SQLSaturday 761–Perth

August 3rd, 2018

SQLSaturday events are a fantastic way for you to learn about all things Microsoft Data Platform from fantastic speakers in..

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CredSSP Encryption Oracle Remediation

May 15th, 2018

Recently in the March 2018 security bulletin, a fix was released to address the CredSSP Encryption Oracle Remediation vulnerability. The..

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T-SQL Tuesday #100 – Automation and cleaner code/data is the key to future success

March 14th, 2018

This month’s T-SQL Tuesday #100 is hosted by Adam Machanic (B | T) who started T-SQL Tuesday 8 years ago and has invited..

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T-SQL Tuesday #100 – Skills Shortage

March 13th, 2018

Thank you Adam Machanic (B | T) not just for Hosting T-SQL Tuesday #100 but also for starting this fantastic..

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HP Enterprise DBC Appliance

March 18th, 2012

HP and Microsoft have partnered together to build this consolidation appliance that has been optimized specifically for SQL Server 2008 R2. This appliance provides for your one stop private cloud.

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Setting FavIcon for your DNN Portal

February 26th, 2012

Setting your FavIcon.ico file for your DNN site can improve the professional appearance of your site. Creating your own Icon is very simple, but changing the setting in your DNN admin settings may not work depending on the version of DNN you are running. This blog will take you through how to change your FavIcon.ico in DNN 6.

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SQL Server Instance Database Sizing’s

January 25th, 2012

Quickly and easily reporting on all DB's in your SQL Instances on space usage is a requirement that is not that easy to achieve for multiple databases. It can be made simpler with the use of the .sql script that I have created that is available for download.

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Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer

November 16th, 2011

Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer 2.2 (MBSA) is a tool that provides a streamlined method of identifying any missing security updates..

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Granting a SQL Service account permissions to create SPN’s

November 15th, 2011

When preparing for a SQL Server installation, whether that be for a Stand-alone Instance or a clustered Instance, using a..

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Installing SQLScheduler

September 19th, 2011

Are you using a version of SQL Server Express 2005, 2008, 2008 R2? Well these editions do not have the..

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SQL Server Compression Estimation

September 14th, 2011

Previously I blogged about the release of the Compression Estimation Tool available for download from CodePlex. To read more about..

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Guest user in the MSDB database in SQL Server

May 6th, 2011

Microsoft has released a new KB article on not disabling the guest user in the MSDB. This has been released to counter the recommendations found in BOL.

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