Space Used

At long last I am bringing the next installment in this mini-series.  You can find the rest of the articles by perusing the last article I wrote on the topic.  That article was a correction […]

Content Copy Followup

Last week I posted an article about plagiarism.  This is a follow-up to that.  After posting that blog article, Steiner quickly removed the copied content.  The tone may have been a bit harsh in that […]

SQL Book Review

Recently I received a new opportunity via email.  Steve Jones at SQLServerCentral sent me an email to see if I would be interested in helping review a book and write about it on my blog. […]

Plagiarized or Copied

Today I ran into an interesting website.  While I was trying to locate information concerning a SQL Saturday event, I came across one of my blog entries on another site.  I syndicate to SQLServerCentral and […]

New SQL Standard Article

A new article for the SQL Standard is now available.  You can find the article here.  The article is by Sam Bendayan and covers the topic of set-based programming. Check it out.

TableSpace Update

The last post in the series on finding the sizes of your tables showed us how we could find that size via a set-based method similar to using sp_MStablespace.  In that post I showed you […]

May 2010 S3OLV Meeting Recap

On the evening of May 13th, S3OLV held its monthly meeting.  We had some really good discussion, and got to participate in a couple of good presentations. Charley (Chapter President) gave a presentation on his […]

T-SQL Tuesday #006: A Blobbing We Will Go

In the DMVs for SQL 2005 and SQL 2008 there is more than one place you can find the information about the size of your LOB data?  And it goes without saying that there is more than one way to find information about LOBs in your database.

Exceptional DBA

It is once again that time of year.  It is time to nominate the DBA in your life for the Exceptional DBA of the Year Award.  This award is sponsored by RedGate.  You can read […]