New course: Introduction to Query Store

Our first new course of the year, and our 50th online training course with Pluralsight!! Erin’s latest Pluralsight course has been published – SQL Server: Introduction to Query Store – and is just over three hours long. It’s based on her very popular user group and conference session, but much expanded with lots of cool demos. The modules are: Introduction […]

You can upgrade from any version 2005+ to any other version

There’s a persistent myth that you cannot upgrade a database to a version more that is more then two versions newer. It’s not true. You can backup+restore (safest way) or detach+attach (not a safe way) from SQL Server 2005 (or higher) to any other newer version. You just can’t do an in-place upgrade to the […]