SQLSaturday Cleveland – Just Around the Corner

It seems like this winter is dragging along, especially if you live anywhere where it snows, as I do here in Cleveland.  But at the same, I cannot believe that our SQLSaturday event is less than two weeks away!  If you live within a couple hours of Cleveland, I strongly recommend that you check out […]

Statistics Starters Presentation: Scripts, the Database, and Some Answers

This past Tuesday I presented “Statistics Starters” for the PASS DBA Fundamentals Virtual Chapter.  You can read the abstract here, and as you may have guessed from the title, it was a 200 level session on statistics appropriate for anyone who knew of statistics in SQL Server, but wasn’t exactly sure how they were created, […]

Refer a Friend, Get a Gift Card!

Yesterday I made this video: Cold, snow, and wind in CLE Notice at the end I mention Tampa and IE0?  IE0 is our Immersion Event for Accidental DBAs and it’s a newer course that Jonathan and I teach. Not an Accidental DBA?  Doesn’t matter, please keep reading If you refer a friend or colleague for […]