Andy Warren

I'm Andy Warren, currently a SQL Server trainer with End to End Training. Over the past few years I've been a developer, DBA, and IT Director. I was one of the original founders of SQLServerCentral.com and helped grow that community from zero to about 300k members before deciding to move on to other ventures.

Platforms for Events

in my last post I wrote about thinking of the tools as being a separate thing from the event. Not a complicated concept, but does it matter? Maybe. Let...

2021-01-16

35 reads

The End of PASS

I think our profession was the better for having a professional association, even if it never quite did as much as I wanted it to. I put a lot...

2021-01-16

89 reads

Splitting up the Mission of PASS

Following up on Should There Be A Successor to PASS? I have a couple more thoughts. One of the many complaints about PASS over the years was about perceived value....

2021-01-04 (first published: )

471 reads

The 2021 Plan for SQLOrlando

Over the past couple years we’ve been slowly evolving from a fairly adhoc plan of doing what we did last year to a semi structured plan that was mainly...

2020-12-20

11 reads

Blogs

Azure Platform Series: cloudshell code -your (brilliant) online editor

By

This post is about code which is an online editor you can use with...

Bash: ^^}: bad substitution – upgrade your Bash version (macOS)

By

This blog post is about a situation where you are capitalising an argument in...

Azure Platform Series “You have exceeded the maximum amount of scale changes within the past hour”

By

This blog post relates to where you might be doing scale operations of your...

Read the latest Blogs

Forums

Error in bcp query out

By SQL_Surfer

I've been playing around wiht bcp out the data into csv file but been...

Multi subnet failover cluster

By sqlguru

My goal is to have an FCI across 2 nodes with shared storage (node...

Power Query or SQL Server? Which, when and why

By vsanchezjauregui

Comments posted to this topic are about the item Power Query or SQL Server?...

Visit the forum

Ask SSC

SQL Server Q&A from the SQLServerCentral community

Get answers

Question of the Day

Strange Code

See possible answers