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This page provides an aggregate of feeds from Colorado SQL community members that blog about SQL Server.  If you live in Colorado and would like your fieed listed, please send us an email at info@coloradosql.org and let us know.

ColoradoSQL Bloggers

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 4:00:53 AM
Twitter. It can be annoying, it can be frivolous, but you’d be surprised at how many times it gives me a blog topic. This time around, I was having a back and forth with some folks about Invoke-SqlCmd. I had recommended someone try using it, which was followed by a lot of people griping about […]
Tuesday, March 14, 2017 3:55:53 AM
Care for a database related horror story? Well, it's more of a WTF moment. … More Temporary Insanity
Wednesday, February 1, 2017 3:00:28 AM
A couple years ago I wrote a blog post on shredding query plans with XML. At the time, it was just an experiment. I investigated how to parse XML and a query plan without any real goal or purpose other than “what can I do with this?” Then I left it alone and didn’t come […]
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 2:41:06 AM
Now that I’ve gotten some of my thought pieces out of my brain, I wanted to get back to some more technical posts, starting with some simpler techniques for people trying to figure out how to use SQL Server and PowerShell together. I know that a lot of database pros are starting to understand the […]
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 3:00:22 AM
Stop me if you’ve heard this one…. “We don’t have time for process, it just slows us down.” In the buzz of today’s world, you’ve probably had this thrown at you at least once. Process has supposedly become an anathema to productivity. Everyone from developers up to CTOs seem to think that you need to […]
Wednesday, January 11, 2017 3:39:48 AM
Last year, I had a pretty intense conversation with a friend of mine at a SQL Saturday. It was one of those that started with the typical “grumble grumble grumble damn devs” statement. There was a time I would have echoed that with a hearty “harrumph harrumph”, but as I’ve progressed through my career, I’ve […]
Monday, January 9, 2017 9:23:20 AM
Day 1: Today I was bestowed the honor of writing a data transformation diagram for our current major conversion project to ensure we don’t miss any of the legacy data and have a place for everything in the new system. Apparently the diagrams I’ve written in the past have been deemed “useful”.  Sweet! This new … More Musings of a Database Conversion Scribe
Wednesday, January 4, 2017 2:58:21 AM
“You must be shapeless, formless, like water. When you pour water in a cup, it becomes the cup. When you pour water in a bottle, it becomes the bottle. When you pour water in a teapot, it becomes the teapot. Water can drip and it can crash. Become like water my friend. ― Bruce Lee” […]