Getting error 2337 installing SQL Server on a VPC?

I usually have a number of different versions of SQL Server around, installed on Virtual PCs. Usually works fine. So I was a bit surprised when installing the RTM version of SQL Server 2008 R2 from the downloaded .iso file to receive error message 2337 in the middle of the install. Thinking it was something […]

Recompiling the StreamInsight CTP3 samples for 1.0 – Part 3

This posting is a journey through StreamInsight 1.0 APIs, undertaking by porting the CTP3 samples. Part 3. In the StreamInsight CTPs, there existed three methods to code applications. My original post describes the current state of Observable. That leaves us with "Explicit Server" and "Implicit Server". Coding using the "Implicit Server" method,  you'd make (basically) two main calls. You'd […]

Recompiling the StreamInsight CTP3 samples for 1.0 – Part 2

This posting is a journey through StreamInsight 1.0 APIs, undertaking by porting the CTP3 samples. Part 2. So let's update the SimulatedDataInputFactory provider, now. The problem seems to be the replacement of the interface that allows you to configure the CTI frequency. Sure enough, ITypedDeclareAdvanceTimePolicy has been replaced by ITypedDeclareAdvanceTimeProperties. In SimulatedDataInputFactory.cs 1. Change the […]

Recompiling the StreamInsight CTP3 samples for 1.0 – Part 1

This posting is a journey through StreamInsight 1.0 APIs, undertaking by porting the CTP3 samples. The first look at the errors produced by recompiling the CTP3 examples is the realization that the IObservable model for coding adapters doesn't exist in the RTM version. This is quickly confirmed with a look at a StreamInsight forum thread; […]

StreamInsight 1.0 RTM: Installation and Samples

StreamInsight V1.0 RTM'd a few weeks ago. Although I worked with it, looking especially at the infrastructure and programming models, I just installed the RTM version a few days ago. One thing I noticed immediately upon install is that it requires a license key. This is because there are different versions of StreamInsight based upon […]

Visual Studio 2010 and SQLCLR 2008 new features

There's a special kind of project for SQLCLR development in Visual Studio. It's been around since Visual Studio 2005, when SQLCLR was introduced in SQL Server 2005. When SQL Server 2008 was released, there were a bunch of new features introduced in the SQLCLR arena. Unfortunately, Visual Studio 2008 supported none of them. We were […]