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Dave Walden

Next Webcast - SQL Server Indexing Tips and Tricks

Join us for this free webcast to learn about SQL Server indexing best practices.

Author: Dave Walden



SIOS

Secrets to Fast, Easy High Availability for SQL Server in Amazon Web Services

Moving SQL Server from an on-premises data center to a public cloud such as AWS can enable your business to be more agile and more responsive to changing market requirements and customer needs.

Author: SIOS



Siddharth Mehta

SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS) Administration Tutorial

Any IT environment employing SSAS as its OLAP technology typically involves the following administrative tasks. These tasks are an integral part of any SSAS solution that Developers as well as DBAs need to perform in production.

Author: Siddharth Mehta



Quest

Whitepaper - Trends in Database Administration

To gain insight into the evolving challenges for DBAs, a study was performed to survey DBAs and those responsible for the management of the corporate data management infrastructure. The more than 200 respondents came from a wide range of industries...

Author: Quest



Aaron Bertrand

Solve old problems with SQL Serverís new STRING_AGG and STRING_SPLIT functions

Read this tip to learn how to use the new SQL Server functions string_agg and string_split.

Author: Aaron Bertrand



Joe Gavin

Create an Alert in Microsoft Azure Log Analytics

In this tip we look at how to create a simple alert using Microsoft Azure Log Analytics.

Author: Joe Gavin



Edwin Sarmiento

Install and Configure SQL Server 2017 Availability Groups on Linux - Part 3

In this tip we look at how to create the Always On Availability Group with a listener name when using SQL Server on Linux.

Author: Edwin Sarmiento



Siddharth Mehta

Segmentation analysis using Mekko Charts in Power BI Desktop

In this tip we look at how to use Mekko Charts in Power BI.

Author: Siddharth Mehta



Aaron Bertrand

Solve old problems with SQL Serverís new STRING_AGG and STRING_SPLIT functions

Read this tip to learn how to use the new SQL Server functions string_agg and string_split.

Author: Aaron Bertrand



Koen Verbeeck

Improving data flow performance with SSIS AutoAdjustBufferSize property

In the new release of SQL Server 2016, a property has been added to the Integration Services (SSIS) data flow: AutoAdjustBufferSize. Read this tip to learn more.

Author: Koen Verbeeck



Aaron Bertrand

Making a more reliable and flexible sp_MSforeachdb

While the system procedure sp_MSforeachdb is neither documented nor officially supported, most SQL Server professionals have used it at one time or another. This is typically for ad hoc maintenance tasks, but many people (myself included) have used this t

Author: Aaron Bertrand



Siddharth Mehta

How to configure user permissions in SQL Server Master Data Services

In Master Data Services data is organized by models which are composed of entities which contain members. Users need to be provisioned access on different models and entities as per their authorization level. Read this tip for more on how to do this.

Author: Siddharth Mehta



Nisarg Upadhyay

How to Recover Data from a SQL Server Temporal Table

In this tip we look at how to recover deleted data from a temporal history table.

Author: Nisarg Upadhyay



Nat Sundar

Analyze UK Petition Data Using Power BI

In this tip we look at how to load and analyze UK Petition data using Power BI.

Author: Nat Sundar



Edwin Sarmiento

Install and Configure SQL Server 2017 Availability Groups on Linux - Part 3

In this tip we look at how to create the Always On Availability Group with a listener name when using SQL Server on Linux.

Author: Edwin Sarmiento



Joe Gavin

Create an Alert in Microsoft Azure Log Analytics

In this tip we look at how to create a simple alert using Microsoft Azure Log Analytics.

Author: Joe Gavin



Greg Robidoux

How to tell what SQL Server version you are running

One issue that I am often faced with is determining what service pack is installed on the SQL Server. Until recently the version of SQL Server that was installed was just a number, but now with the later service releases for SQL Server 2000 you can also

Author: Greg Robidoux



Ameena Lalani

SQL Server Replication for Temporal Tables

In this tip we look at how you can setup replication to include temporal history data.

Author: Ameena Lalani



Manvendra Singh

Add a SQL Server Database to an Existing Always On Availability Group

In this tip we will cover how to add another database to an existing Always On Availability Group.

Author: Manvendra Singh



Burt King

Encrypting passwords for use with Python and SQL Server

In this tip we look at how to secure and encrypt passwords used between Python and SQL Server.

Author: Burt King



Jeffrey Yao

Creating a SQL Server Build and Patch Release Table

In this tip we look at how to build a SQL Server patch and build release table

Author: Jeffrey Yao



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MSSQLTips is giving away $50 USD that you can use to take your team to lunch. We know you work hard as an IT Professional, so here's a little token to show our appreciation for what you do.

Author: MSSQLTips.com



Haroon Ashraf

Test Driven Development with Modern Database Tools using tSQLt

In this tip we look at how to implement test driven development for database applications.

Author: Haroon Ashraf



Daniel Calbimonte

Exam material for the Microsoft 70-535, Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions

Read this tip to find resources that will be helpful to pass Microsoft exam 70-535 Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions.

Author: Daniel Calbimonte



Daniel Farina

Issues with SQLCMD when using special characters

In this tip we look at why you might get errors with scripts that work fine in SSMS, but not with sqlcmd.

Author: Daniel Farina



Siddharth Mehta

Data exploration, drill down, and analysis using decomposition tree in Power BI Desktop

In this tip we look at how to create classification and regression trees in Power BI for data analysis.

Author: Siddharth Mehta







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