Jason Brimhall

Implicit Conversion Fail

Implicit conversions are not uncommon in the computing world and can be viewed as kind of a fail-safe for when we don't quite follow decent practices when designing the...

2019-05-31

Puzzles and Daily Trivia

One of my favorite database automations is to send trivia style questions daily. This helps me to mentor and assess other dba talent within an organization without being too...

2019-05-31 (first published: )

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Event Log File Paths

How does one consistently find the correct path to the Extended Event Log file (XEL file)? This article shows a thorough method to capture that information for all sessions...

2019-05-20

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Event Log File Paths

How does one consistently find the correct path to the Extended Event Log file (XEL file)? This article shows a thorough method to capture that information for all sessions...

2019-05-20

Puzzles and Daily Trivia

One of my favorite database automations is to send trivia style questions daily. This helps me to mentor and assess other dba talent within an organization without being too...

2019-05-14

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What does the Machine Learning process look like?

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This is the second article in the Machine Learning area. I have explained a...

Azure Cosmos DB: real-time data movement using Change Feed and Azure Functions

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In this article, we will focus on creating a data pipeline to ETL (Extract,...

Quick 6 month check – how are those learning goals going…?

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So in January I wrote a blog post on some goals I had this...

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