Chad Miller

Chad
Miller

Chad Miller is a database administrator for Raymond James & Associates, a financial services firm in St. Petersburg, Florida. He is an MCSE and an MCDBA.

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Publishing SQL Server in Active Directory 5
By adding SQL Server to Active Directory, you can help clients locate databases quickly, easily, and securely. AD's Service Publication and lookup let you keep server and database information up-to-date in a dynamic environment--or several of them.
What Is ADSI?
A bit of essential information for those unfamiliar with Active Directory programming.

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AlwaysOn Availability Groups and SQL Server Jobs, Part 10: Dynamic Detection Gotcha #3

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