Social networking, keeping up with friends/family and getting more tech info!

OK, I know I don't blog all that often but when I do, I do try and post as much useful information as I can :). I've got a few posts in the queue and a few more tests to do and code to write before I can wrap them up. In the interim, Paul […]

Companion content for Chapter 6 (Index Internals) of SQL Server 2008 Internals

Recently, the SQL Server 2008 Internals title was released (and only in the past few days have people actually received their copies)! In fact, I still haven't seen the book in person… soon though! Anyway, Kalen, Paul, Conor, Adam and I worked to create a comprehensive resource on SQL Server 2008 internals and to supplement the written […]

RunAsRadio Interview about Developers and DBAs – whose job is it?

A couple of weeks ago I wrote a blog post titled Whose job is it anyway? It's an interesting debate and something I've been hearing more and more – that SQL Server is a "set it and forget it" technology – a black box where you just don't need to know how it works to do […]