Microsoft announced the first release candidate (a.k.a. RC1) for SQL Server 2017 on Monday, July 17th. Release candidates are not a final and finished product, but they are feature complete. No new features are expected after Microsoft moves into the RC phase, only adding polish (for example, brushing up the documentation and UI) and performance […]
Melissa Connors (@MelikaNoKaOi) walks through and discusses lessons learned from her first PowerShell script, which restarts a range of remote computers.
For both T-SQL Tuesday and his #BackToBasics challenge, Aaron Bertrand (@AaronBertrand) provides some fundamental information about SQL Server backups, and why your restores can be just as important.
Aaron Bertrand (@AaronBertrand) explains why he codes defensively – matching the case of data type names, even in scenarios where it isn't strictly necessary.
Naming conventions for stored procedures is the topic for Aaron Bertrand's 9th post for his #EntryLevel series.