Monthly Archive: February 2011

The results are in: I'm an okay speaker.

Last weekend I spoke at SQLSaturday #60 in Cleveland, Ohio. I had a great time catching up with some existing friends and colleagues, and met a bunch of new people too. I presented two...

Get your Master Immersion learning on!

Time is running out to register for the Master Immersion training events being held in Dallas, TX by SQLskills.  These particular events will be instructed by Paul Randal (blog | twitter), Kimberly Tripp (blog...

Reflections on SQLSaturday #60 – Cleveland

Every time I attend a SQLSaturday, I leave with a rejuvenated and even further reinforced sense of community.  Cleveland (SQLSaturday #60) was by far no exception.  Allen White (blog | twitter), Erin Stellato (blog...

Some new free tools enter the SQL marketplace

A while back, I started collecting links for free SQL Server resources available to everyone in the community. I created a blog post called "Useful, free resources for SQL Server" to serve as a...

Who created that user?

Twitter has provided some great fodder for blog content lately. And twice this week, I've found an excuse to take advantage of the default trace. Tonight @meltondba asked: I'm trying to find who created...