Headed to Houston

Next stop on the SQL Saturday tour is Houston. This will be my third week in a row of travel and as much as I love the SQL Community, I will be ready for a couple of weekends to myself before Phoenix. I am presenting just one session at this event. Visual Studio 2010 Database […]

By |January 26th, 2011|SQL, SQL Group|0 Comments

SQL Saturday #45 – Louisville, KY

I need to get better at blogging about my experiences presenting at SQL Saturday so I’m writing this one on my way home. I had a great time in Louisville, even though it was VERY cold. It was 7 degrees Fahrenheit when I left the hotel Saturday morning. I don’t care who you are or […]

By |January 23rd, 2011|SQL, SQL Group|1 Comment

Headed to Louisville for SQL Saturday on 1/21

Finishing up some work at a client today and will be headed to Louisville, KY tomorrow to present two sessions at a SQL Saturday (link). For those who are not familiar, SQL Saturday is a series of free training events held all over the country, usually sponsored by the local chapter of PASS (link) the […]

By |January 20th, 2011|SQL, SQL Group|0 Comments

Expired Passwords and the Oracle Provider

I ran into a problem a while back that caused me a lot of grief so I thought I’d post it here. The package in question was used to traverse hundreds of Oracle databases and run the same query on all of them. This data was then loaded into a data mart. The databases all […]

By |January 15th, 2011|SQL, SQL Group, SQL Server|1 Comment