Daily Archives: June 11, 2012

Slipping in a Break

I know some people like long holidays, but I tend to prefer short ones. Today is one of those breaks for me. I’m coming back from Pensacola and SQL Saturday #132, taking the day off as I spent Sunday and … Continue reading

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13 Disasters

This editorial that was originally published on Aug 15, 2007. It is being rerun as Steve is traveling. This is an interesting list of disasters that can befall a production system. It comprises more than database servers, but certainly can happen to … Continue reading

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The Exceptional DBA Awards – 2012

It’s hard to believe that it’s time for the Exceptional DBA awards once again. It was just a few months ago that I watched the presentation of the award to Jeff Moden in Seattle. However time flies, especially as I … Continue reading

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