The fall line-up and event list – we hope to see you there!

We've finally booked all of our tickets and started planning final details for all our of our classes and conferences this fall. We've got quite a few things planned and tons of great content at each. By continent, here's the plan: Europe Dublin, Ireland: September 21-25. Paul and I will be teaching a week-long Immersion Event – combining […]

Column order doesn’t matter… generally, but – IT DEPENDS!

OK, for years I've been saying that SQL Server doesn't care about the order in which you define the columns of your table because internally SQL Server will re-arrange your columns to store all of the fixed width columns first and the variable columns last. In both the fixed-width portion of the row as well […]