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Same as you this year Steve - there are some decent reductions on security cameras so I'm extending coverage, which I was looking to do anyway.
I think it's rare these...
November 24, 2023 at 4:49 pm
I use singular - but will happily work with anything other than the naming convention of Oracle JDE tables I once had to work with - F0411, F300261 etc. Yeah,...
November 23, 2023 at 6:35 pm
For personal use at least, I feel like CPUs have been 'good enough' for some years. My desktop still has an i5-2500k from 2011, and my laptop has a i3...
January 9, 2023 at 5:23 pm
I love building PCs still - though I rarely get to do it as I don't upgrade that much these days. Especially as it's a lot safer than it was...
June 12, 2022 at 10:55 am
They seem to be on their way out. Some shops I've worked at or known through colleagues had no SSAS (but plenty of databases and a DW), and of the...
June 6, 2022 at 11:44 pm
Certification is a learning path that forces you out of your comfort zone.When I see someone with certs on their resume, I at least know they tried to get...
June 5, 2022 at 12:05 pm
At my last company we had two aspects to interviews - both some canned HR type stuff and the technical side.
For the technical part, I'd modified an existing list of...
June 5, 2022 at 11:38 am
"It doesn't hurt to remember that sometimes when all you can hear around you is people shouting about what's new"
Especially now - both with the stream of new things in...
November 13, 2021 at 10:44 pm
Interesting set of features ticked off there.
I haven't really used it much mainly because I don't really have requirements that SSMS doesn't satisfy, being primarily a Production/Platform DBA. So no...
November 13, 2021 at 8:21 pm
Cool article - a walk down memory lane for me - or not so much a memory sometimes, when needing to troubleshoot misbehaving SSIS packages from pre SSISDB days!
November 13, 2021 at 8:14 pm
+1 for potentially being SPN related - if the user's password hasn't expired.
When connecting locally via an RDP session, the connection will be using shared memory not TCP, so authenticates...
October 31, 2021 at 3:25 pm
I think you got it right with the subscriptions idea. People already accept subscriptions for content and services, it's just a matter of when the jump will be taken for...
October 29, 2021 at 10:24 pm
MS should work on install updated without server/service restart. Like Cloud SaaS, it should the way for on-premise as well.
Even Azure SQL requires service restarts for patching, under the hood....
October 28, 2021 at 7:37 pm
This is a cool tool - thanks - duly bookmarked as no doubt will come in handy to have the info nicely laid out!
October 28, 2021 at 7:33 pm
Great stuff to get all this info in one place - thanks!
May 23, 2021 at 11:04 pm