problem...  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/05/27 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Columnstore Indexes – part 54 (“Thoughts on upcoming improvements in SQL Server 2016?)

Continuation from the previous 53 parts, the whole series can be found at http://www.nikoport.com/columnstore/ This is a not very deep...  Read more...
By Niko Neugebauer 2015/05/27 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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How an MPP appliance solution can improve your future

Massive parallel processing (MPP) is the future for data warehousing. So what is MPP?  SQL Server is a Symmetric Multiprocessing (SMP) solution, which...  Read more...
By 2015/05/27 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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SQL F.A.D. – CSV List of Columns - WaterOx Consulting

Reading Time: 2 minutesI had a project once that was using change data capture (CDC)... The post SQL F.A.D. – CSV List...  Read more...
By WaterOx 2015/05/27 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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PASS Board Update: May 2015

I’ve had a busy month on the Board. You may have seen some tweets going by about our compliance with international...  Read more...
By Grant Fritchey 2015/05/27 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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Speaking at ITPROceed 2015

This year I have the opportunity again to speak at ITPROceed, the biggest (Microsoft-related) conference in Belgium for the IT...  Read more...
By Koen Verbeeck 2015/05/27 | Source: SQLServerCentral Blogs | Category: blogs
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