Daniel Farina

Daniel Farina
Daniel Farina was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Self-educated, since childhood he showed a passion for learning.

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Daniel Farina was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Self-educated, since childhood he showed a passion for learning. He studied at Universidad de Buenos Aires. Daniel started working as a programmer at a young age. Over the years he specialized in databases, particularly SQL Server and Oracle. Now with 30 years of age, his work experience includes working with various technologies like VB, C, .NET, web development, Windows and Linux systems. He likes to read about science, psychology, philosophy and many other things. In his spare time, he trains powerlifting aiming to compete.
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Backup SQL Server Backup Encryption
Common Runtime Language How to Enable SQL Server CLR Integration using T-SQL
Common Runtime Language SQL Server CLR Introduction
Common Runtime Language SQL Server CLR Scalar Functions
Common Runtime Language SQL Server CLR Stored Procedure Development
Common Runtime Language SQL Server CLR Table Valued Function
Data Types Comparison of the VARCHAR(max) and VARCHAR(n) SQL Server Data Types
Data Types Overview of SQL Server sql_variant Data Type
Database Administration Deciding Between Editions of SQL Server for Production
Database Administration Execute SQL Server Script Files with the sqlcmd Utility
Database Administration How to Attach a SQL Server Database without a Transaction Log and with Open Transactions
Database Administration How to stop and start SQL Server services
Database Administration Introduction to SQL Server's sqlcmd utility
Database Administration Options to Move a Big SQL Server Database to a New Drive with Minimal Downtime
Database Administration Recover a SQL Server database prior to database changes
Database Administration SQL Server scripts to use with sqlcmd
Database Administration sqlcmd User Variables and Variable Precedence Examples
Database Administration Understanding SQL Server Schedulers, Workers and Tasks
Database Administration Using SQL Server sqlcmd scripting variables
Database Configurations Check SQL Server Instant File Initialization for all Servers
Database Console Commands DBCCs How To Interpret SQL Server DBCC SHOW_STATISTICS Output
Disaster Recovery How to Fix a Corrupt MSDB SQL Server Database
Dynamic Management Views and Functions New SQL Server 2014 Dynamic Management Views
Dynamic Management Views and Functions SQL Server 2014 Real Time Query Monitoring
Express Edition Deciding to use SQL Server 2017 Express Edition
Express Edition Installing SQL Server 2017 Express
Express Edition Introduction to SQL Server Express User Instances
Express Edition SQL Server Express Versions
Fragmentation and Index Maintenance Solving SQL Server Database Physical File Fragmentation
Functions User Defined UDF Auto Generate Create Table Script Based on SQL Server Query
In Memory OLTP Debugging Natively-Compiled Stored Procedures Statements
In Memory OLTP Determine BUCKET_COUNT for Hash Indexes for SQL Server Memory Optimized Tables
In Memory OLTP Guidelines for Using Natively-Compiled Stored Procedures in SSIS Packages
In Memory OLTP Migrate to Natively Compiled SQL Server Stored Procedures for Hekaton
In Memory OLTP Monitor Memory Consumption for SQL Server Memory Optimized Tables
In Memory OLTP Overcoming storage speed limitations with Memory-Optimized Tables for SQL Server
In Memory OLTP Setup a Memory Quota for SQL Server Memory Optimized Databases
In Memory OLTP Understanding SQL Server Memory-Optimized Tables Hash Indexes
In Memory OLTP Updating statistics for Memory-Optimized tables in SQL Server
In Memory OLTP Workaround for lack of support for constraints on SQL Server Memory-Optimized Tables
Install and Uninstall SQL Server Installation Best Practices
Integration Services Control Flow Transformations Getting File Properties using SQL Server Integration Services Add-In
Integration Services Data Flow Transformations Export SQL Server Data with Integration Services to a Mainframe
Integration Services Data Flow Transformations Importing Mainframe Data including Packed Numbers with SQL Server Integration Services
Integration Services Data Flow Transformations Importing Mainframe Data with SQL Server Integration Services
Integration Services Development Get Progress Information for SSIS Script Tasks
Integration Services Development Importing character columns containing binary zeros into SQL Server
Integration Services Development Importing Mainframe Data with SQL Server Integration Services and Host Integration Server
Integration Services Development Introduction to Mainframe Data Storage for SSIS Developers
Integration Services Performance Parallelize Data Flows with SSIS Balanced Data Distributor Transformation
Linked Servers SQL Server Linked Server Error could not map ordinals for one or more columns
Locking and Blocking Does updating SQL Server statistics cause blocking
Locking and Blocking Implementing SQL Server Transaction Retry Logic for failed transactions
Locking and Blocking Monitoring SQL Server Blocked Sessions with SQLCMD
Log Shipping Monitoring SQL Server Log Shipping with sqlcmd
Maintenance Deleting Historical Data from a Large Highly Concurrent SQL Server Database Table
Monitoring Automatically Send Performance Dashboard Reports during a database event using Reporting Services
Monitoring Create SQL Server Disk Space Report for All Servers
