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Call Me, Maybe

Rodney Landrum on his week of responding nicely to unsolicited sales calls.  Read more...
By Rodney Landrum 2014/04/14 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Five Rules For Successful Conversations With Developers

In this piece, Josh follows up on his earlier article about smoothing DBA/Developer interactions, this time from the side of the developers.  Read more...
By Joshua Feierman 2014/02/07 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: dba
Rating: |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 8,145 reads

Find Text in all columns of all tables in a Database

Will find the Table Name, Column Name and the number of occurances some text appears in a database.  Read more...
By Joshua A. Walker 2013/12/20 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: miscellaneous
Rating: |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 8,298 reads

The Big Data DBA

Many IT enterprises are starting pilot projects to implement big data solutions. This article highlights what you need to know to check if you're ready to support these efforts, and integrate them into your current architecture, processes, and standards.  Read more...
By Additional Articles 2013/08/02 | Source: Database Journal | Category: big data
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Get IP Addresses of all Hostnames using SQL Server

To get the IP addresses of Multiple hostnames from below stored procedure.  Read more...
By Sumit Agarwal 2013/05/02 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: dba
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What Counts for a DBA: Amnesia

Louis Davidson explains why DBAs often need a healthy dose of selective, enforced amnesia about the pain of previous failures.  Read more...
By Louis Davidson (@drsql) 2013/01/07 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Never update systems tables directly - a study in Agent job scheduling

It is often recommended that system tables should not be updated directly. Presenting a case in point built around nightly job configuration in order to demonstrate the possible issues with updating system tables directly.  Read more...
By Nakul Vachhrajani 2012/09/17 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: sql server agent
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The Ego, the Id and the DBA

In most organizations, the DBA team is seriously outnumbered by headstrong developers and clock driven managers, and "great" DBAs will often be outnumbered by...well...the not so great. In order to be heard in this environment, a DBA will not only need to be very skilled, but will also need a healthy dose of ego.  Read more...
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It's the Journey...

The story of how Shawn McGehee's journey to becoming a DBA started is just one among many thousands, so let's hear yours too!  Read more...
By Shawn McGehee 2012/07/09 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Guide To MCITP: SQL Server 2008 Administration

Find out what you need to learn for the SQL Server 2008 Administration certification exams.  Read more...
By Mike McQuillan 2011/08/05 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: mcts
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sp_who3

A compatibility view for DBAs used to using sp_who2  Read more...
By gerhard-356547 2011/08/01 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: administration
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Part 1: The Database Administrator's Primary Responsibility

SQL Server Essentials Part 1: A look at the key responsibility of a DBA and why it is so vital.  Read more...
By John Sansom 2011/04/22 (first published: 2009/09/14) | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: dba
Rating: |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 23,637 reads

Find Text in all columns of all tables in a Database

Will find the Table Name, Column Name and the number of occurances some text appears in a database.  Read more...
By Joshua A. Walker 2013/12/20 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: miscellaneous
Rating: |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 8,298 reads

End of October Free Training from PASS Virtual Chapters

This wraps up the last of the free training the PASS Virtual Chapters are providing in October.  Read more...
By Aaron Nelson 2010/10/25 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: free training
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Another sp_who3

Get processes run and the command.  Read more...
By Kristian Ask 2010/10/07 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: dba
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Late September Free Training from PASS VCs

The DBA and Virtualization Virtual Chapters hope that last weeks 24 Hours of PASS got you in the mood for more free training. Here's what they have on tap for you this week:   Read more...
By Press Release 2010/09/21 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: pass
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Another sp_who3

Get processes run and the command.  Read more...
By Kristian Ask 2010/10/07 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: dba
Rating: |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 4,081 reads

EXECute SQL Commands over entire sets of parameters!

A super-powered EXEC on steroids, the Power Tool every DBA wants for Christmas.  Read more...
By RBarry Young 2010/03/16 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: administration
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The Sixty-Second Guide to becoming a SQL Server DBA

So you want to be a DBA, but don't know where to start learning what you need to know? R. Barry Young brings you a sixty second guide for how to get moving.  Read more...
By RBarry Young 2009/12/04 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: dba
Rating: |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 16,324 reads

Interview with the Scary DBA – Grant Fritchey

With Halloween so near, we thought it would be a good time to find out more about the so-called Scary DBA, Grant Fritchey, who's been working in IT for 20 years now. He writes for SQL Server Central, Simple-Talk and SQL Server Standard, and was awarded MVP status earlier this year. We sent Richard Morris to meet him.  Read more...
By Additional Articles 2009/10/30 | Source: SimpleTalk | Category: interviews
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