Monthly Archives: September 2016

  1. Pinned Tabs


    September 27, 2016 by Kenneth Fisher

    It’s funny how easy it is to find information you aren’t looking for. A few weeks back Stephen Bennett (b) …
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  2. Nil to Speaker: Improving your PowerPoint skills


    September 26, 2016 by Kenneth Fisher

    As I work on my speaking skills one of my tasks is improve my PowerPoint presentations. To that end I’ve …
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  3. A quick fix for a full identity column.


    September 21, 2016 by Kenneth Fisher

    A while back I wrote a post on everything I knew about identity columns. In it I mentioned the following: …
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  4. Using an ORDER BY in a view


    September 19, 2016 by Kenneth Fisher

    For many years it’s been a best practice to never put an ORDER BY in a view. The idea is …
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  5. Emojis in SQL Server


    September 15, 2016 by Kenneth Fisher

    I blame Aaron Bertrand (b/t) and Kevin Kline (b/t). Aaron who posted a great #BackToBasics blog about naming stored procedures …
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  6. Azure: Creating a BACPAC from an On-Premises SQL Server Database


    September 13, 2016 by Kenneth Fisher

    So to start, what’s a BACPAC? Per the Azure documentation When you need to create an archive of an Azure …
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  7. SA Spoof


    September 8, 2016 by Kenneth Fisher

    This is nothing new but it’s still a fun idea. The problem: The vendor app we just purchased (and are …
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  8. Accidental DBAs, the Developer Edition

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    September 6, 2016 by Kenneth Fisher

    I recently spoke at the OKC SQL Saturday. I had an wonderful time and the organizers, volunteers and other speakers …
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