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I reviewed the list and found that I have only been to 3. But unlike many people, I really have no desire to increase that number.
When I plan to vacation,...
May 2, 2022 at 12:35 pm
Agreed, none of the answers is correct.
April 11, 2022 at 1:42 pm
You should be using Power BI DESKTOP. It is completely free and a great tool.
Since you stated that you are using it yourself and not sharing the visuals with anyone,...
February 25, 2022 at 12:49 pm
ScottPletcher wrote:It's not "your" db. It's a company resource.
It's not "your" db. It's a company resource.
I understand what you are saying. Legally that is correct. But when I am the one that receives the fallout from an audit, my...
July 16, 2021 at 11:56 am
"Lies, damned lies and statistics"
I wanted to credit the original author of that phrase, but it appears that it is in question. It was popularized by Mark Twain.
June 21, 2021 at 2:25 pm
I don't dread going back into the office, but I don't desire it either. I have gotten really used to working remotely 100% of the time and don't miss the...
January 4, 2021 at 1:05 pm
I have been reading that DBAs are going to go away as well. The first time that I read that was probably 20 years ago.
Don't worry about the career going...
October 6, 2020 at 12:11 pm
WHERE SS.SalesQty <> 0
to Anthony's query.
September 3, 2020 at 5:55 pm
Here's my two cents.
Becoming knowledgeable (not necessarily proficient) is valuable. It is not necessarily an either/or decision at first. Explore both then pick the one that interests you most. Other...
August 12, 2020 at 12:53 pm
The use of synonyms is a great suggestion.
I had not used synonyms until recently. I am using them to mask table name variations in SAP HANA DB. This seems like...
July 16, 2020 at 12:50 pm
It seems that it is much easier to identify worst days than best days. I guess that is because they stand out more in our memory.
But thinking back, I realize...
July 2, 2020 at 12:03 pm
That is a wonderful suggestion for a starting point. I think I am going to incorporate it into the next interview that I do.
June 30, 2020 at 12:07 pm
Hi Steve -
I am blessed. Both my wife and I have been able to keep our jobs and work remotely through this shutdown. We have not had much change to...
June 16, 2020 at 12:17 pm
You state that 300 stored procedures access that sensitive data. This seems like a great opportunity to review whether those stored procedures should access it. In some cases the answer...
May 4, 2020 at 8:57 pm
I had not seen this transformation before, but happen to be taking a course with an element of natural language processing right now. There are actually 6 tokens here....
April 22, 2016 at 6:41 am