(Pinal Dave) Sometimes I get emails from software vendors who use SQL Server as a part of their product. One of such vendor contacted me for an issue where their software install was failing because SQL Express was not getting installed. It was failing with an error.
(James Serra) Azure SQL Database Managed Instance is a new flavor of Azure SQL Database that is a game changer. It offers near-complete SQL Server compatibility and network isolation to easily lift and shift databases to Azure (you can literally backup an on-premise database and restore it into an
(Martin) 100% of our studio audience learned something!Jim described pervasive encryption for DB2 and the steps to implement it.
(Marcelo Altmann) In this blog, I’ll look at how to do MySQL point in time recovery (PITR) correctly.
(Bobby Curtis) With the release of Oracle GoldenGate 12c (22.214.171.124.x), came the support for Procedural Replication. This option is an enhancement to the integrated replicat which allows you to replicat Oracle-supplied PL/SQL procedures that cannot be replicated as DML or DDL.
(Chris Webb) Here’s one for all you M geeks out there. If you look at the example code for custom data connectors on the Power BI custom data connectors GitHub repo it’s clear that there are several M functions that are available in custom data connectors that aren’t available in Power BI Desktop. B
(Rick Strahl) Many of you probably know that Github has a GitHub Gist Site that can be used to post and share snippets of code easily. Gists are great for sharing longer code snippets on social media sites like Twitter, where you can link to a Gist for discussion.
(David Ramel) While coding cutting-edge tech in Visual Studio is cool, it’s not enough in today’s environment of communication, collaboration, agile methodologies, DevOps and so on, said experts in a panel discussion at the Live! 360 conference in Orlando.
(Jack Vaughan) Microsoft is at work on a delicate technology refresh affecting database tuning and architecture, as well as data integration and business intelligence.
(Andrejus Baranovskis) Red Samurai is using Docker for our internal development environment. We are running Oracle Database and WebLogic server (with ADF support) on Docker Cloud. It is much easier to manager Docker containers than to maintain our own server.