Monica Rathbun

Monica lives in Virginia and is a Microsoft MVP for Data Platform. She has over 15 years of experience working with a wide variety of database platforms with a focus on SQL Server. She is a frequent speaker at IT industry conferences on topics including performance tuning and configuration management. She is the Leader of the Hampton Roads SQL Server User Group and a Mid-Atlantic PASS Regional Mentor. She is passionate about SQL Server and the SQL Server community, doing anything she can to give back. Monica can always be found on Twitter (@sqlespresso) handing out helpful tips.

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Using Git Prune–#SQLNewBlogger

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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)

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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.

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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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