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...

2021-01-28 (first published: )

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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

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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: )

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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

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Blogs

2020 Advent of Code–Day 3

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This series looks at the Advent of Code challenges. As one of my goals,...

Welcome to the Azure Data Community, empowered by Microsoft

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After the Professional Association of SQL Server (PASS) unceremoniously closed down in January this...

Daily Coping 24 Feb 2021

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I started to add a daily coping tip to the SQLServerCentral newsletter and to...

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Long SSIS job failed with connection failure

By sqlfriend

I have a long ETL SSIS process, one step is to call a web...

Minimal Downtime Storage Migration of Large Databases

By Dinesh Karunarathna

Comments posted to this topic are about the item Minimal Downtime Storage Migration of...

Some questions regarding Service Broker

By kramaswamy

Hi all, I have a third-party database/application that I'm attempting to augment with functionality...

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