Category Archives: Microsoft SQL Server

  1. Using multiple log files


    November 23, 2015 by Kenneth Fisher

    The transaction log is made up of one or more files that are used sequentially. So in other words if …
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  2. Naught to Speaker pt 3


    November 18, 2015 by Kenneth Fisher

    Becoming a speaker is one heck of a journey. Early this year I submitted a session to speak at Pass …
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  3. SSMS Setup


    November 16, 2015 by Kenneth Fisher

    Every time I install a new version of SSMS I make a handful of changes to the default setup. For …
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  4. Hiding one or more columns

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    November 12, 2015 by Kenneth Fisher

    This isn’t something you have to do frequently, but sometimes you don’t want the users to have access to certain …
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  5. Why are you still using datetime?


    November 10, 2015 by Kenneth Fisher

    It’s almost Thanksgiving time again! Let’s see, what am I thankful for? T-SQL Tuesday! Someone else get’s to pick a …
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  6. Questions from “SQL Server Security for Everyone”

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    November 4, 2015 by Kenneth Fisher

    I recently gave my SQL Server Security for Everyone session at Summit 2015. (I’m still in awe about that by …
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  7. Administrative Logins and Users

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    November 2, 2015 by Kenneth Fisher

    If you’ve ever worked through an audit you have probably gotten a request that looks a lot like this: Please …
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  8. Finding and keeping your #SQLPassion


    October 26, 2015 by Kenneth Fisher

    I consider myself lucky. I fell into a job that I truly enjoy, something that I do for fun even …
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  9. Generating scripts for previous versions of SQL


    October 21, 2015 by Kenneth Fisher

    I make a habit of using the latest version of SSMS even if I’m not working with the latest version …
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  10. Working with “special” names


    October 19, 2015 by Kenneth Fisher

    What do you do when you need to use a special character in a name? Well, I guess I should …
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