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Nov 09, 2010

SQL Server Denali CTP Available to PASS Attendees

The first Community Technology Preview (CTP) of the next version of SQL Server, code-named “Denali,” is available to PASS attendees, MSDN, and....More
Oct 15, 2010

What I’m Looking Forward to at PASS Summit 2010

Here are three things I'm really looking forward to at PASS Summit 2010....More
Oct 08, 2010

Michael Otey on SQL Server Virtualization and Managed Self-Service BI

See what SQL Server expert Michael Otey has to say about virtualizing SQL Server, and his thoughts on the managed self-service BI features (i.e.,....More
Oct 01, 2010

Vote for Your Favorite Stickiest SQL Server Problem and Solution!

We need your help selecting the top two entries, which will win Visual Studio 2010 Ultimate with MSDN subscriptions! Please read the entries and....More
Sep 28, 2010

Product Roundup: Updates from DBSophic, WhereScape, Nob Hill Software, Idera, Red Gate Software, and More

Check out the latest products from DBSophic, WhereScape, Nob Hill Software, Idera, Red Gate Software, Werysoft. ScriptLogic, Sentrigo, and CozyRoc. ....More
Sep 23, 2010

Itzik Ben-Gan Highlights T-SQL Features He'd Like to See in SQL Server vNext

With the next version of SQL Server quickly approaching, Sheila Molnar, executive editor of SQL Server Magazine, and I sat down with T-SQL guru Itzik....More
Sep 22, 2010

Product Roundup: The Latest from Advanced System Concepts, Idera, and Red Gate Software

Check out the newest versions of products from Logi Ad Hoc, Advanced System Concepts, Idera, and Red Gate Software....More
Sep 17, 2010

Andrew Kelly’s SQL Server Performance Tuning Tips

Performance tuning expert Andrew J. Kelly offers tips on how to optimize SQL Server performance quickly....More
Aug 17, 2010

Deadline Extended—Tell Us Your Biggest SQL Server Problem and You Could Win a Visual Studio Ultimate Subscription!

Send a 600-800 word description of your tough database admin, development, or business intelligence problem and how you solved it to mkeller@sqlmag....More
Jul 20, 2010

Updating the Mega Guide to Free SQL Server Tools

Do you know of a free SQL Server tool that has been released since June 2009 that should be added to the Mega Guide? If so, I’d love to hear about it!....More
Jul 09, 2010

Kevin Kline and Brent Ozar’s Thoughts on SQL Server 2008 R2 Migration

At TechEd 2010, I had the opportunity to sit down with Kevin Kline, strategy manager for SQL Server at Quest Software, and Brent Ozar, a SQL Server....More
Jul 07, 2010

Brent Ozar and Kevin Kline on Solid State Disk Storage

At TechEd 2010, I spoke with Brent Ozar, a SQL Server DBA expert for Quest Software, and Kevin Kline, strategy manager for SQL Server at Quest....More
Jun 28, 2010

Kevin Kline and Brent Ozar Discuss When NoSQL Works Better than SQL Server

What the heck is the NoSQL movement all about, and how does it affect SQL Server developers and DBAs? I got the chance to ask Kevin Kline, strategy....More
Jun 24, 2010

Brent Ozar and Kevin Kline on the Future of Cloud Computing

I met up with Kevin Kline, strategy manager for SQL Server at Quest Software, and Brent Ozar, a SQL Server DBA expert for Quest Software, to hear....More
Jun 22, 2010

Kevin Kline and Brent Ozar Sound Off on SQL Server Virtualization

At TechEd 2010, I got the chance to sit down with Kevin Kline, strategy manager for SQL Server at Quest Software, and Brent Ozar, a SQL Server DBA....More
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