David Pruden

David
Pruden

David Pruden has a master's degree in applied information technology and more than 10 years of database administration and IT experience. He’s currently a systems analyst for the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, where he’s responsible for SharePoint development, database administration and design, and systems analysis and support.

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Using SSAS and SSIS to Build an IIS Web Log Cube 3
Find out how to use these SQL Server tools to build a web log cube for tracking statistics and usage levels.
Self-Service Subscriptions 1
Free yourself! Follow this five-step process for using Active Directory to implement secure, automated, user-managed Reporting Services subscriptions.

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Oct 9, 2014
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AlwaysOn Availability Groups and SQL Server Jobs, Part 10: Dynamic Detection Gotcha #3

You can interject a SQL Server Job Step into your Jobs and have this new/injected Job Step do some checking for you. Here's a look at everything that’s involved in such an approach....More
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Oct 7, 2014
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AlwaysOn Availability Groups and SQL Server Jobs, Part 9: Dynamic Detection Gotcha #2 3

Given that a USE statement is parsed before code is actually run, there are a few options that could be used as a around when it comes to detecting whether or not code should be run....More
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Oct 2, 2014
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AlwaysOn Availability Groups and SQL Server Jobs, Part 8: Dynamic Detection Gotcha #1 1

Learn about why the option of dynamically detecting whether or not to run a SQL Server Job at execution time is quite a bit more problematic than you might think....More
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