relatively simple mode, median, mean

Here's a sample script to help you get some generic mode, median, and mean statistics for something. In my example, I'm getting the number of days something takes to start and stop some task. The idea is that I'd have a fairly short list of jobs, and record would record the job id, and start/stop […]

2006-08-17 (first published: )

946 reads

Change column collations back to database default

This script will create a single-line ALTER TABLE statement for each column in any table to change the collation to match the 'database default'. This is best accomplished in the Query Analyzer -- simply run the script, select all the records, and paste them into a new window to run them.

2005-12-29 (first published: )

1,039 reads

Large auto-job-creation script for adding backups

This script creates a stored proc that was intended to run from a trigger on the master..sysdatabases for each database creation. Alas. It will create three jobs for each database you apply it to. First, it'll create a job to run a full backup each Sun, at 5am (see below). Those backups will be retained […]

2004-12-16 (first published: )

369 reads

Blogs

Clustering SAP #ASCS and #ERS on #AWS using Windows Server Failover Clustering

By

When ensuring high availability for SAP ASCS and ERS running on WIndows Server, the...

Ethics in Modern Data at the Baton Rouge Analytics and Intelligence Network (BRAIN)

By

On July 27, Christine and I will present our joint presentation on Ethics in...

Heading Font Weights and List View Toggles Arrive in Block Editor and WordPress 5.8

By

With the WordPress 5.8 release, we're starting to introduce features that overall improve your...

Read the latest Blogs

Forums

convert hours into decimal

By jeannier1975

i have a formula that calculates the difference between two dates and tells me...

Get charges percentage per entity\channel

By Bruin

I trying to figure out what percentage of the total charge for a ME...

How to find islands and get max and min range values

By itlk

I am trying to create groups for each Name and save the max and...

Visit the forum

Ask SSC

SQL Server Q&A from the SQLServerCentral community

Get answers