Tony Davis

  • Interests: football, modern literature, real ale

What’s New in SQL Monitor 10?

SQL Monitor 10 packs a lot more under the hood in terms of connectivity, establishing cause-and-effect, and alerting. This article provides the high-level tour of the features we've introduced or improved, and why.

2020-03-20

Swallowing the Camel

There is a paradox in the nature of the abstractions that many developers want when dealing with databases. They will strain at the gnat, but swallow a camel (Matthew 23:24). Whereas they will recoil with horror when a DBA suggests that an abstraction layer based on views, functions and procedures in a separate database schema […]

2014-09-15

167 reads

Blogs

Data Saturday #8–Southwest US

By

I am very excited to announce that I will be speaking for Data Saturday...

Data Weekender v3.1

By

I am super excited about this new version of Data Weekender, coming up on...

Thanks Kathi and Mala

By

I have to thank Kathi and Mala for putting on the WIT Mental Health...

Read the latest Blogs

Forums

Checking Up on Vendors

By Steve Jones - SSC Editor

Comments posted to this topic are about the item Checking Up on Vendors, which...

SQL 2016 - Need help with complex calculations based on paycodes - New Changes

By DiabloSlayer

Hello Friends, Posting this for help as the client made more requirement changes. I...

Daily Autocheck for SQL instances

By mtz676

[System.Data.Sql.SqlDataSourceEnumerator]::Instance.GetDataSources() | SELECT ServerName | Format-Table -HideTableHeaders The above code is not returning all...

Visit the forum

Ask SSC

SQL Server Q&A from the SQLServerCentral community

Get answers