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Editor, SQLServerCentral

Thinking about Setup and Installation

I’m working the first section of a basic administration course, and the first part of this is installing SQL Server 2019. I built a similar course a few years back for SQL Server 2016, but the world has changed. As … Continue reading

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Who Are Your Authenticated Users?

I ran across a data breach at Dow Jones, the parent company of the Wall Street Journal newspaper. Apparently there was a database export that was stored on an Amazon S3 bucket. A security researcher discovered this and notified the company. … Continue reading

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Republish: Bad Management

Out of town at the MVP Summit, so you get Bad Management.

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Two Weeks to #sqlinthecity Streamed

It’s just two weeks until the SQL in the City Streamed starts up again in 2019. I’m ready to travel to the UK and join Kendra, Grant, Kathi, and fellow Redgaters for a few hours of training and learning. We’ll … Continue reading

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