Category Archives: Blog

Save on IT/DevConnections this fall

For the first time in many years, I won’t be at IT/DevConnections this fall.  I’m disappointed to miss the event, but I had other commitments around this time when I heard about being chosen as a speaker and this would … Continue reading

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Restore to a point in time–#SQLNewBlogger

Another post for me that is simple and hopefully serves as an example for people trying to get blogging as #SQLNewBloggers. This is also a part of a basic series on git and how to use it. One of the … Continue reading

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Looking Back at Build–CosmosDB

Part of a series looking back at Build 2017, going over the 20+ pages of notes I took. One of the big announcements at Build 2017 was the release of CosmosDB. This is a rebranding of DocumentDB, the document store … Continue reading

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The History of the World, I Guess

The lighter side. From my kids, and since there’s some science and it reminded me of the Big Bang Theory. Have fun.

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A Busy Few Years

Last week on Twitter, a friend mentioned they were submitting to the PASS Summit and went through their previous speaking engagements. This person noted they had done over 40 talks in the last few years, which is a lot. I … Continue reading

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La La Land Speaking at SQL Saturday #640

I love LA. In many ways, it’s a fun city to visit, and I love taking a few minutes, even just a 10-20 minute walk along the boardwalk on some beach. I’ve looked forward to quite a few trips to … Continue reading

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DevOps Basics – Connecting to a Git Remote

Another post for me that is simple and hopefully serves as an example for people trying to get blogging as #SQLNewBloggers. This is also a part of a basic series on git and how to use it. As I work … Continue reading

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VS Live–Austin

VSLive Austin started yesterday with pre-cons, but the keynote kicks off today. I’ll miss it as I’m flying this afternoon to the event. It’s been a busy month, and I needed Monday at home. However, I’ll be there presenting Wednesday … Continue reading

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A (mostly) Unwired Week at #MSBuild

Part of a series looking back at Build 2017, going over the 20+ pages of notes I took. Last week I had the opportunity to attend Microsoft’s Build conference, and as I wrote, I planned to use a notebook and … Continue reading

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Trying GO with SQL Server

Not the batch separator, but the GO language. I’m always interested in learning new things, and GO has been one of those items that I’ve wanted to look at and see how it works. This is a big language at … Continue reading

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