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SQLServerCentral - Blogs
Dear Friends, In last post we have successfully created our fist basic package. So, Now the next thing is how to deploy this package. We have created ...
23:55 04-Sep-2015
DatabaseWeekly - Newsletter
I was toying around with the new SQL Server 2016 CTP release and I wanted to run a few SSIS packages to test out the new logging levels. However, everytime ...
19:49 04-Sep-2015
DatabaseWeekly - Newsletter
The SQL Server 2016 Community Technology Preview (CTP) 2.3 is now available for download! This release fully embraced the "Cloud First" tenet, as this ...
19:49 04-Sep-2015
DatabaseWeekly - Newsletter
We're excited to announce that we're investing in a number of enhancements to Reporting Services in SQL Server 2016, drawing largely from the wealth of ...
19:49 04-Sep-2015
DatabaseWeekly - Newsletter
This is another post on the most valuable principles in software development. You might have heard of a guideline saying that we should aim to achieve ...
19:49 04-Sep-2015
DatabaseWeekly - Newsletter
After a short little break on Hekaton series, we are now back with the 5th post. Two new index types have been introduced. They are1) Hash Index -  Based ...
19:49 04-Sep-2015
DatabaseWeekly - Newsletter
Scenario: You're conducting a capacity planning effort and load testing an Azure website (Azure App Service) that saves data to SQL Server running on ...
19:49 04-Sep-2015
DatabaseWeekly - Newsletter
We are pleased to announce availability of the Microsoft JDBC 4.2 Driver for SQL Server! The updated driver provides robust data access to Microsoft SQL ...
19:49 04-Sep-2015
DatabaseWeekly - Newsletter
by Michael Blaha Few IT applications are truly grass roots. Rather most new applications are intended to replace or complement existing applications. ...
19:49 04-Sep-2015
DatabaseWeekly - Newsletter
One of the really cool benefits of being a Linchpin Teammate, besides working with some wicked smart SQL-people, is getting to participate in the Notes ...
19:49 04-Sep-2015
DatabaseWeekly - Newsletter
[Note from Pinal]: In this episode of the Notes from the Field series database expert Kathi Kellenberger explains ...
19:49 04-Sep-2015
DatabaseWeekly - Newsletter
Today will be the first of a few introductory level posts about Extended Events. When dealing with Extended Events, there are a few ways to take a look ...
19:49 04-Sep-2015
DatabaseWeekly - Newsletter
One of my previous articles was devoted to carrying out a range of tests to compare speed of data read ...
19:49 04-Sep-2015
DatabaseWeekly - Newsletter
For many years I have been using a set of stored procedures to capture and report on both the file and wait statistics inside of SQL Server and I just ...
19:49 04-Sep-2015
DatabaseWeekly - Newsletter
SQL Server Page Level corruption is encountered due to several reasons, which includes hardware related issues, i.e. failure of certain hardware, hard ...
19:49 04-Sep-2015
DatabaseWeekly - Newsletter
I've just released our first sets of US classes for 2016 for registration! Our classes in April/May will be in Chicago, IL: IE0: Immersion Event for ...
19:49 04-Sep-2015
DatabaseWeekly - Newsletter
In theory, when you configure AlwaysOn Availability Groups with synchronous replication between multiple replicas, you won't lose data. When any transaction ...
19:49 04-Sep-2015
DatabaseWeekly - Newsletter
Temporal tables were included in SQL Server 2016 as a new feature. These temporal tables are also known as system-versioned tables allow SQL Server for ...
19:49 04-Sep-2015
DatabaseWeekly - Newsletter
So far, in this series, I have discussed the means to view the metadata associated with Extended Events. I also demonstrated some quick and simple means ...
19:49 04-Sep-2015
DatabaseWeekly - Newsletter
I'm going to teach the world about SQL Server indexes, one event at a time. I'd love to have you join me at these three upcoming events - they're all ...
19:49 04-Sep-2015
SQLServerCentral - Blogs
Learn Like A Pro In WOxPod!, episode # 018 - “Learn Like... The post 018 – Learn Like A Pro! appeared first on WaterOx Consulting.
13:30 04-Sep-2015
SQLServerCentral - Blogs
One of my previous articles was devoted to carrying out a range of tests to compare speed of data read ...
13:14 04-Sep-2015
SQLServerCentral - Blogs
Feast or famine. The last several months I just haven’t seen that many speakers, let alone that many community speakers. Then, in the last month, ...
12:49 04-Sep-2015
SQLServerCentral - Blogs
So far, in this series, I have discussed the means to view the metadata associated with Extended Events. I also demonstrated some quick and simple means ...
10:57 04-Sep-2015
SQLServerCentral - Questions
how to delete historical data in ssis for performance
10:41 04-Sep-2015
SQLServerCentral - Questions
I have an execution plan in which clustered index scan is costing 93%. i wan to convert that to index seek. what steps need to be performed?
09:43 04-Sep-2015
SQLServerCentral - Questions
Hi , I need to save image as extended property for my database in ssms 2014, this image is used for logo of my database in c# application this is very ...
09:14 04-Sep-2015
SQLServerCentral - Blogs
After a short little break on Hekaton series, we are now back with the 5th post. Two new index types have been introduced. They are1) Hash Index -  ...
02:28 04-Sep-2015
SQLServerCentral - Editorials
This Friday Steve Jones looks at the topic of defaults and whether you use the model database to adjust yours.
23:00 03-Sep-2015
SQLServerCentral - Main Articles
How to delete millions of rows with virtually no contention.
23:00 03-Sep-2015
SQLServerCentral - Main Articles
In a bid to challenge Intel's dominance of high performance computing environments, IBM have introduced OpenPOWER, a flexible open-source framework based ...
23:00 03-Sep-2015
SQLServerCentral - Blogs
In the upcoming release of SQL Server Analysis Services 2016, one of the new features you'll see is the ability to perform a database consistency check ...
19:54 03-Sep-2015
SQLServerCentral - Questions
Hi there, I'm trying to create and execute dynamic sql insert statements in TSQL2000 using the following code: DECLARE @number VARCHAR(100) ...
15:03 03-Sep-2015
SQLServerCentral - Questions
Hello, recently we upgraded SQL Server 2005 to SQL Server 2008R2 along with SSRS. for database side every thing is running but from SSRS end there was ...
12:58 03-Sep-2015
SQLServerCentral - Blogs
A few years ago Andy Warren had this idea for a networking dinner. We had been chatting about all the parties and events at PASS, with many of them limited ...
12:44 03-Sep-2015
Simple-Talk - Blogs
As my colleague James said in a recent blog post: “If you share a database with other developers, chances are you've encountered a situation like ...
12:19 03-Sep-2015
SQLServerCentral - Blogs
I was toying around with the new SQL Server 2016 CTP release and I wanted to run a few SSIS packages to test out the new logging levels. However, everytime ...
11:00 03-Sep-2015
SQLServerCentral - Blogs
In the previous article, I wrote about getting into some of the metadata to take a peek at session metadata relevant to deployed Extended Event sessions. ...
10:06 03-Sep-2015
SQLServerCentral - Blogs
In this article I'd like to tell about monitoring tools available in SQL Server 2014 to evaluate the performance of Buffer Pool Extension. First of all ...
07:08 03-Sep-2015