Monthly Archive: November 2011

'CLR Enabled' is not required to use CLR built-ins

Books Online articles referencing built-in CLR functions (such as FORMAT()) have a remark similar to the following: FORMAT relies on the presence of .the .NET Framework Common Language Runtime (CLR). A lot of people...

Determining distribution of NULL values

Today on the twitter hash tag #sqlhelp, @leenux_tux asked: How can I figure out the percentage of fields that don't have data ? After further clarification, it turns out he is after what proportion...