Chris Yates

Chris Yates is a Database Administration Manager with over thirteen years of experience in the SQL industry. His experience includes design and implementation of both OLTP and OLAP solutions as well as assessment and implementation of SQL Server environments for best practices, performance, and high availability solutions accompanied by a strong development background. He enjoys helping others in the SQL Server community and does this by contributing on several SQL forums, creating “The SQL Professor”, and speaking at several SQL functions. His passion and focus is not only with technology but also helping others along their way and career path.

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Using Git Prune–#SQLNewBlogger

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As I’ve been working with SQL Saturday and managing changes to events, I’ve accumulated...

Microsoft Purview new data governance features

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Starting last week is a rollout of the public preview of a new and...

SQL Database Administration: Not For Everyone (But Maybe It’s for You)

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Let's get one thing straight: database administration isn't the most glamorous tech job out...

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Do I need a recursive query for this? bill of materials (sort of)

By pietlinden

I am working on a data warehouse project for a bakery. For the most...

Do I need a recursive query for this? bill of materials (sort of)

By pietlinden

I am working on a data warehouse project for a bakery. For the most...

Create Copy of DB in same server.

By terry999

Hi I want to create a copy of a DB on the same server....

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Restoring the Resource Database

How can I restore a version of the Resource Database in SQL Server 2022?

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