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SQL Saturday #597, Phoenix

I’m at another SQL Saturday again this weekend, this time in Phoenix, Arizona. I’m looking forward to meeting the Arizona SQL Server Users Group folks and being back in the Phoenix area for the first time in over a decade. … Continue reading

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T-SQL Tuesday, Microsoft Connect Edition

This is a bit of a deviation from my usual post. You can thank Brent Ozar for that. He decided to host Adam Machanic‘s T-SQL Tuesday this month. Since Brent Ozar Unlimited‘s newsletter is about the only one I read … Continue reading

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SQL Saturdays

Sharpening my technical skills has been an ever-present goal since I started assembling computers for a guy named Dale around 1990. Over the years, some work better than others. There’s definitely nothing that can compare to hands-on experience, but that’s … Continue reading

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IndyPASS is going Back to School

Yes, I’ve been quiet on this blog forever. That’ll change soon. I’ve been working on a couple of topics that I think may be of use to people other than me. But in the meantime, I’m presenting “Back to School: … Continue reading

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Albuquerque Redux

In just a few weeks, I’ll be back in Albuquerque for their SQL Saturday. My session this time is Adding Lightness, and is a thorough examination of how compression works in SQL Server. If you’re in the Albuquerque area and … Continue reading

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Yay #SqlFamily

It’s a big #SqlFamily week for me. Tonight, IndyPASS is having my co-worker, Eddie Wuerch, present on SQL Server v.Next. It’s the first IndyPASS meeting I’ve been able to attend in a while, and I’m looking forward to it. And … Continue reading

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I’ve been uncharacteristically quiet during this particular Summit. I picked up a cold on the way out there, which made the week a bit different than I was expecting. Still, I always take away quite a lot each time I … Continue reading

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