Tag Archives: T-SQL Tuesday

Use the Proper User for Azure MySQL DB

I wrote about migrating the MySQL database from a third party provide to Azure MySQL DB recently. This was due to the provider raising the price substantially for me to host the site. However, after migrating the data, I ran … Continue reading

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Door Number One for T-SQL Tuesday #99

This is a good month for T-SQL Tuesday. It’s the end of single digits for this blog party, which is amazing. I can’t believe we’re 99 months in. I’m sure Adam Machanic is proud of his efforts here. Aaron Bertrand … Continue reading

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Migrating MySQL Databases

A little out of my area, but I need to move the tsqltuesday.com database to a new service. The company running the db decided that they don’t want to keep a lower level consumer type tier. Since their minimum plan … Continue reading

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T-SQL Tuesday #098–Technical Challenges

It’s the first T-SQL Tuesday of 2018, being brought to you by Arun Sirpal. His invitation this month asks for you to talk about some technical challenge that you conquered in your career. Some type of issue that you had … Continue reading

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T-SQL Tuesday #098–2018 Goals

A great topic for T-SQL Tuesday this time from @sqlmal. It’s Setting Learning Goals for 2018, and it’s a topic I both loathe and love. I hate making commitments that I can’t keep, and I constantly find that a chaotic … Continue reading

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In a basement, a long, long time ago… #tsql2sday

It’s T-SQL Tuesday time and this is a good one. Read the invitation and proceed. Who Influenced Me? I’ve been working SQL Server for a long time. Since 1991, in fact, and had held 4 jobs as a DBA or … Continue reading

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Automate Migrations–T-SQL Tuesday #94

It’s T-SQL Tuesday time again, and I’m slightly pressed for time, which is sad. This is a great topic. Rob Sewell hosts this month with his question about what we are going to automate? He’s a PowerShell advocate, so I’m … Continue reading

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T-SQL Tuesday #93–Interviewing Patterns

It’s time for T-SQL Tuesday, and this is a good topic. Not too close to T-SQL, but certainly something many people are interested in. Kendra Little hosts this month, and her topic is interviewing patterns and anti-patterns. Things that are … Continue reading

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T-SQL Tuesday #92–Hard Lessons

A quick post, written last week as I’m relaxing in the mountains. This month the topic is lessons learned the hard way, from Raul Gonzalez. It’s interesting, and certainly one where I have experience. I make mistakes regularly, though I … Continue reading

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T-SQL Tuesday #91–Early DevOps

This month the T-SQL Tuesday invitation is from Grant Fritchey, my colleague at Redgate Software. Surprise, surprise, the topic is DevOps. I write and talk about this a lot, but for this month I’ll look back at DevOps for me … Continue reading

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