New Pluralsight course: Building Multi-instance Asynchronous Applications

Jonathan’s latest Pluralsight course has been published – SQL Server: Building Multi-instance Asynchronous Applications. It’s 2.5 hours long, and from the course description: The Service Broker feature of SQL Server is transforming the way developers think about processing requests within the database and open new opportunities for scalable applications. This course builds on the basic concepts introduced […]

New Pluralsight course: Understanding, Configuring, and Troubleshooting Database Mirroring

Glenn’s latest Pluralsight course has been published – SQL Server: Understanding, Configuring and Troubleshooting Database Mirroring. It’s 2.5 hours long, and from the course description: SQL Server database mirroring is a very useful technology for high availability and disaster recovery, as well as for general purpose database movement, migration, and upgrades. In this course, SQL Server: Understanding, […]

Setting mentoring ground rules

One of the things I always recommend in the first newsletter of each year is to try to get a mentor. On the flip side of that is that one of the most rewarding things you can do in your professional life is to *be* a mentor to one or more people. I mentored more than […]