ASF 009: Pedro Lopes interview

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ASF 009: Pedro Lopes interview

Introduction Pedro Lopes is a Senior Program Manager in the Database Systems Group, based in Redmond, WA, USA. He over 15 years of industry experience. He is currently responsible for Program

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Last week reading (2018-04-15)

Good day SQL folks! Spring is everywhere all around us! You might not necessarily see this Monday morning at work… I hope you will have an easy start of the

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T-SQL Tuesday #101: My Essential SQL Server Tools

April 2018 is the 101st episode of T-SQL Tuesday – and it’s my second contribution in the series (damn it, I’m still working on my constant frequency of writing) This

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Last week reading (2018-04-08)

Good morning folks, We (me & Damian) are preparing our workshop which will take place at SQLDay conference in Wroclaw (time is ticking, sooooo fast), but in the meantime I’d

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How to start with Power BI Desktop

This part of blog is for  a people who never had contact with programming or Power BI. I’m want to show you that is impossible understanding this amazing tools without

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Last week reading (2018-04-01)

Good day SQL folks! It’s April Fool day! But don’t worry. All the cool stuff you find here is real & has been read already. The Challenge Is on: Maintain

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Last week reading (2018-03-25)

SQL Server on Linux: overview Learn how to get started using #SQLServer on #Linux. Watch the demos via @ch9 Columnstore Indexes on Standard Tier of Azure SQL DB Several days

Last week reading (2018-03-18)

Good day SQL folks! Thanks for visiting our blog again! Here is the information you need to calmly start the new week. Indexing and partitioning An interesting example was done

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ASF 008: Michael Rys interview

Introduction Michael has been doing data processing and query languages since the 1980s. Among other things he has been representing Microsoft on the XQuery and SQL design committees and has

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Last week reading (2018-03-11)

SET IMPLICIT_TRANSACTIONS ON Is One Hell of a Bad Idea How dangerous IMPLICIT_TRANSACTIONS might be What is a Managed Instance (preview)? Yaay! Microsoft has just introduced Managed Instance which allows