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Could not agree more! btw... I intended to click '5 stars', mouse slipped, and clicked 2... could not find a way to update to 5... apologies!!!!
September 4, 2019 at 2:11 am
I come from a manufacturing operations background. DevOps applies many concepts of the Toyota Production System (aka 'just in time') that have been honed by that company since the middle...
June 11, 2019 at 12:25 pm
Very appropriately titled 🙂 I use tinyints in some specific cases, and had not realized they are not allowed to go negative. I will certainly take that into consideration moving...
February 5, 2019 at 4:38 am
I agree with all of the reasons given for use of surrogate keys. Two thoughts come up for me...
October 1, 2018 at 8:00 am
Very eloquently said. Agree 100%.
November 18, 2016 at 11:36 am
Completely agree. Had never thought of it in the sense you present of "job A" v. "job B".... that's a nice way to think about it.
November 18, 2016 at 6:37 am
Thank you! for the post! I've been intending to start learning how to work in Azure, but wasn't real sure where to start, and have not had time to...
June 16, 2016 at 5:34 am
Thanks for the very clean example giving a basic understanding of the potential impact of type conversions. Enjoyed it!
July 14, 2015 at 9:39 am
I agree with bwild that learning DAX "all comes down to whether you want to learn something new and spend the time getting there or not". I am also...
January 15, 2015 at 8:22 am
July 17, 2013 at 6:12 am
Jeff Moden (7/15/2013)
It's probably not the answer you're looking for but I'd recommend talking with the DBA to get some decent utility code promoted so people can do their job....
July 16, 2013 at 4:58 am
Agree completely, but wasn't sure a better alternative (the excel method has been worse for users than the CTE method so far). What would you recommend, assuming no write...
July 15, 2013 at 12:47 pm
Thanks for the well written, clear, and simple tutorial. I use CTE's a lot as they've proven very useful when needing to manipulate data without write access in a...
July 15, 2013 at 9:12 am
Interesting and good to know! I come from a functional background, and when I encountered this did not know it was a 'standard' way to do things. At...
August 23, 2012 at 5:54 am