Is it Time for a Professional Code of Ethics for DBAs?Commented on: 5 years ago
(April 22, 2009)
Just a random thought - Any code should include the words "To the best of my ability,...". That leaves it up to me (and my employer, I would hope) to improve my ability, through training, reading,...
The Logical Puzzle - 18 Oct 2005Commented on: 8 years ago
(November 4, 2005)
You cut a stick (of length = 1 unit) into three pieces randomly. You can only make a triangle out of them if the longest piece (x) is LESS than the combined length of the other two pieces (y and (1-x...
In managing a database or sometimes numerous databases, we often get caught up in the day-to-day maintenance and lose sight of the other principles we know are critical to ensuring optimal performance. Here’s a quick refresher....More
Alerts represent a great way to take a proactive stance on being notified or alerted when something ugly, potentially ugly, or important happens on a SQL Server. On most servers that I manage, I typically deploy a whole bevy of different alerts....More