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The Changing Nature of Data

Are addresses sensitive or private information? It’s a good question to ask since many of us have address data in our databases. I asked this recently at a SQL in the City event and the room was split. I come … Continue reading

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Learning more Kubernetes

I’ve been slowly working my way through the 50 days of Kubernetes (K8s). As you might have guessed if you remember my first post, this has been more than 30 days. Life and work get in the way, but I’m … Continue reading

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Ransomware and DevOps

Ransomware. A scary topic and one attack that is apparently more common than I suspected. Before you go further, if you haven’t restored a database backup in the last month, stop and go verify your DR plan works. That’s one … Continue reading

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Republish: Dig Out the Root Cause

Off to SQL Saturday Austin today, so you get Dig Out the Root Cause from the archives. Have a margarita and fajitas tonight in celebration of the great food I hope to enjoy in Austin.

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