SQL Server 2005 Technical Overview blogcasts

New SQL Server 2005 Technical Overview blogcasts from the States   Demo 1-1 Using Object Explorer    http://www.microsoft.com/winme/0509/25037/SQL-01_Demo1.asx   Demo 2-1 Using Queries and Scripts  http://www.microsoft.com/winme/0509/25037/SQL-01_Demo2-1.asx Demo 2-2 Using Solution Explorer  http://www.microsoft.com/winme/0509/25037/SQL-01_Demo2-2.asx  Demo 3-1 Securing SQL Server with the Surface Area Configuration tool  http://www.microsoft.com/winme/0509/25037/SQL-01_Demo3-1.asx Demo 3-2 Using SAC.EXE to Export and Import Surface Area Configurations http://www.microsoft.com/winme/0509/25037/SQL-01_Demo3-2.asx  Demo 4-1 Understanding User-Schema Separation  http://www.microsoft.com/winme/0509/25037/SQL-01_Demo4.asx  Demo 5-1 Using SQL Agent Proxies  http://www.microsoft.com/winme/0509/25037/SQL-01_Demo5.asx  Demo…


Fame at last: Ten Useful Microsoft Blogs

Redmondmag.com have published an article ‘Ten Useful Microsoft Blogs’ @ http://www.redmondmag.com/columns/article.asp?EditorialsID=1044 Guess who’s number 2? Also at number 10 is the UKs own Industry Insiders blog http://blogs.technet.com/industry%5Finsiders/.  So as promised all of you who submitted articles are already gaining recognition.  Alas only two articles have come form the database community.  So come on, I know…


Blogcasts: SQL Server 2000 – Configuring System Monitor & Monitoring SQL Server performance & Configuring alerts

Three new SQL Server 2000 blogcasts out of Redmond: Demo 4-1 Configuring System Monitor                     http://www.microsoft.com/winme/0506/24231/TNT1-160_Demo_4-1.asxDemo 4-2 Monitoring SQL Server performance       http://www.microsoft.com/winme/0506/24231/TNT1-160_Demo_4-2.asxDemo 4-3 Configuring alerts                                     http://www.microsoft.com/winme/0506/24231/TNT1-160_Demo_4-3.asx


Blogcast: Using SQL 2000 Profiler

Here’s another blogcast in the SQL 2000 performance blogcast series out of the States – this time ‘Using SQL 2000 Profiler’.  This one’s a bit long at 11mins 8secs. http://www.microsoft.com/winme/0506/24231/TNT1-160_Demo_3.asx