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"If you have a privileged account, you better be really careful about opening any attachments from email."
It may be a better practice to not use the privileged account for email...
August 20, 2019 at 1:09 pm
March 19, 2018 at 1:29 pm
... each of us wants a job, needs to get a job, and don't want to do anything that might jeopardize our chances. However taking a job that's a bad...
October 4, 2016 at 8:29 am
Just a few hundred years ago people thought it was dangerous to hop on a wind-driven ship with sails in hopes of making it to the "new world" in a...
August 15, 2016 at 8:14 am
Just yesterday, I was trying to find objects that referenced certain text. Here's an example of what I used.
SCHEMA_NAME(O.SCHEMA_ID) As [Schema...
July 27, 2016 at 8:38 am
Thanks for the question and particularly the title. 😉
June 10, 2016 at 6:30 am
Jack Corbett (9/21/2015)
September 21, 2015 at 9:56 am
The counter offer decision has become very easy for me. I never take it. In over 30 years of experience and many moves, I've always been better off...
September 18, 2015 at 6:29 am
A good question to ask during an interview – when was the most recent salary analysis done for the position in the local market? That may give you information, leverage,...
June 5, 2015 at 7:27 am
Company X has offered me $yyyyy. Will you match it?
... "No one wants to be put in a corner, and I would be likely to let you move on if...
June 3, 2015 at 6:20 am
8 years ago we were 100% physical SQL servers. Now we are 100% virtual. The performance of our applications running on the virtual SQL servers is measurably better today.
May 8, 2015 at 6:29 am
Thanks for the script.
There is also a point-and-click method by right-clicking a table in SSMS and selecting View Dependencies.
April 10, 2015 at 6:51 am
Yet Another DBA (3/26/2015)
If the GUIDs make life for the developer easier and less bug prone then good, as long as the performance is good enough with some leeway for...
March 26, 2015 at 8:21 am
In my more than 3 decades of database design, development, and administration I have never used GUIDs in any of my systems. I did have this debate with a...
March 24, 2015 at 8:07 am
I got it right but I don't think Steve got the answer to his question.
Steve asked the simplest request: how many users on the website?
I would interpret that question to...
February 18, 2015 at 7:13 am