Month: October 2013

A great day at PASS Summit today.

I started out the day with the keynote presentation with some great info on PASS and the PASS volunteers, followed by Microsoft presenting  on in memory tables, and native compilation for stored procedures, described and demonstrated as “Wicked Fast”. Next

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CTE book signing at PASS SUMMIT 2013

A great turnout for the CTE book signing tonight.  Enjoy the books.   The scripts don’t appear to be available at the publisher site any more here is the download.  Download here:  Joes2Pros T-SQL Scripts

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PASS SUMMIT 2013 Keynote

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CTE Book Signing at PASS Summit – Wed 6:45pm

Wednesday at 6:45PM I will be doing a book signing of my Common Table Expressions Book. Joes2Pros will be giving away 30 books during this signing.  Come by the Joes2Pros booth for a chance at one of the 30 CTE

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PASS SUMMIT 2013 Bookstore – A Nice Surprise

After registering at PASS SUMMIT 13, I had a nice surprise. I walked over to the bookstore to see what interesting new books I could find. I discovered that they had a stack of my book on Common Table Expressions.

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Day 1 at PASS Summit 13

After the red eye flight last night I finally arrived at PASS Summit 13, and picked up my registration packet. On the cab ride from the airport I had a great lecture (not much of a discussion) from the cab

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4 days until Pass Summit 2013

This year I will be attending PASS Summit 2013 in Charlotte North Carolina. It seemed like ages ago when I registered, and now just we are just a few days away from Summit 2013. This will be the first SQL

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Working on my sessions for DevTeach in Vancouver in December.

The two sessions I will be presenting at DevTeach in Vancouver BC will be the following: Using FILESTREAM and FILETABLES in SQL Server – Configuring and Using FILESTREAM and FILETABLES in SQL Server Developers love to use SQL Server to

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I Just Passed the Certified Scrum Professional Exam

Over the last month I have been studying in preparation for the Scrum Alliance Certified Scrum Professional exam which I just passed. What I loved about preparing for he CSP exam was the amount of new material that  I was

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