Closing out 2019’s T-SQL Tuesday, Mala (blog | twitter) is asking us to reflect on the past twelve months: This is a time for material gift giving, for many of us. It might also be a time to consider the many gifts we have received through the year, and perhaps use this opportunity to appreciate…Read More T-SQL Tuesday #121: Gifts Received This Year
I took a bunch of photos at and around Summit this year, including more selfies than in years past – I’m getting better about it! For a few more photos, check out my earlier Summit Photowalk post.Read More PASS Summit 2019 in Photos
This was my first year joining the Summit Photowalk organized by Jamie Wick (blog | twitter). I had a lot of fun – Seattle is full of great photo opportunities and it’s a pretty low-key way to hang out and chat with people in a smaller group.Read More PASS Summit 2019 Photowalk
I’m home from PASS Summit 2019, recovered from the travel, and in the post-Summit “I miss #SQLFamily” funk. Time to recap the week, maybe a bit differently than it’s been done in the past (at least by me). Not going to get too far into the technical stuff because what was thrown at us was…Read More PASS Summit 2019 Wrap-Up
Or: Andy Authors An Amazing Alliteration Do enough work with PowerShell and you’ll build up a decent collection of modules installed from the gallery into either your computer or your user profile (or maybe both!). Here are two one-liners to help keep things up to date and tidy.Read More Monday Morning Module Maintenance Monoliners
We have just published SQL Saturday Rochester 2020. We took last year off but we’re back for 2020 on a very special day – it’s Leap Day, February 29th! What is SQL Saturday? PASS SQL Saturday is a free training event for professionals who use the Microsoft data platform. These community events offer content across…Read More SQL Saturday Rochester Returns!
This is the final installment in my series of posts which I hope will help you (and me!) prepare for the upcoming PASS Summit November 4-8, 2019 in Seattle, Washington.Read More Preparing for PASS Summit – Odds and Ends
This is the third in my series of posts which I hope will help you (and me!) prepare for the upcoming PASS Summit November 4-8, 2019 in Seattle, Washington.Read More Preparing for PASS Summit – Sessions!
This is my second post in a series which I hope will help you (and me!) prepare for the upcoming PASS Summit November 4-8, 2019 in Seattle, Washington.Read More Preparing for PASS Summit – Networking and Events
For T-SQL Tuesday this month, Alex Yates (blog | twitter) gives us this challenge: I would like you to write about something in your IT career that you have changed your mind about. What was your original opinion? Why did you believe that? What do you believe now? Why did you change your mind? You…Read More T-SQL Tuesday #119 – Changing Your Mind