Elaborations on my SQL Server 2008 slides

After attending a few sessions at PASS, based on much newer builds of SQL Server 2008, I have some additional information to complement what I have published in my slides (since I am not scheduled to present the talk further, I am not going to go back and re-vamp the […]

"What's New in Katmai?" – slide deck and demo files

I have posted the slide deck and demo files for the SQL Server 2008 talk I presented to SQL Server user groups in Charlotte NC, Warwick RI and Waltham MA.  There are 11 .sql files and two PowerPoint presentations (one in 97-03 format, and one in 2007 format).  The demo […]

Speaking engagements on SQL Server 2008

Last month I prepared a webinar on the new features in Katmai for the Charlotte SQL Server User Group.  Based on that I have agreed to present similar materials (in person!) for a couple of similar groups in New England: Wednesday, September 12thSouthern New England SQL Server Users GroupNew England […]

New Cumulative Update is available

A new CU (Build 3186) has been issued by Microsoft: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/939537/Though unlike previous updates, this one is not readily available for public consumption.  You must fill out a form to obtain the download… I have this update already, due to a case I had opened with PSS, where deferred temp […]