Jul 20, 2012
Something for the Weekend – SQL Server Links 20/07/12
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Here’s your weekly roundup of SQL Server Blog Posts, News and Techie Stuff. Enjoy!
SQL Server Links
- Identifying High Compile Time Statements from the Plan Cache - Sharing his love (of the query plan cache) it’s Jonathan Kehayias (Blog|Twitter).
- Video: Open Question and Answer Webcast - A whole variety of viewer questions answered by the PLF team this week via Brent Ozar (Blog|Twitter).
- SQL Audit 102 – Reading audit output - Excellently timed post from Colleen Morrow(Blog|Twitter), as I’m currently rolling out SQL Audit in some of our environments.
- T-SQL Tuesday #32 – A Day in the Life - Sharing his contribution to this months theme it’s Michael J. Swart (Blog|Twitter). I thought he just drew all day
- MidnightDBA tutorials and webshow now on iTunes! - Awesome news! The ability to watch SQL content on the go is a great way to make valuable use of your commuting time, courtesy of Jen McCown (Blog|Twitter).
- Where Did My Availability Group (AG) Go? - More real life tales from the trenches, sharing their customer experiences it’s the CSS SQL Server Engineers (Blog).
- How I Work– Working From Home - An interesting insight into the world of remote working from Buck Woody (Blog|Twitter). Great advice.
- Puzzling TVFunctions - A puzzling issue from Jen McCown (Blog|Twitter), perhaps you can help?
- Execution Statuses [SSIS] - Short and sweet from Jamie Thomson(Blog|Twitter) but no doubt it will save you significant time and frustration.
- Stop Using SQL Logins - You’ve got my vote on this one sir! Denny Cherry (Blog|Twitter) making his case.
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Misc Technology Posts
- Microsoft makes its first ever loss
- Rural Chinese get online as mobile overtakes desktop
- Huge spam botnet Grum is taken out by security researchers
- Boffins demo passwords even users don’t know
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