Good reads from around the Web.
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Here’s your weekly roundup of SQL Server Blog Posts, News and Technology Stuff. Enjoy….
From the SQL Server blogs
- Incomplete checkpoints and recovery – Paul Randal (Blog|Twitter)
- Simple Parameterization and Data Types – Grant Fritchey (Blog|Twitter)
- Getting BLOBS out of the Database – Jeremiah Peschka (Blog|Twitter)
- How to Become an Expert at Anything in SQL Server – Kendra Little (Blog|Twitter)
- Why You Shouldn’t Upgrade SQL Server – Brent Ozar (Blog|Twitter)
- Upgrading to SQL Server 2014: Frequently Asked Questions – Kendra Little (Blog|Twitter)
- Auditing SQL Execution Times With #Powershell – Mike Fal (Blog|Twitter)
- How To: Find When SQL Server Wait Stats Were Last Cleared – Thomas Larock (Blog|Twitter)
- Diagnosing Spinlock Problems By Doing The Math – Chris Adkin (Blog|Twitter)
- Does statistics update cause a recompile? – CSS SQL Server Engineers (Blog)
- The maths most SAN engineers do not understand in context of Database Servers – Tony Rogerson (Blog|Twitter)
Other Stuff Worth Reading
- How Do You Measure Your Career
- The Idea Book
- PayPal in £5.1m payout for allowing illegal payments
- Tinder prank ‘tricked men into flirting with each other’
If you have an article/blog post suggestion for inclusion, a question about SQL Server or just want fancy a chat then get in touch. Thanks for reading and have a great weekend.