The SQL Server Community uses Twitter quite efficiently—and just yesterday, through the use of the #sqlhelp hashtag—one community member had their question answered, and I came up with this article as a result....More
PASS Summit 2014 keynote speakers have been announced. The Day 2 keynote will be presented by Dr. Rimma Nehme, and the keynote speaker for the Women in Technology Luncheon will be Kimberly Bryant....More
Using Microsoft's Database-As-A-Service (DBaaS) offering gives you the flexibility to create databases as you need them, and you let Microsoft worry about backups, disaster recovery, and any other maintenance you normally focus on....More
Check out this tool to help you analyze the financial trade-offs of using different licensing options for SQL Server running on a virtual machine (VM), which Microsoft calls a Virtual OS Environment (OSE)....More
Although there have been a lot of new releases to support analytics, SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS) Multidimensional still has a place in your technical infrastructure, especially if the volume of data to be analyzed is large. Join Stacia Misner and Denny Lee for three technical sessions that will help you understand how best to work with multidimensional cubes, the structure that the SSAS Multidimensional server uses to support analytical queries.