Simplify

What a marvelous time in which we leave. We are fortunate enough to live in a time where we can have a video conversation from our desk (or smartphone) with someone on More »

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Why yes, I am a fan of Hackers…..must now watch the movie…again More »

It’s been a struggle…

Back in June of ’13, I completed my Masters (yeah me!) and I was looking forward to focusing my energy on developing a database career. I was made the DBA at the More »

 

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What a marvelous time in which we leave. We are fortunate enough to live in a time where we can have a video conversation from our desk (or smartphone) with someone on the other side of the planet. At no

xkcd awesomeness

hack

Why yes, I am a fan of Hackers…..must now watch the movie…again

It’s been a struggle…

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Back in June of ’13, I completed my Masters (yeah me!) and I was looking forward to focusing my energy on developing a database career. I was made the DBA at the Bank and moved departments only to have to

Regain access to SQL

This is an excellent article from MSSQL tips to regain access to a SQL DB you’ve lost the SA password to. http://www.mssqltips.com/sqlservertip/2682/recover-access-to-a-sql-server-instance/ In short, download an app called PsExec and “The process to get back up and running is quite

My First SQLSaturday – SQLSAT223

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This past weekend I attended my first ever SQLSaturday to brush up my skills as a DBA. Over the last couple of months, I’ve put in a lot of effort in switching my focus to SQL Server. I’ve been spent

Can’t Reach Me?

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Yes, I am a bit like this. I have a dozen ways to be reached, but only really pay attention to a few. The pigeon made me laugh. From the brilliant minds at xkcd.com