SQL Server MVP Deep Dives Vol 2 – get my chapter free

Yes, the SQL book I was involved in two years ago has a sequel. In the first book, I wrote chapters 7 and 40, and was one of 53 MVPs that contributed. And the proceeds went to War Child. Yes, none of the MVPs who wrote, edited, etc, got any royalties – that all went … Continue reading SQL Server MVP Deep Dives Vol 2 – get my chapter free

Pie charts – could try harder

Another month, another T-SQL Tuesday. Next month’s will start during my pre-con at the PASS Summit, which will be interesting. It’s one thing to type during demos (and my pre-con will be demos from start to finish), but another to write a blog post. I’m sure I can have one pre-written – might give me … Continue reading Pie charts – could try harder

More free training from PASS

Yeah, alright. I know PASS puts on heaps of free training all the time. There are meetings around the world all the time, as held by hundreds of chapters. Seriously, there’s over 240 chapters in the world. If you figure that they typically have a 2 hour meeting once a month, that makes over 480 … Continue reading More free training from PASS