Index Info

I recently came across an interesting script to help show index info and usage.  As I began to dissect the script, I noticed that the script was intended for SQL 2005 and beyond but was […]

Stepping Stone Cert

A few of us have been deliberating and discussing the need for a bridge certification between the MCITP and MCM certifications from Microsoft.  This discussion was brought about due to an editorial by Steve Jones […]

FizzBuzz Revisited

I had bigger plans for this series than what has transpired. I think that is a testament as to how things can rapidly change or other events can change your plans. The first thing that […]

Certification

There seems to be quite a flurry of talk these days about certification. There is evidence of it in the forums and editorials at SSC, as well as in several personal blogs of various SQL […]

Eclipse

I am now 3/4 done with the pure torture of finishing this series.  Could it get any more sappy, whiny, and boring? I am trying really hard to find anything of real good to pull […]

Another Presentation Down

This evening I had the opportunity to once again give a presentation at our local SQL Uses Group (SSSOLV).  I went into the presentation with the hope of trying to encourage participation and group discussion. […]

Log Growing Pains Article

I Just had an article published at SQLServercentral on troubleshooting the cause of log growths.  At the conclusion of that article I had a reference to my blog with the expectation of having had time […]