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  • RE: Why SQL Server is Better Than Oracle

    Oracle *is* user friendly. It's just selective about who its friends are.

    It's not a bug, SQL just misunderstood me!

  • RE: Time Off


    My Bosses decided that the 3-day weekend would be a perfect time to take down services and do offline maintenance/optimization.

    I'll be working 24/7 until Tuesday morning!

  • RE: Advanced XML Processing

    Thanks! I needed That

  • RE: Preferred RAID

    RAID 1 for OS and applications on local disks, all data lives on the SAN in dedicated RAID 10 volumes.

  • RE: The Support Joke

    About three years ago the college I work for hired a whiz-bang programmer/DBA with a Masters degree in Computer Science to oversee all of us peons who were building data-driven...

  • RE: Are Your Database Backups Current and Available?

    Thomas LaRock, you are my new hero!

  • RE: Estimating Your Space Needs

    Excellent timing! I am currently planning a move to a SAN environment and have been using the "best guess" model to plan the volumes. It's nice to finally be able...

  • RE: Append output on DTS?

    Open a connection to the file with the delimited text driver and insert the new records? I'm guessing here - haven't tried it but it makes sense to me.

  • RE: First Poll for 2006

    "MY investment is in the future because I plan to spend the rest of my life there."

    -- unknown

  • RE: Deleting Duplicate Records

    While I agree that proper design will eliminate the need for such scripts, inevitably we will all inherit poorly structured systems which necessitate this functionality. Personally I prefer to...
  • RE: Worst Practices - Objects Not Owned by DBO

    I really enjoyed this article and have shared it with my development team. The article brings to light some serious thought about ownership, which can be extremely important in the...

  • RE: The Best Kept Secret About SQL Query Analyzer

    Thanks, Dave. I knew I'd get something positive and useful from this article.

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