SQLGeordie

SQL Server Consultant with extensive experience in the financial, health and retail sectors. Strong in all areas of SQL Server and specialise in Security but really get my kicks from System Optimisation and Performance Tuning. Being a DBA is a thankless task at times but sadly I do enjoy it.

Organiser of the SQLNorthEast Usergroup (@SQLNE) and the Newcastle leg of SQLRelay (www.sqlrelay.co.uk) as well as trying to help out others where I can via social network (follow me @SQLGeordie)
  • Interests: Cricket, Rugby, Football

Blogs

Top 5 SQL Server VM Performance Tuning Tips – Webinar Jul 21

By

You’re invited! I’m thrilled to be co-presenting a session on the top five SQL...

The Effectiveness of Solar Estimation

By

We added a solar system to the ranch as a way to hedge against...

How do I tell if identity_insert is turned on and if so what table?

By

TLDR; The code to do this is below but it’s a bit hokey and...

Read the latest Blogs

Forums

Shared Work Spaces: Hell, Heaven, Both?

By Grant Fritchey

Comments posted to this topic are about the item Shared Work Spaces: Hell, Heaven,...

T-SQL : Slicing time Islands and gaps

By MrRobot

Hello, Consider the following table that gives the validity dates of an item :...

Migrate the SSIS Catalog in Just a Few Clicks

By Kunal Rathi

Comments posted to this topic are about the item Migrate the SSIS Catalog in...

Visit the forum

Ask SSC Logo Ask SSC

SQL Server Q&A from the SQLServerCentral community

Get answers