SQL Saturday #145 Nashville

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This weekend I presented at SQL Saturday #145 in Nashville. It was great to get back to seeing the SQL Family. I presented Adventures in Project Management to a small group and it was well received. While I was there, I was able to sit and visit w…

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T-SQL Tuesday: DBA Ethics

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This month’s T-SQL Tuesday is hosted by my friend Chris Shaw (Blog | Twitter) and covers DBA’s Ethics. He posed some interesting questions on the topic. Should we have an ethics statement? As a certified project manager from the Project Management…

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Auditing SQL Server

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“An auditor is someone who arrives after the battle and bayonets all the wounded” It is the time of year in the United States that the word “audit” conjures up images of the Internal Revenue Service dragging us across a bed of hot coals. But that …

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SQL Saturday #107, Houston

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This weekend we will be hosting SQL Saturday in Houston. SQL Saturday is an opportunity to gain some SQL knowledge, meet people in the SQL Community and eat some Texas BBQ. I am not sure what could make a weekend any better. The speaker lineup is …

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Developing Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Databases (71-464): Afterthoughts and Study Notes

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I have just completed my final SQL Server 2012 beta exam. I have blogged about my experiences with the exams and this is my final one. For more information regarding my other exam experiences you can see the links below. Querying Microsoft SQL Ser…

Jonathan GardnerDeveloping Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Databases (71-464): Afterthoughts and Study Notes

Administering Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Databases (71-462): Afterthoughts and Study Guide

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So this is the third of of the four SQL Server 2012 beta exams that I am taking. I have blogged about my experiences with the other exams and shared the study notes that I have used. This post is no different. For more information no the other exa…

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Designing Database Solutions for Microsoft SQL Server 2012 (71-465) Afterthoughts and Study Notes

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I continue to take the SQL Server 2012 beta exams. I have already taken Querying Microsoft SQL Server 2012. I took the Designing Database Solutions for Microsoft SQL Server 2012 beta exam today. My thought after finishing the exam is that I did we…

Jonathan GardnerDesigning Database Solutions for Microsoft SQL Server 2012 (71-465) Afterthoughts and Study Notes

Querying Microsoft SQL Server 2012 (71-461) Afterthoughts and Study Notes

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I have just finished the first of the Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Beta exams, Querying Microsoft SQL Server 2012 (71-461). I took them for a couple of different reasons, I feel that certifications are important and it was an opportunity for me to up…

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