Monthly Archives: April 2010

Backup Compression in SQL Server 2008 – The Complete Presentation

From the PASS 2010 Summit Survey: 29% of people want a presentation on backup compression. OK, here it is. Turn it on:   Turn it off:   That’s it. If you want to script it, go here. I saw Brent … Continue reading

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One Trip Booked – TechEd 2010

Tia thinks I’m crazy to book early, but I like to have a choice of flights, and I like to get things off my plate. I heard back from someone about TechEd today, so I decided to just book the … Continue reading

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The PASS Summit Survey Results 2010

I hope there will be more surveys, so I’ll tag this as 2010. The results were released recently, and there were some write-ups on the results. There was the release by PASS, and then a great interpretation (and debate) by … Continue reading

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Beware, events falling from the sky

Are SQL Saturdays falling from the sky? (from Jen McCown, @midnightDBA)I think so. This past weekend had three events, #39 in NYC, #41 in Atlanta, and #44 in Huntington Beach, CA. That’s unusual, but this weekend we have #36 in … Continue reading

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