Finally Got around to something about SQL Server 2008

I had a chance to attend a talk by Senior SQL Server PM about SQL Server 2008, and following were some of the key takeaways:  The key tenants in SQL Server 2008 are: Trusted – provide mechanisms to secure data (such as database encryption), ensure business cotinuity (through improvements in mirroring, clustering), predictable response (through…


SQL Server 2005 Post SP2 Cumulative Updates

The latest cumulative update for SQL Server 2005 post SP2 is: KB 939537 – Cumulative update package 3 for SQL Server 2005 Service Pack 2 – And for a regularly updated list of all the fixes for SQL Server 2005 can be found at: KB  937137 – The SQL Server 2005 builds that were released…


Something not quite SQL Related

Yesterday evening I attended the Sydney SQL Server SIG and at this meeting we had a special guest speaker from the USA – Mr Stephen Few. He presented about business intelligence from a data visualisation perspective. He talked about how BI solutions can go to total waste if the end reports are not easily communicating…


Great Resource for SQL Server Related Information

While surfing the web (as you do) I came across the following new site (at least I never visited it before). It is: Seems to have some good material on it, so the next time you are looking for something regarding SQL Server check out the above site as well.  Happy SQLing Shashank