2016 review: the year by the numbers

The last post of the year! It’s been a really excellent year all round and time for my traditional post counting down some of the numbers that have been my life this year. 125,402: the number of miles I flew on United 34,085: my current tweet total (up 772 from 2015) 13,434: the number of subscribers […]

2016: the year in books

Back in 2009 I started posting a summary at the end of the year of what I read during the year (see my posts from 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015) and people have been enjoying it, so here I present the 2016 end-of-year post. I set a moderate goal of 50 books this year but I […]

New course: Installing and Configuring SQL Server 2016

Glenn’s latest Pluralsight course has been published – SQL Server: Installing and Configuring SQL Server 2016 – and is just over two hours long. The modules are: Introduction Pre-installation Tasks for the Operating System Pre-installation Tasks for SQL Server 2016 Installing SQL Server 2016 Post-installation Tasks for SQL Server 2016 Automating Common Maintenance Tasks Check it out here. We now […]

SQLskills holiday gift to you: all 2015 Insider videos

As we all wind down for the 2016 holiday season, we want to give the SQL Server community a holiday gift to say ‘thank you’ for all your support during 2016, and what better gift than more free content?! As many of you know, I publish a bi-weekly newsletter to more than 13,500 subscribers that […]