Monitoring Real time auditing of failed SQL Server logins with user settable performance counters in Performance Monitor
Performance Tuning Create a Process Dump of SQL Server using SqlDumper.exe Tool
Performance Tuning Disabling SQL Server Optimizer Rules with QUERYRULEOFF
Performance Tuning Enabling SQL Server Trace Flag for a Poor Performing Query Using QUERYTRACEON
Performance Tuning First Steps for SQL Server Performance Troubleshooting
Performance Tuning SQL Server Performance Tuning with Hypothetical Indexes
Performance Tuning Troubleshooting SQL Server Transaction Log Related Wait Types
Performance Tuning Usage of DBCC OPTIMIZER_WHATIF for SQL Server Query Tuning
PowerShell How to Modify the Global DNS Configuration on Servers Using PowerShell
Query Optimization Different Approaches to Correct SQL Server Parameter Sniffing
Referential Integrity SQL Server Referential Integrity Across Databases Using Triggers
Reporting Services Data Sources Implement Dynamic Data Sources in SQL Server Reporting Services
Reporting Services Development Automatic SSRS report output of all report parameter combinations
Reporting Services Development Simulate Reporting Services Data Driven Subscriptions on Unsupported Editions
Scripts Issues with SQLCMD when using special characters
Security Implementing SQL Server Row and Cell Level Security
Security Meltdown and Spectre Vulnerabilities Impact on SQL Server
SQL Operations Studio Install SQL Operations Studio on Ubuntu Linux
SQL Server 2016 Automatic Updates for SQL Server Management Studio
SQL Server 2016 Getting Per Session Wait Statistics in SQL Server 2016
SQL Server 2016 Implement Row Level Security Natively with SQL Server 2016
SQL Server 2016 Install SQL Server Management Studio with Web Installer without Internet Access
SQL Server 2016 New Features in SQL Server Management Studio for SQL Server 2016
SQL Server 2016 New SQL Server Management Studio Azure Integration
SQL Server 2016 Troubleshoot SQL Server Function Performance with the sys.dm_exec_function_stats DMV
SQL Server 2022 New and Enhanced Features in SQL Server 2022
SQL Server 2022 Using Granular Permissions with Dynamic Data Masking in SQL Server
SQL Server Agent SQL Server Agent Service Won't Start Due to Access Denied
SQL Server Configurations Increasing Buffer Pool in SQL Server 2014
SQL Server Configurations Recover SQL Server Resource Database
SQL Server Configurations SQL Server could not spawn FRunCommunicationsManager thread
SQL Server Management Studio SQL Server Management Studio Performance Dashboard Reports Overview
SQL Server on Linux Adding SQL Server Tools to the PATH Environment Variable on Linux
SQL Server on Linux Configure SQL Server on Linux
SQL Server on Linux Configure SQL Server on Linux to Use Windows Authentication
SQL Server on Linux Introduction to Bash Scripting for SQL Server DBAs
SQL Server on Linux Introduction to Bash Scripting for SQL Server: Declaration of Variables and Constants
SQL Server on Linux Introduction to Bash Scripting: Conditional Statements
SQL Server on Linux Introduction to Bash Scripting: Display User Messages and Catch User Input
SQL Server on Linux Introduction to Bash Scripting: Functions
SQL Server on Linux Introduction to Bash Scripting: Iterative Statements Using Loops
SQL Server on Linux Introduction to Bash Scripting: Parameter Expansions
SQL Server on Linux Introduction to Bash Scripting: Pipes and Redirections
SQL Server on Linux Linux Administration for SQL Server DBA’s: Changing the I/O Scheduler
SQL Server on Linux Linux Administration for SQL Server DBA’s: Checking CPU Usage
SQL Server on Linux Linux Administration for SQL Server DBA’s: Checking Disk I/O
SQL Server on Linux Linux Administration for SQL Server DBA’s: Checking Disk Space
SQL Server on Linux Linux Administration for SQL Server DBA’s: Checking Network I/O
SQL Server on Linux Restore or Attach a Windows SQL Server Database Backup on a Linux Server
SQL Server on Linux Scheduling SQL Server Tasks on Linux
SQL Server on Linux Scheduling SQL Server Tasks on Linux Part 2: Advanced Cron Topics
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SQL Server on Linux Update SQL Server Applications on Ubuntu Linux with Apt
SQL Server on Linux Upgrading an Ubuntu Linux Distribution
System Databases How to Restore Model Database in SQL Server
System Databases Replace Model SQL Server Database with a User Database
System Databases Track SQL Server TempDB Space Usage
Tools Different Ways to Connect to SQL Server Using sqlcmd
Triggers Build SQL Server CLR Triggers
Triggers DDL Trigger Notification for SQL Server Linked Server Changes
Triggers How to Create, Modify or Drop a SQL Server Trigger
Triggers How to find Updated Column in SQL Server Trigger
Triggers How to View Triggers in SQL Server Management Studio
Triggers SQL Server Trigger Best Practices
Triggers SQL Server Trigger Example
Triggers SQL Server Trigger on View Example
Triggers SQL Server Triggers Pros and Cons
TSQL Get SQL Server Row Count and Space Used with the sp_rows
TSQL SQL Server Loop through Table Rows without Cursor
Upgrades and Migrations What's new in SQL Server 2014? Is it worth the upgrade?
User Defined Type UDT SQL Server CLR User Defined Types Example
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SQL Server Triggers Tutorial SQL Server Trigger After Insert
SQL Server Triggers Tutorial SQL Server Trigger After Update
SQL Server Triggers Tutorial SQL Server Trigger After Delete
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SQL Server Triggers Tutorial DDL Triggers in SQL Server
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