Tag Archives: SQLSaturday

SQL Saturday 496 – Exeter – Pre-Con round-up

Where are we? What happened to the first eighth of the year? Mid-February. Three weeks and SQL Saturday 496 will be over, and I’ll be in a rehearsal for Leeds G&S Society’s production of Orpheus in the Underwear Underworld. I’d … Continue reading

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SQL Saturday 496 – Exeter 2016 – Announcement Notes

We’re alive! We’re live! And we’re planning the next SQL Saturday Exeter. Here are some links and some information that might help. SQL Saturday 469 Event Homepage Dates: 11th / 12th March 2016. Venue: Same as last time, and the … Continue reading

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Wrangling Conference Speakers

No, not PA systems, but people. As you may recall, I was the speaker liaison for SQL Saturday 194, being hosted by those lovely SQL South West people. Things went pretty smoothly; however, I do have a few observations on … Continue reading

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SQL Saturday 194 Exeter Pre-Con – PowerShell 3.0 for SQL Server Administrators and Developers

OK, Yes, it’s (yet) another post pimping a SQL Saturday 194 Exeter Pre-Con session. This time, AndrĂ© Kamman (blog|twitter)and his day of PowerShell. I’ve seen AndrĂ© perform at a SQLBits conference, where he gave a session “RoboDBA” about PowerShell, and … Continue reading

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SQL Saturday 194 Exeter Pre-Con – T-SQL and Internals

OK, Yes, it’s another post pimping a SQL Saturday 194 Exeter Pre-Con session. This time, a quick look at the Two Daves and their session on T-SQL and Internals. Now, I’ve not had the pleasure of attending a full day … Continue reading

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SQL Saturday Pre-Con – Mission-Critical Data Platforms on Windows Server 2012

OK, my homework for SQL Saturday #194 (Exeter) has slowed somewhat. However, I would like to say a few words about this particular Pre-Con. Christian Bolton & Gavin Payne are just two of the really high-powered consultancy Coeo, a very … Continue reading

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Book Review – “Securing SQL Server” by Denny Cherry

As part of my SQL Saturday 194 homework, I’m reading through “Securing SQL Server: Protecting Your Database From Attackers” by Denny Cherry (blog|@mrdenny on Twitter). Denny’s doing a full day training session (“pre-con”) at this event on “SQL Server Security”, … Continue reading

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